Rune (6905) - Tromsø, - JUL 22, 2010
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Dark amber with red highlights. Shining, naked surface. Malt-fruity aroma. Succulent citrus fruits together with caramel malts followed by dark, bitter fruits towards the ending. Dry on the swallow. Fine partner to the Angus steak. Half pint, cask at The Cask Pub and Kitchen in Pimlico, 15.07.2010.
ciaranc (584) - Dublin, IRELAND - DEC 5, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at ATG. Copper, thin bubbly white head. Floral, fruity notes. Flavor is sweet malt. Short finish.
rikstar (349) - NETHERLANDS - DEC 3, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bij York tap, koperrood met een mooie fijne romige schuimkraag. In de geur hop en geroosterde mout. Smaak is erg smooth, niet echt bitter.
Theydon_Bois (5278) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - NOV 2, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at the Cask, Pimlico, 01/11/13.
Clear copper golden with a good sized bubbly off white head.
Nose is floral hops, light breas sough, biscuit malt, earthy, straw, light fruit.
Taste comprises biscuit malts, grass, orange, touch of caramel, straw, earthy, herbal, floral.
Medium bodied, soft carbonation, great condition on this beer, subtle bitter notes at the close.
Decent enough bitter with a floral/herbal tang to it.
RichTheVillan (1624) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUN 16, 2013
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at Victoria; dark brown pour with creamy white head, nutty caramel aroma, dried fruit taste a bit of bready malts, so so.
Osprey87 (915) - London via, WALES - MAR 20, 2013
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Dec 2012 - draught. Initial tang of citrus with a typical British malty and hoppy finish. Good for a basic bitter.
wimpyjoe (2267) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 27, 2013
2.6 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 10/20
Dark golden with a small head. Its smooth texture is its dominant characteristic but also has a mild fruitiness to it.
beerisgoodforu (992) - Nørresundby, DENMARK - DEC 4, 2012
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask @ The Wharf Winter Cask Ale Festival. Pours a copper color with a little white head. Aroma is slightly floral, some sweet malt, biscuit notes, some sweeter berry notes and slight soapy notes. The flavor follows the nose with soapy and floarl hop notes, sweet malt, the berry notes and biscuits. The body is light with a dry mouth feel. Overall an ok brew.
VastActiv (1607) - Oulu, FINLAND - NOV 16, 2012
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Cask at Pikkulintu, Helsinki. Colour is reddish brown with small white head. Aromas and flavours are grass, honey, sweet malts and hops. Nothing special.
deyholla (5381) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - NOV 1, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask at CASK with Sarah. Pours a clear amber with a tan head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma has notes of bread and biscuit with a nice note of grass underlying. Flavor is has notes of drinkable light bread with some grass notes and a nice underlying biscuit.
stravale (1691) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - OCT 28, 2012
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Gravity @ Haymarket, Edinburgh 261012
Caramel amber, clear, no head
Aroma - light caramel malts, soft bitter hops, touch of spicy hop, light aroma
Taste - soft bitter spicy hops, soft caramel, light toffee malts, touch of floral hops, orange, good flavours
Palate - soft carb, light body. Finish as main flavour, really nice finish, well made beer
Overall - Really good well made traditional bitter...that’s how it should be done