maeib (8041) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, - MAY 16, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask conditioned handpump Southampton Arms London 13/05/13. A reddy brown coloured beer with barely any head. A sweaty hoppy nose. Better and fresher hops in the mouth with berry sweetness and a bit of chocolate. Palateably balanced. OK.
gegwilson (199) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 13, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at the Richmond beer festival. Mahogany with no head at all. Very fruity with raisins and pear drops. Quite an oily mouthfeel.
Theydon_Bois (5201) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - OCT 10, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at the Golden Lion, Osmotherley, 04/10/13.
Clear reddish amber with a moderately sized off white head.
Nose is caramel, berry fruit, fresh hop notes.
Taste comprises subtle hops, light pine, caramel, Ribena berry.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, subtle hop bitterness in the finish.
Nice hoppy amber red, very quaffable.
Scopey (4579) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 8, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask gravity at Beer Rebellion. It pours deep red-brown with a quickly dissipating white head. The nose is earth, toast, wood, sweet berry and boiled sweets. The taste is toast, earth, wood, dark fruit, decent bitterness, candy and light jamminess with a dry, bitter finish. Medium body and low carbonation. Decent.
downender (5590) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - DEC 14, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask-conditioned at the North Yorkshire beeriodical, the Seven Stars, Bristol 10/12/2012. Orange with a frothy, off-white head. Berry fruits, some barley sugar and cereal malts, with a decent, bitter finish. Good.