JohnRMurdoch (2699) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - OCT 5, 2013
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
500ml bottle from BeerRitz. Hazy golden yellow, good head, lot of sediment. Resin & tropical fruit aroma. Flowery orange taste. Bitter aftertaste. Another solid golden ale from Mallinsons.
mr_h (2094) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - OCT 5, 2013
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
500ml bottle courtesy of JohnRMurdoch (bottle conditioned) (3.9% abv on the label) - straw coloured with a marginal haze, frothy off-white head, malty sweetness in the aroma with a bit of grassy citrus coming through, very gassy which masks the citrus flavour, bitter hop finish
Fin (6640) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 19, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from ’Jacks’ Westholme Stores, Goring-on-Thames, Tuesday 17th. Consumed at home Thursday 19th September 2013 Pours gold with a slight chill haze, large white foamy head. Soapy hops in the mouth, very soft mouthfeel. Citrussy, a little dry in the mouth, sweetness is reigned in (good) its very nice, just a little too soapy to be really, really good. A6 A4 T7 P4 Ov13 3.4
madmitch76 (12162) - , Essex, ENGLAND - SEP 15, 2013
2.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 1/5 OVERALL 8/20
2nd March 2013
Hazy gold beer with a tidy white head. Light crisp palate. Minerals. Mallinsons soap, not too bad. Very dry citrus. Very dry finish with medium bitterness. Much too dry! Bah!
JohnCook101 (202) - - AUG 3, 2013
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
500ml bottle. Pours cloudy copper with a good white head and heavy sediment. Malty and floral aroma. Flavours of honey, light cereal, peach and citrus with a moderate bitter finish. Medium bodied with moderate carbonation. Surprisingly smooth and very drinkable. A good session beer.
DruncanVeasey (6621) - NUNEATON, Conference Premier, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - JUN 14, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Burnished yellow with a fine white collar speckling the tulip. Ripe pollen, grass, lime and dandelion aroma. Nicely stewed floral hop flavour in the Mallinsons fashion; grass, dried curry leaf and unripe tropical fruit notes giving way to a drying, lingering monkey nut malt finish.
zacgillbanks (1476) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - MAY 27, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Rehills, Newcastle. Hazy yellow-golden coloured with citrus flavours, a creamy mouthfeel and bitter grapefruit on the finish.
cgarvieuk (12237) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 26, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
bottle at home ... golden amber ... small white head ... soft zeztyfloral fruit nose ...dry zety fruit .. light juciy fruits ... soft citrus
gowdy (643) - Erskine, SCOTLAND - MAY 26, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle at Craig’s house. Very hazy golden colouring with minimal head. A touch of sweetness.
Pudding (132) - Birmingham, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - MAR 5, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
500ml bottle. ar: perfumed, spicy hop. ap: poured with immense head, quickly subsiding. Gold. ta: medium sweetness, bitterness. pa: medium body and texture. Carbonation lively, effervescent in mouth. Finish: appropriate bitterness, reasonably lengthy hop. Overall: another interesting beer from this excellent brewery.