Oakes (11408) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 29, 2010
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
@Wenlock. Amber-orange with very slight haze. Very toasty aroma, woody hop. Taste is toast and caramel, with light earthy hop.
planky84 (1866) - , Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 7, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at GBBF ’10. Amber pour with an off-white head. Caramel, malts in the aroma with a splash of fruit. Very malty flavours with caramel and a little toffee. Well balanced. Slight bitter finish.
Alphadelic (1751) - Portland, Oregon, USA - APR 25, 2010
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Ruddy hops with lemon hints in the aroma. Really lovely lemony hop hit followed by a mild sweetness. Thick oily and delicious.
larsga (5893) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAR 20, 2010
3.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Medium coarse offwhite head. Brown body. Faint malty sugary aroma. Delicate sweet-dry malty roasty wooden taste with resiny floral notes. Mild, smooth mouthfeel. Mid-bodied. Dry roasty caramelly aftertaste with dandelion floral notes. Nice, subtle, and drinkable. (0.33l cask at Akkurat, and at some Bishop’s Arms pub.)
ladnewton (1305) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 8, 2010
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Cask at the Cask Pub & Kitchen on 29th January 2010. Copper with lasting small white head. Plenty of malt: biscuit and caramel notes. Rich hop, citric and herby notes on the tongue. Bittersweet finish, slightly creamy texture. A pleasant, warmly rounded beer.
madmitch76 (13066) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JAN 19, 2010
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
29th October 2008. Very slight haze on this brown beer. A little spicy and sour and bitter. Dry finish with a bitter aftertaste.
downender (5842) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - OCT 5, 2009
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask-conditioned at the Portcullis, Bristol, 04/10/09. Amber coloured with an off-white head. Sweetish aroma of summer fruit and caramel, with some orange hops. Flavour of sweet malts with a dry finish. Ok.
swoopjones (5249) - Buffalo, New York, USA - SEP 24, 2009
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask @ The Harp, London. Caramel colored pour, medium bitterness, very well balanced between caramel malts & bitterness. running out of ways to describe beers that pretty much taste pretty similar.
rlgk (9034) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - SEP 20, 2009
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at Akkurat, Stockholm. Orange bubbly head. Fruity, peppery hop aroma. Hoppy, grassy metallic flavor, grapes, some floral notes. Somewhat spicy dry finish.
joe19612 (1721) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - AUG 14, 2009
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at GBBF 2009. Pours a amber copper colour with a small white head. Good honey and floral notes, with a good dry finish.