DJMonarch (9160) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - NOV 27, 2009
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask Stillage from the Festival Bar at the Old Hall Hotel, Buxton 21/11/2009
Fruit and hop aromas. Amber coloured floral hoppy and fruity with a little dryness in a crisp and bitter malt finish.
leaparsons (7507) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - NOV 13, 2009
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask, Criterion, Leicester. Golden with a thin head. Aromas are herbal with lots of spices. Grapefruit and oranges with caramel base malts. Flavours are caramel and toffee malts with herbal and hoppy notes. A typically decent hoppy Oakham brew.
DonMagi (5596) - bantervile, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 9, 2009
4.3 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Cask in the Market Porter. Alround rating: Citrus, tangarine, mango, excellent bitterness, very very light caramel malt character, massivly drinkable. Utterly fantastic.
DruncanVeasey (6642) - NUNEATON, Conference Premier, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - OCT 19, 2009
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: APR 20, 2010 Cask handpull, The Waggon and Horses, Halesowen. Tawny amber (for Oakham); all the pineapple and passion fruit goodness in the aroma you’d expect. Silky tropical hoppage, bags of lace, soft resinous citrus and creamy malt. Balanced and lovely.