imdownthepub (15513) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - MAR 7, 2013 maeib (8749) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, - FEB 24, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask conditioned handpump Locomotive Wellingborough 18/ A slightly hazy golden beer with a whitish bubbly head. Fruity notes with some toffee in the nose. A mix of diacetyl and fruity bitterness in the mouth. A fairly chewy mouthfeel. Passable.
Cask conditioned at The Rose & Crown, Charlbury, Oxon. Amber with white head. Perfumed, flowery beer with a background butterscotch flavour, there is a twangy note about it. Just about ok.