SarkyNorthener (5012) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - NOV 13, 2017 Braudog (6900) - Yorktown, Virginia, USA - OCT 21, 2007
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: AUG 5, 2012 Draft pint at Green Leafe Cafe. Bronzed amber with virtually no head and only barley carbonated. Light stealthy aroma (not much of one at all). Crisp and tangy with an apple-like bite, underlying caramel and a finish that’s mysteriously empty of flavor. The tangy bite lingers. This even-keeled beer was good with my patty melt. (#3146, 10/19/2007) <<Re-rated from a bottle ... much better body, decent head, and a good mouthfeel. Confirms that Green Leafe can serve old beer.>>
Bottle from medina, Aberystwyth and shared with Shane. Copper beer with medium head. Aroma of caramel and malts. Taste is caramel, malts, toffee, yeast and dried fruits. Not great. s_hartshorne (2840) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 4, 2017
Bottle shared with sarky northner cheers Martin. Golden pale toffee malts taste and aroma bit watery ok stuff. floydslip (428) - Washington DC, USA - MAY 30, 2017
Clear amber beer with a thick foamy off white head that drops considerable lace. Muted nose of almonds, light caramel, and some mild spice, but you have to search for all of it. Flavor, thankfully, is quite a bit stronger with candied nuts, toffee, and cream soda followed by a somewhat astringent bitterness. Pretty good. I would drink this again, which is about as good a compliment as I can give. Towey1989 (3433) - Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - FEB 27, 2017
Bottle from Craft Beer Rising. Pours a hazy amber colour with a medium off white head.
Aroma of caramel, cheap bready malts, apple, some pear, slight orange, a little tea and subtle butter. Taste of caramel, bready malts, some apple, pear, slight orange, a little fruit, a hint of butter and subtle spicy hops. Light bodied and moderate carbonation. A soft, slightly toasty, spicy hop bitterness in the finish. Got better but found this sweet, thin and bland. Maverick34 (3390) - New York, USA - FEB 20, 2017
UPDATED: FEB 20, 2017 Draft from rams head. Copper pour, duh. Breadth malts predominantly over hops...
ManVsBeer (11167) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 3, 2017
Bottle from Booths, Media City. Copper-amber in colour with a thin head. Some fruitiness in its nose, a little blander in taste, but retains a good palatability through a pleasant lightish texture. Slightly sweet in this respect. tombyars (1790) - Saltcoats, SCOTLAND - OCT 27, 2016
Tasted this in the Sun Inn, Soho, London on the 30th September 2016. Keg, tap dispense. Clear pale amber in colour with a thin white head. Slightly malty aroma with hints of orange peel but hard to detect (cold) Thin resiny mouthfeel and good lacing. Mixed malts give a digestive biscuit base with light notes of caramel and marmalade fruit. Bitter hop resins impart a dry grassy flavour to the aftertaste which balances the malt well. Finish is malty with spicy gingerbread notes evident on the palate. A decent session Altbier. BytesAndBrews (66) - - AUG 22, 2016
Copper pour with a light beige head. Light malty aroma, bready flavor with a hint of caramel. johndoughty (5600) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 8, 2016
Bottle. Bronze and fairly clear. Unusual combination of maltiness with hops in background. Easy to drink and easy to forget. 20107589 (748) - randers, DENMARK - MAY 13, 2016
Pour cobber red, without head. Light caramel light roasted aroma, taste light bitter, light sweet. Light bodied.