yespr (44705) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - FEB 19, 2010
From tap at Monks Kettle. Pours dark brown with a small, dense, creamy and tan head, Nice minimal lacing on the glass. Aroma is dark malty and mild bourbon like. Dark roasted malt flavoured with a distinct chocolate note and vanilla flavours. Mild bourbon note into a dry malty finish. anders37 (26137) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUN 5, 2011
Draft @ FoBAB 2009, Chicago, IL. Pours a dark brown color with a small off-white head. Has a sweetish malty caramel and weak bourbon aroma. Sweetish malty caramel, toffee and dark fruit flavor with hints of bourbon and vanilla. Has a sweetish malty caramel and toffee finish with hints of oak. Ratman197 (14664) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - MAY 6, 2017
On tap at Hops and Pie poured a clear dark reddish brown with a small lasting tan head. Aromas of bourbon, caramel, oak and light fruitiness. Palate was light to medium bodied and smooth with a dry finish. Flavors of caramel, toffee, brown sugar, bourbon and light oak with a smooth dry lingering brown sugar finish. slowrunner77 (11911) - Reno, Nevada, USA - APR 12, 2017
Dark brown pour. More barrel than doppelbock, though the base doesn’t quite hit the style either. Sweet, boozy, light breadlines under the barrel. Pretty good. BVery (10297) - Plymouth, Minnesota, USA - OCT 22, 2010
Nitro tap. Very dark mahogany pour with a gray-ish head. Aroma of fruit and caramel. Full smooth body. Rich doppelbock taste with bourbon. Excellent.
alexsdad06 (10262) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - JUN 4, 2017
11.2 oz bottle shared with Tmoney99 and the Nine Giant crew. Pours a dark cola brown color with a small beige head. The aroma and flavor have dark fruits, figs, caramel, toffee, bourbon, vanilla, wood, some bready character, a slight vinous note, very good. bb (9241) - Alamo, California, USA - DEC 1, 2009
Draft. Nitro. Mahogony beer with a tan nitro head. Bourbon and light nuttiness in the aroma with light cocoa. Bourbon and malt flavor with big caramel. Medium bodied. Sweet caramel lingers with bourbon and a light nuttiness. BuckeyeBoy (7510) - Boise, Idaho, USA - MAR 3, 2017
On tap pours out dark brown almost black topped with a tan head. Nose is great bourbon barrel vanilla chocolate and pit fruit. Taste is more of the bourbon barrel vanilla roast some pit fruit and nice one. Iphonephan (6946) - Jackson Hole/McLean, Virginia, USA - MAY 29, 2017
From a 75 cl bottle, vintage 2015. Pours a hazy dark mahogany with a thin tan head. Aroma of bourbon and oak. Flavors of bourbon, vanilla and pit fruits, with a hint of chocolate. Medium bodied. Smooth finish. ajnepple (6417) - Denver, Colorado, USA - MAY 3, 2017
On tap at Hops & Pie. Brown appearance with a tan head. Aroma of bourbon, vanilla, toasted oak, mild caramel/toffee and light chocolate. Similar flavor, rich, smooth and malty with bourbon barrel complexities. Medium to full body with soft carbonation. Wow, pretty nice overall.