jookos (2162) - FINLAND - SEP 18, 2014
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Cask@gallows bird real ale festival 2014. Yellow orange. Soft buttery, corny malts, some sweetness. Had citrus also, but overall quite malty, and with a nuance I didn’t appreciate much.
gegwilson (1178) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 22, 2014
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Cask at the Stockton Ale and Arty Beer Fest. Golden ale with a small white head. So,e pineapple notes, but a bit bland and watery. Not too bad considering the ABV. Quite refreshing.
Finwe (412) - Grankulla, FINLAND - JAN 26, 2014
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask @ Gallows Bird, Espoo. Golden colour with a white head. Aroma of honey and lemon. Bitter taste with bread-like tones. Dry, hoppy finish.
Erasmus_ro (1374) - Alabama, USA - JAN 24, 2014
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Cask @ Gallows Bird, RAF2014. Pours a reddish orange, small, white head. Aroma is caramel, light grass and butter, diacetyl. Taste is fruity, quite nutty, somewhat buttery, some caramel. Strong and stingy. Quite full, not much carbonation. Good in the beginning, but turns almost off-putting in the long run.
VastActiv (2846) - Oulu, FINLAND - JAN 24, 2014
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at Gallow’s Bird, Espoo. Real Ale Festival 2014. Colour clear orange with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Fruits, bitterness, caramel, some sweetness and malts.
laiti (5695) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JAN 23, 2014
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask @ Gallows Bird ⅩⅦ Real Ale Festival
Aroma has butter, diacetyl and almost nothing else. Perhaps some toffee and distant grassy tones. Flavour has strong buttery tones, diacetyl, some minerals and hints of toffee. Too much diacetyl here.
Rasmus40 (11217) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - OCT 31, 2013
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Cask @ The Windmill, Stansted. Clear golden with an off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, light buttery and light fruity. Flavor is medium sweet and light bitter. Sweet and light bitter finish. 061013
Beese (1802) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 30, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at the Milton Keynes Beer Festival 2013. Poured a clear dark golden colour with a medium, rocky white head. Aroma of pineapple, light citrus and caramel. Chewy malt flavours with grapes and peach. Finishes with candy sugar, apricot, good bitter sweet balance. Decent bitter.
BeerViking (2472) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 25, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask/gravity at the Questors Grapevine beer festival, dark gold with little head, biscuit and citrus nose, malty and lemony hop body.
chrisv10 (11132) - DENMARK - OCT 15, 2013
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask @ Windmill, Stansted. Clear golden with small off-white head. Aroma is malt, fruit, butter and toffee. Flavour is malt, fruit, butter, little toffee, medium sweet, little dry and a little toasted.