Turtles (1897) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAY 19, 2016
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask @ Akkurat. Almost clear amber, lasting small white head. Faint sweet caramel aroma, honey, hay and grass. Very smooth and rounded mouthfeel. Light malty biscuits taste with floral and grassy hops, fruity notes, ripe pear and honeydew melon. Long pleasant bitter finish.
The_Osprey (5975) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 7, 2016
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at The Priory Arms, Stockwell. As ’Gadds Seasider’. Clear amber orange, still, small off-white head. Aroma is sweet and musty, tangerine, doughy malts. Body is rounded, smooth, soft carbonation. Taste is chewed bread, restrained twiggy hops, light resin, some dried flowers, touch of citrus. Nice balanced bitter.
kingvit (409) - - AUG 24, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Aroma: orange, caramel, nuts, citrus, grass; Appearance: pale amber, minimal head; Taste: medium bitterness, medium sourness, light sweetness; Palate: medium body, bitter finish
Not too malty, well-balanced, pleasant
99smithsamuel (74) - - JUN 8, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
4 pint takeout from Gadds' Brewery, Ramsgate. Poured clear. Golden amber in colour with a short, bubbly white head. Hoppy, sweet, grassy aromas. Malty, sweetly hopped flavours. Lingering, crisp bitterness. Good session bitter.
ManVsBeer (8496) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 30, 2015
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask @ Old Gate, Hebden Bridge. Amber with thin head. Clear and fairly crisp, it’s certainly easy drinking and slips down the palate with ease. There’s some hops, some fruit, less malts but a few are evident.
Theydon_Bois (16671) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 26, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at the Queens Head, Kings Cross backstreets, 24/10/14.
Clear golden/amber with a decent light beige head that retains well.
Nose is biscuit, caramel, earthy notes, mellow fruit tones.
Taste comprises biscuit malt, toffee, light spice, fairly malt driven.
Medium bodied, soft carbonation, semi drying close with moderate bitterings.
Garrold (4119) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 10, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask. Pivni, York. 2nd October. Clear pale amber. Film of white head. Sweet malt. Some orange fruit. Quite dry. Light bitter. Medium bodied. Finishes dry, light bitter, with some sweetness.
DruncanVeasey (8012) - NUNEATON, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - SEP 29, 2014
2.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Gravity, 7th Hinckley BF, 11/09/14. Weak haloed orange. Decent juicy orange wine gum and blackcurrant nose. Saline rusty flavour with salvaging lingering rich tea. Easily the worst beer of the festival so far.
jookos (5401) - FINLAND - SEP 16, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask@blackdoor. Golden copper. Soft bready caramelly malts, light earthy hops. Med light bodied, nice flavour balance&intensity. Some, almost toffee, caramels, earthyness. Pretty much like the nose. Real nice. A caramel malty cask that isn’t overly caramellly. Just enough. Could drink this all day.
VastActiv (5603) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - SEP 6, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at Angleterre, Helsinki. Aromas and flavors: Fruits, bitterness, some sweetness, hops and malts.