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Brewed by Ilkley
Style: Mild Ale
Ilkley, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 76   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.24   EST. CALORIES: 111   ABV: 3.7%
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Cask; Regular. Also available bottled.
This traditional dark mild won the bronze medal at the SIBA Northern region beer competition 2010 as well as being voted the winner in its class at Bradford beer festival 2010. The blend of 5 malts used in the mash give a smooth, mellow easy to drink malt flavour with a hint of liquorices in the finish.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sdmmb (736) - USA - JUN 19, 2014
Drunk from 50cl bottle bought in Wakefield. Pleasant dark ale with lots of taste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Garrold (1149) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 14, 2014
Bottle from Harvey Nichols, Leeds. Clear, cola colour. Minimal, off white head. Dry, fruity, with some roast malt. Taste is dry. Light bitter. Ashy dry palate. Finish is roast dry. A little tang, too. Nice mild.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
stoutchap (400) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 12, 2014
A decent dark ale - light nose, cola color. light roasted grains and other malt flavors. Thin palate. Decent.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
gunnfryd (10271) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 9, 2014
Bottle. Dark brown colour with a beige head. Aroma is roasted malt, caramel, hop, fruit. Flavour is roasted malt, caramel, hop, fruit, coffee. Medium body. Easy drinkable beer.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SarkyNorthener (1742) - Walsall (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAY 3, 2014
Birthday beer from s_hartshorne. Bottle. Black beer with small head. Aroma of mild chocolate and roasted malts. Taste is roasted malts, a little chocolate and some earthy charcoal. Medium bodied. Good stuff.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bergstaden (1190) - Røros, NORWAY - APR 30, 2014
Dark amber with a white head - Good malt aroma with hints of raosted malts - Roasted malt body with some hints of bitterness and some hint of coffee flavour - Lingering malt finish - This was quite nice

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
djoeye (1230) - Tromsø, NORWAY - APR 22, 2014
Thin bubbly off-beige layer, dark brown body. Chocolate caramel malts and strawberry hops to the nose. Slightly roasted floury malts, a little cocoa and coffee to the tongue. Slightly thin bodied, but alright on palate. Finishes still with cocoa coffee style malts. Overall nice. Brown 500ml bottle abv3.7% b@Kjeller5 Tromsø,T@home.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
SaintMatty (5113) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - MAR 29, 2014
Cask (Crown Posada, Newcastle) - Dark brown with red tinges. Roasted malt, wort and coffee in the aroma. Roasted taste with coffee, cocoa and roasted malt. A very good mild.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Vighals (1007) - Sørumsand, NORWAY - MAR 24, 2014
Gylden klar mørk brun med varende beige skum. Karamell, malt og hint av tropisk frukt. Lett bitter, noe søtlig karamell og maltsmak. God fylde selv om det bare er 3,7%, Lett bitter tørr avslutning. Lite kullsyre

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jj0076 (31) - York, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 16, 2014
Dark mild. Good session beer at 3.7%. Makes a nice change from all the hoppy IPA style beers flooding the market.


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