niquillis (1835) - Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 24, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
On cask at White Star, Stoke. Pours amber with white head. Quite a malty smooth beer to start with caramel notes. Dies a little toward the end. Certainly not a pale golden ale?
imdownthepub (11465) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - JUL 20, 2014
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask conditioned at The Market Porter, Borough Market, London. Yellow gold with white head. Thin, caramelised beer with a perfumey hop note, light sweetness. Borderline for acceptability.
SilkTork (5412) - Southampton, United Kingdom, Hampshire, ENGLAND - MAY 20, 2012
2.7 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Railway Tavern, Bexley. Pale, mildly hoppy. Some apple, some apricot, some sourness. A few small pieces at the bottom of my glass. OK, but it’s an indifferent, amateurish sort of beer.
TBone (14260) - Pori, FINLAND - MAY 1, 2012
2.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Cask @ O’Connels, Tampere
Pale yellow color, small white head. Weak lime-grapefruit nose, pale maltyness too. Light bodied. Pale malty, light citrusy hoppyness. Dry aftertaste. Very typical golden ale.
ration (2028) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 30, 2012
2.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Pours light golden with a small head. Aroma light hops, grass, butter. Very typical cask.
olio (7851) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 29, 2012
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Cask @ O’Connels, Tampere.
Pours hazy yellow color with small head. Aroma of grassy hops, fruits and mild herbal notes. Flavour of dry hay, fruits, mild goose berrirs and some herbs. Bitter and quite watery palate.
laiti (7538) - Helsinki, FINLAND - APR 29, 2012
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask @ O’Connell’s
Aroma is sweetish with peach and hints of hay. Flavour is dry with hay, some peach and hops. The bitterness is quite harsh here. Somewhat watery, quite typical and easy to forget.
oh6gdx (22834) - Vasa, FINLAND - APR 26, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask@Black Door, Helsinki. Golden colour with a small white head. Aroma is floral notes, some honey, qute crisp and sweet maltyness with. Mild biscuity notes. Flavour is sweet and crispy malts, some floral, herbal and mild resiny notes as well. Crisp and refreshing.
harrisoni (15314) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - MAR 14, 2012
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask handpull at The Castle London. Clear pale gold thin collar white bubbles. ascetic hop citrus aroma. ascetic gold ale barely ok
anders37 (19478) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAR 10, 2012
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask @ Southampton Arms, Gospel Oak NW5. Pours a clear yellow color with a small white head. Has a fruity malty caramel and toffee aroma. Fruity malty caramel and weak butterscotch flavor. Has a fruity malty caramel finish.