jackl (5057) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - NOV 2, 2012
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Cask @ JDW, Victoria Station. The pour’s brown with a medium white head. The nose is shoe polish, some wood, nutty malts and brown sugar. The taste is dusted nut, some yeast, red fruit and carmel-coated twig. A hint of spice rack. Light body, soft carbonation. Pretty meh.
Beese (2560) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 1, 2014
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at The Moon Under Water (JDW), Watford on 24 Oct 2012. Poured a clear copper, with a dense white head. Aroma of dried fruit, spice and malt. Grassy hop flavour, with some brown sugar and grain. Finish was caramel, light resin and flowery notes.
Iznogud (979) - CROATIA - NOV 2, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at the Hengler’s Circus, Glasgow. Pours amber with creamy head. Caramel, bread, toffee, spices. Dry finish.
SilkTork (5297) - Rochester, Kent, United Kingdom, Kent, ENGLAND - AUG 28, 2014
3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Oct, 2012. JDW, Portsmouth. Dark amber bitter. Tang of fruit juice. Some mustiness. Few hops. OK.
a_cross (623) - Poole, Dorset, ENGLAND - FEB 2, 2014
2.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Ruby, clear, thin white head; tasted thin; sweet toffeeish malt and some cinnamon spice; below average - I thought the time of year for bad, low strength Christmas beers had long gone.
john44 (556) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 2, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask Pint at Wibbas Down Inn (JDW), Wimbledon in Nov 2013 - Amber Brown in colour. Fruity; orange citrus. Hoppy; grassy hops. Malty; toasty malts, caramel, toffee. Spicy. Sweet fruity malty throughout. Easy drinking.
dynamiteninja (1613) - Richmond, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 25, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at House of Trembling Madness, York. Medium white head. Dark amber body. Malt, sulphur, red fruit, black malt, banana, caramel. Bittersweet. Dry finish.
BeerViking (2759) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 18, 2013
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask at the Magpie, dark red-brown with a lasting coarse white head, clean brown-malty nose with an unusual spice tang, body is an odd mix of a lightly hoppy brown bitter with winter spices. Neither fish nor fowl, it doesn’t really work for me.
jd543 (412) - SCOTLAND - NOV 4, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Nice red-brown colour with a thin off white-beige head. Aroma of caramel malt, spices, hint of coffee. Taste was well balanced, light sweet with a light bitter finish. Thin oily texture, light carbonation. Pretty good.
SarkyNorthener (2460) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - SEP 13, 2013
3.1 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask@the imperial, walsall. Dark amber beer with small head and some lacing. Aroma is malts with some sulphur. Taste is caramel, spices and malts. Decent beer, just let down by aroma.
witthatsbier (302) - glasgow, SCOTLAND - SEP 1, 2013
2.9 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
aroma malty with cereal ,light copper colour,taste is light bitter and little else short bitter finish