GothGargoyle (2587) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAY 27, 2013
On tap at Congregation Ale House Long Beach. Board said 5.5%. Dark ruby with a good off-white head that leaves a thick lacing. Aroma is brown sugar, raisins, dates, hints of chocolate and fig. Full bodied, creamy mouthfeel, complex palate, sweet with a hint of spice and a slightly bitter finish. Taste is chocolate, dates, figs, raisins, plums, molasses. brokensail (16633) - Dublin, California, USA - MAY 27, 2013
Brownish pour with a khaki head. More roast than usual for a dubbel. Sweet burnt sugar and dark fruit, some banana, bubblegum, and raisin. A bit of chocolate and mild spices. There’s a light acidity and dryness to the flavor. Sweet brown sugar, notes of banana, some dark fruit, and bubblegum. Mild chocolate on the finish.