leaparsons (8102) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - APR 20, 2010
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask, Last Plantagenet, Leicester. Golden with a small head. Aromas are toffee and stewed pear with some chocolate. Bready yeast with citrus, hay and hints of fudge. Flavours are sweet chocolate and toffee with dry biscuit malts. Quite fruity with raisins and sweetened grapefruit. Very peppery with a nice sparkle on the palate. Dry on the finish with grassy hops.
SilkTork (5218) - Rochester, Kent, United Kingdom, Kent, ENGLAND - APR 13, 2010
3.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
JDW Spring Fest - Rochester. Hoppy best bitter with dry ginger cake cake. Nice enough, but a fairly standard English Bitter. Even though decently done, this has been done hundreds of times. You’ve had it before.
berkshirejohn (4542) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - APR 11, 2010
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask at the Old Manor (JDW), Bracknell. A rather unexceptional bitter; amber with a thin cream head; fruity malt aroma; malty flavour with some orange fruit.
cgarvieuk (14539) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 7, 2010
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
cask @ JDW standi order ...ambber ... thin off white head ...light fruuit hop ... big juicy grapefruit hop hit ... nice ... light bitter linger....
JohnRMurdoch (3295) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - APR 3, 2010
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask @ Crystal Palace. Golden brown colour. Slightly flat and watery. A bog standard bitter. Only outstanding thing about it was the pump clip artwork which shows a flying V guitar.
Fin (7464) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 3, 2007
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask gravity at the Oddington Arms, Oddington, Oxon 02-06-07. Pours standard brown colour, malt on nose taste had the briefest of fruity malts that soon diminished to reveal a very malty brew with a pleasant bitterness. Quite a nice beer.
harrisoni (13773) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - MAY 12, 2007
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask gravity at Reading BF 2007. Deep chestnut with lasting off white head. Very malty, maybe not fully brewed out. Some malty fruit in mouth. Some sultana/raisin, bit juicy, bit dry. Fine.
MesandSim (7119) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 7, 2007
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
A Mes rate:
Gravicask @ Reading Beer Festival. Creamy malt nose. Nice smokey malt with some bacon fat in the flavour. Quite interesting and enjoyable.
Spiesy (2338) - Sydney, Greater London, AUSTRALIA - OCT 28, 2006
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask Conditioned, at the Black Jug, Horsham. Golden amber with a rich full head. Lovely beer, full body, juicy hop bitterness, lovely length on the palate. Had several with Maca to be sure.
Mungo (2472) - Southampton, Hampshire, ENGLAND - OCT 24, 2006
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask conditioned @ Guide Dog, Soton. Dryish toasty malts with some hints of sweetnbess. Sharp hop finish but not especially bitter. Quite drinkable but not my favourite triple fff brew.