FatPhil (8108) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JAN 25, 2009
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask (Gallows Bird, Espoo, Real Ale Festival 2009)
Day 0: Rich orange. Sweet slightly bitter aroma. Low carbonation. Big sticky sweet full malty body, and decent bitterness. Pleasant retronasal esters. Feels potent, but lovely to drink - glug, glug, glug, >collapse<
mjs (3999) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JAN 25, 2009
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(Cask at Gallows Bird, Espoo, on 2009-01-23) Golden. Clear. Very light toffee aroma. Medium bodied and dry palate. Bitterness, hops, toffee, bit of sweetness and grass in taste. Bitterness and toffee in aftertaste.
mirjukka (752) - LOHJA, FINLAND - JAN 23, 2009
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
cask 0,268l at Gallows RAF 2009 golden yellow malts grain bit hops in aftertaste .Tasty on its own way. Tasted as pair with Scapa
Bullit (3724) - Burgos, SPAIN - NOV 20, 2008
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask @ Bon Accord. Golden colour, foamy white head. Particular aroma of earthy, muddy smells, fruity. Flavour has some decent malts and spices. Nice one.
MiP (12840) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - SEP 8, 2008
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask, 6% at GBBF08. Weak fruity aroma. Almost clear copper colour. Small frothy white head. The flavour is quite peppery. OK body, but not much malt flavour to balance the alcohol. Rough alcohol finish.
Svesse (5689) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - AUG 24, 2008
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
(Cask at GBBF, London, 7 Aug 2008) Golden colour with frothy, white head. Fruity, malty nose with notes of earthy, citrussy hops and hints of honey. Malty taste with initial citrus notes, leading to a solid, slightly sweet and malty middle and leaving with earthy hops in a bittersweet finish. Medium to full body, slightly heavy mouthfeel. Nice one.
Skinnyviking (6240) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 17, 2008
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask. Low white and quickly disappearing fluffy head. Clear golden body. Hoppy and grassy aroma. Strong and hoppy piney grassy flavor. Low carbonation, long aftertaste.
chimplechamp (601) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUN 30, 2008
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
cask in edinburgh somewhere pours golden yellow hazy white head. nose is sour milk wheaty earthyness, and some fruit. tastes a bit too sweet not as much as id hoped.
joe19612 (1609) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - APR 11, 2008
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Poured a dark copper colour with a thin white head which soon diasppears. Plenty of fruit in the aroma. The taste is plenty of fruit and spice. The high alchol content comes through.
harrisoni (12070) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - FEB 6, 2008
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask conditioned gravity, White Cliffs BF 08. Gold/copper colour, thin beige head. Several people had this over the 2 days and said it was good. Some fruit. Quite a decent flinty type of beer. Then it was back to the Moor JJJ IPA!!!!