mar (5477) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUL 4, 2009
bottle thanks to bu11zeye. light brown with an off white head. nose is chocolate and maple syrup. decent thickness with a chocolatey flavor that finishes with syrup. Beershine (5253) - VANCOUVER, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 28, 2009
Draft @ Annafest. Nearly black with lasting cap and scant lace. Sweet molasses and dark date sugars in the aroma. Smooth, quaffable medium body has nice drinkability. Great amount of sweetness to balance a strong mineral flavor and some bitterness too. Very earthy with some toasted wood flavors. BeerViking (5236) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 21, 2013
Near black, with a thin head, sweet coffee and treacle nose, roasty rich body but then a disconcerting cloying sweetness. Hildigöltur (5103) - København, DENMARK - APR 14, 2005
Draught. Deep dark brown coloured. Very malty aroma and flavour. Sweet. Soft mouthfeel. Well balanced. Very pleasant. Dickinsonbeer (5073) - Hoboken, New Jersey, USA - FEB 8, 2009
.5 liter bottle at Spuyten. Pours a deep dark woody amber almost brown with a nice head. Aroma is caramel malts, light toast, some slight dark chocolate nuttiness and some slight butterscotch diacetyll. Flavor is a bit more diacetyl, chocoalte malt, light roast a touch of bready yeastiness, and a nutty somewhat dry finish and a slight metallic hint in the end.
travita (5008) - Dallas, Texas, USA - SEP 1, 2009
Bottle thanks to bu11zeye. The smell is caramel, corn, malts, cereral, grains, and sort of weird like tameles. The taste is malts, cereal, cornmeal. The look is clear, light brown and has a white head. Cavie (4930) - Arlington, Texas, USA - JUL 3, 2009
Bottle courtesy of bu11zeye. Dark brown pour that is pretty clear. Hints of strong butter on the nose. Bland butter taste. Aftertaste disappears immediately. Grainy and boring. jkwalking05 (4745) - Arlington, Texas, USA - AUG 18, 2009
Bottle thanks to bu11zeye. Brown in color with a decent sized beige head. Aroma is of burnt caramel, toffee, and candy. Taste is of caramel burnt toast, toffee, and grain. Geiserich (4721) - Linz, AUSTRIA - DEC 5, 2007
Bottled: Fruity malty flavor, notes of molasse, cand and cough syrup. MEdium sweet. Quite dry and bitter finish with intensive roasted malt componentes. Aroma is sweet and malty with notes of molasse and fruit. Tasty brew. tiggmtl (4543) - East York, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 6, 2005
Clean, fresh, grainy aroma has some sweet nuttiness. Clear copper-brown with low but lasting, off-white head. Somewhat vegetal, sweet, nutty, cereal malt flavour with fair bitterness. Light body is smooth with decent fine-bubbled carbonation. Sampled at GBBF 2005.