BiiruBierBeer (1049) - Phoenix, Arizona, USA - MAY 8, 2015
Smell is malt. Taste is pretty much just straight malt. Medium body, medium carbonation, and mild foam. DCLawyer (2845) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - APR 19, 2015
2010 bottle shared at Travlr’s DC Pre-Thanksgiving tasting. Moderate brown with off-white head. Caramel, nuts, banana (the plantains?), earth. Pretty smooth. MrChopin (4304) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - NOV 26, 2014
[ Bottle ][ 1oz ][ Tasting ][ ][ Snifter ][ 11.09.14 ]Iphonephan (6985) - Jackson Hole/McLean, Virginia, USA - NOV 10, 2014
Murky amber, foamy white head laces well. Sugary nut nose, desert like and cheap. Ultra sweet front tingles jowls, paper and sugar, light nut, heavy pie crust end, tons of sweetness all over.
From a 75 cl bottle at the DC Pre-Turkey Day Tasting, Novemeber 9, 2014. Vintage 2010. Caramel nose. Mellow flavors of light butterscotch and banana. Some oxidation, but still pretty tasty. GenDV138 (7284) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - NOV 9, 2014
750 ml bottle at the RateBeer DC Tasting. Hazy brown with off-white head. Aromas of roasted banana, roasty notes, a little caramel. Tastes of caramel, bananas, light nuts, a little woodiness. Medium body with a dry finish.
solidfunk (8943) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - NOV 9, 2014
Tastes like beer advocacy to me. Light roast. Some caramel. Light amber finish. Bottle. Westchesterco (2043) - mclean, Virginia, USA - NOV 9, 2014
Poured from a bottle it is a cloudy amber with a slight head. The aroma is citrus and the taste is a smokey flavor that overpowers the taste of anuthing else
BeerandBlues2 (13307) - Escondido, California, USA - NOV 9, 2014
Bottle. Pours clear amber with a medium, frothy off-white head, medium retention with good lacing. Aroma is carob, toast and bread malt, plantains, dates, light vanilla and earthy hops. Flavor is malt dominant, plantains and carob with light earthy hops and bitterness and a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation. slowrunner77 (12044) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 21, 2014
Porter like with it’s roastiness though a little sweeter like a brown. Fairly strong nutty aroma and flavor. As advertised. Solid all around. merc7186 (3142) - North Tonawanda, New York, USA - APR 4, 2014
Aroma: Smoked Pecans, Bready, Mild Carrot?
Appearance: Amber/Orangish Hue, Passes Some Light, Off White Head Ring, Mild Lacing
Taste: Pecans, Mildly Smoked Malts, Mildly Boozy
Mouthfeel: Average Carbonation, Medium Bodied, Mildly Boozy, Mildly Sweet