TBone (11379) - Pori, FINLAND - AUG 16, 2009
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Golden color, small white head. Cat pee fruity hopp, sweetish aroma. Light lime hops, lingering light citrusy aftertaste. Probably good with food, but otherwise a bit too watery for my liking.
oh6gdx (19683) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 13, 2009
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask@GBBF2009. Yellowish golden colour, small off-white head. Aroma is floral hops, bready malts, some dough as well as grass. Flavour is quite much the same in a rather earthy finish.
anders37 (14818) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUL 22, 2009
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Pours a clear pale golden color with a small white head. Has a fruity malty slightly yeasty aroma with some hoppy hints. Sweetish fruity malty and slightly yeasty flavor with hints of caramel. Has a fruity malty caramel finish.
harrisoni (12089) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JUN 28, 2009
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask gravity at 1st K&ES Railway BF 2009. Gold/copper colour with lasting beige head. Good condition. Somme toffee, some hedgerow hop. Very hedgerow-y herby hop. Some blackcurrant. Really herby Yes herby blackcurrant, I guessed at Willamette hops, but it could be the Lubelski. Decent
BeerViking (1825) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 12, 2009
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Gravity at Great Welsh Beer Festival. pours gold, lots of sulphur on the nose plus green herby hoppty notes, along with hops, a light biscuity palate with a dtry long bitter aftertaste.
berkshirejohn (3972) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 5, 2009
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: JUL 17, 2009 50cl bottle from Utobeer, Borough Market. Hazy straw with a thin white head; aroma of blackberries and damsons; light citrus flavours with a touch of honey and some sharp short-lasting hops leaving a butterscotch finish. Very drinkable.
Ethereal (2399) - Los Angeles, California, USA - FEB 26, 2009
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at the Battersea Beer Festival, 12th February 2009. Golden with a citrus/grapefruit aroma. Not as hoppy as you might expect from the aroma but still fresh and drinkable.
bobinlondon (1243) - Harrow, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 24, 2009
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Gravity cask at the Battersea beer festival. Gold with a white head. Fresh and bitter with citrus notes and grassy hop aroma.
hughie (3996) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - FEB 20, 2009
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask gravity at Luton BF ’09. Gold with a small white head. Strong blackcurrant aroma. Grass and fruit in the taste and a slight bitter finish. Plenty of flavour for the ABV, but it’s a bit obvious and unsubtle.
johndoughty (3549) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - OCT 12, 2008
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Lively upon opening and pored with a big head that took time to disappear. Bitter and quite hoppy and left lots of lacing.