downender (6445) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - FEB 18, 2010
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask-conditioned at the Inn on the Green, Bristol 18/02/10. Copper coloured with a frothy, off-white head. Sweet, caramel and fruit aroma with some fruity hops. Flavour was also sweet, with at touch of chocolate, before a contrasting, bitter, hoppy finish. Very good.
deyholla (6834) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - NOV 26, 2009
2.3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle. Poured a clear amber brown with a small tan head. Aroma had notes of dough and a musty woods as well as some chocolate. Flavor was musty as well that made the other notes (chocolate and light fruits) less enjoyable.
madmitch76 (15824) - , Essex, ENGLAND - NOV 14, 2009
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
8th May 2008. Smooth ale with toffeish malt and a nice fruity note in the finish. A brief bitter snap at the very end.
larsga (6260) - Oslo, NORWAY - OCT 18, 2009
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 14/20
Small creamy pale beige head. Reddisy coppery body. Faint floral aroma with fruity notes. Dry-sweetish roasty caramelly fruity taste with floral notes. Very harmonic. Soft, mild, and smooth mouthfeel. Clean palate. Mid-bodied. Dryish roasty wooden dusty aftertaste with fruity notes. Very, very nice. (0.25l cask, Cloisters, Edinburgh.)
yespr (31624) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAY 14, 2009
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
From cask at Charlies. Pours clear and golden deep amber with a small and slight tan head. Roasted caramel ad slight breadish malt aroma. Bitter and light liqourice hoppy to a mild roasted caramel malt and slight sweet base flavour. Mild citrusy and light bitter flavoured finish.
Bragesnak (5395) - Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 3, 2008
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
An Lochan Inn, Scotland.
Dark amber with white head. Aroma of fruit and malt. Flavor of chocolate and red berries.
Pyobon (955) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - JUL 5, 2008
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Dark amber with good head. Aroma has esters / pears and some chocolate. Light body and carbonation. Tangy taste with fruitiness and some bitterness - part hops and part dark malt. A nice unusual beer.
MesandSim (7118) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 30, 2008
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
A Mes rate: Cask at Baker St ’Sporks.
Clean dark brown with a thin but stable light beige head and lots of lace. Creamy malt aroma with some slight dusty hoppage. Really pleasant caramel malt with plenty of fruit and nut and some balancing bitter hops in the finish. Lingering earth and bitterness. Not bad.
hughie (3996) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 11, 2008
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at Wellington Arms, Bedford. Amber with a small white head. Rich buttery aroma. Taste is gentle, sweet caramel malt, pleasantly balanced with the mid bitter finish.
RoyceH (1196) - Hesperange, LUXEMBOURG - NOV 23, 2007
3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask, Aikmans Cellar Bar, St Andrews. Clear golden, thin off-white head. Nose is spicy and earthy with some clear roasted maltiness. Mouth is bitter hops with some more spicy tones, but finishes clearly bitter with a malty balance.