bosta (108) - - DEC 6, 2011
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle (500 ml): ruby amber coloured, firm white head; moderate bitter flavour; medium bodied; balanced taste, not very strong,hoppy aftertaste. O.K. but not great
jamesie1857 (1330) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - APR 24, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On cask Red Lion, Kegworth - Dark red/brown body with an off-white head. Aromas are toffee malts with chocolate and earthy, spicy hops. Flavours are sweet malts, chocolate and earthy hops. Quite light in flavour but tasty nonetheless.
MissPxx (297) - - APR 19, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Lovely chocolate aroma. Nice dark appearance. Very drinkable. Hardly any head. Deep taste.
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AdiBeer (867) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 13, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Aroma: caramel and bread malts, light floral and fruity hops. Appearance: dark brown, hardly any head. Taste: light to medium sweet. Palate: rich malty notes, bread and caramel, notes of flowers and hay. Overall: great ESB. Pint at The Dove, Hammersmith.
MattiasA (862) - MalmŲ, SWEDEN - APR 3, 2014
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Backlog. On tap at Green Lion Inn. A decent example of the style, not as good as the Fullerís regular ESB though.
john44 (556) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 21, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle - Ruby Red/Dark Brown in colour. Malty; caramel, toffee, toasty malts. Fruity; dark fruits, raisins. Hoppy; slightly earthy hop. Smooth. Full flavoured. Sweet malty fruity throughout. Very drinkable.
CanCrusher (596) - Ilirska Bistrica, SLOVENIA - DEC 20, 2013
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle 0,50L. Well, Iím rating these one bought in the bottle, not on tap. Clear, amber-red colour, with stabile, off-white head. Aroma of toasted malts, caramel, toffee, some fruits. Taste is light sweet, more or less, with light bitter finish. It has medium to full body, oily texture, soft carbonation and metallic finish.
Vladivostok (227) - Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - NOV 24, 2013
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
Mid-amber beer with the accent on malt. Quite sweet but pleasant enough if a little standard. Fullerís re-creations of Galeís beers just donít excite my tastebuds.
Lowenbrau (1863) - Asturias, Oviedo, SPAIN - NOV 24, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask @Fullerīs Taproom, Chiswick, London. Malty, biscuit aromas. Pours amber, clear, with vanishing off white head. Mild bitter, some roasty aromas.
Theydon_Bois (7898) - The íSham, Surrey, ENGLAND - NOV 8, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at the Beehive, Englefield Green, 06/11/13.
Clear chestnut brown with a thin off white head.
Nose is dark malts, toffee, bready cake mix, brown sugars.
Taste comprises dark fruit, bready malt, berry fruit tang, brown bread dough, nutty ripple.
Medium bodied, moderate carbonation with a dry fruit lead tang in the finale.
Solid enough ESB.
dogbomb (917) - ENGLAND - NOV 1, 2013
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask. Oak chestnut ale with a thin steady light tan head. Mostly malt nose with a slight hop. Surprisingly light malt taste. Sweet and pleasant. Slight berries.