wimpyjoe (4424) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 16, 2012
2.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Poor weak appearance, but has a finely hopped aroma. A dry hopped taste with some sourness.
planky84 (2143) - , Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 24, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask at NWAF, 2011. Bright golden pour with a white head. Light citrus nose with aromas of caramel, butterscotch, toffee. Quite sweet. Flavours of toffee, caramel and sweet malts. Sweet, malty finish.
hughie (3996) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 4, 2009
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
UPDATED: DEC 2, 2009 Cask at Wellington Arms, Bedford. Copper gold with a small white head. Malt aroma. Quite a sour fruity taste with some sweetness and a bitter finish. Rather liked this. 2.12.09, Same location. Grain in the taste with some citrus. Mid bitter finish. Good. Rated:6,3,6,4,11:3.0
fonefan (35959) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 29, 2008
2.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Cask (handpump) @ The Orange Tree, Alrincham, Cheshire England WA14 4DN.
Clear medium yellow orange color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, white to off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, sour malt, light to moderate hoppy, citric. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is flat. (IMO the keg was a bit to old ! ) (280708)
peter48er (180) - Liverpool, Merseyside, ENGLAND - SEP 5, 2008
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask @ Stamps Wine Bar/Bistro,Crosby.
Poured an amber colour with a smallish head. Hoppy with citrus notes and a lingering bitterness. Would agree with previos raters that this is a refreshing bitter beer.
MesandSim (7118) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 4, 2008
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
A Mes rate: Cask in the Olde Market Tavern.
Pale gold with a thin head and some uncalled for floaters. Slightly sour, faint citric hoppage and generally inoffensive even if it is on it’s way out.
cgarvieuk (15163) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 9, 2007
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Light ambercolour,with a light hoppy nose, a refreshing light bitter with a bitter linger.
DJMonarch (9159) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - FEB 15, 2006
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
1. Cask Handpump at the Marble Arch Inn, Manchester 21/05/2004
Golden coloured and hoppy with some citrus aroma. Dry lasting finish.
2. Cask Handpump at Wilkie’s Tavern, Warrington 09/11/2004
Golden coloured hoppy and slightly pale. Some citrus aroma. Dry slightly bitter finish.
MrWalker (926) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JAN 7, 2005
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask @ Oxford Beer Festival, UK Backlog 23 Oct 2004
Golden and very fruity. Candy. Apricot. Grape. That sort of stuff. Refreshing but nothing special.
maeib (8750) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - OCT 25, 2004
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask conditioned - Oxford BF - gravity dispense. A lovely fresh grapefruit hop aroma to this golden ale which suffered from a slight haze. The taste is clean and hoppy with good citrus notes. I thought this tasted a little underconditioned, and would imagine a really great beer when fully settled.