allmyvinyl (9562) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 13, 2015
2 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 7/20
500ml bottle from Booths, Penwortham. Aromas are butterscotch, fudge. Astringent malty taste. Harsh. Aptly named. Distinct lack of any hop character.
AshtonMcCobb (5401) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 13, 2015
2.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Bottle thanks to allmyvinyl.
Appearance - amber with a thin lacy head.
Nose - toffee, butterscotch.
Taste - burnt toffee and astringent grain.
Palate - light to medium bodied with a tangy texture and a dry tangy and astringent finish.
Overall - this is another fine mess.
Finn (6291) - Tromsø, NORWAY - FEB 16, 2014
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
New Oxford, Salford 27 Jan 13. Lys gylden. Lavt skum med litt lacing. Søt sviskearoma med hint av karamell. Smaken litt vassen. Tørr fruktig med litt syrlighet i ettersmaken.
mr_h (4804) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - APR 29, 2013
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask by handpump at Bon Accord, Glasgow - clear deep golden, thin frothy white head, very weak fruity citrus aroma, no lacing, sweet fruity, caramel malt flavour, watery texture, refreshing, very easy to drink
Rune (11372) - Tromsø, NORWAY - MAR 6, 2013
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at The New Oxford Winter Ales Festival in Salford. Half shared with Finn. Clear copper coloured body, headless, dotted spots to the glass. Aroma of fresh and dried fruits. Taste of citrus fruits mixed with caramel malts. Bittersweet ending. A good, average bitter (Greater Manchester, 27.01.2013).
Theydon_Bois (17251) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - SEP 16, 2012
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask at the Sussex Arms, Twickenham Green - 15/09/12.
Clear golden with a thin white head.
Malt, sweet orange and light medicinal tones on the nose.
Pale malt, light citrus notes, orange rind and caramel in the flavour.
Medium bodied and carbonation to match.
ManVsBeer (8778) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUL 6, 2012
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Full bodied deep texture with an excellent hopped nose and fruitiness in its taste.
johndoughty (5006) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 21, 2011
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle. Creamy head on pouring. Slightly dry with a bitter finnish. Well bottled and easy to drink.
DruncanVeasey (8012) - NUNEATON, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - MAY 6, 2011
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle. Orange amber with a slim white cap. Decent mandarin cheesecake and dishcloth soapy aroma, faintly buttered. Plenty of dishcloth in fact. Bright and tangy with mandarin and leafy hop notes easing into a pleasantly soapy (Fairy Liquid) and slightly cashew-accented finish. Could drink all night.
fonefan (44143) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 27, 2010
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask (handpump) @ Harlequin, 108 Nursery Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire England S3 8GG.
Clear medium amber orange color with a average, frothy to creamy, good lacing, mostly to fully lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, chamomile tea, light to moderate earth - nutty, toffee - butter notes, earth notes. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration, chamomile tea. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. A bit messy ..