peponi (254) - POLAND - JUN 11, 2014
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
Aroma: hops, malty, iron.
Appearance: nice hazy orange color, white head.
Taste: low bitterness (herbs and strange iron), caramel, quite watery, there is some malty backbone.
Palate: low body and medium carbonation, iron aftertaste and herbal finish.
Overall: Nothing special, this is an average bitter.
sic1314 (3045) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - MAY 4, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Poured medium amber with a disappearing off white head. Aroma of rich roast malt and caramel sweetness, liquorice. Medium body, flavour as the aroma, light chocolate and coffee, dry finish.
berkshirejohn (4381) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 4, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at the Rose & Crown, Sandhurst. Bright golden amber with a thin white head; vanilla aroma; soft in the mouth with caramel malts and some vanilla; and a dry, oaky, bitterness to finish. An impressive bitter.
Svesse (6041) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - MAY 5, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
(Cask at Cask Pub & Kitchen, Pimlico, London, 26 Apr 2013) Amber colour with foamy, beige head. Malty nose with caramel, nuts, orange and apricots. Malty taste with notes of apricots, caramel, nuts and a slightly dusty bitterness in the finish. Medium body, with a certain sweetness. Quite nice.
mR_fr0g (2393) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - MAR 2, 2013
3.4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Gravity at the the fullerians rugby club bree fest. Toffee honey aroma. Sweet. Golden colour loose white head. Some toffee. Astringent. Firm bitterness. Dome medicinal flavour .
Theydon_Bois (7904) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - OCT 1, 2012
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask at the Cask, Pimlico - 28/09/12.
Clear pale golden with a thinnish off-white head.
Light citrus tones on the nose allied to pale malt, muted hops and a very light whiff of smoke.
Orchard fruits in the taste, caramel, slightly sour tasting toffee apples and a pinch of nutmeg.
Medium bodied with moderate carbonation lending to a dry finish.
wimpyjoe (3483) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - SEP 12, 2012
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Amber ale with orange notes in the nose, not as pronounced in taste but is crisp.
Straling (295) - Hoensbroek, NETHERLANDS - JAN 7, 2012
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours a clear amber colour with no carbonation and a small head.
Vague malty aroma, not much there.
Taste is much richer and a nicely balanced malty fresh beer, goes down very clean.
olio (5855) - Tampere, FINLAND - DEC 16, 2011
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask @ Salhojankadun Pub, Tampere.
Pours clear copper colour with minimal head. Aroma of mild fruits, caramel, malts, grass and bread. Flavour of bread, fruits, malts, dry hay and mild berry notes.
lusikka (5937) - Tampere, FINLAND - DEC 16, 2011
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
UPDATED: DEC 17, 2011 Cask @ Salhojankadun Pub, Tampere.
Pours a copper colour without a head. Aroma of toasted malts, caramel and grass. Flavour of toasted malts, berries, bread, caramel and grass. Light bodied, very slick mouthfeel and a light, bitter, bready finish. Easy-going bitter without too much malts.