Benjii (3049) - Edinburgh, - JUL 14, 2012
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
On cask at Cloisters. Pours a red colour with a fair beige head. Aroma of caramel, port wine and alcohol. Similar flavours with lingering port again. A little dry with mild carbonation and a foamy mouth-feel.
Stuu666 (9799) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 15, 2016
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at the bow bar. Pours clear amber, nose is sweet toffee, floral, taste is sweet, malty toffee, light berries.
mabuzzer (515) - Hamilton, SCOTLAND - MAY 17, 2016
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at McGregors Pie Howff. Clear, reddish brown with a creamy off white head. Aroma is red fruit, a little pine. Taste is sweet malt, fruit. Tasty session beer
nihtila (2678) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 15, 2015
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
At JDW Edinburgh Airport. Pours slightly murky ruby with creamy beige head. Nose is muted, caramel and berries. Taste is light caramel malts, some sweetness, a bit watery, light berries and bitterness.
Giochaurand (380) - FINLAND - MAY 26, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap. Pours dark copper with medium head. Aroma is chestnut, malts. Taste is malts, fruits and lemon peel.
VastActiv (5404) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - JUL 20, 2014
3.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask at Kitty’s, Helsinki. Originally rated 15092012. Colour is clear copper with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Bitterness, fruits and malts.
allmyvinyl (9052) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 24, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at Jeremiah’s tap room. Clear amber-red pour, thick white head. Light aromas of red fruit and biscuit, slight sour note, repeated on the taste. Thin finish. Not the best.
downender (7760) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - JUL 2, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask-conditioned at Three Judges, Glasgow 20/6/2013. Reddish-amber with a decent, off-white head. Caramel, brown sugar, red berries and a moderately bitter finish. Fine.
Theydon_Bois (16262) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - APR 18, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at the Sussex Arms, Twickenham Green, 13/04/13.
Lightly hazed chestnut brown with reddish hues and a thin off white head.
Nose carries hops, dark malt, sugars, fruits.
Taste follows, darker fruit flavours, sugars, caramel.
Medium bodied, moderate carbonation, some bitterness in the finish.
jamestulloch (3220) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 23, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Aroma: Toffee, biscuit and earth. Subdued red fruit notes.
Appearance: Clear ruby body with a medium off-white head that holds well. No visible carbonation. Excellent carbonation.
Taste: Subtle flavour but quite complex. Bitter earth, sweet malt, cherry and plum trying to come to the fore.
Palate: Thin to medium body with a very oily mouthfeel. Light carbonation prickle.
Overall: A decent Bitter. I’d have this again.
Deu (920) - Nantes, FRANCE - JUL 20, 2012
3.3 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
UPDATED: JUL 21, 2012 On tap in Dublin at the l mullingan grocer. Reàlly nice beer. Alittle bitter at the end but not too much