mr_h (3324) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - JAN 24, 2013
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Cask by handpump at State Bar, Glasgow - clear golden amber, thin off-white head, minimal malty aroma, hint of acetic acid, bit sour, malty, possibly near the end of the cask, possible re-rate
kerenmk (2873) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - DEC 21, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at Gulliver’s, Manchester, September 2013. Clear, gold with creamy head. Mildly malty and grassy in the nose, Fully grainy, toasty and a little dry in the mouth. Light body, malty finish. Good and robust.
dogbomb (997) - ENGLAND - DEC 2, 2012
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask. Classic golden bitter with classic offwhite steady head. Malt and straw nose. Easy drinking with light straw notes and a bittersweet taste. Little bit of biscuit and honey on the finish. Standard.
wheresthepath (1687) - Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - NOV 7, 2013
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at the Grouse Inn, Carrog, Denbighshire. Amber with a thick white head. Pleasant caramel flavour with some berries behind. After a tough day’s hillwalking my thirst had already been quenched by J W Lees MPA. This one, light though it was, helped assuage my hunger.
undercurrent25 (1578) - Barnton, Cheshire, ENGLAND - JUN 10, 2011
2.5 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Balanced, regular bitter on cask, would be ok on a session, ok but not memorable
The_Bish (1124) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - APR 1, 2012
2.1 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Very normal bog standard bitter. Nothing to write really. What you’d expect.
leaparsons (8576) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - FEB 20, 2015
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask, The Salmon, Leicester. Amber gold with a firm white foam. Aromas are bready with caramel and mellow lemon. Dusty with traces of banana. Biscuit with cheesecake. Flavours are sweet grain with sugar and weak lemon squash. Bready with a dry finish. Average.
thepegjett (1260) - Cambridge (via Winnipeg), Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - MAR 3, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
A - fruity and caramel
A - brownish-gold with frothy head
T - sweet
P - mid and soft
O - decent
wimpyjoe (5084) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 28, 2012
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bitter with a lovely head, smooth to an extent but has a generally healthy character for its style.
Benjii (3049) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 11, 2011
2.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
On cask at Cloisters. Pours a golden colour with a fair beige head. Aroma of barley, lime and oats. Oaty flavour also with lime, caramel and a Weetabix malt character. Quite thin. Not my thing.