AshtonMcCobb (6694) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 4, 2017 worldbeertaste (1804) - West Midlands, - OCT 24, 2012
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle - Dark amber wit ha sticky lacy lasting white lacy head. Smells of malt and caramel with some light hops and a woody herbal elements.Medium frothy body. Tastes of woody malt, cinamon, lightly toasted malt, chocolate notes and a light dried fruit finish. Nice and smooth.
On cask at the Orange Tree.
Appearance - amber with a decent head.
Nose - light toffee and biscuits.
Taste - more of the same.
Palate - light bodied with a creamy texture and a fairly good finish.
Overall - solid if unexciting. imdownthepub (14791) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 22, 2012
Cask conditioned at The Turf Tavern, Oxford. Gold with white head. Light, fairly thinnish bitter, some bready maltiness with a light crusty note. A little dryness. A little underwhelming but ok. zacgillbanks (5299) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - AUG 5, 2012
Bottle from Open All Hours, Keswick. Amber coloured with a strong woody hop flavour, slight chocolate notes and a malty and fruity finish.