Aniela (4207) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUN 10, 2015
2.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
From my backlogg:
Cask at Earl of Essex, London 2014. Clear golden beer with an offwhite head. Yeasty malty and hoppy aroma. Hoppy grassy fruity flavour.
Svesse (7765) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - MAY 4, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
(Cask at Southampton Arms, Gospel Oak, London, 22 Apr 2015) Hazy pale amber colour with foamy, off-white head. Fruity, hoppy nose with notes of citrus, grapefruit and floral hops. Malty, hoppy taste with citrus, grapefruit, orange peel, biscuits and a generous citric bitterness in the finish. Medium body, with balanced sweetness. Fresh and tasty. Nice one.
Gary (1838) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 26, 2015
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
660ml. A small white head compared to other Gyle beers . Nose of grass , caramel, spice ; Flavours showcase chewy grassy hops , light bitterness , notes of treacly caramel . Peachy notes somewhere too. This beer suffers from rich hop over-bite . lacking dryness as a redemption .
mR_fr0g (8870) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - APR 20, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at Chriso easter tasting. Pale yellow golden coloured pour with a frothy white head. Aroma is perfumed, midget gems, floral hop. Flavour is composed of pale grains, lemon, spicy, floral hop, fruity lemon. Palate is pretty light with moderate carbonation, little lavender. Semi crisp. Pretty good.
Scopey (12224) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 6, 2015
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle at ChrisOs. It pours clear gold with a thick white head. The nose is fresh, zesty citrus, lemon verbena and light floral notes. The taste is crisp, bitter, lemon rind, grassy, grainy, pine, grapefruit and pepper with a dry finish. Medium body and moderate carbonation. Pretty dry all in all. OK, but pretty forgettable.
The_Osprey (5920) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 6, 2015
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle share at ChrisO’s. Pale yellow, lightly sparkling, clear, small foamy white head. Aroma is elderflower, biscuits. Body is medium, slightly foamy, low carbonation. Taste is elderflower, minerals, touch of pine, low bitterness. Very drinkable, balanced stuff.
Leighton (18221) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 6, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle shared at chriso’s Easter 2015 tasting - London. Pours clear yellow with a frothy white head. The nose holds peach, pith, lemon and minerals. Light sweet flavor, dry and minerally, with slight bitter pine needles. Light bodied with average carbonation. Finishes with lemon rind, minerals and peach. So so.
Quack-Duck (9116) - Down South, GERMANY - DEC 28, 2014
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
bottle from Darts Farm. Hazy golden with a white head. Hoppy nose. Medium-bodied malty base, lots of good hops, bitter-sweet overall character, with a nice reisny-fruity touch.
jfb (5429) - Freising, GERMANY - OCT 12, 2014
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
(cask) hazy golden colour with a frothy white head. aroma of citrus fruit, lemon washing up liquid and lime peel, slightly yeasty, with a hint of chalk and powdered sugar. flavour is mostly light herbal hops and apricots, with some notes of cherry stones and a light-bitter finish. light- to medium-bodied with average carbonation.
AndySnow (6585) - Huddinge, SWEDEN - OCT 1, 2014
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Where: Earl of Essex, London.
Appearance: Golden colour with a white head.
Aroma: Malt, hops, rather mild.
Body: Medium body, low carbonation.
Flavour: Malt, grass, caramel.