Ratman197 (15746) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - SEP 26, 2013
Bottle poured a clear reddish brown with a lingering ring of tan foam. Aromas of toffee, spice, light carmel and light earthiness. Palate was medium bodied and smooth. Flavors of toffee, earthiness and spice with a smooth lingering spiced toffee finish. Tmoney99 (15215) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - DEC 15, 2010
bottle. Poured clear dark brown color with an average frothy white head that was lasting and produced good lacing. Good spice and malt aroma. Medium body with a smooth sticky texture and soft texture. Moderate spice bittersweet flavor with with a moderate bittersweet finish of average duration.
Dogbrick (14389) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - DEC 27, 2012
This beer pours a clear dark copper color with a medium off-white head that dissipates steadily. Stringy lacing on the glass. The aroma consists of dark fruit and spices. Medium body with flavors of sweet malt, raisin and spice. The finish is sweet with a caramel malt aftertaste. Slightly above average overall. Drake (14358) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA - JAN 16, 2009
12 ounce bottle. Pours a reddish copper color with a medium head. Average head retention and poor lacing. Aroma is candy banana, cinnamon and nutmeg. Taste is caramel, clove and cinnamon. Very thin bodied. Lubiere (14341) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 4, 2017
A hazed reddish copper ale with a thin lacing light mocha head. In aroma, sweet fruity caramel malt with light honey, light mineral notes, tired. In mouth, sweet fruity malt with light cardboard notes, light plum, honey, tired and sad. Bottle about 6 years old.
crossovert (14233) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 15, 2011
It just doesn’t make sense it tastes like water mixed with buttery burnt peanut bridle, it has absolutely no focus. Who would be intrigued by this? who would like this? It just doesn’t make sense. bu11zeye (13288) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - JUN 29, 2009
(12oz bottle, courtesy of Cavie) Pours a clear amber body with a small off-white head. Aroma of toasted grain, roastiness, caramel, toffee, and spices. Flavor of raisins, toasted bread, caramel, grass, and herbs. jcwattsrugger (12579) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JAN 14, 2012
12oz bottle-pours copper with a light tan head. Aroma is spice, light fruit, some caramel. Taste is spice hops, medium malt-roasty/caramel/cocoa. 1st 6oz a bit thin, 2nd 6oz towards medium body. shrubber85 (11762) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - JAN 12, 2013
Bottle. Light caramel malt aroma. Amber with large tan head. Very light sweet caramel malt and mildly bitter herbal hops flavor. Mild alcohol finish. Okay - I prefer this to the spiced ones though. alexsdad06 (11387) - West Chester, Ohio, USA - SEP 17, 2017
Bottle from backlog notes. Pours a dark brown color with a small beige head. The aroma and flavor have roasted malts, some fruity character, spice, thin and not something I would revisit.