Leighton (6931) - London, ENGLAND - JAN 9, 2013
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle at ChrisO Holiday Tasting, London - thanks to the host. Pours perfectly clear gold with a fine, white foam head. Wet doughy malt nose, some tangy lemon. Grainy malt flavor, some white bread, water, grainy hay. Light bodied with fine carbonation. Doughy finish, some dry grass. Jumbled. Not great.
Theydon_Bois (2957) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - JAN 1, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle at ChrisO tasting, thanks to Chris, 30/12/12.
Lightly hazed pale golden with a thin white head that clears to the edge.
Nose is pale malt, light hops, touch of honey, fruit notes, floral tones.
Taste comprises pale malts, light fruits, floral notes, touch of caramel.
Medium bodied iwth soft carbonation leading to a dry bitter finish.
File under ’W’ !
rlgk (7440) - Skövde, SWEDEN - DEC 30, 2012
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle at Chriso’s tasting in London, 121230. Clear pale golden beer with a small white head. Malty glue aroma, caramel, vinous, sweetish. Hoppy floral flavor, glue, caramel, citrus, grapefruit notes.
harrisoni (10909) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - DEC 30, 2012
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle at Chriso tasting new year 2012/13. Gold lasting white head. Some toffee aroma. not good to be honest. too much sweet toffee.