bleeng (1668) - Houston nowhere near Beersel, Texas, USA - AUG 12, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap. Dark copper and a bit hazy. Nose is moderately hoppy and a bit astringent. Taste is very dry with a strong bitterness. Not much malt balance and a bit one dimenssional.
BeerandBlues2 (12338) - Escondido, California, USA - JUL 3, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Tap. Pours clear mahogany with a small, fizzy white head, short retention with light lacing. Aroma is fruity esters, caramel and cookie malt with pine, resin, and citrus hops. Flavor is malt forward with moderate hops and bitterness with fruity esters, and a sweet finish. Medium body and carbonation.