oh6gdx (20902) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 24, 2010
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask@GBBF2010. Golden colour with small white head. Aroma is fruits, earth, some mild grainyness. Flavour is quite much the same, but also has some slight doughy notes.
madmitch76 (16111) - , Essex, ENGLAND - NOV 14, 2009
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
29th May 2008. ’Belgian Style Ale’ said the blurb. Hmmm. Really just a mildly hopped ale. Very easy drinking.
harrisoni (14116) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - OCT 21, 2007
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask gravity at Nottingham BF 2007. Gold with thin white head. Incredibly smooth. Doesn’t taste of 6%. Some nice citrusy fruits, some hop sting on end. Like Summer Lightning used to be. Good condition fruits are like pink grapefruit, very fleshy. Excellent.
Leighton (11855) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 5, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at the Crosse Keys, JDW - London. Pours clear gold with a slight, creamy white head. Sugary, bready nose. Medium sweet flavor, lots of doughy white bread, some honey, cereal grains. Medium bodied with fine carbonation. Lightly sticky sweet finish, sugary white bread, dough. Very simple.
imdownthepub (10646) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 4, 2008
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask conditioned at The Turf Tavern, Oxford. Pale gold with white head. Light and thin beer with quite a strong vanilla flavour and a little bit of a sicky note. Tart and syrupy with strong alcohol character. Grapfruit in the finish. Reasonable.
Theydon_Bois (9915) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - OCT 5, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at the Merchants Inn, Rugby, 03/10/14.
Clear golden with a moderate off white covering.
Nose is spice, citric peel, green grapes, floral notes.
Taste comprises melon, vanilla, light bread dough, citric tang.
Medium bodied, soft carbonation, light hoppy wash and bitterings in the close.
FatPhil (9594) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - DEC 19, 2010
2.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
6 Sweet malty aroma
3 Pale, small head
5 A bit alcoholic. Quite bitter too
2 Ew, harsh and a bit chemical
9 Sweet and chemical. Probably not what the brewer intended.
DJMonarch (9158) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - JUN 29, 2009
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask Stillage at the Brunswick Beer Festival, Derby 05/10/2007
Fruity pineapple aroma. Golden coloured fruity and sweet. Finish is crisp bitter floral and slightly dry.
maeib (8750) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - APR 15, 2011
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask conditioned handpump Wig & Pen Northampton. A light golden beer with a white head. Suprisingly little in the aroma, but otherwise a fairly full bodied summery beer. Light citrus but pretty restrained flavours. Refreshing but disappointing.
leaparsons (8311) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - OCT 30, 2007
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask, Nottingham Fest 07. Golden with a small head. Aromas are sweet pear and apricot with some floral hops. Flavours are brown sugar and earthy pear with sweet citrus fruit. OK, but too sweet for me.