maxwelldeux (2713) - Spokane, Washington, USA - MAY 29, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Pours a mostly clear amber color with a moderate pillow off-white head. Nose is a little bitter but smells old and slightly earthy. Taste is a little bitter and quite smooth. Easy drink, but not terribly appealing.
Enjoyit (2996) - Vadum, DENMARK - MAY 26, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Clear brown of color with a white head. An aroma of bisquit, bread, toffee, metallic, hops and malty. A flavor of bread, bisquit, hops, metallic and a nice bitter finish. A nice combi of hops and malt.
ADesenberg (382) - Ohio, USA - MAY 21, 2013
3.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle: copper with a tan head. Aromas of sweet fruit. Flavor is a bitter fruitiness. Caramel. Very enjoyable.
SarkyNorthener (1089) - Walsall (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAY 17, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Copper beer with a residual head and a touch of lacing. Aroma of toffee and malts. Taste is malts, caramel and dry leaf hops. Quite decent.
mr_h (2098) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - MAY 12, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
500ml bottle courtesy of JohnRMurdoch - clear orange amber, thin bubbly off-white head, weak sweet malty aroma, no lacing, caramel, fruity, dry bitter finish
JohnRMurdoch (2701) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - MAY 12, 2013
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
500ml bottle from Beers of Europe. Medium brown colour with reddish amber hue & good head. Toffee malt aroma. Citrus caramel malt flavour. Bitter aftertaste. A good bitter.
thb (644) - Alberta, CANADA - MAY 10, 2013
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Light brown/dark orange with barely any head. Aroma is very english - grainy malts with a hint of caramel, gentle herbal and floral hops. Subtle, balanced, taste - more fruit and caramel in the taste but its still mostly just grainy. Fruity, mildly bitter finish. Really quite pleasant. Drinkable.
TizzleJizzle (452) - Garland, Texas, USA - MAY 6, 2013
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Pint bottle. Clear dark amber color with a thin tan top and great lacing. Caramel malts, toasted malts, floral finish. Medium carbonation, thin boring body. Not my cup of tea
sm89walt (1666) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - MAY 2, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
500ml bottle. A deep amber with a one finger, slowly fading off-white head. Dominant aromas of caramel and biscuit malt with some grassiness and English hop dryness. A bit heavy on the caramel malt flavour-wise too but otherwise quite bitter and resolutely quaffable. Medium length finish and carbonation on a light to medium body.
Pyrmir (2425) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - APR 22, 2013
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle, rated from backlog. Deep yellow color with white head. Aroma malty with herbal hop notes. Flavor is watery and pretty bland, low bitterness.