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★ Review: East End Gratitude (Bourbon Barrel Aged)

4.2/5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20 2016 release, roughly a year in the barrel. looks cloudier than regular gratitude. a side by side to gratitude which is transluencet this is way more opaque. This aroma is insane!!!! it’s like a vanilla bean sunday. it smells like a snickers bar or …

★ Review: Sierra Nevada 35th Anniversary Ale

3.5/5    AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20 AdamChandler (4239) – Enfield, New Hampshire, USA – MAY 21, 2016 Sierra 30th, it was the series of beers that actually got me to start rating beers. When I saw 35th anniversary at Sierra Nevada in NC, I had to buy a bottle. Very exciting. A – It’s a little hazy, reddish brown. 1 finger, …

★ Review: The Bruery So Happens It’s Tuesday

3.7/5    AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20 AdamChandler (4239) – Enfield, New Hampshire, USA – MAY 21, 2016 75CL, 2016 Variant. A – 2 finger tan head. Pitch black. Looks like Black Tuesday for sure. S – It doesn’t have the booming booz that regular Black Tuesday has but the vanilla, fudge and espresso bean is still very present. T – I …

★ Review: Trillium Night & Day (Indian Monsooned Malabar)

4.2/5    AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20 AdamChandler (4239) – Enfield, New Hampshire, USA – MAY 22, 2016  750ML from Clark. Thanks for sharing. Bottled 4/27/2016 A – Pitch black, pours thick and syrupy. 2 finger tan espresso head that’s dense with a little lacing. S – This aroma is insane. IT smells like the best espresso w/ sugar mocha latte I’ve …

★ Review: Boon Oude Geuze Black Label

3.5/5    AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20 AdamChandler (4239) – Enfield, New Hampshire, USA – MAY 21, 2016 75CL, thanks for Clark for sharing. Shelf-Acquired. A – Nice cork pop. hazy orange with a small orange head. S – Smells like lemon-skin, egg, sulphur, key-lime pie, oak. T – Sweet that fades to a dryness with lemon, watermelon, medicinal, good finish. M …

★ Review: “Hill Farmstead Works of Love (Anchorage – 2015)”

4.4/5    AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20 AdamChandler (4239) – Enfield, New Hampshire, USA – MAY 22, 2016 Picked this up 5 days ago at the brewery. Stored upright and cold. Split 4 ways. A – Very very cloudy but that probably would change w/ time as the yeast in suspension drops. Looks like a light orange, 2 finger solid white head, …

★ Review: Hill Farmstead Works of Love (Thiriez – 2015)

3.8/5    AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20 AdamChandler (4187) – Enfield, New Hampshire, USA – APR 25, 2016  Small bottle, 375? Split 2 ways after keeping it upright in the fridge for a week. A – Very cloudy it’s this lemon color with a solid white foamy head like meringue S – Very tropical aroma. Pineapple for sure, mango, lemon and oak. …

★ Review: Hill Farmstead Sumner

4.3/5    AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20 AdamChandler (4187) – Enfield, New Hampshire, USA – APR 25, 2016 75CL Growler, consumed a day after filling A – Beautiful hazy orange. A thin bubbly white head. Fades to a thin line S – The nose is really great. This huge juicing orange aroma. Grapefruit, lemons, just yeah. Smells so damn good. T – …

★ Review: Bruery Arbre (Light, Medium & Alligator)

Light: 3.4/5 Doing these side by side, 75CL split a few ways. Light toast version A – Black with some maroon, reddish edges, 1 finger head that sticks around on the edges. S – It smells really nice. Lots of vanilla, some marshmallow and oak. oak is certainly light but present. T – Very light …

★ Review: Trillium Blackberry Soak

Overall 3.7/5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20 AdamChandler (4089) – Enfield, New Hampshire, USA – FEB 20, 2016 Thanks Clark for sharing this 750ML bottle. A – This is a beautiful blood red color with a small head that fades slowly. S – The aroma is very good. Whoa. So …