DruncanVeasey (6641) - NUNEATON, Conference Premier, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - MAR 12, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask gravity, Leicester BF, 08/03/12. Clear and brassy with a loose foam. Blackcurrant and orange wine gum aroma. Pleasant gummy tang, deep biscuit. Full, slippery condition. Pleasant and well-constructed, with that Hopshackle roundedness. Good.
leaparsons (7504) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - MAR 8, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask, Leicester Fest 12. Golden with a small head. Aromas are toast and lemon with hints of floral honey. Dusty yeast with herbal notes. Flavours are caramel and cereal malts with mellow lemon. Doughy yeast with spices and herbal, lemon rind notes. Dry and peppery to finish. Good.