TizzleJizzle (792) - Garland, Texas, USA - OCT 15, 2016 Snojerk321 (2984) - San Diego, California, USA - AUG 23, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
12oz bottle. Clear caramel color with a ring white of head. The aroma is great - super malty with an enticing spicyness. Lots of malt in the flavor as well with a chocolatey finish. Not a bad scotch ale.
12 oz bottle. Poured a murky brown with a beige head. Taste of caramel malts, toffee, with a sweet finish. Average carbonation, medium body. vtafro (7444) - Wayne, New Jersey, USA - JUN 21, 2016
Bottle. Brown pour with tan head. Infected? Fruity tart, yeast, Brett aromas, saison. Herbal, fruit, Brett tart notes. Some oxidation. Not what it should be, but I probably like it better this way. tysongillmore (362) - Tucson, Arizona, USA - NOV 21, 2015
I didn't take any extra notes when I tried this beer for the first time but I'm gonna try it again and update my comments.
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12oz bottle thanks to Toby. Pours out a mahogany topped with small head. Nose is caramel toffee. Taste is more of the sweetness caramel toffee sweetness. Zita (6331) - Assentoft, DENMARK - APR 2, 2015
Sep2011:light sweet sour malty aroma,dark amber, light brown foam, light sweetness, lightly bitter, light soft and creamy, light dry finish.
MadIndian (2743) - Levittown, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 3, 2015
Bottle from SJ. Nice notes of Peat, caramel malts, Earth / dirt and hop. Body was medium. Nicely done. baraciisch (3387) - California, USA - FEB 1, 2015
Mahogany brown in color... Aroma of peated malts, smoke, tobacco, humidor... Flavor is fairly thin initially, smoke, peated malts and tobacco, would be pretty bland if it weren't for the barrel aging... Lots of peat on finish... Minimal carbonation, almost like drinking scotch...Decent slowrunner77 (12895) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 1, 2014
"nice use of peat, along with a tobacco aspect to the aroma and flavor that i really dug. if it weren’t for those things, this would be uninspired, but it turned out a nice malt bomb if a little thin." Travlr (26134) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - AUG 21, 2014
Clear amber color, tiny off white head. Aroma of perfume and caramel. Taste is sweet and plain, slight bitter finish. GG (2332) - NorCal, California, USA - JUN 26, 2014
12oz bottle -
Aroma and flavor had some oxidation and while sometimes I think oxidation can be nice in certain styles (including scotch ales), because this was an ale of what thought was on the "delicate" side, the oxidation didn’t help it. But, still a really nice beer.