aphelion1979 (172) - West Sussex, - OCT 29, 2011
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: MAR 7, 2012 Pours dark chestnut/amber with a tanned head. aroma of flowers and some fruit, not particularly strong. smooth and drinkable, although not huge depth of flavour, there is some grapefruit, citrus etc. dry bitterness comes through.
Don2711 (225) - - JUL 7, 2015
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Just average really. No significant aroma. Slightly fruity I suppose. Ruby appearance. No head to talk of. Mildly bitter. Hints of fruits caramel and slight malt. Drinkable but very not special.
ClubGonzo (4629) - Bergen, NORWAY - JUL 3, 2015
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
On tap @ The Swan, London. Clear amber body, small white head. Nose is nuts, nougat, bread and hints of biscuits and straw. Taste is caramel, almond essence, bread crust, biscuits and hints of nuts and straw. Light body, soft carbonation. Pretty standard bitter with an almondy touch. Pretty boring, but fair enough.
Tiranus (5) - PORTUGAL - JUL 2, 2015 does not count
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
ON TAP Well balanced beer. It is one of my favorites. Easy drinking. Some bitterness on final, but not too much, which makes a very good beer. Worth a try.
Towey1989 (537) - Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 14, 2015
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask at The Dyers Arms, Leek. A clear amber colour with a thin white head. Aroma of fruity malt, caramel, slight plum and some nuts. Taste of caramel, nuts, fruity malt and some earthy hops. Light bodied and soft carbonation. A soft earthy bitterness in the finish. A standard bitter really, caramel and malty flavours.
TXBadger (1890) - Dallas, Texas, USA - JUN 11, 2015
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
From cask at Heathrow. Pours a mostly clear darker amber color with white head. Caramel malts and cereal grains on the nose with just a little grass; follows onto the palate. Finishes with a little bitterness and some malt balance.
Travlr (15650) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAY 30, 2015
3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Cask handpull. Clear amber color, thick cream colored head with solid lacing. Aroma of lightly toasted caramel. Taste is nutty burnt caramel.
katrinaez (537) - norristown, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 23, 2015
2.3 AROMA 2/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 9/20
4% rock cornwall. Cask ale. No real aroma but the flavor is at least Better than some of the lager/ales we’ve had over here. Some malt and a tiny bit of hops. Tap in London
Shazzab95 (10) - Essex, ENGLAND - MAY 23, 2015
2.6 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
appearance is golden with small frothy head and soft to flat carbonation unsatisfying malt aroma medium bodied taste is sweet and weak malty taste bitter finish substandard session beer lacking in any real taste or quality
Hippoman (79) - Durham, ENGLAND - MAY 10, 2015
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at Market Tavern, Durham, £3.29/pint.
Leafy and grainy aroma and a dark brown appearance with decent white head. Taste is malty, subtly bittersweet and fruity with a pleasingly dry finish. Very good.
Fatehunter (1644) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - MAY 9, 2015
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Pours a finger of head on a clear straw body.
The aroma is wood, dark grains and a little plum.
The taste is wood, mild fruit and lemon bitterness.
The texture is smooth with low carbonation.