john44 (330) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 19, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask Pint at Wibbas Down (JDW), Wimbledon, London in May 2013 - Dark Brown in colour. Very Malty; roasty malts, coffee, dusty chocolate, caramel. Fruity. Hoppy; earthy hop bitterness. Bittersweet malty and earthy throughout. OK. Very drinkable.
sic1314 (2392) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - DEC 30, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Poured deep dark brown with a healthy tan head. Aroma of sweet malt, milk chocolate and liquorice. Medium, velvety smooth. Flavour much as the aroma, a bit of mild coffee as well.
Theydon_Bois (6304) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - OCT 27, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at the Sussex Arms, Twickenham Green, 26/10/13.
Light black with a moderately sizeable light tan covering.
Nose is dark toffee fudge, treacle, dark fruits, bread pudding.
Taste comprises dark toffee, cocoa dusting, liqourice, tangy dark fruits, cake mix.
Medium bodied, soft carbonation, sweet treacle laced finale.
Decent strong mild.
Niall73 (896) - Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 30, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask @ the new rose. Dark reddish brown. Bubbly cream head. No carbonation going on from the outside. Nice aroma. Roasty, malty coffee. Choc too. Nice and full with sweet coffee and chocolate and a touch of bitterness. Not complex but tasty enough.
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Scopey (5267) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 7, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask, gravity dispense. It pours deep brown with a small bubbly beige head. The nose is earth, light roasted malt, coffee grinds, liquorice and faint smoke. The taste is roasty, earth, wood, light spice, toast, cocoa, ash and a touch of alcohol with a dry, bitter finish. Medium body ans soft carbonation. Has a good bite to it. A well-rounded mild.
maeib (8275) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - MAY 6, 2013
3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask conditioned handpump Harp London 30/04/13. A dark chestnut coloured beer with a whitish ring of head. A fruity mild. A bit of spoiling acidity in the nose but a nice lingering full flavour in the mouth. A bit oily of texture. A pleasant stronger mild.