strap (592) - Seoul, SOUTH KOREA - AUG 20, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 12/20
I’m a fan of the cask ales. Not a lot of complexity, but smooth and refreshing with a little bitter. Hops are well balanced
gegwilson (2197) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUL 13, 2015
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask in one of Adnam’s many Suffolk pubs. Amber with a thin off white head. The taste is citrus with toasty malt. A decent enough bitter.
culchiem (3050) - Berlin, GERMANY - JUN 14, 2015
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 10/20
Cask. Clean nut brown with a solid head. Aroma is thin caramel. Flavour is dry bitter malt and hop. Light start but turns into a long bitter finish.
Grumbo (883) - Suffolk, ENGLAND - JUN 3, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
From cask at the Waldringfield Maybush, Suffolk. Pours a light brown colour with a small white head, an attractive looking pint. Aroma is malty, caramel, with fruity notes. Medium sweetness with a touch of sourness. Light body, texture fairly thin, average carbonation initially though going rather flat. Finish is of caramel. A good bitter.
SlackerMads (2222) - DENMARK - MAY 12, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask. Clear hazelnut brown with a medium sized frothy off white head. Nuts, wood and cocoa in the nose. Soft malty flavor, brown sugar, light toffee, light grain, bark. Some black berries. Medium body, light fat, soft sweet with mild bitterness. Soft malty finish. Fair enough, a bit fat and not too interesting overall.
zimbo (766) - SCOTLAND - MAY 1, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Thick very creamy quarter inch heavy white head. Amber brown body. Dark fruit nose.Dominated by a bushel of apples with a dark dank must quality with an unexpected sourness before a longer bitter quality. Somewhat dilute. Lacks balance. Decent.
Mjp12 (824) - York, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 23, 2015
2.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Very quaffable English bitter, best glugged by the pint, in a pub garden, in the sun
Stuu666 (6777) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 15, 2014
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at the Hanging Bat. Pours pale amber, nose is sweet toffee, cereal, taste is sweet, thin, toffee.
cgarvieuk (17635) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 10, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at the hanging bat... Copper.. Small tan head... Soft sweet caramel toffee fruits nose... Soft sweet toffee fruit.. Lightest smoke... Light bitter
The_Osprey (3485) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 14, 2014
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at the Defector’s Weld. Hazy dark orange, still, small scummy white head, light lacing. Aroma is light, some fabric plaster. Body is medium, smooth, low carbonation. Taste is malty, semisweet toffee, twig, light bitterness.