zippermouth (35) - Newcastle, - AUG 15, 2004
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
A regular that doesn’t come my way often enough. A traditional regular that comes in quite heavy. OK.
The_Osprey (3047) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 15, 2015
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at The Railway Putney. Dark orange or brown, still, small foamy tan head, thick lacing. Aroma is papery, card, prune, musty. Body is medium, smooth, low carbonation. Taste is rummy, buttered rye bread, twig, toffee, resin, drying astringent hops, spiced finish, palma violet linger. Pretty astringent and dry, which is fine by me.
strap (566) - Seoul, SOUTH KOREA - MAY 22, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Deep brownish red with a thick off white head. Good mix of malt and lightly hopped. Light feel and refreshing
11276 (6) - - MAY 16, 2015 does not count
3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask 16/05/2015 pours Amber with a white foamy head. Sweet malty aroma. Tastes sweet with a slight bitter aftertaste. fruity, fruitcakeish (raisin) almost spicy.
mariuszek (497) - Gdynia, POLAND - APR 16, 2015
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours amber brown, off white head, good lacing. Aroma of caramel, malt, dried fruits, some hops. Taste malty sweet and hoppy bitter.
Torrefacto (894) - Madrid, SPAIN - APR 10, 2015
2.1 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Rubí limpio, espuma canela. Sabor y aroma oxidados y ferrosos. Bastante mal , la verdad.
Cunningham (5494) - Halden, NORWAY - APR 7, 2015
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Deep brownish/amber color with a off white head. Fruity and hoppy nose. Flavour is hoppy, sweet dark malt, caramel malt and fruity. Medium body. A bit sweet and a moderate bitterness. Soft carbonation.
[On tap at Bridge House (Adnams) in London, England]
nihtila (1617) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 3, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at Standing Order. Pours deep ruby. Aroma of berries, caramel malts. Tasteis sweetish, caramel malty.
Holmen2 (1747) - NORWAY - MAR 9, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
From cask at The Crown Rivers at Heathrow Airport 09.03.15. Darkm nutty brown. Very persisten beige head and lacing. Aroma of dark malt, dark caramel, nuts, brittle and dark berries. Similar and fruity taste. Quite sweet.
Towey1989 (532) - Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - MAR 6, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at The Green Dragon, Leek (JDW) A clear ruby brown colour with a thin white head. Aroma is sweet and malty with caramel, fruitcake, berries and alcoholic scents. Taste of caramel, biscuit, fruitcake, dark fruits, nuts and some spiciness. Medium bodied and a smooth but oily texture. A soft, fruity finish. An overall good beer, full of flavour.
Grumbo (858) - Suffolk, ENGLAND - MAR 4, 2015
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at the Riverside Hotel, Ipswich. A mahogany brown colour with small off white head. Aroma of caramel, malt and dark fruit. Medium body. Average carbonation. Bittersweet finish. One of Adnams best.