Taster at Spuyten Duyvil during Zwanze. Black color, small tan head. Smells of wood, bourbon, booze, marzipan, some glue, vanilla, very nice smell. Full body, light carbonation. Tastes of glue, booze, peppery notes, some wood, peppery, grassy. Finishes dry and lightly sour with notes of wood, peppery notes and some glue. Nice stuff, got super heavy once warm, but good overall 8,4,7,3,15
Bottle at RBSG Perennial stop. Pours dark brown with white head. Nose/taste of charred oak, whiskey, tart cherry, sour dark fruit and soured caramel/chocolate. Medium body.
Bottle - Sour cherry, roast malts and barrel notes. Jet black with a thin beige head. Sour cherry, roast malts, some vanilla and chocolate. Almost like a well done Cherry filled chocolate. Funky, sour, rich and malty make this an awesome experiment in what you can do if you are willing to try.