oh6gdx (18531) - Vasa, FINLAND - JUL 14, 2011
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Cask. Deep golden colour, small head. Aroma is nectar, toffee, mild wheatlike notes, some slight grassy and grainy notes. Flavour is rather similar. Mild hayish notes as well.
finol (1684) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUN 18, 2011
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at Akkurat.
Amber with a small white head,
Rather bitter and soapy, not the smoothness i expect in a british cask ale.
hirigalzkar (1818) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUN 18, 2011
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Draft @ Akkurat. Pours golden with a white head. Quite anonymous aroma. Very refreshing beer with a nice long pilsener-like bitterness. Smooth. I would like to drink a few of this in the sun.
Koyo (251) - SWEDEN - JUN 4, 2011
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft at Akkurat, Stockholm. Aroma has some sweetness, a little banana and some toffee. Taste is slightly bitter and a little sweet. Pours a golden with little foam. Mouthfeel is a little thin and watery.
Svesse (5195) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - MAY 31, 2011
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
(Cask at Oliver Twist, Stockholm) Golden colour with brief, white head. Fruity nose with citrus, apricots, lemon peel and freshly cut grass. Fruity taste with notes of citrus, apricots, biscuity malt, grapefruit and a generous citrussy bitterness in the finish. Rather light body, with just a touch of sweetness. Fresh, tasty and highly drinkable. Nice one.
omhper (17431) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - MAY 30, 2011
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at Oliver Twist, Stockholm. Hazy golden. Fruity spicy hay aroma. Light bodied with rounded mouthfeel. Freshening spicy, hay-like hops backed by slender but vital malt. Long, balanced bitterness. A refreshing, tasty cask blond ale.
maeib (7542) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - MAY 26, 2011
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask conditioned handpump Evening Star Brighton. A golden beer with a white head and lacing. A spritzy fruity nose with good citrus notes but just a touch of fart leads to a nicely balanced taste with the fruits dominating. Tasty.
wheresthepath (1285) - Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - JUN 4, 2010
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 10/20
[Cask at the Monk’s Retreat, Reading] Deep gold, moderate white head. Creamy mouthfeel. Some lemon and malted milk biscuit, with a dusty hop bitterness. On the bland side. A pretty standard English golden ale.
berkshirejohn (3638) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 27, 2010
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at the Hope Tap (JDW), Reading. Amber with a dense cream head and a citrus aroma; the flavour has a sharp citrus kick to start and then a sweet grainy body; there is a grapefruit bitterness to finish. A refreshing summer ale.
SaintMatty (3596) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - DEC 31, 2007
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask at The Guide Dog, Southampton-Golden colour with a hoppy aroma with hints of grapefruit and pineapple. Hoppy,bitter taste with hints of citrus. Quite pleasant.