BeerViking (1430) - Lüneburg, Lower Saxony, GERMANY - MAY 19, 2010
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at JDW by Baker St tube. Big fine white head atop a light copper ale. Nose has fresh bread dough, something faintly spicy (coriander?), hints of orange peel, body is full and malty with peachy notes, plus again that spicy note that lasts through to the finish, where some grassy hops also come through.
sm89walt (1587) - Norwich, Norfolk, ENGLAND - MAY 8, 2010
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask - The Kings Head, Norwich. Served in a oversized pint glass allowing for a large, doming bubbly off-white head atop an brown/amber body. Mid fruit and caramel, some herby, yeasty notes on the aroma. Sweet and toasty malt flavours, some mroe fruit with a dry lightly hopped, mildly roasty bitterness in the finish. Soft mouthfeel, low carbonation and on the lighter side of medium in body.
Garrat (1249) - Suffolk, ENGLAND - APR 22, 2010
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
UPDATED: APR 23, 2010 Cask at EABF 10.Amber with no head,aroma of orange and lemon hops,taste of toffee and malt with some hop,dry finish.
Fin (6180) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 29, 2007
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask, gravity dispense at Woodford Beer Festival at The Duke, Woodford, Northants, 25-05-07. Pours standard brown colour, refreshing quite fruity with a dry finish, fine but no great shakes for my bones.
Mungo (2472) - Southampton, Hampshire, ENGLAND - MAY 16, 2007
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask conditioned @ Humble Plumb, Soton. A malty brown bitter with a little fruity caramel and mild hoppy presence in the finish. Fairly standard and quite uninteresting.