cgarvieuk (14279) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 6, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: JUN 28, 2014 bottle at home2011 .... golden amber ... thin white head ... soft light lemon lime hop nose ... little too fizzy ... big bright hop ...light and crisp ... decent ... but i really think this has suffered by following 2 amazing dark beers
Bottle at jens... Bbf 2012 drunk june 2014...Golden yellow... Big white head... Soft zezty lemon sofy horse blanket funk nose... Soft sweet lemon... Juicy fruits... Light funk... Wierdly funky... 3.6
finol (2159) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - NOV 26, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at oliver twist.
Pours pale yellow with a small head.
smooth mouthfeel, floral hops and a hint of soap.
omhper (19370) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - NOV 26, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at Oliver Twist, Stockholm. Clear deep golden. Salty hay and orange aroma. Mid dry with grainy malt and medium bodied. Very salty and lightly fruity. Orange peels leads to a long salty finish with resiny bitterness.
pivnizub (8853) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - NOV 25, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle:Deep golden, hazy with an orangey sheen, smaller stable foamy layer; moderately sweetish grainy-frujty nose with a distinctive and solid herbal-hoppy background; moderate dryish bitter-sweet flavour,creamy MF; lingering dry hoppy-fruity finish, balanced by some pale malt. Classy Bitter…
FatPhil (9344) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - SEP 6, 2011
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask (Southampton Arms, RBESG2011 Saturday)
Fruity aroma. Typical bitter appearance, rich orange, small head. Simple malty body, but with some well balanced hops poking up occasionally to. Soft palate, carbonation low. Fairly dull bitter, but certainly passable.
leaparsons (8068) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - JUL 1, 2011
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask, Criterion, Leicester. Hazy gold with a white foam. Aromas are autumn fruit with lemon. Lightly floral with caramel, apple and woody aspects. Flavours are stewed pear with green apple and some citrus. Peppery with dry, woody notes and a fruity, bitter finish. Average.
wheresthepath (1532) - Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - JUN 27, 2011
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
[500ml bottle from The Bottleneck, Broadstairs, that Dad shared with me - cheers!] Golden-amber, slight white head, slight fizz. Bitter, herby, resinous, a few flowers, but just didn’t work for me I’m afraid.
rosenbergh (6789) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUN 22, 2011
2.6 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask at the White Horse on Parson’s Green, London, England.
Cloudy light amber colour with tiny white head.
Weak malty aroma with some mild hoppiness.
Some caramel malt and mild fruity hoppiness in flavour.
Quite unsurprising brew.
planky84 (2105) - , Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 27, 2011
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from Mr Lawrence Wine Merchants, Brockley. Pale gold pour with a white head. Peach, grapefruit and lemon aromas. Quite a bitter nose. Bitter citrus flavours. Bitter, hoppy finish.
tkrjukoff (4058) - SWEDEN - MAY 22, 2011
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap @ Akkurat. Pours clear amber with a small off white head leaving nice lace. Aroma is piny, hoppy, grassy and slightly malty. Flavoris watery, piny, citric, fruity and bitter. Finishes tart bitter.