Home >

Summer Wine Resistance

Brewed by Summer Wine
Style: Mild Ale
Holmfirth, England
Serve in English pint


on tap

Regional Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 41   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4/5   EST. CALORIES: 111   ABV: 3.7%
Cask; Regular.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ManVsBeer (8290) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 12, 2016
Cask @ Victorian Craft Beer Café, Halifax. Darker golden-brown, clear, with a glow and a frothy head. Includes a mix of dark malts and roasted malts that are stated enough in this relatively easy drinking mild. There’s a very mild nuttiness in here too.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MrTipple (3177) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 26, 2016
Toasted malts, light dark fruits, light coffee, light citrus fruits. Clear, dark brown, medium, frothy, beige head. Light bitter. Toasted malts continue, burnt earth, juicy citrus fruits, coffee, cacao. Nice Mild, good aroma, a touch weak in the palate. Cask at Stormbird, Camberwell.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Euroscooper (427) - York, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 18, 2016
On cask in Brigantes, York. Served dark brown, clear, with a good head. Has a pleasantly sweetish malty taste with a subtle bitter finish

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
allmyvinyl (9253) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 4, 2016
Cask at the Stockbridge Tap. Pours clear red-brown with a thin beige head. Aromas of milk chocolate, berries. Taste is fruity, some coffee notes. Nice mild.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
McNeillR (2168) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 1, 2016
Ruby brown hazy and a slim tannish head with soft lacing. Nose is a little peppery and oaty initially, but then then rich fruity roast jets in with a tired brown sugar flatness. Initial taste is a roast with dogmition, lean and sweet with a decent stepover of earthy bitterness. Carbonation is slim and mouthfeel a touch thin. However finishes strong and sweet, charred veg and soft roast linger. A striking mild, not even for the "dark mild" deScription.

Cask, Marble Arch, Manchester

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jamestulloch (3292) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 24, 2016
Cask at The Stockbridge Tap. Clear amber/ruby body with a dense beige head. Excellent lacing. Aroma of milk chocolate, earth and plum. Flavour of berries, weak filter coffee and a tangy, bitter finish. Thin body with a smooth, creamy texture. Subtle and drinkable - exactly as a Mild should be.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
AshtonMcCobb (5036) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 27, 2016
On cask at the Stockbridge Tap. Appearance - close to opaque black with a lovely fawn head. Nose - sweet malt and light chocolate. Some toffee. Taste - more of the same. Palate - close to medium bodied with a creamy texture and a long dry finish. Overall - one of the best milds I’ve had.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
downender (7795) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - JAN 8, 2016
Cask-conditioned at the Famous Royal Naval Volunteer, Bristol 22/12/2015. Slightly hazy copper in colour, with a decent, off-white, head. Sweetish malts, some red berry fruits, a slight toastiness and gentle finish. Good.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mr_h (4643) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - NOV 30, 2015
Cask, hand-pulled, State Bar, Glasgow, very weak roasted malt aroma, very dark red, brown with a good creamy beige head and good lacing, creamy, malty, toffee, smooth.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
The_Osprey (5781) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 9, 2015
Cask at CBC Clerkenwell. Dark brown, red hue, still, no real head on this. Aroma is sweet, molasses. Body is medium, smooth, low carbonation. Taste is coffee, molasses, sweet sugary malt with a dry finish. Quite a nice finish for the style. Pretty solid mild.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page    1  2 3 4 5

Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2016,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50