beer-yum (1548) - Wellington, NEW ZEALAND - APR 15, 2014
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: MAY 2, 2014 Surprisingly hop forward brew that had a bite often missing from oatmeal stouts. A nice change from its smooth, chocolate/coffee flavoured contemporaries.
brokensail (16347) - Dublin, California, USA - APR 27, 2013
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 10/20
Black in color with a tan head. Roasted malt, some coffee, and dark chocolate. A touch of acidity, some toast, and a hint of caramel sweetness. The flavor is smokey and phenolic. Roasted malt, coffee, and notes of dark chocolate. Some acidity and bitterness on the finish. Mildly sweet.