Tmoney99 (14196) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAR 5, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft sample at MBGWF 12. Poured a black color with a large frothy brown head that lasted with excellent lacing. Moderate to heavy roasted chocolate, banana and alcohol aroma. Medium to heavy chocolate sweet malt flavor with a medium to heavy sweet finish of moderate to long duration. Full body with a smooth texture and flat carbonation. Interesting complex beer.
Silphium (3196) - Traverse City, Michigan, USA - DEC 29, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft at HopCat, Grand Rapids. Deep opaque brown-red body, thin clumping light brown head. Roasted nose with faint hints of banana. Body with roasted malts and lots of chocolate/chocolate liqueur in addition to hints of banana. Solid.