Theydon_Bois (6429) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - FEB 2, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Gravity dispense/stillage at the Tin Goose - LHR T1, 25/01/13.
Clear dark golden copper with a thin off white head that retains.
Nose is a little subdued, caramel malt, berry fruits, sugars, hint of plum.
Taste carries a touch more depth, caramel malt, biscuit, dough, faint ribena notes.
Medium in body, moderate carbnonation, some bitterness in the dry finish.
TickerTerryDJ (633) - Redditch, Worcestershire, ENGLAND - JAN 8, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draught at Seven Stars,Kidderminster.7th January.Pours amber colour with smallish beige head.Aroma on the light side but caramel,slight fruitiness and a bit of hoppiness detected.Tastes of fruit,malt and toffee.Nicely balanced,tasty bitter typical of the English style.
deyholla (5844) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - NOV 1, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at the Earls Court Tavern with Sarah. Pours a clear amber with a near white head that dissipates to the edges. Aroma has notes of sweet grains with some caramel and a bit of sweet bread. Flavor has a good amount of grain throughout with a light sweetness and a hint of floral hops.
Bierkrug (2073) - Garmisch-Partenkirchen (In USA), Bavaria, GERMANY - OCT 3, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at the Lady Godiva in Geneva, Switzerland. Pours a nice brown amber color with a suber foamy and very long lasting whiped cream and beige head. Head is thicker than pudding.cream. Aroma is a very nice sweet and flat malt. Taste is bland but good. Palate is very smooth. Not to bad.
brokensail (9806) - Orange County, California, USA - SEP 21, 2012
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Clear amber color with a creamy white head. Nose is of bread and toffee with very minimal hops, mostly just some floral notes. A bit of toast and a moderate sweetness. The flavor is somewhat bland, a bit watery. Bready malt with some toffee sweetness, grainy sweetness, and a very faint earthy and floral hoppiness. Pretty straightforward, simple, and a bit bland.
martinrumsam (449) - BARNSTAPLE, Devon, ENGLAND - SEP 5, 2012
3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
light amber with beige head that lingers . aroma is a touch fruity with caramel notes . taste is smooth and modestly fruity with hint of toffee . not enough hop presence for my taste . low carbonation
brinehart (199) - Colorado, USA - SEP 3, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Clear deep copper with stubborn beige head. Soft caramel and earthy hops on the nose. Nice flavors of caramel, nuts, and grassy, herbal hops, but nothing to remarkable. Some fruity fermentation esters too...maybe apricot. Great balance. Nice, drinkable beer.
Sledutah (4063) - Utah, USA - AUG 31, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask at the Green Man in London
Appearance: Clear dark amber with a medium sized off-white creamy head and lots of lacing
Toasted malts, toffee and bitter
Nice and mellow
kiwianer (3305) - Otorohanga, NEW ZEALAND - JUN 5, 2012
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap/ The head is nearly like that one from Guinness, the body is light. It tastes a bit bitter, more sweet, good balanced. Ok 11/9/8/9/-10
bpreo (1377) - Eugene, Oregon, USA - MAY 16, 2012
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
It’s not that bitter, even though it is a Bitter. It definitely tastes like the Brits would love it.