Theydon_Bois (5486) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - DEC 17, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at Pigs Ear, 03/12/13.
Mahogony brown with a good sized off white covering.
Nose is honey, brown bread, cardboard, earthy, toffee.
Taste comprises light roast, toffee, big honey and maple notes crashing through, earthy, light florals.
Light to medium bodied, soft carbonation, sweet finale for a mild but a decent one none the less.
Tide (1294) - Espoo, FINLAND - OCT 27, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at Gallows Bird. Dark brown color, white head. Bittersweet taste with caramel, citrus, maple syrup and a bit of chocolate. Bittersweet finish with caramel, maple syrup and citrus. Very nice mild ale.
harrisoni (12088) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - SEP 20, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Cask gravity at Leas Lift bf Folkestone. Dark brown beer lasting beige head. Tasty mild. Love the maple syrup flavour yet it is dry too. Well made and put together and really well balanced.
Gary (1210) - Rochester, Kent, ENGLAND - JUN 27, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Phone rating ! Cask @ . Kings . Arms. Upnor. I didn’t locate too much ’syrup’ notes ,this was just a tepid mild ale ...chocolate and roast bit thin too but easy to sink .
pivoveskotsku (201) - SCOTLAND - JUL 21, 2012
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask. Dark brown colour, sweet, slight maple aroma, taste is a touch sweet, and a little buttery. Not that much going on.
jackl (3477) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JUL 20, 2012
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Cask @ The Pembury Taven. Pours deep brown with no head whatsoever. The nose is faint sugary maple syrup and cola, not much else. The taste is brown bread, sweet maple, more cola and light soy sauce. Hints of cherry and peanut butter. Soft, light and thin. Overall, not a favorite!
StueyD (1001) - Heacham, Norfolk, ENGLAND - MAY 25, 2012
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Dark, mahogany brown coloured beer with a off white head. Mild, sweet malt and syrupy nose. Bittersweet, dry mouthfeel. Malty dryness is matched with a syrupy sweetness from the Maple. Cambridge B.F. 2012
Scopey (4697) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 17, 2011
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask at the Wallington 2011 Beer Festival. It pours deep brown, with a thin off-white head. The nose is golden syrup, treacle, toasted malt and light spice. The taste is roasted malt, golden syrup, plastic, tires, wood and some astringency, with a woody finish. Light to medium body and soft carbonation. Not great...
Leighton (8751) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 13, 2011
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at the Wallington and Croydon BF, London. Pours clear brown with a light, white head. Mild dark dough nose. Light sweet flavor, notes of toast, dough, pumpernickel bread. Light bodied with fine carbonation. Mild sweet finish, more bread, subtle fruits. Average.
Svesse (5716) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - MAY 29, 2011
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(Cask at Southampton Arms, Kentish Town, London, 19 May 2011) Dark nut brown colour with frothy, beige head. Malty, nutty nose with caramel, chocolate and dark bread. Malty taste with notes of caramel, nuts, raisins, prunes and hints of maple syrup shining through. Slightly toasty with a certain sweetness. Rather light body. Quite nice.