berkshirejohn (3969) - Bracknell, Berkshire, - JUL 23, 2008
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at the Alexandra Hotel, Derby. Pale straw with a thin white head; flowery aroma, possibly elderflower; thin and sour herbal and vegetable flavours, but rather pleasant nevertheless; a light dry finish with ginger and some bitterness. An interesting beer.
jackl (3476) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - AUG 9, 2013
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask @ The Duke William during the Ratebeer Black Country Bash. The pour’s gold with a small head. The nose is herbal hops, spice, red berry jam. The taste is moderately grainy. More herbal hops, juniper. Slightly tart lemon acidity. Light body, fine carbonation. Overall, interesting, if a bit all over the shop.
Theydon_Bois (5318) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - JUL 17, 2013
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Cask at the Duke William, Stourbridge on the RB Black Country Bus Bash - 06/07/13.
Clear golden with a moderately sized white head.
Nose is a little papery, grass, light citrus, sguars, bready.
Taste comprises citrus, bread dough, toasted malt, grass.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, crisp finish.
Sub par affair.
madmitch76 (12174) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUL 14, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
6th July 2013
Black Country Beano. Cask at the Duke William. Very light haze on this gold beer. Little white head. Light dry palate. Elderflower floralness. Light tangy dried fruits and mild orange and lemon citrus.
jmgreenuk (2617) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUL 9, 2013
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at the Duke William, Stourbridge. Poured a clear amber with a bubbly white head. The aroma is weak malt. The flavour is weak bitter with a watery sour grapefruit citrus palate. A decent summer ale.
Benjii (3049) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 11, 2011
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask at Cloisters. Light golden beer with a fair white head. Aroma of caramel and yeast. Very yeasty flavour with some caramel malt and an apple quality. Pleasant session ale.
cgarvieuk (12239) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 11, 2011
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
cask at cloisters ... thin white lacing ... light soft lemon nose ... dry zezty lemon front ... soft east ... light drying bitter linger
DonMagi (5596) - bantervile, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - JUL 7, 2008
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask in Blackfriars. Aroma is spicey, clove and thistle character, hoppy citrus notes. Taste is similar, pale malts coming through. An interesting beer, iv not had anythign like it.