brokensail (16342) - Dublin, California, USA - MAR 17, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Black in color with a finger of tan head. Burnt sugar, mild char, and tons of roasted malt. Nice coffee notes, dark chocolate, earthy and floral hops, and a touch of molasses. Really nice roasted malt, coffee, and bitter dark chocolate. Some molasses, hints of charred sugar, earthy hops, and a light sweetness.
Blairgus (4391) - California, USA - MAR 8, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
8 mar 2012, bottle. Dark brown. Nose is big milk chocolate at first and then coffee grounds. Thin body and mildly fizzy. Burnt coffee and blue cheese, maybe a bit oaky. Pretty good.