aleksander9 (842) - Oslo, NORWAY - AUG 9, 2015
2.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 6/20
-at the local pub, lochranza- brown with small white head. Toffee, chocolate and sweet malt. Sweet, nutty, floral and watery finish. Overall: enjoyable. A little watery.
AshtonMcCobb (4074) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 8, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle on the Calmac ferry from Brodick to Ardrossan.
Appearance - dark amber with a decent head.
Nose - sweet malt and toffee.
Taste -more light toffee intermingled with sweet malt and oats.
Palate - close to medium bodied with a creamy texture and a long dry finish.
Overall - classic 80 shilling.
DrBeer (862) - Solna Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUL 14, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Brown-orange with beige head.
Fruity nose with notes of honey, some acid, spices, plastic and roasted malt.
Fruity flavour with notes of roasted malt, petroleum, berries, spices, hops, honey and wormwood. Aromatic green bitterness.
MrJamesMcEwan (153) - SCOTLAND - JUN 15, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
* Bottle. Pours chestnut brown, clear, with an off-white head.
* Aroma is roasted malts, milk, chocolate & toast.
* Palate is medium, medium carbonation, fine bubbles, medium dry.
* Taste is sweet roasted malts & dried fruit.
* Finish is short, bittersweet, fruity & smokey.
* Overall sweet roasted malts, dried fruit & smokey.
Stuu666 (6777) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 22, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Taster at the brewery. Pours amber, nose is sweet, malty toffee, taste is thin, sweet, hint of chocolate.
jamestulloch (2217) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 24, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle at Three Sisters. Clear amber body with a thin beige head. Nice lacing. Aroma of metal, wood and grass. Flavour of nuts, burnt toffee and stewed tea. Thin body with a slightly oily texture. Soft fizz. Clean but dull.
Stuartyboy (999) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - JUN 19, 2014
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle from Aldi a amber brown beer with malty aroma flavour is dark fruits malts sweet carmel on the finish very pleasant
OleR (4804) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUN 4, 2014
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Golden brown with a small-sized beige head. Nice dark caramel nose. Hint of nuts, tinned fruits and leafy hops. Chalky texture. Light to medium full. Soft caramelly malt flavor, with toasted and nutty tones. A mild tart berry-like fruitiness underneath. Mildly hopped. Sourish, light astringent malt finish. A bit strange, but drinks very good. [Sampled at the brewery, 01.09.13]
teddybeer (2808) - Madrid, SPAIN - NOV 29, 2013
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Brown colour with a beige head, medium dense with good lasting and moderate lacing. aroma is floral hops with light toasted ad caramel notes. Flavor is bittery and dry at the beginning, with mild notes of caramel and toasted malts, mild hoppyness. The final is moderate bittery and dry.
allmyvinyl (6629) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 27, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
500ml bottle at home. Pours clear copper, thin white head. Metallic aromas, roasted malt. Taste has a roasted and chocolaty bitterness, and a light toffee sweetness. Quite light bodied, a little thin. Finishes abruptly. Not bad.