wheresthepath (1787) - Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - NOV 8, 2012
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
[Gravity cask at Back of Beyond (JDW), Reading] Amber-red, slight white head. A little toffee, a little blackberry, but mainly brownish water. Dull dull dull.
stravale (2490) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - NOV 6, 2012
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask @ JDW Becketts Bank, 011112
Dark amber, clear, thin white head with some lacing
Aroma of light sweet fruity malts, hint of honey
Taste - sweet soft fruity malts, soft sweet citrus hops, light caramel
Palate - soft carb, light body. Finish as main flavour, rapid, slight bitter linger
Overall - Plain stuff but it’s OK
maeib (8750) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - NOV 5, 2012
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask conditioned handpump Lord Moon Of The Mall London 30/10/12. An amber coloured beer with an off-white head. A bit fruity and smoky. A thinnish nose. Some crunch in the mouth. Fruity hops. It’s OK.
Theydon_Bois (12690) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 30, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at the Hope Tap (JDW), Reading - 26/10/12.
Clear golden wth a good white head, good lacing ensues.
Nose of light tropical fruit, caramel malts.
Taste follows, bread, fruit.
Medium bodied with light carbonation and a nice smooth finish,
sic1314 (4776) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - OCT 28, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Poured a reddish brown with a small, disappearing head. Aroma of caramel and fruity malt. Smooth with a nice citrus hop kick. Pretty decent session ale.
madmitch76 (18121) - , Essex, ENGLAND - OCT 28, 2012
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
24th October 2012
Crosse Keys Spoons. Clear gold amber beer, residual white head. Palate is fresh and a little crisp. Nice hops - nice grapey orange with a little tang. Mild minerals. Semi dry finish. Nice!
leaparsons (8832) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - OCT 28, 2012
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask, Lord Keeper of the Great Seal, Oadby. Amber brown with an off white foam. Aromas are toffee, brown sugar and hints of blackberry. Earthy pear with some citrus. Flavours are sweet toffee and pear with raw sugar. Autumn leafiness with a sweet, light spiced finish. OK.
jackl (5804) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - OCT 27, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask @ JDW, Victoria Station. The pour’s deep red with a tiny white head. The nose is light, sweet orchard fruits, some berry and cherry. Honeyed apricot syrup and cereal grains. The taste is sweet malts, more light berry fruits and hints of caramel. Light, grassy finish. Light body, smooth. Sweet, simple flavors, but quite solid.
cgarvieuk (17258) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 24, 2012
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
cask at sorder ... amber ... thin off white head ... soft toffee fruits ... light bitter hop front ... soft toffee malt .. ok
Ungstrup (30378) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JUL 21, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at GBBF 2010. A red-brown beer with a lazing off-white head. The aroma has notes of caramel and malt as well as light notes of berries. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt and citrusy hops, leading to a dry bitter finish.