dogbomb (917) - ENGLAND - FEB 15, 2014
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask at White Cross Beer festival 2014. Dark golden amber ale. Thin white head. Nose of biscuity pears. Taste is biscuity, sweet and toffee laced. A few nuts. Dry sweet finish.
Philym (920) - St Neots, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - NOV 12, 2013
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Appearance: Clear medium amber with cm thick white head.
Aroma: Bready, malty, hoppy, pepper and a note of caramel.
Taste: Low sweetness, medium bitterness and low/medium sourness.
Palate: Rough thick texture, light body, prickly carbonation, slightly astringent, abrupt bitter malty finish.
Comments: Ok session beer, slightly lacking in flavour and aroma but still enjoyable. This review is for the bottled version 4.1%ABV.
leaparsons (7930) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - SEP 28, 2013
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask, Nag’s Head, Edale. Golden brown with a white foam. Aromas are biscuit with Weetabix and light lemon. Some tinny notes with white bread yeast. Flavours are sugar with grain and yeast. Dry and woody with a chalky finish.
erickok (3414) - Tours (and Paris), FRANCE - SEP 17, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
Glowing brown body with lasting grey head. Cookies, toffee, very light foresty hop. Very light Watery body and light bitterness that lasts quite a while. Soft, drinkable body. (Half pint at The Woolpack)
daniele (5177) - ITALY - AUG 20, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
ambrato scarico legno leggero caramello poco luppolo buona secchezza leggera nocciola
BOSSbrewer (1420) - Arkansas, USA - AUG 6, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Nice bitter but nothing special. Golden yellow. One finger of head that persists. Not much flavor. Had on cask at the Duchess of Cambridge in Windsor.
joe19612 (1801) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - JUL 6, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Pours a golden orange colour with a thin white head, mild grass aroma, with malt, taste is hoppy and light with a smooth dry finish.
vipinvelp (2048) - Velp, NETHERLANDS - JUN 1, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Golden yellow slowly settling in glass with big white foam head. Nice aroma, taste is nice bitter, some orange, some floral. Long aftertaste, good beer for pub drinking. (London 201305)
Vladivostok (227) - Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - APR 20, 2013
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Mid-amber in colour with just the faintest hint of citrus and a moderate bitter finish. Beyond that I’m struggling to say much, other than to describe it as something of a Plain Jane.
Patrickctenchi (3401) - Cox’s Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - JAN 17, 2013
3.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours brassy gold with a thick, though short off-white head.
Scent is barley and honey.
Taste is hay/grass bitter, barley, dry nuts.
Very pleasant bittering soft and mild.