Grumbo (560) - Suffolk, ENGLAND - JAN 5, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle bought at Wood St. Brewery aka Hillsborough Hotel, Sheffield. Amber colour, with a small white head. Hoppy, fruity, slightly spiced aroma. Smooth, average carbonation, bitterness to finish. Enjoyed.
Theydon_Bois (8276) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - DEC 16, 2012
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask at the Victoria, Rugby - 12/12/12.
Lightly hazed dark amber with a thin tan head.
Nose contains light vegetal tones, touch of caramel and a little fruit.
Tastes of malts, light smoke, dark fruit, toffee.
Medium in body, light carbonation, bitter finish.
deanso (5181) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - NOV 10, 2012
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Half a pint shared at the Hillsbrough Hotel, Sheffield.
Thin white head. Clear golden pour. Nice enough brew.
jamesie1857 (1374) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - SEP 27, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
500ml bottle - an amber pour, no head, and a spicy nose. A bit fruity with some bread and yeasty notes, little malty aftertaste, decent body. A mixed bag, but worth a try.
ladnewton (1411) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 22, 2012
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask at Craft Beer Co, London on 21st September 2012. Clear amber with no head. Subtly spicy aroma. Fruity in-mouth, slightly musty notes. Finish is quite rounded once the mustiness fades. Velvety smooth mouthfeel.