Brandman (2623) - Helsinki, FINLAND - APR 14, 2016
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask. Just comments and numerals due to social interaction. Malty, bready, earth, caramel.
imdownthepub (12668) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 2, 2015
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask conditioned at a Wetherspoons. Copper with white head. There is a malty, breadcrust, slightly tinny, metallic character to this then a fruity aside. Fairly basic.
teorn88 (5728) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 30, 2015
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at JDW WIQ, London. It pours a clean copper color with small tan head. Aroma is bready and leafy, with notes of grains and biscuit. Taste has more light sweet malts, caramel, starch, biscuit. Light bodied with soft carbonation. Overall, ok
madmitch76 (20984) - , Essex, ENGLAND - OCT 30, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
29th October 2015
Crosse Keys Spoons. Cask. Clear deep red - brown beer, small pale tan head. Palate is semi dry and crispy. Nice condition. Tangy malts, nutty as well. A little dark fruits. Finishes dry and floral bitter. Not bad.
mR_fr0g (8027) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 28, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at the lodger rooms jdw. Pint. Nice chestnut reddy brown coloured pour with a lasting g cream coloured head. Aroma is toasted nuts, light toffee. Flavour is composed of light liquorice, toasted bread, light dried fruits, nutty malts. Palate is semi sweet, medium bodied decent cask condition. Decent beer.
mr_h (4508) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - OCT 27, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask, hand-pulled, Crystal Palace, Glasgow (Festival Ale), toffee, roasted malt aroma, dark brown with a thin, bubbly tan head and intermittent lacing, chocolate, toffee flavour with very mild spice, oily, good carbonation, sweet aftertaste.
leaparsons (9543) - Wigston, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - OCT 27, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask, The Highcross, Leicester. Very dark brown with an off white head. Burnt toffee with chocolate and weetabix. Itís dark and malty with raisins and, earthy, woody, herbal notes. Like a lighter Old Peculiar. Decent.
harrisoni (16706) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - OCT 24, 2015
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask handpull at Metropolitan Bar Spoons London. Dark brown beer lasting beige head. served warmish. Not much condition. Some dry malt some juicy dark fruits very light chocolate. Not much bitterness. Malty aroma. Itís a brown best bitter that lacks bitterness.
theprof (375) - Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - OCT 23, 2015
2.6 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Well itís a a copper brew with a thin cream but lasting head. Aroma lightly roasted malts. A bit of a watery mouthful which rather cuts against the warmth promised in the tasting notes and the hoppy languid finish. Disappointing.
berkshirejohn (5737) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 23, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at the Hope Tap (JDW), Reading. A rich chestnut colour with thin cream head; malty aroma; soft malty taste with caramel and a touch of spice; and a treacly, warming finish. A traditional Yorkshire bitter.