cgarvieuk (19020) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 19, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Cask at ushers... Dark red brown.. Thick bubbly tan head.. Soft sweet toffee fruit malt nose... Soft sweet toffee fruit... Soft fruits.. Soft roast.. Big soapy fruits.. Big zezty finish
madmitch76 (20074) - , Essex, ENGLAND - APR 19, 2015
2.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
13th April 2015
Craft Islington. Cask. Clear dark amber beer, residual pale tan head. Light dry palate, modest fine carbonation. Mellow dark malts, lightly tangy and milky. Trace of dark fruits. Light dry finish. More disappointing Thornbridge.
Stuu666 (8340) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 6, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask at the hanging bat. Pours black, nose is chocolate, coffee, vanilla, taste is similar, sweet.
allmyvinyl (7763) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 2, 2015
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask at the Hanging Bat. Pours black with a thin beige head. Aromas of liquorice, light tar, roast. Taste is dark chocolate, liquorice, light sweet finish. Good body, oily texture.
BeerViking (3602) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 4, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask at the Sloaney Pony, near-black with a thin head, roasty and lightly winey nose, creamy body with a dry-bitter finish. Lightly smoky with light notes of red fruit and caramel.
gegwilson (2525) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 26, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
On gravity at the Beamish Hall Winter Festival. mahogany with no real head. some nice roasty notes. A little thin but good. I expect more from Thornbridge though.
jmgreenuk (6512) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - JAN 3, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at the Craft Beer Co, Covent Garden. Poured a clear dark brown with a thin broken light tan head. The aroma is light malt, earthy mineral. The flavour is light bitter with a light malt bitter coffee light smoky spice palate. Moderate to light bodied with soft carbonation.
kermis (8502) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - DEC 28, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at Craft Beer Co, Covent Garden. Pours clear dark brown with a tan head. Aroma of dark fruits, malt, caramel and light roast. Flavour is light moderate sweet and bitter. Light medium bodied with soft carbonation.
Garrold (3336) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 15, 2014
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask. York Tap. Clear, dark chestnut brown. Frothy, lasting, tan head. Roast coffee malts. Hint of cocoa. Taste is roast bitter. Quite dry. Palate is a bit thin. Finishes dry, and long, roast bitter.
jackafholmes (882) - - DEC 14, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at stags head, sheffield. Black with a tan head. Aroma is subtle coffee and faint roasty malts. Taste is very mild, lingering bitterness on the tongue. Mild carbonation and a medium/thin body, not bad though, great beer to swill round the mouth, very smooth.