Originally Posted by scottland
So i tasted the 2011 Summer Solstice today. Completely different. No vanilla at all, and it tastes just like blueberry pancakes like their Boont Amber. Not sure why they went this direction with the beer. I also updated the picture at the top of the thread with my most recent clone.
I just had the Summer Solstice, bought from Costco. I tasted the vanilla. Didn't get any blueberry pancake in it, I know the flavor you speak of from the Boont Amber.
I thought it was an excellent brew.
Thanks for the recipe. I'm looking forward to brewing this one.