Beer5000 (5865) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - FEB 20, 2016
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask @ Cricketers Arms, Eastleigh. Dark golden body with a small film of off-white head. Aroma is mild malt, caramel and slightly floral. Flavor is medium sweet caramel malt, biscuit and medium bitter. Medium body and a bit short in aftertaste. Quite plain, but smooth and easy drinkable.
VastActiv (5603) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - FEB 16, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at Angleterre, Helsinki. Colour is clear orange with small foamy white head. Aromas and flavours: Fruits, citrus, caramel and hops.
AshtonMcCobb (5159) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 9, 2016
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
On cask at the Haymarket.
Appearance - amber with a decent head.
Nose - toffee and light biscuit.
Taste - more of the same. The toffee becomes a bit too sweet after a point.
Palate - close to medium bodied with a creamy texture and a fairly good finish though it could be fresher.
Overall - solid if a bit too sweet.
Beersiveknown (5001) - NORTHERN IRELAND - NOV 18, 2012
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask@7 seven stars, Bristol
Rich fruity malt and dry bitterness. Chestnut, east drinking. English hops.
mr_h (4697) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - JUN 29, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask by handpump at Hengler’s Circus, Glasgow - clear orange brown, thin white head, excellent lacing, caramel, bit of fruit, creamy malty, bittersweet, prolonged malty aftertaste
Bullit (4411) - Burgos, SPAIN - JUL 24, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask @ Blackfriars. Amber colour, white head. nose is malty and fruity. Flavour is slight roasty, fruity, light malted Slightly watery finish.
DanielBrown (4373) - Birmingham (via Leicester), West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 5, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Hand pulled at the Victoria, Birmingham. Brown bitter. Resolutely English. Native hops produce dryness, mushy orchard fruit and a smidge of preserve. Somewhat dry, slightly rich. Traditional but well executed. Good Bitter like this is very refreshing.
JohnRMurdoch (4311) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - JUL 22, 2011
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask @ Blackfriars. Malty aroma. Medium brown colour, not much head. Toasty malt flavour. Decent bitter but nothing special.
BeerViking (4107) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 19, 2012
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
UPDATED: MAY 25, 2014 Cask at the Bull, Battle. Dark brown, toffee and malt nose, bitter and burnt marmalade body. Re-rate at the eponymous Partridge, classic brown bitter with a bright hoppy nose, lovely nutty malt and a dry-bitter hoppy balance. Very sessionable.
Kavu (4024) - Helsinki, FINLAND - SEP 9, 2013
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Half pint on tap @ Migration 2013. Pours clear light brown with no head. Aroma is malts with some fruits. Flavor is malts and fruits with a slightly hoppy finish. Not bad!