csaso (2306) - Missouri, USA - JAN 12, 2016
Tap - good size foamy head, beautiful dark Amber color, moderate piney hop aroma and flavor, well balanced with earthy malts, smooth creamy finish, very good overall
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Red pour from draft at destihl. White head. Fruity and malty. A bit dry. Pretty solid for he style. wxman (1834) - O’Fallon, Illinois, USA - SEP 11, 2014
On tap at the Wine Tap. Pours a cloudy amber with a thick small bead white head that lasts throughout and coats the glass. Aroma is piney hop spice. Taste is sweet caramel malt, crackers and some grapefruit and hop bitterness. Quite good; more like a hoppy pale ale, but not so much like an IPA. gschrade (1094) - Collinsville, Illinois, USA - AUG 8, 2014
I had this at Global Brew. Pours reddish with a off white head. Taste Carmel, sweet, lightly hoppy. I thought this was good. I could drink this again.
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Draft. Copper with medium off white head. Aroma of malt sweetness and caramel. Light body with floral hop bitterness, malt sweetness, and a bitter finish.
Mariusz (12066) - Baden-Baden, GERMANY - JUL 7, 2014
Pours reddish amber with a frothy head. Aroma is bery malty. Good stuff. Slight bitterness to it. brokensail (16601) - Dublin, California, USA - JUN 22, 2014
On tap @ Destihl. Amber pour with a finger of off-white foam. Malty amber ale. Dominant toast, toffee, and caramel malt nose. Light herbal and floral hops. A touch of red fruit esters. Slightly woody. Taste is heavy on the malt sweetness. Dominated by toast and toffee. Sweet caramel, some sweet red berry, and a mild woody, herbal bitterness. deyholla (11900) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JUN 19, 2014
Sampled from the tap at the Normal brewpub. Pours a clear reddish amber with an off white head that dissipates slowly to the edges. Aroma has a good amount of earthy grain and bread with a bit of hay and sweetness. Flavor has a good amount of bread with some straw and hay backing. jandd1983 (4442) - Wentzville, Missouri, USA - APR 29, 2014
Sampled at the Normal brewpub. It poured a dark copper color with an off-white head. The aroma was of cereal with some dandelions. The taste was of more cereal and toast. It had a nice roasted finish with some peanuts and even a hint of chocolate. Not bad. hayduke (5601) - Eureka, California, USA - APR 26, 2014
Sampled at the brewpub in Normal, IL. Came in the glass amber. Not mcc head. What was there seems off white. Medium body. Flavor is malty with some spicy hops. Light bitter nutty finish. Not my favorite style to begin with. Not much going one here.