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Salopian Divine Comedy

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Brewed by Salopian
Style: Mild Ale
Shrewsbury, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 13   MEAN: 3.48/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 117   ABV: 3.9%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Seasonal - May.

A contemporary twist on a mild, a dark opulence with a soft bitterness and toasty malts that delves into an ethereal crescendo of passion fruit, citrus and pine.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ladnewton (1579) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 26, 2015
Cask at Craft Beer Co, Covent Garden on 17th May 2015. Dark brown with off white, shallow lacing foam. Malty in aroma, liquid and finish with roastiness, bitter chocolate and spices. A light citric touch. Zingy mouthfeel and light to medium body.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jmgreenuk (5613) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - MAY 17, 2015
Cask at the Post Office Valults, Birmingham. Poured a clear dark brown with a bubbly light tan head. The aroma is citrus fruit, light floral hop, smoky malt. The flavour is moderate bitter with a light, fresh grassy hop, light pepper spice, tropical citrus, light roasty palate. Light bodied with soft carbonation. One of the most unusual and flavour packed beers I ever had.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
anfractuosity (196) - - MAY 15, 2015
Nice quaffable beer.........,......,...........,.................

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
leaparsons (8714) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - MAY 31, 2014
Cask, The Slug & Lettuce, Leicester. Copper with an off white foam. Aromas are blackberries with vinous aspects. Woody with toasted malts and weetabix. Tangy with yeast. Flavours are weetabix with slightly funky yeast and dry biscuit. Nutty and spicy with earthy and tart apple. Interesting.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerandBlues2 (10607) - San Diego, California, USA - MAY 27, 2014
Cask at Sandford Park Ale House. Pours clear black with ruby highlights, a medium, frothy beige head, long retention with good lacing. Aroma is lightly roasted malt, coffee notes, earthy and spicy hops. Flavor is bitter dark malt, medium hops and moderate bitterness with a dry. Light body and medium carbonation.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
ManVsBeer (5476) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 26, 2014
Cask @ Old Gate, Hebden Bridge. Deep ruby red with a thick creamy head. Dry tasting with a smooth malt texture. Not high on flavours with a very slight floral aroma although slips down the palate with ease.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
minutemat (2252) - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, ENGLAND - MAY 14, 2014
Cask @ Coach & Horses, Shrewsbury. Good to see this back on. Pours dark brown with fast diminishing beige head. Decent mild with roasted malts, dark fruits, flavoursome nuttiness and a dry finish. Quaffable.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BlackHaddock (4692) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - MAY 5, 2013
Hand-pulled half-pint during the 34th Telford Beer Festival at the Crown Inn, Oakengates on 4 May 2013. Ruby to dark brown body with an off-white head. Coffee and dark chocolate esters hit your nose and these follow on into the taste, this is a lovely malty yet dry tasting Mild. It has a bitter finish but not overly so: I found it most enjoyable, it is a long way from the old Milds that used to be seen all over the UK, this had more body and flavour thoughout.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DruncanVeasey (7424) - NUNEATON, CONF N, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - JUN 9, 2012
Cask gravity, The Crown Summer BF, Nuneaton, 01/06/12. Mahogany fringed with copper; brief beige head. Blackcurrant dusted with carbon aroma. Arresting, burnt dried curry leaf, blackcurrant taste; slight perfume, grapefruit. Roasted nut afters. Soapy and pleasant.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
downender (6780) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - JUN 8, 2012
Cask-conditioned at the Portcullis, Clifton, Bristol 25/05/2012. Deep brown with a slight, off-white head. Big, citrus hop and car male aroma. Flavour had some slightly bread malts, caramel and plenty of fruit, before a dry finish. Good beer.


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