bobinlondon (1260) - Harrow, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 25, 2010
2.9 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Hand pulled cask at the Village (JDW) Rayners Lane. Amber/ brown with a healthy off white head. Malty with a little fruit, limited hops but a slightly sickly finish. Unimaginative.
downender (7157) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - APR 24, 2010
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask-conditioned at the Greyhound, Bridport 19/04/10. Deep gold in colour with a slight white head. Citrus hops with some sweetish malts and moderately bitter finish. Ok.
maeib (8749) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - APR 22, 2010
3.6 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask conditioned handpump Saracens Head Daventry . A light amber coloured beer with a whitish lasting head and lace. A lovely citric aroma with oranges and lemons. Good bitter and citrus fruity tastes. A nice full body with good length. Good beer.
leaparsons (8984) - 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 (5434) - Southampton, United Kingdom, Hampshire, 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 (5304) - 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 (18120) - 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 (3907) - 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 (8574) - 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 (15665) - 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.