brokensail (16342) - Dublin, California, USA - DEC 9, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
UPDATED: DEC 24, 2012 Strong Ale 2012. Amber colored pour with an off-white head. Spicy aroma, nice nutmeg, ginger, and all spice notes, some sweet caramel, dark fruit, and toffee. A hint of vanilla, too. Sweet flavor, mostly brown sugar and caramel, some fruit, and a nice spice character of ginger, cinnamon, all spice, and nutmeg. Nice vanilla and toffee maltiness.