EdKing (2405) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 18, 2016
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pint in the newly renovated Fitzroy Tavern and it’s looking really nice now. Colour is opaque very dark brown, with a thin off white head. Nose is caramel, sweetness, little chocolate, roasted dark malts, little nutty. Taste is caramel forward, sweet, subtle roasted malts and some chocolate.
mike_77 (5565) - Breda, NETHERLANDS - DEC 26, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Very dark brown colour with thin creamy head. Aroma has some roasted dark malts. Body is a bit light but it’s very flavoursome for the low abv.
downender (7958) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - NOV 20, 2015
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at the King William ALehouse, Bristol 20/11/2015. Dark brown with a creamy, beige, head. Sweetish malts, with some caramel, touch of fruit and hint of roastiness in the finish. Good, easy drinking.
allmyvinyl (9540) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 16, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Keg at the Tivoli, Morecambe. Pours clear nut brown with a thin off-white head. Aromas are nutty, caramel. Taste is more of the same. Sweet finish. Decent for the strength.
Stuu666 (10856) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 3, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask at the Cramond Inn. Pours black, nose is roasty, chocolate, taste is similar, nutty.
Mr_Pink_152 (3902) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - JAN 1, 2015
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Part of my 2013 backlog, and tried at the Sam Smith pub in Lincoln. dark ruby colour with a tan head. Aroma is very light, taste is a touch thin with malt.
kerenmk (4225) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - NOV 27, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at the Old Cheshire Cheese, London, November 2014. Black and slightly clear. Smoked salmon, slightly smoky aroma, roasty, mildly bitter, a little chocolate in the mouth. No carbonation, light body.
berkshirejohn (6067) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 11, 2014
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Keg at the Cheshire Cheese, Fleet Street. A deep purple brown pour with a nitro-style creamy beige head; some chocolate malt on the nose; smooth and creamy in the mouth with a biscuity taste and some red fruit; and a dry, lactic, finish. A fairly traditional, drinkable, mild.
The_Osprey (6574) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 12, 2014
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Keg at Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese. Short review at social. Dark ruby with a big creamy head (looks nitro-kegged). Aroma - very ’mild’, slightly ashy. Body is light, touch of carbonation. Taste is thin, malty, ashy.
s_hartshorne (2636) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - APR 18, 2014
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask old hall heckmondwike. Great ruby colour good beige head lacing. Aroma is weak roasted malts. Taste is fruity dark roasted malts. Thin body. Ok stuff.