maeib (8750) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - JUL 4, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask conditioned handpump Lamplighter Northampton 28/06 A straw blonde beer with a whitish ring of head. A sweetish aroma with zesty lemon notes. Lemony in the mouth but it is a bit insipid in places. Passable but plain.
leaparsons (8311) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - AUG 22, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask, Swan & Rushes, Leicester. Pale gold with a thin foam. Aromas are floral with lighlty soapy pine and lemon. Woody with spicy, herbal notes. Flavours are low peanut malts with bittersweet lemon and a dry, pithy light pine finish. Some jammy fruit sweetness with a peppery palate. Clean, grassy and refreshing.