AshtonMcCobb (6667) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 31, 2016 Grumbo (3091) - Ipswich, Suffolk, - JUL 17, 2017
3.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at the Cherry Tree Inn beer festival, Woodbridge. Pours hazy amber brown with a small lasting white head. Aroma of malt, toffee, biscuit, nut, fruit and hop. Moderate sweetness and light bitterness. Medium body, very soft carbonation. Finish is semi-sweet, fruity and malty.
Bottle from Rheged.
Appearance - amber with a decent head.
Nose - toffee, brown bread and just a hint of red fruits.
Taste - brown bread, light spice and a touch of caramel.
Palate - light to medium bodied with a creamy yet crunchy texture and a long dry crunchy finish.
Overall - a decent bitter. Would buy another. ManVsBeer (10650) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 23, 2016
Bottle from Czerwik, Brighouse. Amber with a small head. Has a fruity-floral mix, with more of the former in its nose, and the latter better stated in its taste. There’s a small bitterness to the ale too. Jow (3951) - New York, USA - AUG 20, 2014
Bottle at Craigs. small beer golden amber. nose is light florals and dried fruit. tastes of apple which I drunkenly capitalized in my notes so must be important. also some perfume and grains and hop bitters. Stuu666 (13616) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 14, 2014
Bottle at Craig’s. Pours amber, nose is dull toffee, grassy, taste is sweet toffee, ok.
allmyvinyl (10687) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 13, 2014
Bottle at Craig’s. Pours pale gold with a short-lived white head. Aromas of stewed apple and caramel. Taste is more of the same. Not good. McNeillR (2322) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 12, 2014
Palest yellow, weird funk. Weird over ripe apple pale lemon and a chewy yet flimsy malt. Like sausage skin. Really weird. Really not great. BenH (3439) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 12, 2014
Bottle. Golden with white head. Aroma of caramel, pine, slightly spicy. Taste of caramel, honey, spicy earthy hops. Little sweet and bitter. Blah cgarvieuk (24792) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 12, 2014
bottle at home ... golden amber ... thin white lacing ... soift dry fruits ... dry fruit nose ... dry floral fruit ... juicy fruit ... ligth sweet and easy zacgillbanks (5288) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - JUN 7, 2014
Bottles from Open All Hours, Keswick and Rheged. Golden coloured with toffee and slight tart citrus and grapefruit flavours followed by a smooth fruity finish.