marcus (10148) - Sacramento, California, USA - JAN 14, 2016
On tap at Capitol Beer & Tap Room. Pours dark amber with a nice beige head and a fruity treacle aroma. There is a hearty dark malt flavor with some raisin and candi sugar. Zymurgeist2 (2179) - Redwood City, California, USA - JAN 6, 2016
Draft at City Beer Store. Pours a clear reddish-brown with off white head. Aroma of cracker and dark fruit. Hops restrained in the aroma. Flavor has hops more pronounced - noble. Chewy mouthfeel. Malt and candi sugar in the flavor pair well. anders37 (26227) - Malmö, SWEDEN - APR 7, 2013
Draft @ the brewpub. Pours an amber color with a small off-white head. has a fruity malty spicy yeasty caramel aroma. Fruity malty spicy caramel flavor with weak yesaty hints. Has a fruit malty spicy yeasty caramel finish. BeerandBlues2 (13213) - Escondido, California, USA - MAR 19, 2013
Tap. Pours clear dark brown with a medium, creamy light tan head, medium retention with good lacing. Aroma is cookie and caramel malt with dates, figs, and plums, light earthy hops. Flavor is malt dominant with heavy fruity esters, light hops and bitterness with a sweet finish. Medium to full body with medium carbonation. BMan1113VR (7931) - Los Angeles, California, USA - FEB 28, 2013
On tap. Pours with a clear bronze hued body with a frothy and retentive just off-white head. Aromas are grainy, clean, malty, medium fruit with a noticeably low level of esters. Flavors finish quite dry with toasted malt, raisins, under ripe plum, lightly floral notes, mild phenol and peppery alcohol. Bone dry with creamy carbonation.
brokensail (16436) - Dublin, California, USA - JAN 27, 2013
Dark, hazy amber pour with an off-white head. Very sweet aroma of brown sugar, caramel, and dark fruit. Tons of banana and bubblegum, too. Nice clove note, some yeast, and a bit of toast. The flavor is on the sweet side with plenty of the dark fruit, brown sugar, and caramel notes. A good yeast, banana, clove, and bubblegum character. A little bit hot/boozy on the finish, though.