The_Osprey (4891) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 9, 2015
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle share at Leighton’s 15K, thanks to Manny-G. Hazy orange, still, small foamy off-white head, dotted lacing. Aroma is pine, mint, spices. Body is medium, smooth, low carbonation. Taste is biscuity, honey, sweet malt syrups, some piney hops but not much bitterness.
Theydon_Bois (15022) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 6, 2015
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle split at LKS 15K Tasting, big thanks to Manny Goldberg, 02/11/15.
Lightly hazed orange amber with a decent off white covering.
Nose is bitter citric peel, straw, earthy, caramel.
Taste comprises light citric drizzle, bready, pinch of spice, damp straw, light herbal elements.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close.
Ok for style I guess but way below par compared to other offerings I’ve had from this brewer.
madmitch76 (20074) - , Essex, ENGLAND - NOV 4, 2015
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
2nd November 2015
Craft Clerkenwell. LKS 15K bash. Thanks to Manny G. Hazy gold beer, small pale cream colour head. Palate is airy, semi dry and has mild fine carbonation. Floralness. Insipid generic fruits. Little seltzer. Light dry finish. Lame.
teorn88 (5159) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 2, 2015
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
22oz shared by Dave at Leighton’s 15k tasting, CBC CG, London. It pours a clean golden color with large white head. Aroma is grainy citric fruity with notes of lemon and starch. Taste has more sweet tangerine syrup, grains, caramel. Medium bodied with good carbonation. Overall, too sweet
mR_fr0g (7237) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 2, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle shared at the 10k 15k tasting at craft beer co. Thanks to Pordraig . light hazed golden light orange coloured pour with a small white head. Aroma is bready, light citrus and grass hop. Flavour is light caramel. Biscuit grains, caramel. Tea leaves, grassy, pine,palate is semi sweet, moderate carbonation, grainy. OK apa.
Leighton (16286) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 2, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle shared in London - many thanks to Paddy. Pours clear, deep gold with a creamy topping. Tangerine meringue in the nose, some herbs, pale bread. Medium sweet flavor with simple bready pale malts, more tangerine, melon. Medium bodied with fine carbonation. Sweet finish, some white bread, tangerine, hay. Tasty but very simple.
Scopey (10686) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 2, 2015
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle thanks to Manny G. It pours lightly hazy deep orange - amber with a medium white head. The nose is soft, sweet orange, orange blossom, spicy, herbal and toasty grain. The taste is crisp, sweet, minerals, sweet orange muffin, candy, spice, herbal, floral notes, toasted grain and cereal with a dry finish. Medium body and moderate carbonation. Pretty so-so. A disappointment.
jc1762 (476) - Tokyo, JAPAN - SEP 13, 2015
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Small shaker showing dark orange amber.
The nose shows mostly malts with hints of orange.
The palate is malty with orange in the background and mostly round sweet malts.
olio (8473) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 25, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap @ Alpine Beer Co. Pub, Alpine.
Pours clear golden color with a small head. Mandarin and peaches on the nose, some hops. Peach flavor, mandarin, wheat and hops. Decent.
laiti (7789) - Helsinki, FINLAND - AUG 25, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught @ the brewpub, Alpine. Aroma has sweet fruity tones and fruit juice. Flavour has fruit juice, hayish malt and some biscuits. Quite hayish stuff.