Ratman197 (14380) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - FEB 26, 2011
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at Avery Strong Ale Fest poured a translucent dark brown nearly black with a lasting brown head. Aromas of oak, vanilla, roasted malt, dark chocolate and light coconut. Palate was medium bodied and smooth. Flavors of oak, vanilla, roasted malt, bitter chocolate and light carmel with a smooth lingering oak finish.