Dry feel translates into acrid dust flavor. If starving in a town coming like tumbleweed, & in need of a shot to chase it down, well... should it taste like this, things could be worse. Remember the proverb: Life is not holding a good hand; life is playing a poor hand well.
Appearance 4.8 / 5
|Color:||dark strawberry blonde|
Aroma 6.4 / 10
hush of criollo cream, soil & dark teak anchoring red plums, huckleberry, cranberry, & rhubarb
Mouthfeel 9.9 / 15
Flavor 36 / 50
burly wood bitter -> plum / rhubarb -> gets spirited into berry gin (huck ‘n cran) -> rising raspberry sunburst -> inessential chocolate
Quality 13.9 / 20
Well-modulating acids but ultimately angular, hard, & unrich.