Characterized by a complex, spicy, phenolic flavor. Yeast-generated fruity banana esters are in the background. Pale/light-colored ale may finish sweet, though any sweet finish can be light on the palate. This beer is full bodied with a hop leaning balance with the malt. Brewing sugar was used to lighten the perception of body. Its sweetness will come from very pale malts. You will perceive the alcohol strength and flavor. The head retention is dense and mousse like.