FCox143 (32) - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - OCT 4, 2016
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Aroma: mostly malty, slight hops but they are hidden. Appearance: amber in colour with a thin off-white head. Taste: mostly malty again, with sweetness overpowering any hoppy taste. Quite enjoyable, but I like fruitier beers.
Theydon_Bois (17229) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - AUG 20, 2016
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at the King and Castle, TTZ, 20/08/16.
Orange amber with a decent off white head.
Nose is Soreen fruit loaf, brown bread, caramel, bitter orange, brown sugars, stewed prunes.
Taste comprises fruit cake, dates, brown sugar, candied fruit peel, toffee, light spice.
Medium bodied with bite, soft carbonation, light alcohol strokes in a semi drying close.
Decent cask English Strong, last had this 10+ years ago and this revisit for a rate certainly exceeded my expectations.
jmgreenuk (7837) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - JUL 20, 2016
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at the Whire Swan, Solihull. Poured a clear medium amber with a frothy white head. The aroma is sweet malt, light hop. The flavour is moderate sweet, light bitter with a dry light spice, sweet malt, grainy palate. Medium bodied with soft carbonation.
The_Osprey (6600) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 25, 2015
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask, gravity dispense at Twickenham Beer Festival 2015. Pale orange, clear, still, small white head. Aroma is sweet, caramel malts, spoiled fruits. Body is medium, smooth, soft carbonation, oily mouthfeel. Taste is apple, white bread, dried fruits and resin. An oily mix of sweet fruits and alcohol. Good.
minutemat (4437) - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, ENGLAND - OCT 8, 2015
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Cask @ Montgomery’s Tower, Shrewsbury. Pours hazy dark amber. Nice caramel nose. Taste is smooth, malt-forward with sweet toffee and rosy dark dark fruits with a good flavoursome strength. Very nice.
Towey1989 (1899) - Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 29, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at The Green Dragon, Leek (JDW) A clear pale amber colour with a thin white head. Aroma of toasty malt, caramel, some red berries, subtle butter and orange. Taste is similar of toasty malts, caramel, subtle toffee, some red berries, slight butter and orange. Medium bodied and an oily texture. A soft, sweetish, toasted orange bitterness in the finish. Quite a sweet, malty beer for a 6 percenter. Some citrus flavours but a little buttery, it’s good but not quite great.
Parmenion777 (156) - Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 23, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Good zesty sweet fruity aroma, small off-white head. Nice malty, slightly toasty caramel, with some hoppy notes and nice bitter finish.
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redders1974 (1005) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - AUG 23, 2015
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: APR 1, 2016 Decent not sure about grouping more of an e.s.b for me raw brown sugar with with loads of body and nice hopping slipped down very easily on cask at the red lion whitworth.
Don2711 (389) - - AUG 3, 2015
4.8 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 19/20
UPDATED: JUN 30, 2016 Caramel nose. Hoppy with good strength. Amber appearance. Interesting beer. Toffee flavours and quite sweet. Dangerous as very drinkable. Definitely will explore again. Second pint even better. Amongst best ever.
BeerViking (4209) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 27, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at the Moon under Water, amber-brown with a very faint haze, fruity malty nose. Warming, with red fruit, buttery caramel and a toasted-orange tang on the palate.