oh6gdx (23130) - Vasa, FINLAND - DEC 31, 2010
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled (as Meadow Brown, thanks fonefan!). Very deep brown colour, small brown head. Aroma is nuts, dark dry fruits, some caramel malts as well as some notes of mild spices. Flavour is dark dry fruits, wood, and some slight earthyness. BBE was 2009, but is still in good condition.
TBone (14611) - Pori, FINLAND - DEC 31, 2010
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottled (BB 04/2009) as "Meadow Brown"
Dark nut brown color, almost opaque, small off-white head. Caramel malty aroma, slightly nutty. Decent body for this ABV. Light palate. Caramel, nuttyness, light toasted note and paperness. Old bottle but not yet infected.
harrisoni (15649) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JUL 18, 2010
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at Chris’ Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia tasting. Thanks Thomas. Brown ruby, lasting beige head. Odd date aroma. Inoffensive quite tasty mild. I rather liked it.
madmitch76 (18985) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUL 1, 2010
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
22nd May 2010. ChrisOs ’Blue Ridge Mountains Of Virginia’ tasting! Clear dark brown beer. Light palate - a touch watery. Tangy dark malt and a whisper of smokiness. Finishes light and crisp. Comes over as a very light porter. Not bad.
hughie (3996) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 29, 2010
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle under the name Meadow Brown. Very dark brown. Leathery ash in the aroma. Taste is sour with liquorice sweetness and slight dryness. Plenty of flavour in this distinctly porterish mild.
planky84 (2525) - , Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 24, 2010
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle at Chris O’s. Dark brown with a beige head. Dark fruits, licorice and herb aromas. Flavours of roasted malts, chocolate and raisins. Background hops and malts.
Enjoyit (3620) - Vadum, DENMARK - AUG 26, 2009
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Almost black of color with a small brown head. An aroma of chocolate and sweets. A flavor of chocolate and some roasted notes. Light in taste, but still good.
johndoughty (4525) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 1, 2009
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Tried as Meadow Brown. Dark with a malty aroma.Thin body and left no lacing. A reasonable example of this style.
DruncanVeasey (7768) - NUNEATON, 3rd, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - APR 27, 2009
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Birthday bottle of Keith’s, as Meadow Brown. Deep ruby with a white rim. Attractive coal, apple and milky coffee aroma. Gentle smoky chocolate, good ashy cocoa linger. Nice.
leaparsons (8975) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - DEC 29, 2008
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle (as Dark Mild Ale). Dark brown with no head. Aromas are earthy light malts with berries and caramel. Flavours are chocolate malts with smooth coffee. Lightly fruity with a dry finish. A decent mild.