BeerandBlues2 (13075) - Escondido, California, USA - NOV 10, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask. Pours black with a medium, frothy light tan head, short retention with spare lacing. Aroma is chocolate and roast malt with light coffee notes, bourbon and oak, dark fruity esters and vanilla. Flavor is malt forward with bourbon, oak, vanilla and dark fruity esters and a sweet finish. Medium body and carbonation.
sonnycheeba (5915) - Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland, USA - NOV 10, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask. Pours deep, dark brown with thin, fizzy tan head; short retention and minimal lacing. Aroma is oak, roasted malts, caramel, plums, figs, and light earthy hops. Flavor is roast malt forward with great oak notes along with dark fruit esters and supporting hops; dry, oak finish. Medium body and low carbonation.