hughie (3996) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 11, 2008
2.6 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
UPDATED: FEB 11, 2008 Dark gold, small white head. Malty aroma and taste. Too fizzy. Mid bitter finish. Pretty standard British bottled bitter.
downender (7627) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - JAN 9, 2008
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle from Sainsburys. Pale amber with next to no head. A standard bottled bitter. Some fruit and grassy hop aroma. the flavour had a touch of sweet malt and a dry finish. Ok.
gowdy (954) - Erskine, SCOTLAND - JAN 5, 2008
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at parents house. bread, grass, golden, clear, frothy, lightly bitter, light body, lively,
RobBestwick (775) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - JAN 5, 2008
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottled sample. Floral and highly hopped aroma. Pours with a bronze hue and average sized white head. Highly hopped, spicey flavour with some citrus and biscuity notes. Medium palate with a bitter finish. Nice.
SilkTork (5498) - Southampton, United Kingdom, Hampshire, ENGLAND - DEC 31, 2007
2.7 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
500 ml bottle from Sainsbury’s. A pleasant bitter with modest fruit flavours. Not obviously pasteurised, but not fresh either. Hops finish in a bit of a smudge, but a decent enough bottled British bitter.
joe19612 (2432) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - DEC 16, 2007
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Sainbury’s. Poured a lovely amber colour with a thin white head. The beer is hoppy and has fruity aroma. The finish is smooth and with some biiter flavour. A good well balanced beer, will try agian.
imdownthepub (12585) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 13, 2007
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottled, 500ml, pasteurised. From Sainsbury, Banbury. Amber gold with slight white head, some carbonation. Boiled cereal grain flavour with a touch of sulpher. Some bitterness with a tea like hop. Sorry, not for me.
Fin (9162) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 23, 2007
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Sainsbury, Heyford Hill, Oxford Poured light golden in colour with white head. Nice fruity slightly crisp and hoppy beer with a lovely smooth balance between bitterness and honey sweetness. Really enjoyed this beer.
berkshirejohn (5677) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 16, 2007
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
500ml bottle from Sainsburys, Bracknell. Gold with a billowing white head;stewed fruit aroma - plums and damsons; sharp bitter flavour, then develping a full-bodied sweetness with a smooth honeyed finish. Nice.