mr_h (4757) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - APR 18, 2016
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask, 1/2 pint, hand-pulled, Counting House, Glasgow (31 Mar 2016) (belated festival ale, the final one of the Spring 2016 festival), floral, toffee aroma, golden amber with a thin bubbly head and negligible lacing, fruity, toffee, orange, sweet, oily, easy to drink.
SarkyNorthener (4071) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - APR 12, 2016
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask@bloxwich showman, Bloxwich. Golden amber beer with residual head. Aroma of malts and some citrus. Taste is citrus, malts, biscuit and a little spice. Ok.
downender (7925) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - MAR 28, 2016
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask-conditioned at the Commercial Rooms (JDW), Bristol March 2016. Golden in colour, with a slight, white, head. Aroma of sweetish malts and a touch of stone fruit, with a whiff of leafy hop. Flavour had sweetish, earthy, malts, some more fruit and a moderately bitter finish. Fine.
Rasmus40 (17533) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAR 25, 2016
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask @ Crosse Keys, London. Clear golden with an off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, fruity and light hoppy - citrus. Flavor is quite sweet and moderate bitter. Sweet and moderate bitter finish. 250316
minutemat (4312) - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, ENGLAND - MAR 21, 2016
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask @ Montgomery’s Tower, Shrewsbury. Pours clear gold, white head. Light caramel malt aroma. Taste presents good caramel flavours. Feels like it wants to be an ESB when it grows up but for now it’s a nice light bitter with promising caramel flavours.
Stuu666 (10594) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 21, 2016
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at the standing order. Pours clear golden, nose is floral, sweet toffee, taste is similar, chewy, light orange.
AshtonMcCobb (5241) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 21, 2016
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
On cask @ the Standing Order.
Appearance - golden with a decent head.
Nose - mainly lemon and pale malt. Something creamy. Lemon curd?
Taste - more of the same.
Palate - light to medium bodied with a creamy texture and a long dry finish.
Overall - another solid example of the style.
The_Osprey (6351) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 19, 2016
3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask, gravity dispense, at The Railway, Putney. As ’Mauldons White Adder’. Pale orange, still, clear, no real head. Aroma is light and bready. Body is smooth and light with low-ish carbonation. Taste is sugary with resin and apple. Has a dry spicy finish. Alright, simple.
allmyvinyl (9449) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 19, 2016
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at the standing order. Pours clear gold with a thin white head. Aromas of lemon and cream, light rose petal. Taste is more sweet creamy lemon. Sweet finish.
harrisoni (17282) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - MAR 19, 2016
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask handpull at Crosse Keys Gracechurch Street. Clear gold lasting white head. Some sweetness decent sweetish strong golden ale touch of rose petal and nectarine. It’s OK. Not overly exciting but ok condition and temp both ok.