yespr (40140) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUN 5, 2011
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
From tap at the brewpub. Pours hazy orange to brown with a small white head. Aroma is fruity and slight roasted malty. Bitter, roasted malty and slight caramelish. Sweet and lingering. Dry malty and roasted finish.
Travlr (21170) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - AUG 28, 2014
2.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 8/20
Draft at the source, I believe. Dark clear amber color, solid cream colored head. Aroma of toasted caramel. Taste is bitter toasted caramel.
Leighton (18221) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 2, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle at the brother’s stag. Pours clear reddish brown with a foamy off-white head. Simple stuff but pretty tasty. Some toasty bread, fruits, light berries and soft toffee. Light bodied with fine carbonation and somewhat creamy texture. Sweet finish with minimal hop presence. Easy drinking.
Theydon_Bois (16640) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 4, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle at Eulogy Tavern, PHL, 30/11/13.
Dark chestnut brown with a moderate light beige covering.
Nose is toffee, bready malts, biscuit, pinch of spice.
Taste comprises bready malt, toffee, bread dough, touch of dark fruit, earthy.
Medium bodied, prickly carbonation - over cooked.
Adequate mild but nothing I’d want to return to.
jtclockwork (14717) - , New Jersey, USA - APR 30, 2010
3.5 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 1/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Dark almost black pour. Barley mouth feel. Little to no finish. It’s decent, but not great. Rated 4/18/10
argo0 (13069) - Washington DC, USA - JUL 12, 2009
2.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 9/20
(12oz bottle) Small, swiftly dissipating off-white head atop clear dark amber body. Aroma is medium sweet, bread, grapefruit. Taste is medium sweet, orange, some bread, grapefruit, light sour. Light body.
Lubiere (12769) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 22, 2013
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 11/20
A dark orange amber ale with a thin white head. In aroma, sweet butterscotch malt with buttery character. In mouth, a sweet watery butterscotch malt with faint British hops. On tap at Iron Monkey, Dec. 31 2012.
bu11zeye (12684) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - NOV 22, 2011
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
(Draught) Pours a clear amber body with a medium off-white head. Aroma of nuts, roasted grain, and cocoa. Flavor of caramel, nuts, earth, chocolate, and toasted grain.
jcwattsrugger (12141) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JUN 4, 2012
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
on tap-pours copper with a tan head. Aroma is medium malt-nutty. Taste is medium malt-nutty/caramel, some earthy hops
BeerandBlues2 (12046) - Escondido, California, USA - AUG 1, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tap at Metropolitan. Pours clear brown with a large, creamy off-white head, long retention with good lacing. Aroma is diacetyl, cookie and toast malt with dates. Flavor is malt dominant with light diacetyl, light hops and bitterness and a sweet finish. Medium body and carbonation.