redders1974 (399) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - AUG 1, 2015
2.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Slightly hazy minimal head strange mint chewit taste and smell not good for a premium bitter
JohnRMurdoch (3852) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - JUL 18, 2015
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 9/20
500ml bottle. Orange brown, decent head. Sour creamy vanilla malt aroma. Metallic toffee flavour. Soapy bitter aftertaste. Standard bad supermarket bitter.
andrepintado (1985) - Lisbon, PORTUGAL - JUN 14, 2015
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
50cl bottle. Dark gold. Thin white head. Medium bitterness, low sweetness. Medium body. Aroma is orange, hops, fruit, light caramel.
Blade86 (958) - Wrocław, POLAND - JUN 1, 2015
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
amber, clear, minimal white foam; malty, caramelly, grainy aroma; medium- bitterness, lightly sweet, medium- body, thin feel, slightly metallic, average carbonation, long bitter finish;
Overall: average but drinkable
Radek Kliber (6705) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - MAY 23, 2015
2.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Where and how: LCBO / b. 500 ml
Aroma creamy with diacetyl laced feel, caramel bready with hints of earthy hops.
Top: large, foamy tanned off white head. Thick film on glass.
Base: hazy amber with touch of brown.
Palate : medium bodied, tad thinner walls. Mild carbonation.
Taste: simple malty feel with muted hops. Lacking live, depth and complexity.
Other notes not very good.
oh6gdx (22983) - Vasa, FINLAND - APR 8, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottled (backlog). Amber colour with a mediumsized off-white head. Aroma is caramel, mildly nutty and biscuity notes along with resin and some floral notes. Flavour is floral and grassy bitterness along with some resiny and toffeeish notes. Rich carbonation.
DIBBLE (102) - Worthing, West Sussex, ENGLAND - APR 6, 2015
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Subtly rich marmalade and malty nose. Clear golden beer with minimal white head. Flavour is bright, cheap marmalde on toast. A simple but mouthwateringly effective and well balanced light sweet bitter. Very moreish.
nihtila (1833) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 2, 2015
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Bottle from Lidl. Pours clear amber. Aroma is caramel malts, slightly artificial sweetness, orange. Taste is bready and caramel sweet.
slavy (5) - BULGARIA - MAR 27, 2015 does not count
2.8 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Medium biter and sour beer, with not a lot of aroma. Good, bud nothing special.
allmyvinyl (6635) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 17, 2015
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
500ml bottle from Morrisons, Preston. Pours clear amber, short-lived white head. Aromas of blackcurrant, hedgerow, caramel. Taste is more blackcurrant sweetness, not much else. One dimensional.