worldbeertaste (1608) - AUSTRIA - NOV 30, 2011
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
UPDATED: MAR 13, 2012 Medium golden colour with a cramy white head. Fruity apple, straw and malt smell. Light thin body. Average sweetness to the taste, apple, butter/toffee, straw and peach with a light hop/citrus finish. Medium body, smooth. average.
BeerSkull (1234) - SWEDEN - NOV 10, 2011
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Sweet aroma with hints of honey, caramel and hops. Slightly sweet taste of honey, burnt malt, toffy and grassy hops. The aftertaste is a bit dry and rough. Drinkable, but nothing more!
JorgeLee (1151) - Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 6, 2011
2.3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Cask at Shipping Forecast, Liverpool. Middle copper coloured, soft malty character, drinkable but nothing special.
Scottrf (105) - Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 3, 2011
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 10/20
Rating from memory.
Thick head which stays.
Very smooth mouthfeel.
Light sweetness with a slight bitter taste.
Drinkable, but fairly boring and flavourless.
swooper (1246) - Cambridge and Kladno(Czech Rep.), Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - JUN 25, 2011
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
cask in Tivoli Cambridge, very nice hoppy and lemon aroma, golden, clear, white foam, minimal head, light sweetness, medium bitterness, medium body, bitter, slick feel, well balanced beer, good
markas101 (1824) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - JUN 21, 2011
2.3 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
Cask, The Old Queens Head, Sheffield. Pale gold skunky aroma. Smooth with some sweetness, faint hoppiness.
stravale (2062) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - JUN 20, 2011
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Cask @ Wetherspoon, Inverness. Golden slightly hazy, bubbly white head. Aroma - bit of citrus hop. Watery with citrus and grapefruit. Slight finish of bitter hop. Quite refreshing to drink (if cool on a hot day), easy drinking, but 1-dimensional and dull.
niquillis (812) - Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 14, 2011
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
On cask at White Bull, Great Eccleston. A pleasant golden summer ale, light carbonation, takes time to settle. Light citrus hints, a good session ale.
larsga (6140) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAY 19, 2011
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Small coarseish white head. Slightly hazy pale yellow body with carbonation. Light floral fruity resiny aroma with tea and grape notes. Dry-sweetish resiny floral fruity taste. Mid-bodied. Mild, soft mouthfeel. Dryish wooden straw aftertaste with herbal notes. Quite nice, but faintly boring. (0.25l cask at The Black Lion, Chiswick, London.)
DruncanVeasey (7112) - NUNEATON, Top 13, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - APR 26, 2011
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
After work and after hours at The Sad Hog Tavern. Lager looks with a slim white cap. Light matchbox and lemon grassiness aroma. Negligible with phosphorus, hints of grass, lemon curd on Jacob’s softness. Feels like a well-pasteurised GA off a supermarket shelf: generally inoffensive but empty.