Nische (2073) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - DEC 4, 2013
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
From backlog. Pours a black body with a tan off white head. Dark chocolate notes, oak and cedar tones with a hint of pepper, nuts, and a lightly roasted body. Nice spin on a brown ale.
riversideAK (6252) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - MAR 10, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
CEdar nutty toasted sweetness on the nose. A little earthy as well. Nice soft cedar with some redidual sugars. Pours brown amber beige head, thin some lace. Flavors of cedar and toasted nuts a little roasted notes. Soft cedar throughout as well as dry earhty notes. Interesting spicy dry finish. Soft tangy tartness and bugginess. Smooth carbonation.
yrstruly (333) - Guelph, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 18, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours hazy brown with a minimal tan head. Aroma is of molasses, roasted nuts, oatmeal. Taste is fairly malty with some toast and oat, medium body that fades to a herbal hop finish.
Printerhead (6) - Tampa, Florida, USA - NOV 25, 2012 does not count
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Dark reddish brown with thin brown head. Flavor is moderately sweet. Hints of cocoa, caramel, woody cedar. Slightly nutty. Overall good.
beerfleye (2) - Vero Beach, Florida, USA - OCT 21, 2012 does not count
3.5 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 8/20
This is the best beer in the world for when you choose to smoke a cigar. A perfect compliment to an excellent cigar.
Jethro6191 (508) - Indiana, USA - AUG 5, 2012
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours a chocolate brown with a nice ivory head. Good lacing. Malt forward with Chocolate, coffee, hazelnut, and floral notes. Medium body with a slick mouthfeel.
BenKozich (6) - - JUL 1, 2012 does not count
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Great beer, not too heavy or thick, enjoyable on a hot summer day. Has flavors of oatmeal, coffee, smoke, leather, and chocolate. Excellent finish.
hopasaurus_rex (109) - Surprise, Arizona, USA - MAR 9, 2012
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours a deep dark ruby brown. Slight khaki head. Aromas of roasted malt, coffee, cocoa, oatmeal, metallic with a slightly sour note. Flavors of toffee, malt, coffee, brown sugar, roasted grains, a nice oat flavor, slight metallic flavor, slightly bitter from the roastyness. Mouthfeel is thin and slightly sticky but not too bad. Overall a pretty solid beer. Kinda tastes along the lines of a porter. Worth a try
sethbreaker (179) - New York, Greater London, USA - NOV 7, 2011
3.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Really tasty brown beer. Aromas of dark chocolate and roasted malts
Lively mouth feel , Very enjoyable
burg326 (5403) - Florida, USA - NOV 5, 2011
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap for frikin friday, 12 ounce pour that was hazy brown, aromas of wood, oatmeal, and malt. Tasted like the maduro with a touch of wood/tobacco in it.