chriso (7513) - London, Greater London, - DEC 8, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask (handpump) at Egham Beer Festival, November 2012. Deep nut brown mild. Tight beige head. Reasonably dry. Fairly robust body. Some roast & chocolate. Some nut. Some spicy hops on the end and aftertaste. Good mild. Very tasty.
anders37 (24459) - Malmö, SWEDEN - DEC 2, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask @ 13th Egham Beer Festival. Pours a dark amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty caramel aroma. Fruity malty roasted caramel flavor with hoppy hints. Has a roasted malty caramel finish.
jackl (7178) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - NOV 25, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Cask @ The White Horse Old Ale Festival. The pour’s deep brown with a tiny off-white head. The nose is berry, caramel, hints of grass and toasted malts. Bready, sweet notes. The taste is more fruity malts, notes of apple, some cinnamon. A bit bready. Woody finish. Soft carbonation. This is an easy drinker. Overall, quite nice.
imdownthepub (13713) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 20, 2012
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask conditioned at Egham Beer Fest #13. Dark Chestnut with cream head. Smooth, malty beer, nicely roasty with a fullish fruitiness. A very pleasant Mild Ale and yes, quite northern in character.
yespr (41898) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - NOV 18, 2012
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
From cask at Egham 13. Pours clear and golden deep amber with a small tan head. Aroma is roasted malty and light breadish. Smooth roasted malty, breadish and lingering caramelish. Bitter and dry roasted finish.
Theydon_Bois (17960) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - OCT 7, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Gravity dispense at Ascot Racecourse Beer Festival 2012 - 06/10/12.
Dark chestnut brown with a small tan head.
Malty nutty nose, bread, light dusting of chocolate.
Tastes nutty, faint liqourice, dark toffee, cardboard, biscuit.
Lighter end of medium bodied with limited carbinaton lending towards a dry finish.