jbeatty (1245) - New York, USA - JAN 20, 2014
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from MikeG, 01/20/2014. Pours black, light tan head fades to a creamy haze on the surface, sticky lacing left around the inside of the glass. Aroma is strong coffee, slightly acidic, vanilla caramel, sharp roast and raw cocoa. Taste is chocolate, sour cherry, noticeable tartness, coffee and mild bourbon in the aftertaste. Medium body. Unfortunately a bit infected, at least this bottle.