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Elmtree Nightlight Mild

Brewed by Elmtree
Style: Mild Ale
Norwich, England
Serve in English pint


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RATINGS: 28   MEAN: 3.43/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.31   EST. CALORIES: 171   ABV: 5.7%
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Cask; Regular. Also available bottle conditioned.
An old style mild, strong but carefully hopped to allow the malts to flourish. Liquorice hints balance the lasting nutty finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beese (2550) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 2, 2014
Cask at GBBF 2012. Poured black, with a dense beige head. Aroma of dark malt, roasted nuts and cocoa. Full, thick mouthfeel. Strong flavours of roasted malt, dates, figs and dark chocolate. Finish was really nicely balanced bitter bunt malt, prunes, molasses and treacle.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jmgreenuk (4920) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUN 17, 2014
Bottle from Beers of Europe via my kids for Fathers Day :-) Poured a clear dark brown with a thin broken off white head. The aroma is roasted malt, nutty hop and a little dark chocolate. The flavour is medium bitter, light sweet with a rich malt, burnt treacle nutty, red berry fruit palate and long smoky bitter finish. Medium bodied with soft carbonation. Lots going on in here. Probably one of the best milds I’ve ever had.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
StueyD (1233) - Heacham, Norfolk, ENGLAND - MAR 21, 2014
A dark cola brown coloured beer with a quickly dissipating head. A rich burnt malt aroma, molasses, treacle and liquorice. Full bodied mouthfeel. A bittersweet taste of burnt malt, all the elements come through from the aroma, giving a rich full flavoured taste that lingers well after to final swig! Tasted at the 3rd. Fakenham Beer Festival. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Grzesiek79 (3303) - Radom, POLAND - FEB 20, 2014
Rewelacyjne ciemne czarne piwo z drozdzami. Piana kremowa, spora i trwala. W smaku lekko slodkawe, jak pudding, gorzka czekolada. Finisz troche gozkawy i wytrawny. Bardzo tresciwe mild Ale, chyba jedno z lepszych jakie kosztowalem. Ladna etykieta, ale najwazniejsze ze piwo super smakowalo i zrobilo na mnie bardzo dobre wrazenie. Polecam.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
allmyvinyl (4219) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 14, 2014
500ml bottle from Beers of Europe. Gusher! Dark, dark brown, enormous tan head. Very fruity nose, plums and Christmas cake. Light chocolate on the taste, sweet finish. Not bad.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (9912) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - APR 16, 2013
Cask/GD at the 14th Egham Beer Festival at the EUSC, 28/03/13. Mid black with a good sized tan head that retains well. Nose is dark malt, light roast, dark fruit, caramel. Taste comprises dark malt, brown sugar, dark toffee, light chocolate, burnt notes. Medium bodied with soft carbonation, dry finish with light burnt tones. A decent enough strong mild.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Grumbo (630) - Suffolk, ENGLAND - MAR 9, 2013
Cask gravity at 4th Chappel Winter Beer Festival. Dark ruby brown, quite high in carbonattion for a cask mild, mild caramel chocolate aroma. Enjoyable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
evergreen0199 (2135) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 15, 2012
Cask at Great British Beer Festival 2012, Olympia, London. A dark brown coloured pour with a medium beige head on top. Aroma of malt and chocolate. Tastes malty, roasty, dark fruit, chocolate.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
planky84 (2143) - , Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 29, 2012
Bottle from ’Good Taste Food and Drink’, Crystal Palace. Dark brown pour with a beige head. Coffee and chocolate aroma. Caramel, coffee and dark chocolate flavour. Quite dry. Dry finish. Not bad.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
foxo82 (709) - Tamworth (via Leicester), Staffordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 24, 2012
Bottle from beersofeurope.co.uk. Bottle conditioned. Pours black, decent head for a bottled beer. Aroma is delicious: malt, Marmite, peanut butter, slightly smoked. Tastes mildly bitter, malt, coffee, woody but the overwhelming aftertaste is smokey but in an unpleasant way - like an old snooker hall - which spoilt it for me.

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