nightrider (754) - encinitas, California, USA - APR 3, 2011 BMan1113VR (7930) - Los Angeles, California, USA - FEB 2, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On cask. Pours with a hazed copper-bronze hued body with a lasting tan head. Aromas are a bit of tart cherry, almonds, dried fruits and lots of esters. Flavors are of dried fruits, caramel, lots of esters. Ginger, cherry, plum. Medium sweet. Light carbonation. Creamy.
From the cask at PP Carlsbad. Brown in color with not much head. Aromas were of yeast, bread, and bubble gum. Medium bodied beer with flavors of earthy malt, dried fruit and a light bit of sour cherries. Semi sweet with some mild tartness. Pretty god brew. JohnnyJ (5569) - San Diego, California, USA - MAR 22, 2011
Cask at PP Carlsbad. Muddy brown, slightly red, pour, creamy cask head. Sweet bubble gum, caramel, raisin, biscuit, and a fairly strong presence of cherries. Not "sour", but still a nice fruited dubbel. badlizard (5533) - Berkeley, California, USA - MAR 19, 2011
Cloudy light brown with a cream white head. Bubble gum aroma. Tastes of bread cherry and bubble gum taste.