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Brewed by Adnams
Style: Old Ale
Southwold, England

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RATINGS: 72   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.15   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
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Cask; Seasonal - October to December.


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2.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
greenmanalishi (479) - Leicestershire, - OCT 10, 2011
Malty caramels, raisin, milk, bit of liquorice spice, but still blander that I was hoping for, and I’m not sure it was in the best condition off the cask.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
dynamiteninja (1545) - Richmond, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 27, 2014
Cask at the Bishop Blaize, Richmond. Dark body. Chocolate, grass, red fruit, spice, bubblegum, blackberries. Bittersweet.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hohops (320) - Kent, ENGLAND - OCT 19, 2014
Cask. Appearance is dark brown/mahogany. One finger off-white, slightly creamy head. Malty, raisiny aroma. Dark fruits in the taste, raisin, lots of dark malt, some bitterness at the end. Good.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
joergen (21120) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 17, 2014
Cask at Charlies Dark brown colored with a small off-white head. Fruity aroma of caramel, dried fruits and berries. Fruity flavor of caramel and berries with notes of dried fruits. Fruity finish.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jjsint (839) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 4, 2014
Cask at the Pint Shop, Cambridge. Chestnut brown, clear and flat. Smell of caramel, figs, some smoke, some wood. Taste is a bland sour/sweet with a bitter finish. Surprisingly slight palette, and flat and flat can be. Not overenamoured of this one.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bragesnak (5387) - Aarhus, DENMARK - MAR 3, 2014
Cockney Pub, Aarhus, Dk. Cask, 010214. Amber with small white head. Aroma of malt. Flavor woth some fruit and spices.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dedollewaitor (14045) - Odense, DENMARK - FEB 14, 2014
Cask @ C4, Odense. Pours dark brown with a small creamy head. Rich malty. Dark dried fruit and caramel. Vinous and smooth.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Christian (11219) - Odense, DENMARK - FEB 11, 2014
Cask at Christian Firtal. Dark brown with a lasting off-white head. Malty aroma with bread and biscuit, and a touch of dried fruit. Sweetish malty flavour with fruity character, and even an unexpected touch of banana.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
AshtonMcCobb (2701) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 11, 2014
On tap at the Bow Bar. Appearance -close to opaque black with a red chink. Nose - dry and malty with just a hint of chocolate and just a hint of sweetness. Taste - honey and malt with a hint of chocolate. Palate - medium bodied with a drying texture. Relatively clean finish. Overall - true to the style.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
chrisv10 (11251) - DENMARK - JAN 10, 2014
Cask @ Cockney. Very dark brown with medium creamy beige head. Aroma is malt, caramel, chocolate and bread. Flavour is malt, chocolate, caramel, bread, medium sweet and a little bitter.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Camons (6125) - Hasselager, DENMARK - JAN 4, 2014
Cask @ Cockney Pub, Århus. Pours dark amber with a creamy light brown head. Aroma of malt, caramel, some dark dried fruit. Flavor is sweet malty, caramel, dark fruity. Medium body, oily mouthfeel, soft carbonation. 040114


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