Reviewed By: Herr Mike Style: Baltic Porter State/Country: California ABV: 8.2 Serving Type: 12 oz Look: 10 Dark chocolate color, thick tan head, thick sticky lacing Smell: 8 Spice, malt, cocoa Taste: 9 Chocolate, dark fruit, cinnamon, ginger, pepper, slight pumpkin, nutty Mouthfeel: 8 Creamy with medium carbonation Drinkability: 9 Tasty beer although I don't get much pumpkin on my palate Overall Score: 8.8 Value: 7 Cost/12 oz serving: $3.25 Overall Impression: I love Baltic Porters and this one didn't disappoint. Not a whole lot of pumpkin going on but this is one tasty beast I would drink year round.
Reviewed By: Herr Mike Style: Tripel State/Country: California ABV: 8.2% Serving Type: 12 oz Look: 8 Hazy golden color, medium white head, spotty lacing Smell: 8 Grass, spice, banana, bubble gum Taste: 8.5 Banana, pumpkin spice, honey, herbal,pepper Mouthfeel: 8 Slick with medium carbs Drinkability: 8.5 It's good but I'm not getting too much pumpkin Overall Score: 8.2 Value: 7 Cost/12 oz serving: $3.25 Overall Impression: This was a very tasty Tripel but I only got a slight pumpkin nuance. A little pricey for a 4 pack although you get the Baltic Porter in try as well.
Reviewed By: Herr Mike Style: IPA State/Country: Pennsylvania ABV: 6.4% Serving Type: 12 oz Look: 8 Tea color, thick white head, stringy lacing Smell: 8 Herbal, fruity Taste: 9 Tea, hearbal, grass, cracker, wood, caramel, apple Mouthfeel: 8 Medium with medium carbonation Drinkability: 9 A lot going on for such a low ABV beer. More please. Overall Score: 8.4 Value: 8 Cost/12 oz serving: $2.50 Overall Impression: I love how Victory tweaks the recipe for the same beer. A must try if you love IPA's.