mike5326 (488) - virginia beach, Virginia, USA - OCT 30, 2013
2.4 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Poured from a bottle. Clear golden color. Nice full white frothy head. Yeast and dough like smell. Slight bitter bread like flavor with a hops and malt character. Not very good.
JorgeLee (964) - Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 13, 2013
1.8 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
Bottle from Sainsburys. Gusher! It had been sitting quietly for ages too, all over the kitchen. Came out a sort of middle amber colour, rocky white head. Despite gusher status actually tasted quite flat. A kind of blandish English bitter, a hint of the homebrew about it. Guessing it was a bit infected, but I’d be surprised if I bother trying it again to check.
Braudog (5376) - Hampton, Virginia, USA - JUL 1, 2013
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle. Pretty average-looking amber beer, with an average to thin head. The aroma is musty, sweet and mashy. Despite the somewhat off-putting initial impression, this drinks fiarly well ... firm, if a bit wet, malty character overall, with a little musty finish. (#5088, 7/1/2013)
zickbeer_ye (186) - Virginia, USA - JUN 24, 2013
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Tart cherry and dry fruit with an earthy hop scent. Off white foamy head orange slight yellow body. Sweet kinda tart dry berry and slight hoppy mild rooty taste. Slight tart crisp and wet on the palate.
dfinney23 (1269) - Houston, Texas, USA - JUN 14, 2013
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
The only draw here is if you’re looking for an organic beer because other than that it’s pretty generic. Some malt, lightly bitter finish. Meh.
Emeister84 (636) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - JUN 11, 2013
2.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Fruity aromas, redolent of strawberries and peaches, with a hint of fresh clay. The appearance of orange honey with a somewhat lasting, rocky, white head. Off-dry with some flavors of honey and golden raisins. Light bodied with low carbonation and a dull finish.
boozedude (1496) - Des Moines, Iowa, USA - MAY 23, 2013
2.8 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
bottle at royal mile Pours golden with a thin white head. Aroma is hard to poiint out, some malt sweetness with a little apple with a dry bitter finish. ok
Osprey87 (930) - London via, WALES - MAY 23, 2013
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Room temp bottle. Clear orange. Smells yeasty. Foamy in the mouth. Taste is not that pleasant - a bit metallic. Pretty poor overall.
Beerenberger (1117) - Fischer, Texas, USA - MAY 18, 2013
2.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 7/20
Fragrance of malt with a hint of brown sugar/ molasses. Pours an amber with a none lasting white head and no lacing. The taste is malty with a grainy finish. Not heavy on the bitter aspect. Medium body with medium carbonation. Overall, enjoyable but may not be the best example of an ESB.
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troopie (2293) - Munchen an der Willamette, Oregon, USA - MAY 13, 2013
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle. Rather too foamy frothed out. Light lemony aroma. Citrus bitterness in the rather bland flavour. Thin finish