Ratman197 (14852) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - OCT 9, 2010
Bomber poured a clear reddish amber with a lasting ivory head. Aromas of toffee, brown sugar, fruittiness and spice. Palate was medium bodied and smooth. Flavors of toffee, brown sugar, dates, figs and light spice with a smooth toffee finish. djd07 (14655) - Houston, Texas, USA - NOV 17, 2011
Bottle. Pours a hazey copper with small frothy off white head. The aroma is a raisin malt and roast. Medium mouthfeel with a Sweet malt and caramel with a light dry finish. A good dubbel from Full Sail. argo0 (14127) - Washington DC, USA - OCT 27, 2010
22oz bottle. Small off-white head that mostly dissipates atop clear dark amber body. Aroma is moderately sweet, candi sugar, orange, some caramel, light clove. Taste is moderately sweet, orange, some candi sugar, caramel, light clove. Medium body, some alcohol dryness, rather drinkable. Drake (13742) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - OCT 28, 2010
22 ounce bottle from Beer Run in Charlottesville, VA, opened 10/5/10. Pours a clear reddish amber with a thin head. Decent head retention and lacing. Aroma of bread, raisins and faint caramel. The taste is toffee, brown sugar, raisins, spice and a faintly hoppy finish. Thin-medium bodied. Decent beer. Dogbrick (13036) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - JAN 15, 2011
UPDATED: FEB 9, 2011 Thanks to Homerwantsbeer for sharing a bottle. Pours a reddish-orange color with a medium off-white head that that dissipates steadily. Stringy lacing on the glass. Aroma of bananas and spices. Medium body with a sweet fruity character that has malt and yeast notes. The finish is caramel malt and bananas. Decent overall.
bu11zeye (13029) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - DEC 2, 2010
(22oz bottle, 2010 vintage, courtesy of blutt59) Pours a clear orange body with small off-white head. Aroma of herbs, caramel, brown sugar, and raisins. Flavor of herbs, grass, caramel, yeast, and raisins. Sammy (12212) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - MAR 30, 2012
Reddish hue with a small off-white head. A good yeasty aroma. Its the style, but nothing to write home about: bitter-sweet,a tad of toast. not too complex. Middling mouthfeel.
ken’s bottle. Pinball (12157) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - NOV 22, 2010
hazy amber, smooth beige head.
hoppy, "red" ,caramelly, nutty aroma.
flavor is caramelly, flowery hoppy, "red" flavor.
madsberg (11770) - Søborg, DENMARK - NOV 22, 2010
Bottled. Amber coloured. Unclear. Small beige head. Aroma of fruits, spice, light caramel. Flavour of fruits, caramel, light liqourice. Meidum bodied. Carmamelly, syrupy end. daknole (11049) - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA - JAN 14, 2011
Sampled this while I was helping in the Atlas Bistro kitchen. Aka, being Josh and Keenans kitchen bitch. Brown pour. Dried fruits, malt, candi sugar aroma. Flavor is almost good. But it’s a watery version of the aroma. Bummer.