viktorvee (510) - Greater London, - NOV 18, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Decent strong/best bitter. Predominant malt, a sweet touch of caramel then a drawn out bitter finish, with a fruity grape note.
AshtonMcCobb (6409) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 14, 2017
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle from Booths, Kirkby Lonsdale.
Appearance - deep amber to red with a thin head that disappears quickly.
Nose - sweet cherry lozenge.
Taste - biscuits and cherry.
Palate - light to medium bodied with a creamy texture and a finish that could be fresher.
Overall - a bit too sweet overall.
BreweryGuru7 (4) - Lancaster, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 16, 2016 does not count
5 AROMA 10/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 10/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 20/20
Surprisingly nice. Got it from a friend, and thought it would be too strong for me. But when I tried, I was very pleased by the fruity and malty flavor. A nice ruby pint rich and smooth, poors well a nice clarity and easy drinking.
Towey1989 (2463) - Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 7, 2016
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle. 4.8% ABV. Pours a clear deep ruby amber colour with a off white head. Aroma of caramel, toffee, fruit, some red berries, slight chocolate and subtle spicy hops. Taste of caramel, toffee, fruit, slight chocolate, a little red berries and some spicy, grassy hops. Light bodied and soft carbonation. A sweetish, toffee and a soft spicy hop bitterness in the finish. A nice, pleasant red ale, smells and tastes similar to a Cadburys eclair sweets.
anfractuosity (376) - - NOV 5, 2015
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Enjoyable bitter, malty biscuity aftertaste. Deep red in colour. Very easily drinkable
PDrain (1) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - OCT 9, 2015 does not count
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
A nice ruby pint rich and smooth, poors well a nice clarity and good head easy drinking.
mR_fr0g (11439) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 12, 2015
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from asda. Drank in a field. Murky copper amber coloured pour with a thin lasting off white greyish head. Aroma is sweet, toffee apple, unrefined sugars. A but of treacle on the nose as well. Dried fruit and caramel. Flavour is fruit and but. Caramel and toffee. Palate is sweet, toffee, moderate carbonation. OK.
Cunningham (7560) - Halden, NORWAY - AUG 5, 2015
2.9 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Ruby color with a creamy off white head. Solid caramel nose, and light fruity. Fruity and tad sweet caramel malty flavour. An ok session ale at the pub.
[On tap in Preston, England]
redders1974 (1267) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - JUL 11, 2015
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Decent enough bitter nice colouring and head some roastiness almost like a porter wutha bitter finish
Gary (1972) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 27, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask @ The JDW Grayhound Bridport . A good soulful red ale and chugged it fast as it was Friday ....Biscuty bready malts , notes of caramel , roast, licorice . It has a rich potent character that makes it hard to put the glass down.
jmgreenuk (8834) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - JUN 15, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at the Assembly Rooms, Solihull. Poured a clear dark brown with a frothy off white head. The aroma is sweet malt, light citrus. The flavour is moderate bitter with a woody hop bitter, over ripe fruit palate. Medium bodied with soft carbonation.