s_hartshorne (2636) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - SEP 1, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask tap room batley. Nice cocoa aroma dark malts. Black good beige head lacing. Nice fruity choc flavour mild bitter finish. Body slightly thin but not too bad.
BeerViking (4220) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 14, 2014
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask at GBBF, big cocoa nose plus malt and a little treacle, body is roasty,more cocoa, a little watery, light hoppy bitterness, a little grainy and earthy, cocoa and bitter finish.
imdownthepub (13418) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 23, 2013
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask conditioned at York Beer Festival ’13. Dark brown with off white head. This was quite a bitter beer for a mild, certainly malty, bready but very dry. A good depth of flavour, some graininess. Decent enough.
Leighton (18745) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 31, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Gravity cask at the Snooty Fox, London. Pours red-brown with a fine, beige cream head. Dusty cocoa nose, some milk chocolate. Light sweet flavor, some dry cocoa, toasted leaves. Light bodied with fine carbonation. Good condition. Light dryness to finish, dry cocoa, faint minerals and earth, bit of toast. Great mild, rich character for the ABV, very drinkable. Nice.