omhper (23320) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - OCT 29, 2010
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled at Bull & Castle, Dublin. Copper colur, rich airy head. Marked roasty aromas with overripe fruits, dough and grass. Mid sweet with light-medium body and well rounded mouthfeel. Peaty and roasty, lightly salty. Mildly bitter finish. Pleasant and hugelydrinkable with some depth.
johndoughty (4950) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - OCT 28, 2013
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle whilst on a lovely holiday in the south. Brownish with a trace of red. Nice malty aroma with a dry finnish. Impressive.
Oakes (15490) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 28, 2011
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle @ John Hewitt, Belfast. Deep red colour. Thick head. The aroma is of rich caramel. Deep earthy caramel, toast, biscuits. Full body - a rich and characterful example.
Diaga (8) - IRELAND - JUL 25, 2012 does not count
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Pours a deep copper/red with a tan head that quickly dissipates. Hints of toasted chocolate on the nose, with the same on the tongue followed by a nice earthy bitterness to finish. Fairly dry on the palate with a satisfying after-taste.
Stuartyboy (1412) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - DEC 29, 2013
3.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle from bridge House jdw Belfast a reddy Brown ale with off White head a carmel sweetness is foremost followed by some light malt and berry fruits nice irish ale sweet and smooth
kiwianer (3428) - Otorohanga, NEW ZEALAND - JUN 18, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
The head is good, the body red-brown and clear. It smells grainy, ambermalty, malty, some bitterness, refreshing, flowery, ok. The taste is a bit malty, bit hoppy, flowery, fruity, interesting. 13/12/11/12/12/12
evadoit (36) - meath, IRELAND - NOV 19, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
cereal, coffee, resin, earthy, woody, red, light body, average carbonation, really lovely recommend
vipinvelp (3750) - Velp, NETHERLANDS - AUG 19, 2016
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Clear ruby brown, off-white lacing foam head. Nice caramel. toast aroma. Great bitter taste, again some toast tones. Great beer. (Belfast 201608)
Beershine (5219) - The Sunshine State, Florida, USA - MAR 10, 2011
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle @ the John Hewitt. Deep garnet brown with rather thick stable head. Spicy gingerale aroma. Malt is doughy and house character yeast is similar to the blonde and shows here too. Juicy palate. Flavors are nice. The body is more so, is much fuller than the blonde with nice malt character.
fonefan (43533) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 24, 2011
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Clear medium to dark red amber colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, nutty, caramel, berry notes, light to moderate hoppy, grass, dusty. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.