Theydon_Bois (19804) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - AUG 20, 2017 Grumbo (3144) - Ipswich, Suffolk, - AUG 11, 2017
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask at the Great British Beer Festival 2017. Pours slightly hazy dark amber with a lasting frothy off-white head. Aroma of caramel, malt , hop and floral notes. Moderate sweetness and light bitterness. Lift body, slight oily and watery texture, soft carbonation.
Cask at GBBF’17, day three, 10/08/17.
Golden amber with a decent light beige head.
Nose is bready, straw, light citric notes.
Taste comprises grains, biscuit, hint of caramel, fruit esters, grass.
Medium bodied, soft carbonation, semi drying close.
Average bitter. Beerhunter111 (21515) - P´Castle, GERMANY - AUG 10, 2017
Sampled @ GBBF 2017, Day 3. A clear deep amber beer with a small off-white head. Aroma of caramelish malt, reddish malt, mild bitterness. Taste of mild citrusy hops, caramel, nuts, low carbonation. imdownthepub (14776) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 17, 2016
Cask conditioned at Nottingham Beer Festival ’16. Amber with white head. There is a light roasty note to this plus some dryish caramel notes. Develops a fruity bitterness later, hints of prune and raisin. It’s fine. jmgreenuk (9547) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - JUL 2, 2016
Cask at the Fat Cat, Kelham Island, Sheffield. Poured a clear medium amber with a thin white head. The aroma is malt, light woody hop. The flavour is light bitter with a light woody, nutty, light citrus, hop bitter palate. Light to medium bodied with soft carbonation.
RichTheVillan (7936) - Birmingham, West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAY 22, 2016
Cask at the Fat Cat; clear amber pour with a thin white head, aroma light roast and caramel, taste has red fruits, caramel, and light roast.