Karol (675) - SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JUL 31, 2013
4.6 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 20/20
UPDATED: JAN 1, 2014 Bottled. Bought today at Marks & Spencer. Very tasty! Nice citrus aroma and taste. Refreshing. Easy to drink. A nice bitter finish. A great sumer ale! Anytime again!
RichardW (1633) - Carlisle, Cumbria, ENGLAND - JUL 31, 2013
4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
M&S are using some excellent brewers for their bottled range. This is a gorgeous lemon citrusy beer with a fine biscuit background. Grassy, fresh and with a great bitter zing on the tongue. Veers towards a good quality Czech lager at times. Really enjoyed this.
omikr0n (790) - Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC - AUG 1, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Pours clear yellow with thin white head. Aroma is grassy and spicy hops and a bit of malt. Flavor is bitter, quite similar to the aroma. Quite light, but very refreshing with nice biterness. Very enjoyable.
omhper (20448) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - OCT 7, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled, from M&S, Woking. Almost clear golden, small head. Aroma of custard, apricot and mango. Mid sweet with light-medium body and rounded mouthfeel. Elegant citrusy hops, mild soothing malt. Mid bitter finish.
kufdam (159) - Berkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 29, 2013
3.5 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 9/20
500ml bottle. Another cracking Oakham beer. Very pale with lip smacking hops. Decent.
Borresteijn (5131) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - MAR 11, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
50cl Bottle from M&S A’dam. Clear pale golden colour, thin white head. Aroma of floral hops, almost soapy, like lavender or rosemary, honey, some sweet malts and sweet lemon. Flavour is much the same, nice floral hoppiness, soft sweet honey, subtle bitter finish. Light-bodied. Nice.
Garrold (2134) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 24, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Clear, straw colour. Thin, lasting, white head. Lemon zest. Tinned pear. Something like vanilla. Taste is dry and light bitter. Fresh palate. Soft carbonation. Long, light bitter finish. Easy drinking.
blackisle (973) - IJburg, NETHERLANDS - SEP 30, 2014
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle 50cl from M&S Amsterdam. Clear pale golden, two finger frothy white head, recedes quickly to a thick layer, fair lacing; aroma sweet malty, honey, floral, grass, citrus, bit soapy; taste moderate sweet, light bitter; light body, oily to watery texture, soft carbonation; finish is dry hoppy bitter, bit citrus, bit herbal. Nice one.
leaparsons (8576) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - JUN 30, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Light gold with a white foam. Aromas are marmalade with toast malts and nice fresh grassy notes. Jammy with candy sugar and mellow grapefruit. Flavours are sweet, jammy lemon and apricot with a fairly restrained grapefruit and lemon bitterness to finish low toast malts with some residual sugar. A decent hoppy brew.
agent_persik (487) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - SEP 28, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Clean golden color, small white head. Aroma of citrus hops, malt, some spice, floral and grassy notes. Taste is similar with notes of peach and melon, dry sweet with medium bitter hoppy finish. Light body and lively carbonation. Quite decent and refreshing ale.