j12601 (9891) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - MAY 14, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at the Otter. Pours a lightly crimson hued brown, clear, with a nice soft medium sized mocha head. Nice toasty malt, nutty, slight caramel sweetness. Medium bodied, a little bit sweet, nice malty backbone, smooth. Slowly developing bitterness, some grapefruit tones to it, a bit more malt and caramel, and just the slightest wet metallic tinge. Decent brown.