Brewed by Hobsons
Style: Mild Ale
Cleobury Mortimer, England
Serve in English pint


on tap

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RATINGS: 90   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.28/5   EST. CALORIES: 96   ABV: 3.2%
Cask; Regular.
A smooth dark mild. Chocolate malt gives plenty of flavour and aroma which belies its strength.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
47574xeCD (760) - God’s Country, West Midlands, ENGLAND - NOV 19, 2015
Cask pint at Weavers Kidderminster. Poured dark clear chestnut brown with a tan cream head. Nose is nuts chocolate malt. Taste is roasted malts nutty chocolate. Nice smooth mild.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Travlr (17692) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 7, 2015
Cask at Railwayman’s Arms, with BlackHaddock/Jeremy. Clear maroon color. Aroma of coffee and plums, Taste has soft roast, coffee grounds, dark fruit. Nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jjsint (1658) - Ely, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - AUG 9, 2015
Handpull cask at the Railwaymans Arms, Bridgnorth. Mid-brown, a bit of white head. Malt, honey, golden syrup aroma. Sweet, biscuity, malty taste. I’ve made it sound less interesting than it actually is. It’s very moreish and dare I say a trifle warming for the ABV. I’ve had this before, and am surprised I’ve never rated it.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
niquillis (2136) - Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 24, 2015
Cask at Church Inn, Ludlow. Pours chocolate brown with an off white head. Smooth, bit of nut, chocolate, decent mild.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (14316) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - APR 14, 2015
Gravity dispense at Craft 100, CBC Clapham, 02/04/15. Rich chestnut brown with reddish hues topped with a solid light beige cap. Nose is biscuit, toffee, dark fruit shreds, light spice. Taste comprises brown bread, toffee, light spice, dates, fig biscuits. Medium bodied, soft carbonation, semi drying close. Solid mild, good depth of flavour for the ABV.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rlgk (15333) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - APR 6, 2015
At Craft 100 150402. Clear amber, nice beige head. bready frainy aroma at first, then turining fruity, grassy, roasted notes. Bready citrus flavor, hrassy, earthy notes, caramel, some raisins. Ok.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Scopey (10026) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 6, 2015
Cask at Craft 100. It pours clear deep brown with a small off-white head. The nose is toasty, earth, toasted brown bread, light caramel grain husk. The taste is toasty, earth, wood, leather, brown bread, cocoa, varnish, oats and cereal with a dry finish. Fulsome body and moderate carbonation. Well-rounded and rather drinkable. Good mild.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
madmitch76 (19648) - , Essex, ENGLAND - APR 3, 2015
2nd April 2015
Craft #100 fest at Clapham. Cask. Clear dark amber beer, small pale cream colour head. Mild caramel sweetness, light caramel. Mild dried fruits. Light finish. Fine.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Pistacho (54) - SPAIN - JAN 25, 2015
Cask conditioned at the Southampton Arms. The aroma is like caramel, soft cofee, bitter almonds and light notes of raisins. Hazelnut flavor, creamy, a little bit of butter and caramel. Tasty. My first Mild, and I really like it.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Mjp12 (974) - York, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 18, 2015
Not sure this was served in best condition, lacked the aroma that many others have reported.

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