Scopey (8365) - Croydon, Greater London, - NOV 11, 2012
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at the Euston Tap. It pours deep brown, with a thick beige head. The nose is spice, oak, vanilla, vinous, earth, Dandelion & Burdock, blackcurrant ham and raspberry yoghurt. The taste is oak, spice, leather, red berry (particularly raspberry), brett, vinous, jam, port and vanilla, with a dry, jammy finish. Medium body and moderate carbonation. Great depth of flavour. Interesting and well balanced. Delicious.
GlassBrass440 (230) - Christchurch, NEW ZEALAND - MAY 3, 2015
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Pours an almost clear brownish red with no head. Aromas of cherry, cinnamon, oak, vanilla, and ’funk’. Flavour brings a clean sourness, with a tart cherry and vinus component. Good sweet/sour balance. Finish is on the sweet side with a lingering sticky mouthfeel.
gegwilson (1795) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 2, 2015
3.7 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle from Rehills of Jesmond. Pours ruby with a cream head. The aroma is sour cherries with balsamic vinegar. The taste is sour cherries with sherbet and a very woody finish. The finish feels a little watery. Certainly a good beer, just missing a little something that would make it exceptional.
danlo (1502) - Darlington, Durham, ENGLAND - MAY 1, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
330ml bottle. Dark reddish brown amber colour, creamy beige foam head leaving lots of lacing and aroma of woody oak, sour fruity, funk. Taste is marzipan, oaky vanilla, sour dark berry fruits, cherries, woody, funky, bittersweet. Medium bodied, soft carbonation, dry woody oaky finish. Nicely drinkable.
ManVsBeer (5325) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - APR 29, 2015
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from Cocktails, Littleborough. Deep red-brown with a very thin head. Strong tasting with a fairly strong sourness too, with plenty of nose in this respect. Has a rich fruitiness with cherries certainly evident.
GreatDane1632 (707) - USA - APR 27, 2015
3.9 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap at the Craft Bar in Destin -- This is an extremely well done Sour Old Ale. You can tell even without the sour this would have been a good Old Ale, and the Sourness adds that extra dimension to it. Brilliant.
SarkyNorthener (2752) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - APR 25, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle shared with bjammin from cellar door, sutton coldfield. Brown beer with small head. Aroma of red wine, some oak and malts. Taste is dark sour berries, vanilla, wood and quite tart. Very good.
IPAgutten79 (692) - Skui, NORWAY - APR 19, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Brun med medium høyde på skummet. Aroma av eddik/balsamico og noe kirsebær. Smaker mildt surt, med mild eddik, hint av karamell og litt av kirsebærene fra aromaen. Mildt sur i ettersmaken, medium konsistens. Interessant øl.
Erasmus_ro (1675) - Alabama, USA - APR 18, 2015
4 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 17/20
Bottle. Smells of vinegar, balsamic, some cherry candy, a lot of oak. Taste is quite dry, quite sour, puckers the mouth. Balsamic, oak. Really nice.
berntholer (1264) - Antwerp, BELGIUM - APR 14, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
yellowish head leaves some lacing. red brown colour. aroma is vinous. wood, lactic acid, bit of rotten fruit. taste like aroma, fob’ish, bit of roasted malts, some vanilla and slight wry finish. medium body and carbonation. bottle 33cl
codfishh (132) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - APR 11, 2015
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours a murky reddish brown, tan head fades quickly. Smells of sour cherry and some light caramel. Flavor is mildly tart more cherries and some caramel. Nice bright acidity good malt back bone. Tastes like a good Flanders red.