jjsint (1549) - Ely, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - AUG 27, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Gravity cask at Drayman’s Son, Ely. Dark brown, almost black. A bit of tan head. Chocolate, malt, a touch of soy sauce. Sweet, fudgey taste, very malty. Touch of astringency in the finish. Very decent chocolatey mild.
Beese (2560) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 8, 2014
2.5 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Cask at The Moon Under Water (JDW), Watford on 25 May 2012. Poured a very dark ruby, with a thin beige head. Aroma of ripe fruits, apples and cinnamon. Dark malt flavour, with some light caramel and copper. Finish was weak coffee, raisins and ash.
ManVsBeer (6190) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 24, 2014
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask @ The Eccles Cross, Eccles. Brown coloured with a creamy off-white head. Has lovely smooth malts with a light milky chocolate sweetness.
Nilz (465) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - JUN 21, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Dark almost maroon ale with a light tan smooth head. Aroma, fruity caramel and malts. Taste, gentle malty mild, sweetness, fruit, slight bitter. Pleasant.
RichardW (1795) - Carlisle, Cumbria, ENGLAND - JUN 12, 2014
4.1 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 16/20
Cask JDW Carlisle. This is how I like my milds. Very dark, plenty of chocolate and a lovely fruity taste. Love the roast notes in the finish. Full flavoured stong mild that goes down far too easily.
Niall73 (2286) - Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 8, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at JDW, Streatham Hill, 07/06/14. Pours dark brown with an off white head. Light maltiness, toasty aroma. Light to medium body, light carbonation. Lemon toffee, malt loaf, light rum, dark fruit... OK.
RichTheVillan (4836) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUN 6, 2014
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask at JDW Charlie Hall; hazy brown pour with a creamy light tan head, fruit and roast aroma, taste has blackcurrant, roast malts and some sweet caramel.
allmyvinyl (6985) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 3, 2014
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at the White Lady JDW. Pours clear brown, thin off-white head. Fruity aromas, light nutty notes. Taste brings some milk chocolate sweetness. Not bad. Bit thin maybe.
AshtonMcCobb (4131) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 2, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On cask at the White Lady.
Appearance - dark brown to black with some lovely orange chinks. Nice head.
Nose - milk chocolate. Even powdered drinking chocolate.
Taste - a mixture of caramel nuts and milk chocolate.
Palate - medium bodied with a creamy texture and a fairly balanced finish.
Overall - an enjoyable mild.
SilverfoX (773) - Norfolk, ENGLAND - MAY 12, 2014
2.2 AROMA 3/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 5/20
hot chocolate aroma black body with red edging tastes sweet with mild bitterness cloying aftertaste. very watery.