detroiter (958) - Euphoria, Minnesota, USA - JAN 14, 2007
4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 18/20
Pours a deep black, topped by a thin film of cream colored foam. Slight head retention, scant lacing. Mild roast in the aroma.
Bolder flavors of roasted chocolate malt, a bit of coffee, and licorice towards the finish. Mild fresh vanilla in the aftertaste. Smooth body, moderate carbonation. The alcohol is hidden. Made with British Pale malt, roasted malt, Fuggles hops, and aged with fresh vanilla beans.