larsga (6179) - Oslo, NORWAY - AUG 25, 2013
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Medium offwhite head. Clear golden body. Light floral fruity aroma with grainy strawy notes. Dry-sweet fruity strawy taste with floral notes. Mid-bodied. Mild, soft, flat mouthfeel. Dryish fruity floral aftertaste ends in long, powerful dusty strawy finish. Nice and sessionable. (0.284l cask at The Bay Hotel, Robin Hoods Bay.)
KyotoLefty (6334) - Kyoto, JAPAN - AUG 16, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at GBBF. Orange-amber-gold color, frothy, loose bubbles. Nose of caramel, grass, citrus. Nice tangy hop flavors, grassy. Well-hopped.
stoutchap (416) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JUL 27, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at New Inn in Burnt Yates, UK. Hazy straw colored pour with a nice creamy white head. A bit of grassiness in the nose. Light pine hops and a hint of sourness, not in a bad way.
Garrold (1245) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUL 14, 2013
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Cask at Cross Keys Handsworth Sheffield. Clear, straw colour. Tight white head. Faint hop and malt aroma. Tastes of not very much really, hint of lemon. Hint of pepper on the aftertaste. Thin.
DanielBrown (3789) - Birmingham (via Leicester), West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUN 22, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at the Fountain, Tipton. Rather slight bitter. Golden, with a nice mouthfeeling. Smoove, creamy. Not exciting, but I’m not sure I am either.
dogbomb (942) - ENGLAND - JUN 15, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask. Straw yellow with a thick cloud-white head. Smells of peaches and sweet malt. Tastes of peaches and sweet malt, with a dash of pepper and lemon. Pleasant enough with a strong finish.
Kavu (2202) - Helsinki, FINLAND - APR 21, 2013
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
1 pint from cask @ The Bouverie. Pours clear golden with a low creamy head. Aroma is malts. Flavor is floral malts with some hops. Easy to drink, not bad.
wimpyjoe (3780) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - APR 11, 2013
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Golden with a small creamy head that stays. Has a malty aroma but little taste.
sic1314 (3219) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - MAR 10, 2013
1.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 3/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 5/20
Poure light and golden with a thin white head. Minimal aroma, flavour of absolutely no note whatsoever. Somebody might have once waved a picture of a hop at the fermenter, but it obviously didn’t catch on.
DruncanVeasey (7157) - NUNEATON, Top 23, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - FEB 19, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Handpull, Great Western Castle Green Hotel, Kendal, Cumbria, 15/02/13. Lager gold without bubbles; fine shaving foam top. Pale, lemony, straw aroma. Soft and mineral-driven with cereal milk notes; a honey and hay stillness; hints of aniseed. Throwaway.