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style
Brewed by Empire
Style: Mild Ale
Slaithwaite, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 20   MEAN: 3.32/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25/5   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask. Has also been brewed at 3.8%.

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3.1
Grumbo (4102) - Ipswich, Suffolk, ENGLAND - OCT 21, 2017
Cask at the St. Ives 'Booze on the Ouse' beer festival, 2017. Pours dark brown with a red tint and a bubbly off-white to grey head. Aroma of roasted malt, light chocolate, toffee, nut and dark fruits. Medium plus sweetness, moderate roasted bitterness. Medium body, slight oily texture, soft carbonation.

3.3
saxo (19530) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - OCT 21, 2017
Cask @ St Ives Boozeon the Ouse festival. Nice head with good duration. Color is dark brown. Aroma and taste are roast malt, caramel, fruits, nuts and hops. Sweet fruity finish.

3.2
imdownthepub (15378) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - JUL 18, 2017
Cask conditioned at The North Norfolk Railway Beer Festival ’17, Sheringham, Norfolk. Very dark brown with cream head. There is a sweetish maltiness to this, licorice, sweet chocolate notes. Becomes fruity later. It’s fine.

3.2
harrisoni (19398) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JUN 18, 2016
Cask gravity at Kent & East Sussex Railway BF 2016. Very dark brown black beer lasting tan head. Powder chocolate aroma malty. A little dark fruit sourness damson dark plum. Rather good. Touch of ash smoke. Good condition. Ok dark mild.

3.5
Holmen2 (4115) - NORWAY - NOV 29, 2015
Backlog. From cask at Kings Head, Huddersfield, on The Transpennine Real Ale Trail with KL and LH 09.05.15. Dark nutty brown. Dense and persistent beige head. Aroma of brittle, dark syrup, medium dark malt and dark chocolate.Similar, but more prominent taste, also with dried fruits, plums and nuts.

3.7
allmyvinyl (11069) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 3, 2015
Cask at the Larbert Beer Festival 2015. Pours clear red brown with a thin off-white head. Aromas of chocolate, nuts. Taste is nutty, chocolate. Light body, nutty finish. Good mild!

3.5
Stuu666 (15034) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 3, 2015
Cask at the Larbert beer festival. Pours deep brown, nose is chocolate milk, taste is sweet chocolate, dry toffee.

3.4
davidtjm (1075) - Berlin, GERMANY - MAR 14, 2015
Cask. Pour is black, toffee notes on the aroma. Taste is sweet, toffee, malty, coffee. Nice mild

3.4
mike_77 (7133) - Breda, NETHERLANDS - FEB 28, 2015
Black with creamy head. Flavour has plenty of dark malts. Slightly milky. Good flavour considering the low alcohol content.

3.6
undercurrent25 (2220) - Barnton, Cheshire, ENGLAND - FEB 22, 2015
Pours a black colour. Taste is of roast malts and quite dry. A good example of the style


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