czar (8819) - Québec, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 19, 2012
4.2 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
on tap at festibiere quebec, qc. very dark brown, almost black with a creamy dark beige head, very good retention and lacing. strong coffee roasted malts along with spices and bananas. some phenols but they somewhat fit. very light acidity. maple, never cloying. soft carbonation - creamy, full body, big grassy and resinous hops for a relatively short but present finish. highlight of this festival!