ThirstyBird (2589) - Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 24, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
From cask at Berkhamsted Brewery Shop, Pours a light amber with a rich tan head. The smell is citrus, fruit, toasted grain. The taste is toasted grain, fruit, very dry and grainy end - very drinkable. Light+ body with nice fine carbonation. Another well made beer by Red Squirrel.
madmitch76 (21720) - , Essex, ENGLAND - OCT 26, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
17th October 2014
Goodmans Fields Spoons. Cask. Bright clear gold - amber beer. Tidy pale cream colour head. Palate is smooth and dry, mild fine carbonation. Light dry malts with very light and dry creamy sweetness. Definite white smoke on the back end. Hops are floral bitter with a good dose of citric orange as well. Peel bitterness. Finishes dry, white smoke lingering on.
Beese (2561) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 29, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Gravity at St Albans Beer Festival 2014. Poured a clear amber, with a dense white head. Aroma of malt, grass and floral hops. Crisp flavours, some straw and caramel. Finish was toffee, biscuit and resin.
mR_fr0g (8933) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 24, 2014
2.8 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask gravity at the St Albans beer fest 2014. Aroma is ash tray, smokey phenols, stale cigarettes offensive. Golden. Red coloured pour with a halo of white head. Flavour is nutty, light caramel, hint of smoke, raisin. Palate is semi sweet, grainy and moderate carbonation. Not impressed.
SilkTork (5537) - Southampton, United Kingdom, Hampshire, ENGLAND - APR 18, 2014
3.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
JDW, Hemel Hempstead. Christmas 2013. A local beer. I enjoyed this. Easy drinking and nicely flavoured. Nothing excessive. Just well built.
MrTipple (3557) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 11, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Aroma: caramel malts. Appearance: dark amber, hardly any head.Taste: light sweets. Palate: light bitters, some wood flavours, fruits. Overall: decent Bitter, nothing too outstanding though. Pint at the Bull & Last, Highgate.
SaintMatty (6734) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JAN 7, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Cask (Edgar Wallace, Strand, London) - Dark brown in colour. Chocolate, dried fruit and biscuity malt in the aroma. The taste is fruity, malty and chocolatey with notes of raisins and fruitcake detected alongside chocolate sponge pudding.
Desverger (7994) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - NOV 21, 2012
4 AROMA 9/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
(cask@Catford Bridge Tavern) Pours amber with good off white head. Good lacing and medium body. Aroma of malty caramel. Taste is fruity and toasted caramel malts. Very good.
BeerViking (4106) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 29, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Dark red-amber, with a lacy white head, malt and a little peach and wine on the nose, initially sweetish and fruity with hints of caramel and nuts, then drying rapidly and leading to an astringent and slightly acrid finish, which lets it down a little.
harrisoni (17162) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - NOV 12, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask gravity at Ale and Bakehouse Westgate on Sea. Deep reddish brown bitter. Very decent best bitter. Rich malts and good bitter leafy hkp on finish. Sessionable best bitter of good character good condition and just plain good bitter.