Rune (7777) - Tromsø, NORWAY - MAY 9, 2009
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Well kept half pint from cask at The Fly in the Loaf, Liverpool. Nitro creamy, white head over an amber body. Smooth smell of flowery hops. Subdued taste of fresh fruity hops followed by a developing bitter ending. Well bodied for its strength (03.05.2009).
anders37 (16460) - Malmö, SWEDEN - APR 13, 2009
2.6 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask @ White Horse, Parsons Green SW6. Pours a slightly hazy amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty caramel aroma. Sweetish fruity malty caramel flavor with some hints of hops. Has a sweetish fruity malty finish with some hints of caramel in the aftertaste.
maeib (8621) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - APR 3, 2009
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
UPDATED: FEB 8, 2013 Cask conditioned handpump Fly In The Loaf, Liverpool . A copper coloured beer with a thick white head. Some citrus in the aroma but there’s nothing much happening in the mouth. Inoffensive but sadly dull. Score 2.8
Subsequent rating scored 3.0. Average becomes 2.9
fiulijn (14350) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 10, 2009
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
<i>Cask Conditioned at Market Porter, London</i>
Hazy amber color; thin creamy head. Smooth and round regular Bitter: caramel, a touch of yeasty apples, correct bitterness and not much more.
leaparsons (7991) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - OCT 10, 2008
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask, Nottingham Fest 08. Hazy gold with no head. Aromas are light malts with tea and lemon. Light herbal with hints of caramel. Flavours are nitty with sweet light malts. Some grain with a dry, hoppy finish.
BeerViking (2315) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 6, 2008
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at the Brewery Tap, Brentford. A nutty light-bodied bitter, malty on the nose, then a slightly oaky body and a clean dry aftertaste.
mjs (4498) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUL 9, 2008
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(Cask at Queens Hotel pub in Douglas) Amber. Clear. Medium-sized dense white head. Malts in nose. Medium palate with little carbonation. Malts, hops and bitterness in taste. Quite ok.
oh6gdx (20253) - Vasa, FINLAND - MAY 31, 2008
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask. Hazy amber colour with mediumsized white head. Aroma is nutty and flowery along with some nectary and wooden hints. Flavour is a pleasant mix of fruity and flowery hops, quite much grass and caramel malts balancing it up. Some notes of cookies also.
hughie (3996) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 2, 2007
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at ’Spoons Festival, Milton Keynes. Dark gold. Sweet caramel malt aroma. Pleasant biscuity, buttery flavour and mid bitter finish. Full of taste for its ABV; an excellent sessioner.
downender (6164) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - AUG 20, 2007
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask-conditioned at the White Lion, Bristol, 20/8/07. Pale amber, with a decent, lacy white head. Aroma of floral hops with a touch of orange sweetness. Flavour started malty before a decent hoppy finish. Slightly grainy mouth feel. Good.