fonefan (49293) - VestJylland, DENMARK - OCT 16, 2008
Cask @ Great British Beer Festival, GBBF 2008, Earls Court, London, England SW5.anders37 (26605) - Malmö, SWEDEN - APR 6, 2009
Clear dark brown color with virtaully none head. Aroma is moderate to light light heavy malty, roasted, chocolate, coffee notes. Flavor is moderate to light heavy sweet and bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is flat. (060808)
Cask @ GBBF 2008. Pours a dark brown color with a small off-white head. Has a roasted malty Chocolate aroma with some hints of dark fruit. Roasted malty chocolate and coffee flavor. Has a roasted malty chocolate finish with some hints of coffee in the aftertaste. oh6gdx (26488) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 11, 2008
[email protected]madmitch76 (24791) - , Essex, ENGLAND - SEP 5, 2016
Deep amber colour, small head. Aroma is hops, roasted malts, some chocolate and mildly spicy. Flavour is a pleasant mix of coffee, roast, some malts and mild spices and wooden notes.
9th August 2016cgarvieuk (24462) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 18, 2008
GBBF Day 1. Cask. Clear amber beer, patchy cream colour head. Palate is light, dry and has decent fine carbonation. Smooth rich malts. Little dark chocolate. Light nuts. Smooth finish. Flavoursome mild.
Cask at GBBF 08 ... Deep brown ... solid fruit malt nose .. deep roast ... fruitty malts ... toasted oats ... little chocolate .
Leighton (21235) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 18, 2016
Cask at GBBF 2016. Day 1. Pours clear brown with a creamy, white head. The nose holds dry toast, light earth, faint cocoa. Moderately sweet, with notes of brown bread, light bitterness, some milk chocolate. Light bodied with fine carbonation. Finishes with toasted leaves and cocoa. Nice mlid. Beerhunter111 (20468) - P´Castle, GERMANY - AUG 11, 2016
Gbbf. Klares dunkel orange braunes Bier. Geruch süß malzig, karamellig, Rübensirup. Geschmack süß karamellig malzig, Vanille, rotes malz, gut! Theydon_Bois (19490) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - AUG 10, 2016
Cask at GBBF ’16, day one, 09/08/16.
Chestnut brown with a decent beige cap.
Nose is nutty, light smoke, toffee, fruit cake.
Taste comprises toffee, light wood shreds, tobacco, biscuit crumble, dark fruit rinds.
Medium bodied, soft carbonation, semi drying close.
Decent flavoursome mild. FatPhil (16102) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - AUG 22, 2010
Cask (GBBF2010)Scopey (14708) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 6, 2016
6+ Slight sweet roasted almonds aroma. Some ashiness.
4 Dark with a loose white head
7 Rich roast, a little milky
4 Soft palate, carbonation low. Burnt finish
14 Good compromise between burnt ashiness and sessionability.
Cask at GBBF 2016. It pours clear deep brown with a small white head. The aroma is toasted malt, earth, caramel, rich fruit cake, malt loaf and a touch of umami. The taste is smooth, sweet, sticky, spicy, earth, syrupy fruits, brown bread, nut and chewy malt with some spice on the finish. Light - medium body and soft carbonation. Well made and enjoyable.