Theydon_Bois (10566) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, - JUL 13, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Keg at the CP&K on 5th birthday day, as Bullfinch Cask.
Lightly hazed pale golden with a moderate off white covering that retains.
Nose is hoppy, light pine, mineral notes, grapefruit, straw.
Taste comprises orange pith, lemon rind, touch of bread dough, biscuit, straw.
Medium bodied, moderate carbonation, semi drying close with grassy hop bitterness.
Ok SIPA, lacks hops and juicy citricana for me.
jmgreenuk (5226) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - FEB 27, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Cotteridge Wines, Birmingham. Poured a slightly hazy medium amber with a frothy white head. The aroma is big citrus, grassy hop. The flavour is moderate bitter with a grass nettle dry pepper spice palate. Medium bodied with average carbonation.
mr_h (3233) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - FEB 15, 2015
3.1 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
330ml bottle at home, from Valhalla’s Goat, Glasgow (4.6% abv on the label) - hazy golden amber due to bad pouring, no head, strong aroma of grapefruit and pine, grapefruit flavour, very bitter, oily
olliejobbins (1161) - Dorking, Surrey, ENGLAND - DEC 30, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
330ml bottle. pours slightly hazy dark yellowish amber with thin white head. aroma is very hoppy and floral. smooth slightly bitter taste with citrussy finish. very easily drinkable.
yespr (33187) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 30, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
From cask. Pours hazy irange with a small white head. Aroma is fruity, peachy and slight grapefruity. Bitter, grapefruity and light herbal. Bitter and bonedry finish.
zacgillbanks (2728) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - NOV 28, 2014
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle from Rehills, Newcastle. Cloudy pale yellow coloured with a sweet tropical fruit flavour, a creamy mouthfeel with malt and bitter grapefruit on the smooth finish. Bags of flavour for a relatively low ABV beer, Excellent!
teorn88 (3397) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 10, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Keg at the brewery tap room, London. It pours a slightly hazy pale straw color with a small white head. Aroma is mild hoppy with notes of grass, hay, grapefruit, citrus. Taste is medium bitter with grains, bread, grapefruit, resin and citrus. Finish is lightly bitter and softly dry. Overall, not bad if a bit bland
RichTheVillan (3772) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - NOV 7, 2014
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from Cotteridge Wines; clear amber pour with a frothy white head, bit funk in the aroma, taste has lemon, grapefruit, some sourness and grass, with some yeast action.
Beese (2560) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 15, 2014
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Draught at the Anspach & Hobday/ Bullfinch Brewery on 11 Oct. Poured a clear, mid golden colour, with a scummy white head. Aroma of light grass corn and straw. Some citrus hop in the flavour, with peal and earthy notes, but a little lacking. Finish was wet grass, hop resin and dry cereal.
jfb (4250) - Freising, GERMANY - OCT 12, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(cask) murky golden colour with a frothy white head. aroma of raisins and herbal hops, slightly resinous, with some very light notes of caramel. flavour is mostly caramel and tropical fruit, with some more resin, herbal hops and gently roasted malts. medium-bodied with soft carbonation.
voncrease (47) - - OCT 11, 2014
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Reasonable if slightly bland. Tried this in Anspach and Hobday Brewery in Bermondsey London, UK