birstallblue (20) - batley, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 16, 2014 DruncanVeasey (8259) - Nr NUNEATON, Warwickshire, - NOV 16, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask handpull, The Salmon, Leicester, 16/11/12. Grass, thistle, polished pine aroma. Subtle orange and thistle tang; lovely ripe grassiness on biscuit. Thin-headed gold trailing lace. Soft and discreetly hoppy like a really good lager. Decent.
First off a little history lesson, the merrie city is in actual fact, Wakefield. Now to the beer, a lovely golden hue, and very lively the liveliness, makes for semi head retention, a very distinctive beer, quite perfume tasting with a quite a long finish and very refreshing