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Fox Ninas Mild
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Brewed by Fox (Norfolk)
Style: Mild Ale
Kings Lynn, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 12   MEAN: 3.22/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.16   EST. CALORIES: 117   ABV: 3.9%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Occasional. Has also been available bottle conditioned.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
harrisoni (14141) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - MAR 18, 2009
Cask handpull at The Wenlock. Very dark brown, like dark cola, lasting beige head. Decent dark mild, bit of smoke, some dark fruit, some dark choc. Not much hop presence. Bit of sparkle in there. Itís good. Very good dark fruit. Extremely tasty.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
johndoughty (4114) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - SEP 27, 2008
Bottle. Exploded upon opening and was very lively when poured.Quite malty and slightly sulphuric. Nice to come across a bottled mild. Apart from the opening explosive event this was quite nice.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DJMonarch (9160) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - JUL 26, 2007
Cask Handpump at the Fat Cat, Sheffield 07/04/2007 Burnt roast aroma. Dark and smooth on the palate. Slightly fruity. Some dryness and bitterness in a crisp burnt roast finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
maeib (8750) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - APR 15, 2007
Cask conditioned - handpump - Malt Shovel Northampton. A black coloured mildwith a real russet hue and a beige coloured head. The aroma is dry with roasted malts. The taste is burn and smoky. A decent amount of fruitiness also. An oily character. Nice.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
imdownthepub (10654) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 21, 2006
Bottle conditioned, 500ml. Dark brown to black with volcanic malty head. I lost a third of the bottle by the time the beer had settled down, it had been stood still for a couple of weeks, so presumably its all additional fermentation occuring. Never mind, because it didnít taste so great anyhow, there was a roughish tarry note overwhelming some fruitiness a harsh tobacco ash flavour, quite unrefined. How I wish I could have had the cask version.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
chriso (7428) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 4, 2006
Cask (handpump) at the Carlton Arms, Cambridge, May 2006. Garnet colour. Rather pale for a mild. Light coffee aroma. Slightly bitter and faintly acidic on the palate. Ashy, dry mouthfeel. Not entirely successful.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Joeh (2049) - Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - MAY 24, 2006
UPDATED: MAY 25, 2006 Cask at The Carlton Arms during the afternoon break at Cambridge Beer Festival 2006. Dark ruby coloured mild. Smoky, slightly ashy mild with a bit of roast but a sharp spoiled fruit taste.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
StueyD (1239) - Heacham, Norfolk, ENGLAND - APR 6, 2006
UPDATED: MAY 29, 2006 Dark brown beer with reddish tints and a weak white head.The nose is light, sweet caramel and toasted malt. The taste is weak, sweet with some dry toasted malt. the finish is dry. (Cask - The Fox & Hounds, Heacham, Norfolk)

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
leaparsons (8323) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - JAN 25, 2006
Bottle. Black with brown tints and no head. Aromas are earthy sweet roasr coffee with Ovaltine malt and some berries. Flavours are light roast malts with berries, chocolate and pleasant floral notes. Has some peat smokiness. Oily on the palate. Very tasty for its strength.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
duff (5484) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - NOV 24, 2005
Bottle. A nice mild, light touches of coffee, with a dry roasted malt character, slight touches of berry fruit, quite nice. Soft round, and, yes, mild.


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