weordie (874) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - DEC 6, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pours murky brown with a small head. Aroma is that acidic vinegar you get on a great sour, some ripe red berries. A nice, meaty red berry flavour with just a hint of sourness. I’m really starting to dig these wild beer sours.
Stuu666 (10864) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 22, 2015
3.8 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask at the Hanging Bat. Pours murky red, nose is fruity berry, taste is very fruity, tart finish.
mabel (8640) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 10, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
[5970-20131020] Cask. Sweaty grapefruit peel and resin notes in the aroma. Slightly hazy, cola brown body with a quick bubbly off-white head. Bitter toasted citrus and tart fruit flavour. Medium body. Good but tart. (7/3/7/3/15) 3.5
(Cask Days 2013 @ Brickworks, Toronto, ON)
teorn88 (6734) - Out of the EU, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 23, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 17/20
Keg at BD Shep Bush. It pours a copper colour with small tan head.. Aroma is raisins and caramel, quite sweet. Taste is quite sweet again, fruity, with a moderate bitterness and notes of dried fruit in the finish.
Theydon_Bois (17229) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - DEC 23, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Keg at BD Shepherds Bush, 20/12/13.
Lightly hazed dark amber come chestnut brown with a moderate tan covering.
Nose is caramel, sprucey wood, light pine, bitter orange, tannins.
Taste comprises caramel fudge, sprucey wood bark, herbal qualities, light perfume, tangy dark fruit, bitter decaying orange, light must and wood.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, drying finale with a bitter and tarte ring.
Decent palate cleanser, would put this as a SHV over a fruit beer.
maneliquor (3484) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - DEC 14, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at BD Shepherds Bush. Pours clear dark brown with a small beige head which quickly disappears. Nose is light sourness, nutty, cherry, tarty berries and wood. Taste is a little grassy with a great balanced sourness. Tarty cherries and raspberry sweetness work well. A very decent and balanced beer
omhper (23716) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - NOV 13, 2013
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draught at Monk’s Porterhouse, Stockholm. Mahogany colour, rich beige head. Dusted cherry aroma. Mid dry with mediim body and rounded mouthfeel. Dusted cherries and wood. Mellow and relaxed. Low bitterness.
Radek Kliber (7165) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - OCT 30, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Where and how: Cask Days 2013
Aroma fruity tartness with side bitterness, mild funk?, Soapy resinus end. Finishing with red apple notes.
Top: medium, off-white, tanned rocky head.
Base: murky amber brown.
Palate : medium thin body with thinner walls. Drinkable with average carbonation (high for cask). Long finish.
Taste: mild sour tart front with easy going fruity sweeter base. Nothing too extreme. Late bitter hop feel.
jercraigs (9872) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 25, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
2013-10-20. Dark mahogany brown body with a modest frothy beige head. 3+ Aroma is pleasantly fruity and lightly lactic. Flavour is pleasantly sour, light notes of cherry and cherry pits. Average bodied palate, light carbonation. Relatively mild and simple but pretty nice. Session 3, Cask Days 2013, Toronto
solidfunk (7701) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - OCT 21, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Very nice flanders red tasting beer. Pours cloudy reddish brown. Smells like cherry and sour plum. Has some tangy sourness with a bit of astringency in long-term finish. Cask Days 2013.