Beersiveknown (3630) - 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.
JohnRMurdoch (3603) - 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.
VastActiv (3493) - Oulu, 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.
mr_h (3391) - 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
Benjii (3049) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 3, 2011
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On cask at Cloisters. Pours a dark golden colour with a fair white head. Aroma is a little smoky with caramel, barley and yeast. Similar flavours with a little smoke again. Mild carbonation and light CO2 prickle. OK.
Desverger (2944) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JAN 4, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
(cask@The Station Hotel, SE London) An amber/brown in colour with a medium white head, medium body. Aroma/taste is caramel mineral malt, with slight fruit undertones. Medium sweet initially with a bitter hoppy finish. Good stuff.
BeerViking (2914) - 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.
The_Osprey (2757) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 4, 2014
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at JDW. Clear dark orange / brown, still, very small white head. Aroma is … nothingy. Body is medium to light, smooth. Taste is toffee malt with a punchy bitterness. Not great.
Kavu (2658) - 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!
suprchunk (2504) - Crestview, Florida, USA - MAR 11, 2012
2.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Amber colored, almost copper, pour. Small off-white head. Little bit of lacing. Malty aroma with a bit of hoppyness. Nice hop bitterness up front with some diacetyl notes. Finishes sweet with a slight bitterness.