Garrold (1336) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 26, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from Archer Road Beer Stop, Sheffield. Clear golden colour. Filmy, white head. Lemon, grapefruit zestiness. Unfortunately, some fusty, wet cardboard too. Taste is mango sweet to start, then a bitterness that stays an age. Not quite right.
SaintMatty (5257) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - DEC 24, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
500ml Bottle - Golden in colour. Grapefruit and lemon in the aroma. Hoppy and fairly bitter taste with notes of grapefruit, tea and lemon.
leaparsons (8089) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - DEC 21, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Golden with an off white head. Aromas are grapefruit and white grape with oak barrel. Mineral notes with yeast. Light floral pine with hints of pineapple. Flavours are sweet pineapple with woody pine and bittersweet grapefruit. Orange and lemon with biscuit, honey and citrus rind. Dry and bitter to finish. Not festive but still good.