Leighton (10405) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 12, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Gravity cask at the Bree Louise, London. Pours clear, light brown with a weak, white bubble head. Dark malt aroma, some fruitcake and mocha. Medium sweet flavor, dark malts, ripe fruits, light toffee, toasty sugars, vanilla frosting. Light to medium bodied with soft carbonation. Sweet, lightly sticky finish, subtle cocoa, dark fruits, vanilla, toast, faint earth and wood. A pretty interesting and ballsy mild.
Svesse (6036) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - DEC 10, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
(Cask at Harp, Covent Garden, London, 25 Nov 2011) Dark brown colour with frothy, beige head. Malty nose with caramel, roasted nuts, dark bread and prunes. Malty, roasted taste with notes of chocolate, caramel, dark bread and a bitter-sweet finish. Medium body with a touch of sweetness. Quite tasty mild. Nice one.
niquillis (812) - Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 25, 2011
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
On cask at JDW, Stoke. Pours chocolate with beige head. A pretty uninspiring mild, inoffensive but nothing to grab you. Disappointed but pleasant enough. I export more from Titanic.
anders37 (16225) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 27, 2011
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask @ Cask Pub and Kitchen, Pimlico SW1. Pours a dark ruby brown color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty nutty caramel aroma. Fruity malty caramel flavor. Has a fruity malty slightly roasted caramel finish.
stravale (2034) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - MAY 22, 2011
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask @ Wetherspoon Inverness 19/05/11
Appearance - Dark ruby red. Tan head.
Aroma - Mild roasted hops, fruity aroma
Taste - Mild roast / fruity caramel. Some hop bitterness. The harsh finish spoils the beer a bit.
kwik-lime (1241) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 27, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Darkish colour with a think beige head. Pleasant nose of fruit and coffee, taste is soft malt with a hint of fruit - very pleasant beer.
cgarvieuk (13911) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 21, 2011
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
cask at AGBelll .... brown red ... creamy tan head ... soft fruity toffee malt nose ... light juicy soft fruity toffee ... nice smooth and easy ... definity light chocolate hint ...
KimJohansen (10349) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - JUN 8, 2009
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cloudy amber with a medium off white head. Earthy aroma with overripe fruits and caramel notes. Flavour had hazelnuts, earth, caramel and ripe fruits. Finished fairly bitter with some fresh hops. Good balance.
oh6gdx (20216) - Vasa, FINLAND - JUN 6, 2009
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask@Kitty’s, Helsinki. Amber colour, mediumsized beige head. Aroma is wood, some caramel and some mild nuttyness. Flavour is quite strong nuttyness, caramel malts, some slight toffeeish notes as well as slight grassy and wooden notes. Very pleasant flavour.
FatPhil (8995) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JUN 2, 2009
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask (Kuikka, Helsinki)
Rich ruby colour - light for a mild. Sweet caramelly aroma. Fairly full body - sweet malts. Sticky hops in the finish and nice caramel. Very pleasant, but simple.
Ignoring pint I had at Angleterre - that was on its way out.