brokensail (16111) - Dublin, California, USA - DEC 15, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
On tap @ Pizza Port Solana Beach. Light brown pour with a khaki head. Big roasted malt, coffee, and caramel. Quite toasty. A bit of molasses and chocolate. Flavor is a touch acidic and bitter. Some sweet caramel, molasses, and chocolate. Coffee grounds, roasted malt, and a bit of earthy hops.
GT (9982) - Oceanside, California, USA - NOV 4, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap at PPOB. Listed at 5.8 or 5.9% abv. Poured a clear lighter brown with excellent lacing. Tootsie roll aroma, milk chocolate. Taste is very hoppy, nearly anesthetic with ash/soil. Drinkable, but another meh brown ale from pizza port :/