Once you are over the dominant anise flavour it's actually quite pleasant.Earned the Cheers to Independent U.S. Craft Breweries (Level 2) badge! Earned the Beer of the World (Level 3) badge! Earned the Heavy Weight (Level 23) badge! Earned the 2X (Level 11) badge!
Not sure the barrel ageing has done enough to make it much different. Raven is good enough as it is.Earned the Draft City (Level 21) badge! Earned the God Save the Queen (Level 90) badge! Earned the Tower of Beer (Level 25) badge!
Juicy with great hop flavour and aroma. Good bitterness too. Maybe a tad too much lactose if I'm being harsh. It is good though.Earned the Photogenic Brew (Level 68) badge! Earned the Haze for Days (Level 2) badge! Earned the God Save the Queen (Level 89) badge!