pkomar (467) - Poznan, POLAND - JUL 4, 2017 durhambeer (2500) - Durham, North Carolina, USA - JUN 16, 2013
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Sam’s Quik Shop. Why in the world did I pay $7.99 for 12oz? An impulsive moment for me, and in retrospect a stupid one. This beer is good but far from great. Black pour, sort of flat. Nose is lots of vanilla, slightly sour oak notes, hints of chocolate. Lots more sweet chocolate, syrupy sweet, and a bit of chocolate bitterness on the finish. Far from worth the cost.
Aroma of bourbon, vanilla, chocolate and a bit of cocoa. Tongue is full of bourbon, wood and chocolate with vanilla appearing here and there and coming on its own in the aftertaste. Pretty good. Weakest side of this beer is its palate - too much carbonation, not enough body and boozy mouthfeel. At the end of the day its quite tasty, but leaving it in a cellar for a year or 2 wouldnt do it harm. rleao (12) - - JUN 15, 2017
Pours black. Medium body. Whisky aroma is noticeable in the after taste. Vanilla comes all well. Balanced but a little sweet tough aleksander9 (1736) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUN 7, 2017
-late tap from untappd- Bourbon, vanilla and roast. Slick finish. Well done. Hopper8 (178) - Holland, Michigan, USA - JUN 4, 2017
This is a very good beer. Black pour with a thicker tan head. There is a distinct vanilla and bourbon aroma. Chocolately with fig and barley present. Overall enjoyable and sippable. campbell3414 (1) - - MAY 14, 2017 does not count
I am new to trying anything other than bud light or pbr so this is a whole new world to me.
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BroadestTom (446) - Pennsylvania, USA - APR 2, 2017
Aroma chocolate, roasty, woody, bourbon,
Appearance black, tan foam, brown foam,
Taste medium sweetness, lightly bitter,
Palate medium body,
Overall nice barrel character with vanilla and bourbon. A little thinner than I would have liked but the taste makes me look past that. I would suggest this beer to a friend. nimbleprop (8382) - SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAR 25, 2017
12oz bottle from Salud pours an opaque black with some thin grey head, no legs. Nose has cola, vanilla, heavy molasses, licorice, some dried cherry, burnt coconut meat. Flavor is chocolate cherry cordial, chocolate covered espresso bean, some toasted wood, a little soy/umami, dark fruits too. Finishes full bodied, boozy and lightly astringent. LinusStick (3462) - Moon Twp, suburb of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 10, 2017
Delicious take on this beer. Aroma was big and full. Strong vanilla, bourbon and chocolate. Pour was a deep dark brown with a thin tan film for a head. Taste was huge and flavorful. Strong chocolate, vanilla and wood flavors. Nice bourbon backbone. As t warmed some caramel and roasted malt because more noticeable. Mild carbonation sinfull (1655) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - MAR 8, 2017
Black color . Nice , beige head. Bourbon , chocolate, vanilla and dark fruits in aroma. Moderate sweetness in taste. Bourbon, warming finish.
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UPDATED: FEB 21, 2017 Poured a dark, dark brown with a healthy tan head which lingered.....aroma is chocolate, bourbon, vanilla.....taste is smooth as if oats are involved, chocolate up front, booze, cherry, bourbon, oaked vanilla, licorice takes over huge and dwarfs all the other flavors then won’t let go.