maeib (8391) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - DEC 27, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask conditioned gravity dispense Olde England Northampton 21/12/12. A dark brown coloured beer with a whitish bubbly head and lace. A wintery beer with sweet caramel notes and slightly cakey malts. Reasonable and seasonal. It’s OK.
jmgreenuk (3563) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - DEC 24, 2012
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at The Anchor, Digbeth, Birmingham. Poured a clear dark copper with a thick white head. The aroma is weak and slightly metallic. The flavour is weak bitter, slightly metallic on the palate and a little watery. It lacks body and flavour. Not a classic.