lusikka (4974) - Tampere, FINLAND - OCT 2, 2013
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
500 ml bottle.
Pours a copper colour with a small head. Aroma of sweet English toffee, some malts and weak nuttiness. Flavour of sweet malts, English toffee, metals, red berries, weak grassy hops and cardboard. Light bodied, slick mouthfeel and low carbonation. Boring as hell and does not feel fresh.
Idiosynkrasie (2734) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - SEP 3, 2013
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
500ml bottle. Clear amber colour with average, creamy, half-way lasting, moderately lacing, off-white head. Grainy, minimally strawy aroma, cautious hints of red berries in the background. Taste is minimally tart, minimally bitter, minimally soapy, minimally grainy and strawy, cautious fruity hinst of pale and red berries.
Garrold (317) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - SEP 2, 2013
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle from Archer Road Beer Stop, Sheffield. Burnished copper, thin white head. Sweet and clarty with nothing balancing that out. Not very nice. At bit Bombardierish.
SarkyNorthener (1072) - Walsall (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUN 16, 2013
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle. Amber beer with medium head. Aroma of malts. Taste is malts, earthy dirt and caramel. Some bitterness. Plain and dull.
The_Bish (1124) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUN 2, 2013
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle from a cupboard. Not a very appealing drink, unless you’re a slug I hope. Pale amber (perhaps palamber). Smell is rather deadlined. Flavour of cardboard bottletops. An unbitter malt experience. Stewed, rodgered UK hoppage.
richc (231) - Bolton, Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - APR 30, 2013
2.2 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Malt, almost malt extract like dominates the aroma, almost cloyingly sweet smell. Flaour adds a touch of bitterness and not much else.
DanielBrown (3477) - Birmingham (via Leicester), West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAR 9, 2013
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle from a fridge. Not a very appealing drink. Pale amber (perhaps umber). Smell is rather deadened. Flavour of cardboard shreddies. A bitter malt experience. Stewed, humped UK hoppage.
ianwelby (286) - SCOTLAND - FEB 28, 2013
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Has a sweet, malty aroma and the taste is similar, though a little bit bland. Okay and nothing more.
olliejobbins (594) - Surrey, ENGLAND - FEB 20, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
500ml bottle. pours a clear gold with small head. aroma is weak but of hops. good taste. full palate but not complex. hoppy and refreshing.
wimpyjoe (2263) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 29, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Slightly clouded golden ale with a very small head. Has a light but pleasant pale ale aroma and fairly smooth texture.