allmyvinyl (3135) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 19, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at The Haymarket. Pours clear dark red-brown, thick beige head. Aromas of fruit and dark chocolate. Creamy texture, light sweet taste with nice roast balance. Clean finish. Nice.
AshtonMcCobb (2466) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 19, 2014
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On cask at the Haymarket.
Appearance - intriguing soft black with red chinks.
Nose - dark chocolate with liquorice and honeycomb.
Taste - it’s Crunchie Bar with liquorice.
Palate - medium bodied with a creamy yet drying texture and a long dry but elegant finish.
Overall - delicious. Great brew.
edsspoon (370) - Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - JUN 14, 2014
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask - unfortunately a beer that suffered from the staff not being able to keep their beer properly. Deep red with a light brown. Aroma is roasty, blackcurrant, chocolate, coffee and acidy. Taste is roasty, dark fruit, some acidity and sourness.
SaintMatty (5191) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JUN 3, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask (Roebuck JDW, Nottingham) - Very dark brown with some red tinges. Raisins, caramel and a hint of marzipan in the aroma. Fruity, nutty and slightly tangy taste with notes of raisins, blackberries and some slightly buttery notes.
DandyLion (517) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - MAY 25, 2014
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Gravity @ Old Horse, Leicester beer festival. Swept ruby coloured. Aroma is malty. Taste is sweetish roasted malts with slight liquorice taste, almost herbal character. Nice full body from gravity as well.
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Theydon_Bois (8276) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - MAY 25, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at Victoria station spooneria, 22/05/14.
Lightly hazed chestnut brown witha moderate light beige covering.
Nose is toffee, nutty pangs, vanilla Angel Delight, brown bread.
Tase comprises hazelnut, toasted brown bread, mellow dark fruit rinse, light brown sugars, hint of toffee.
Medium bodied, moderate carbonation, light drying close.
So so whelming affair.
jfb (3780) - Freising, GERMANY - MAY 17, 2014
2.6 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
(draught) pours a clear ruby-amber colour with a frothy light beige head. aroma of butter, roasted malts and smoked ham, with a hint of dark chocolate and vinegar. flavour is more smoke and butter, with hints of sugar icing, grass, yeast and a dry finish. medium-bodied with soft carbonation.
gegwilson (1026) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 1, 2014
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Cask in the Swatter’s Carr, Middlesbrough. Mahogany with a tan head. Quite sweet at first with some red fruit and a hint of sherry. Finish is bitter and all coffee. Very nice.
Don2711 (113) - - APR 25, 2014
4.7 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 19/20
UPDATED: APR 26, 2014 Lovely beer with chocolate and coffee and toffee flavours. Easy to drink and will definitely drink again.
s_hartshorne (1231) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 27, 2014
3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask ossett beer festival. Red black colour great beige head and lacing. Slight roasted malt aroma. Taste is roasted malts slight chocolate slight bitter finish. Medium body soft carbonated. Ok.