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Brewed by Teignworthy
Style: Mild Ale
Newton Abbot, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 39   MEAN: 3.54/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
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Cask; Seasonal. Also available bottle conditioned all year round.
This sweet, dark, ruby red mild, with a biscuit background was produced to wet John and Rachel’s third daughter’s head!


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (34434) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAY 18, 2012

Bottle 500ml. @ [ Edinburgh Danish Invasion Tasting) by cgarvieuk - Edinburgh ].

Clear dark red brown colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, burnt, chocolate, dusty. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, dusty, chocolate, earthy notes. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20120422]

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (29174) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - SEP 1, 2005
A hazy brown beer with a thin brown head. The aroma is sweet malty and slightly roasty, while the flavor is plain sweet malty, I find no hints of roast. But still an OK mild.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joergen (20589) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 21, 2005
Bottled at RBESG 2005. Cloudy brown coloured with a yellow head. Sweet malty aroma with notes of caramel and and wood. Sweet flavour of malts and spices.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
oh6gdx (20272) - Vasa, FINLAND - JUL 25, 2010
Bottled. Deep ambery brown colour, small off-white head. Aroma is strong dark chocolate, roasted malts, mild smoked notes. mild nuttyness as well as ashes. Flavour is very much similar, a really pleasant mild ale.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
omhper (19243) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - AUG 26, 2005
Bottled at RBESG. Dark brown. Sweet and roasty. Medium bodied with notes of coffee. Attractive soft malt character, salty finish.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
cgarvieuk (14082) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 22, 2012
bottle at The Danish Invasion tasting ... deep brown ... thin tan lacing ... soft roast ... light coffee malt nose ... dark roast ... heavy malts ... dark malts ... little bitter coffee ...nice

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
harrisoni (13289) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - MAY 4, 2009
Cask gravity at Reading BF 09. Very dark brown, almost black. Liquorice type mild. Like Black Jack sweets. OK, but not really my thing.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Leighton (10544) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 20, 2013
Bottle at home in London. Pours clear brown with a fine, tan cream head. Dry brown bread in the nose, suggestions of cocoa. Light to medium sweet flavor, some sweet chocolate, a bit of leather, dirt, dried fruits. Light to medium bodied with fine carbonation. Some tangy, dried out fruits to finish, further leathery notes, leafy and earthy bitterness, dry cocoa. Nice.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
imdownthepub (10023) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - FEB 27, 2011
Cask conditioned at The Wellington, Birmingham. Dark brown with beige head. I had a hint of tcp in this, but otherwise there is a stout like character, dark roasted malt, bitterness and quite dry. Is it a mild, not sure.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
DJMonarch (9159) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - FEB 26, 2006
UPDATED: JUL 24, 2007 1. Cask Handpump from the outside bar at the Black Horse, Darwen 29/05/2004 Mid to dark brown smooth on the palate and hoppy. Slightly bitter full roast malt finish. 2. 500ml Bottle 10/03/2007 Large bubbly tan head. Poured lively. Malt and roast aromas. Dark smooth on the palate and malty with a little bitterness and dryness in a nutty full roast finish.


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