Home >

Oxfordshire Marsh Mead


 No Score 

more ratings

Formerly brewed at Oxfordshire
Style: Bitter
Marsh Gibbon, England
Serve in English pint


on tap


Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 6   MEAN: 3.1/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.92/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
Cask, Occasional;
Contains Honey.

Grumbo's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Grumbo (1342) - Ipswich, Suffolk, - JAN 20, 2013
Cask from The Railway Tavern, Chelmsford. Light brown with little head. Sweet and syrupy, though quite pleasant initially. Glad Iíd only ordered a half as sweetness became a little overwhelming towards end.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
berkshirejohn (5988) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 29, 2013
Cask at the Bear (JDW), Maidenhead, ABV 4.7%. Copper coloured with a thin cream head; toasted grain aroma; soft and biscuity in the mouth, the honey adds a syrupy texture without being too sweet; the finish spicy and fruity with lingering honey. Rather subdued overall, but a pleasant pint.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SudsMcDuff (8084) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - MAR 14, 2013
CaSk!! .. . pours a mild gold .. awesome foam, lacing is solid .. . simple mouth .. . enjoyable sweetness from the honey, and not to dried out either .. . good cask! .. . . hey look at me! iím a famous historian!!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (43888) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUL 27, 2011

Cask (handpump) @ Wenlock Arms, 26 Wenlock Road, London, Greater London, England N1 7TA.

Clear dark brown amber colour with a small to average, fizzy, good - fair lacing, mostly to fully diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, chocolate, caramel, light roasted, light toffee and honey, light hoppy. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration, chocolate malt, honey sweet, licorice notes. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is flat. [20110101]

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
BeerViking (4140) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 14, 2011
Wood and honey on nose, malt in body is overshadowed by more honey. Itís not actually cloying but itís close. Needs better balance.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
imdownthepub (13226) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 7, 2008
Cask conditioned at The Woolpack, Banbury. Amber brown with white head. Honeyed malty beer, like a sweet malt biscuit with a dose of caramel. Interesting, but tiring on the palate through a whole pint. Little in the way of hops to break it up. Itís ok, but I would have a half next time.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2016,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50