Scopey (8249) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 23, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at the Hope ’The Final Countdown’ Beer Fest. It pours straw yellow, with a thin white head. The nose is custard, kiwi, grapefruit, hay and grass. The taste is lime, lemon, zesty, straw, kiwi, grapefruit and grass, with a dry, bitter finish. Light-medium body and soft carbonation. Well balanced and enjoyable.
Theydon_Bois (11442) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - SEP 14, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Gravity dispense at Bitter Virtue Off Licence - St Denys (So’ton) - 09/09/12.
Pale yellow with a thin white head.
Citrus aroma, kiwi fruit evident, hops and a little pale malt.
Taste follows, a little more tropical fruits also present and a hoppier bite than the nose suggested.
Medium bodied with moderate carbonation leading to a dry finish.