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


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RATINGS: 13   MEAN: 3.21/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.14/5   EST. CALORIES: 117   ABV: 3.9%
Cask; Occasional. Has also been available bottle conditioned.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Garrat (1332) - Suffolk, ENGLAND - OCT 31, 2005
From A Bottle.Almost black in colour with a thin head,aroma is of chocolate and malt,taste is hoppy,malt and dark fruit with a dry and light sour finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
maeib (8749) - 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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
harrisoni (17278) - 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. It’s good. Very good dark fruit. Extremely tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Spiesy (2338) - Sydney, Greater London, AUSTRALIA - OCT 5, 2005
Cask Conditioned, at the Fox & Hound, Heacham, Norfolk.
Dark brown, white sudsy head. Fresh with uplifting toasty mild aroma. Rich toasty/roasty malt flavour is generous with good length. A very respectable mild.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
johndoughty (4982) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
leaparsons (9837) - Wigston, 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.

   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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
StueyD (1566) - 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)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DJMonarch (9179) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mr_Pink_152 (3739) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - JUN 23, 2016
Tried at the fox and hounds Heacham. Colour black with a thin off white head. Light roasted malt and stewed fruit aroma and taste.

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