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Brewed by Old Mill
Style: Mild Ale
Goole, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 32   MEAN: 2.84/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.83   EST. CALORIES: 102   ABV: 3.4%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular.
A smooth malty and nutty flavored mild with hints of dark chocolate finish.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
shrubber85 (7602) - Greenville, Indiana, USA - AUG 22, 2010
Cask. Sweet toffee malt aroma. Dark brown color with decent head. Sweet toffee malt and light grass flavor. Very nice mild.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
harrisoni (13720) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JUN 23, 2008
Cask gravity at Red Lion, Snargate, summer bf 08. Dark ruby mild. Curious mild. Roasty, but an unusual roasty. Deep malts. Some dark fruits, morello cherry and plums. In fact quite a lot of cherry. Quite distinctive and pleasant.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MesandSim (7119) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 9, 2008
A Mes rate: Gravicask at Ealing Beer Festival.
Almost opaque very dark red colour with a thin beige rim. Lovely blackcurrant fruity notes with some good dark malt. The fruity notes are really good, as is the good milky chocolate finish with a slight smoky hint. A no frills, very drinkable traditional mild.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
TheGrandMaster (2334) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - FEB 9, 2007
Half pint gravity fed at the Battersea Beer Festival, dark with ruby tints - no head. A sweet malty aroma. Very smooth in the mouth, followed by a dry finish, though a little flavourless.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
FatPhil (9356) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JUL 14, 2008
Cask (Ealing BF2008)
Classic dark mild appearance. Apple and slight peardrop aroma. Estery taste. Plain grainy body too. Left me wanting, but not actually disappointed. Probably EOB.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kerenmk (2377) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - SEP 28, 2013
Cask at CAMRA York Beer and Cider Festival, 21.9.2013. Clear ruby colour, fruity, fig, some bread aroma, very bready, toasty bitter undertones. Light body, bready finish. Nice.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
chriso (7365) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 1, 2005
Although this beer is from a well established microbrewery with a small chain of pubs, the beers don’t often make an appearance down south, so this was a rare and welcome opportunity for me to try the mild. I guess because they have their own tied house, they don’t feel the need to hawk their wares round beer festivals and through the free trade too much. This is billed as a traditional mild and you can’t argue too much with that. Mild malt and caramel dominate with just the slightest hint of coffee in the background. Dry, slightly chalky mouthfeel. Easy drinking. Decent enough. Cask (gravity), Reading Beer Festival 2005.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Fin (7411) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 22, 2006
Cask at the Brewery Arms, Keighley, West Yorks, 20-05-06. A simple but pleasant mild, that went down well.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Stopherbomber (111) - Christchurch, NEW ZEALAND - FEB 10, 2007
the best beer i tasted at the battersea beer fest, was probably the only one that i would have liked to have more than one of.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
oh6gdx (20333) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 21, 2008
Cask@GBBF2007. Deep rubyish amber colour, not much head. Aroma is caramel malts, dark fruits, some flowery hops as well as mild yeast. Flavour is the same along with some mild roast and coffee. The coffee stays in the aftertaste too, along with dark fruits. Rather mild mild.


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