pkbites (970) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - JUN 7, 2017 strings (377) - Sydney, - MAR 21, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Draft in Honolulu. Nice level of burnt toffee. Quite low carbonation with no head to speak of, a good hearty beverage.
Tap. Brownish gold color. Sweet aroma. Some light toffee but otherwise grainy as hell. Not sure why this style doesn’t thrill me as much as I’d think it would. This is rather mediocre. PugUglyBrewer (764) - - APR 27, 2017
Clean garnet color with a creamy heady of white foam. Caramel, soft dried stone fruit and fig, and whole grain cereal aromatics and flavors. Finishes smooth, sweet, and fruity. Luneylane (226) - Taipei City, TAIWAN - JAN 18, 2017
Draught from GB’s in Xin Yi. Aroma: cherries, tobacco, caramel, it smells delicious. Appearance: medium brown, opaque with minimal head. Palate: full bodied, quite a thick texture, average carbonation, a complex and satisfying, tasty finish. Taste: sweet, predominently caramel, plus lightly bitter. Well-balanced, I really enjoyed it. SHIG (4964) - Wasilla, Alaska, USA - NOV 27, 2016
Draft: Poured a orange brown with white head. Aroma is sweet malts. Taste is grain and small hints of malts. Sweet sugary finish. jsporrer (1085) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - SEP 12, 2016
Sample on tap @ the brew house restaurant in Baltimore, MD. Pours a deep rusty orange with a thin white ring. Not much aroma but big on flavor. Nice caramel malty taste. Pretty enjoyable.
DenverLogan (1237) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - AUG 29, 2016
From a bottle into a Free State beer glass. Pours amber with small head and lace. Aroma of roasty malts, caramel, grains. Significant carbonation and mouthfeel. Flavors of rich malts, grains, straw hops, rye, minerals, copper oxide. Overall rich, flavorful but with a slight metallic finish. deyholla (12021) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - JUN 19, 2016
On tap at Gordon Biersch. Pours a clear deep amber with a tan head that lasts throughout the beer. Aroma has sweet grains and sweet bread with a touch of caramel. Flavor is similar with sweet grains, caramel and a bit of sweet bread. BlackHaddock (7566) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - MAY 23, 2016
12oz bottle on my daughters patio, 21st May 2016. Autumnal orange in colour, large off-white head. Malty molasses rule the nose and flavour of this sweet tasting brew. Decent enough even if it is on the sweet side of things. bigbish (715) - California, USA - APR 21, 2016
An easy drinking example of this style. Nothing crazy or over the top, sweet malt with a hint of hop flavor. Nice beer. drjoeng (1358) - SINGAPORE - APR 18, 2016
Tapped out deep amber. 18ºSRM.
Nose has some sweet, alcoholic, phenolic aromas. Beery and just happy with the promise of a proper Munic welcome. There is some fresh nut aroma in the nose as well. Very very welcoming.
Mouthfeel is soapy., Palate has ample roasted malt with dark wheat toast, caramel, toasted almonds and hazelnuts. Some raw walnut body, especially in the tail end of the palate. No hops.
The finish is so very very pleasant and very smooth. For an airport tap, this was likely one of my more memorable experiences! Why? It had a full-bodied malty backbone, some clean bitter hops and enough alcohol to round off the entire palate with some faint stone fruit sweetness and fruitiness,
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