Brewed by Elgoods Brewery
Style: Mild Ale
Wisbech, England
Serve in English pint


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RATINGS: 79   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.14/5   EST. CALORIES: 108   ABV: 3.6%
Pasteurised bottle. Also available on keg as Old Smoothie Mild.
NOTE: Ratings for the cask version should not be posted here; it has a separate listing.
A traditional dark mild at 3.6% abv. The beer is well balanced with a full roast flavour. The use of Crystal malt and Roast Barley give a deep underlying characteristic flavour, which is balanced with Fuggles hops as the sole variety.

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AshtonMcCobb (9052) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 3, 2019
UPDATED: JUN 3, 2019 Bottle from Beers of Europe. Appearance - deep brown with amber ro red chinks. Nose - brown sugar and knocking on the door of Jamaica cake. Stewed fruit and maybe date. Taste - molasses and burnt bread. Drier than nose but still generous enough. Burnt raisin and cola. Palate - medium bodied almost. Dry but still rich middle. Nicely tapered finish. Overall - very nice.

allmyvinyl (12520) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 3, 2019
UPDATED: JUN 3, 2019 Bottle shared with Ashton McCobb. Pours dark chestnut brown with thin off-white head. Aromas of brown sugar, stewed prune, light roast. Taste is cola, more stewed fruit, faint cocoa. Dry finish. Nice.

john44 (4035) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 15, 2017
Bottle. Dark brown in colour. Roasted malts (caramel, hint of chocolate). Sweet roasty taste. Some fruitiness (dark fruits). Dry roasted mildly bitter finish. (2008)

samjdix (103) - - DEC 26, 2016
Not a massive fan of this. Quite thin and bitter, some roasted malty notes but nothing to write home about. Would be OK for a session.

jjsint (4855) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - MAY 12, 2016
Bottle from Cambridge Wine Merchants, Cherry Hinton Road. Dark brown, clear. Not a lot of head but some visible carbonation on the top. Smell of malt, some woodland berry, earthy hop. Sweet chocolatey taste with a slight fruity bitterness at the end. Slight body. A pretty good mild.

ManVsBeer (14591) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 15, 2016
Bottle from Waitrose, Stevenage. Very dark with next to no head. Mild with its lightly sweetened dark malts in its taste, with a few roasted ones available in its nose.

daniele (12000) - ITALY - JUL 24, 2015
bottle quasi scura riflessi rubino discreta schiuma media persistenza leggeri sentoti tostati lupolatura contenuta discreta secchezza poco corpo leggero sottobosco

dogbomb (1307) - ENGLAND - APR 21, 2015
Bottle. Dark brown with a very thin fading light brown head. Nose is licorice and then light hoppy grass notes. Bit of licorice in the mouth, but ultimately quite thin. Finishes with a metallic zing, but nothing lasting and memorable.

peponi (2382) - Strzelce Wielkie, POLAND - SEP 20, 2014
Aroma: dark malts, coffee. Appearance: clear black color, beige head. Taste: low bitterness, roasted dark malts, coffee with milk, quite dry. Palate: low body and low carbonation. Overall: quite nice black mild.

POLK (2214) - Hørning, DENMARK - JUL 19, 2014
Chestnut thin ale with a little foam. Light aroma of caramel. Slightly bitter thin and dull caramel flavor.

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