Cains Dark Mild (Cask)

 
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Formerly brewed at Cains
Style: Mild Ale
Liverpool, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 42   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23/5   EST. CALORIES: 96   ABV: 3.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Dry hopped.
NOTE: ONly ratings for the cask version should be entered here. The pasteurised version, available in kegs and cans, has a separate listing.
A Gold medal winner in the international brewing industry awards 2000, and a three times bronze medal winner at the Great British Beer Festival in the Best Mild category, this is a smooth, full flavoured, truly dark mild with a rich creamy head. It has a full body and distinctive roasted malt taste, balanced by its fresh hop character. Complex flavours and aromas are achieved by blending deeply roasted malt and adding a selected blend of English hops, including dry hops, to the cask conditioned beer.

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3.4
john44 (3392) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 16, 2017
Cask. Dark brown in colour. Rich creamy head. Strong roasted taste with chocolate, toffee and fruits (berries). Delicate hint of hops. Smooth full-flavoured beer. Dryish finish. Very flavourful for low ABV. Very drinkable. Nice Mild Ale. (2008)

3.5
Alengrin (5718) - BELGIUM - AUG 2, 2014
Classic dark mild with yellow-beige head and very dark brown colour, bordering on black. Dry fruity nose with caramel malts and light toast, taste dried fruit, raisins, dates, soft maltiness evolving into a coffee-like toasted finish.

2.6
strongpieman (1651) - Mount Airy, Maryland, USA - JUN 26, 2013
Draft. Very low alcohol dark beer. Light body with smooth mouthfeel bug somewhat sour off taste.

3.1
Camons (13313) - Hasselager, DENMARK - FEB 22, 2013
Cask @ Cockney Pub. Pours dark brown with a creamy offwhite head. Aroma of roasted malt, nuts, little coffee. Flavor is malts, nuts, light coffee and caramel. Medium body, smooth mouthfeel, soft carbonation. 220213

3
ManVsBeer (10946) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 4, 2012
Good locking mild with decent creamy head, not full of flavour, but has s smooth texture.

3.1
tombyars (1766) - Saltcoats, SCOTLAND - OCT 12, 2011
First tasted this in the Hogshead, Paisley in October 1999. Cask, handpump dispense. Dull black in colour with a thin creamy tan head. Roast malt in the strong lingering aroma. Creamy mouthfeel and good lacing. Dark malts give plenty of flavours with roast coffee, bitter chocolate, caramel, and raisins. Dusty hops give a dry bitter tang to the dry aftertaste with a touch of liquorice and ash. Finish is well balanced with sweet currants evident. An excellent session mild.

3.5
maniac (3800) - Baltimore, Maryland, USA - JUL 12, 2011
On tap at Capital Ale House - Downtown on 01/04/2011. Dark black body with a medium creamy tan head. Sweet chocolate, molasses, and light smoke aroma. Dry chocolate, molasses, roast and light smoke flavor. Medium light body with moderate carbonation.

2.5
Norton (333) - Southside, Richmond, Virginia, USA - JAN 22, 2011
Draft Nitro head settles down quickly. Dark brownish black. Thin tan head does not last. Watery mouthfeel. I HATE Guiness and this is only slightly better. Toasty burnt coffee flavor is faint. Easily forgettable and not really enjoyable or something I will look for again. Weak.

3.6
yespr (47545) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - AUG 4, 2010
From cask. Pours dark brown to black with a small, dense and off-white head. Aroma is roasted malty, light breadish and vague liqourice. Bitter and dark roasted malt flavoured. Breadish and mild liqourice. Smooth malty finish.

3
anders37 (27062) - Malmö, SWEDEN - DEC 26, 2009
Cask @ GBBF 2009. Pours a dark brown color with a small off-white head. Has a roasted malty chocoalte aroma with hints of caramel. Roasted malty caramel flavor with some hints of chocoalte. Has a roasted malty caramel finish.


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