A: dank juniper cedar pine honeydew wildberries faint semisweet F: dank greentea lemonpepper honeydew medium-high sticky bitter pinesap mild subtly sweet malt backbone. Solid complex scarily easy-drinking 9% West Coast style IIPA.
Purchased at Total Wine & More - Pleasant Hill
A: sour/sweet driedapricot red malty subtle toasted bread faint acetic slight flanders-esque subtle oak subtle earthy funk faint lactic latex glove F: apricot marmalade on lightly toasted bread mellow sour bugs subtle oak & mild-medium caramelized sweet
Purchased at Beercraft
A: really nice dried apple pear mildly sweet/sour soft stonefruit hops very faint sulfur sunscreen? F: extremely dry, almost too much, lacking apple flavor & a bit too much carbonation but very crisp dry faint sulfur. Aroma is quite nice! Flavor alright.
Purchased at drn & erk'sEarned the Home Brewed Goodness (Level 5) badge!
A: mocha chunk icecream light toasty malt dark espresso earthy dark chocolate Kahlua wet oak bourbon. F: rich yet crisp balanced coffee chocolate toffee bourbon wet oak earthy bitter/sweet light toasty malt & nicely masked ABV. Incredibly balanced.
Purchased at Monument Wine & SpiritsEarned the Lager Jack (Level 51) badge!
A: dank peppery tangerine greentea apricot some twangy estery yeast F: low carbonation hefty bitter dank peppery pine grapefruit pith subtle earthy subtle apricot faint cracker. More carbonation & this would be excellent.
Purchased at ToronadoEarned the For the Can (Level 86) badge!