Bragesnak (5027) - Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 3, 2008
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bridgend Hotel, Islay, Scotland.
Reddish brown with small head. Aroma of hop spices and caramel. Flavor is malt and som roasty notes. Yeasty tones of fruit.
berkshirejohn (3966) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 23, 2008
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle conditioned, 50cl, from Westholme Stores, Goring-on-Thames, Oxon. Reddish bronze with a loose cream head; peaty, smoky, caramel aroma; creamy chocolate and caramel flavours with a slight sourness.; and a cinder toffee bitterness to the finish. Another excellent ale from Islay.
Enjoyit (2995) - Vadum, DENMARK - APR 13, 2008
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Unclear reddish brown with a beige head. An aroma with sour notes, chocolate and toffee. A flavor with dusty and sour notes.
imdownthepub (9161) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - FEB 29, 2008
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle conditioned, 500ml, from Westholme Stores, Goring on Thames, Oxon. Dark amber with white head. Sharp acidic aroma, yeasty then a slightly sour taste on a sweet malty body, much like an aged ale. Little evidence of the hops, there is a cherry like sourness and some roasted notes. Not that special really.
fonefan (31777) - VestJylland, DENMARK - DEC 1, 2007
2.5 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Bottle. Clear dark amber color with a average to large, frothy, good lacing, fully lasting, beige head. Aroma is acidic, fruity mally. Flavor is moderate sweet and light light acidic, acetic with a average duration. Body is light to medium, texture is watery, carbonation is soft. (301007)
leaparsons (7493) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - NOV 22, 2007
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Dark brown with a beige foam. Aromas are mollasses and roast coffee with caramel, spices and floral notes. Flavours are caramel and chocolate malts. Some roast character with earthy notes and berry. Soft but tasty.
RichardGretton (4110) - Leicestershire, ENGLAND - NOV 13, 2007
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Dark brown beer with a strongish head. The aroma is well hopped and dry, and the flavour is very bitter and dry. Overall a nice dry beer.
FrankJohansen (3599) - Sabro, DENMARK - SEP 21, 2007
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle. Hazy amber colour with a medium off white head. Malty with fruity and spice notes. Lots of yeast at bottom.
DonMagi (5596) - bantervile, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 4, 2007
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle from random shop on way to connect festival. Aroma is juicy peppery malts, however it dies down to a grassy pale malt. Taste kind of does the same some tart fruits coming through also as if its about to become infected.
cgarvieuk (12201) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 15, 2007
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
bottle at home ... probably not at best ... brown ... fruity malt wth little light hop ... a bit sour tinge that prob shouldnt be there.