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Review by tavernjef on 09/25/09  
Score Appearance Smell Taste Mouthfeel Overall Impression Year
76 3 8 16 4 7 2009
Nice amber color with a haze and creamy white head. Good floral hoppy aroma with a thin pasta-like background, very fresh and open. Excellent caramel malt flavor, and some light nut grainyness balanced in. Smooth feel, light-medium body with a very nice firm, slightly bitter finish. One good amber with great caramel and hops.

Served In: Pint Glass

Review by seaoflament on 03/22/09  
Score Appearance Smell Taste Mouthfeel Overall Impression Year
80 3 9 16 4 8 2009
*Uploading my old reviews, this one has a review date of: 1-29-08. If I can acquire the beer again I will re-review it*

Thanks to Floydster for this extra.

This one was one of the first beers that got me into craft beers, it was one of my favorites as I explored the beer world and I have not had one in about a year or so. I hope it's still as good as I thought it was.

Pours almost a muddy brown color with a tinge of orange. About a half inch foam forms as I pour into my pint glass and it quickly falls to a thin layer.

It has a nice toasted malt character with lots of dark fruits surprisingly, I do not recall it smelling like that. Sweet potato and caramel, sweet dates, raisins, ripe figs and maybe little bit of smoke. A little nutty as well.

A more subtle dark fruit presence is detected in the taste. Toasted bread and a bit of caramel as well. Very little bitterness in the finish.

Well carbonated and very good mouthfeel. I still believe this one is among the best amber ales out there.

Served In: Pint Glass

Review by Oxymoron on 12/03/08  
Score Appearance Smell Taste Mouthfeel Overall Impression Year
72 3 9 15 3 6 2008
What is the story morning glory? Pours a darker brownish amber color with a good pour leaving an ample white head. Good frothiness but some bigger bubbles. Ok retention and decent lacing.

The nose is mostly malt up front but a nice hop finish as well. Some grainy and caramel with a nice toasted almost bready quality. Some lighter sweeter but not really sugary notes but a flare of nutty esters as well. The hops have a floral and lighter earthy smell.

The taste is similar. The malt is more prominent then what the nose first indicated. A more malty presence with stronger notes of caramel and bready flavors. The nuttiness comes out more with a off-flavored organic taste. A touch of DMS as well. There is a nice lingering bitterness in the aftertaste. Some lighter floral finishing hops as well.

The body is closer to mid than full body quality. A bit chewy with good carbonation. Easy to drink but some off flavors limit this beer.

Served In: Pint Glass

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