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Wood Farm (prev Rugby) 1823
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Brewed by Wood Farm (prev Rugby)
Style: Mild Ale
Rugby, England
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RATINGS: 17   MEAN: 3.37/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21   EST. CALORIES: 105   ABV: 3.5%
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3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
cgarvieuk (14194) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 16, 2010
cask at cask and barrell ... brown ... thin creamy white head ...sweet something nose ... soft sweet toffee and odd i cant place it .. but remind me of great beer but thiner body ... oh thats annoying me i cant place it .. but it crackin...what ever it is its not brittish... but i am really diggin it ... very unusual for a uk beer

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
harrisoni (13619) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JUN 12, 2007
Cask gravity at Pembury Tavern. Very dark brown/ruby with lasting beige head. Very tasty mild, bit of almost whiskyish malt. Bit nutty and good roasted flavours. Actually got a bit of grapefruit hop. Good mild.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
imdownthepub (10150) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 4, 2005
Cask Conditioned at Harbury Beer Festival í05. Black beer with a bubbly malt head. Highly flavoured mild with a roasted chocolate base. Thin and drinkable with a late hop finish. Moorish and very good for the style.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DJMonarch (9159) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - AUG 3, 2013
Cask Handpump at the Prince Of Wales, Foxfield 04/10/2008 Small white head. Some roast aroma. Dark coloured with a little orange fruit flavour.Crisp bitter and slightly dry in the finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
maeib (8664) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - SEP 4, 2005
Cask conditioned - handpump - Harbury BF. My first beer of this rather quaint but very enjoyable and well run small fest in a village hall. Thanks to Glen (or more correctly Sandra) for saving us seats! A black mild with a nice white head. The aroma had a little roasted malt, some smoke and a little chocolate. The taste is dry and mild. Again a little roasty and some smoky chocolate. A nice mild.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
leaparsons (8036) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - SEP 26, 2005
Cask, Criterion, Leicester. Vert dark red/brown with a cream head. Aromas are earthy and light roast malts, slightly sweet with berries. Quite hoppy. Flavours are dry, light roast malts with chocolate, spices and coffee bitterness. Hoppy for a mild with a gentle sparkle. Pretty good.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
chriso (7347) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 16, 2010
Cask (handpump) at the Three Guineas, Reading, 30 April 2009. Dark ruby colour. Loose, but persistent, off-white head. Light fruity aroma with some chocolate malt accents. Slightly woody, with strong berry fruit notes, in the flavour. Rather dry mouthfeel with a quite powerful herbal, angostura-like bitterness. Mouthfeel is little thin. Unusual and more like an old ale than a mild.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DruncanVeasey (7157) - NUNEATON, Top 23, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - SEP 15, 2007
UPDATED: AUG 1, 2009 1) The Crown, Nuneaton. Dark ruby. Wet Hobnob, whole hop mustiness and toffeeish malt. Big hop presence for a Mild, but Iím not complaining. Cheeky one. 2) Cask, back at The Crown. Earthy and balsamic with insinuating chocolate black cherry and soil. Better the first time.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MesandSim (7119) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 6, 2007
A Mes rate: Cask at the Wenlock. Looks mild like but slightly muddier. (Damn Iím a real wordsmith tonight). Quite dry really and a little too hoppy. Drinkable enough just not enough in the way of malt. Sorts itself out for the finish so ended up slipping down nicely like a mild should.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
downender (6245) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - MAY 6, 2009
Cask-conditioned at the Seven Stars, Bristol 5/05/09. Dark chestnut with a moderate, off-white head. Aroma of chocolate, roasted malts and red fruits. Flavour was well balanced between caramel, bitter chocolate and roasted malts. Finish was lingering and bitter. Good.


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