SaintMatty (5380) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - MAY 22, 2008
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask (Pullman Bar, Helsinki) - Golden/amber in colour with a slight haze and a small head. Fresh and hoppy aroma with grapefruit and peach. Slightly watery and thin taste at first but it has a pleasant bitterness thanks to the hops. The grapefruit notes appear again giving it a subtle twang.
Skinnyviking (7138) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 5, 2008
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. Small white and quickly disappearing fluffy head. Hazy orange body. Orange lemon aroma. Mild hops bitternes with some fruityness. Low carbonation. Short dry aftertaste.
DownsouthGav (601) - Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 17, 2008
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
cask at market porter, borough. Malty nose. Pours amber beer. Taste is malty and sweet. Clear and fresh. Ok ipa but not very hoppy
Miksu (4948) - Jyväskylä, FINLAND - DEC 31, 2007
3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at Black Door, Helsinki. Copper color. Apricot and yeast in the aroma. Malty, caramelly and hoppy flavor with spicy and fruity hops as well as nice appley and wood note. Bitter fruity finish. Much better in cask.
Christian (11217) - Odense, DENMARK - DEC 21, 2007
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask/GBBF. Golden with a small white head. Weak perfumed floral aroma. Dry and fruity with a hint of pear in the finish.
mightynev (14) - braintree, Essex, ENGLAND - SEP 22, 2007
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask Handpull@The George Inn, Shalford,Essex,Sept 24,2007.
Golden colour with a white head,Good lacing down the glass,Aroma of citrus fruits and sweet malt,Sweet malt/Fruity hop flavour and a dry bitterness,Leads to a long fruity dry finish.A quite pleasant and easy drinking beer for its strength.
downender (6379) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - AUG 6, 2007
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: AUG 20, 2007 Gravity dispense at the Miners’ Arms Summer Beer Festival, St Werburghs Bristol 6/8/07. Golden colour with a minimal head. Sweet malt aroma with a touch of spicy hops. Flavour started sweet with a grassy hop finish. Not bad.
ThomasE (5176) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 10, 2007
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Hazy golden colour with a white head. Light malty sweet aroma with fruity and hoppy notes. Hoppy, pine bitter flavor with a light sweet malty note.
FatPhil (9407) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JUN 9, 2007
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Vegetably smell. Classic bitter, very bitter, English ale. Well balanced, but predominantly bitter. And enough malt so you don’t get bored of the bitterness.
Grovlam (4156) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 19, 2007
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle @ Copenhagen Øl Festival. Small fizzy white head that mostly diminished. Spar lacing. Clear flat golden colour. Aroma of pine, grapefruit, elderflower, liquorish, caramel. Medium bodied with a soft carbonation. Light bitter notes with some sweetness. Dry and bitter finish.