The_Osprey (8722) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 23, 2017 richc (239) - Bolton, Greater Manchester, - OCT 10, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Spicy citrus aroma with gentle biscuit. Light bronze with long lasting where head. Biscuit continues in flavour with firm bitterness
August 2017 - Bottle share at Chriso's Pre-GBBF Shindig. Thanks! As 'Saltaire Pride', 3.9%. Pale golden yellow, translucent with a foamy off-white head. Aroma is light with mixed buttery, soap and elderflower notes. Body is light with tingly carbonation. Taste is sodawater, light sawdust and dusty notes, thin malts. Found this a bit thin. (4-4-4-3-12=2.7)
BeerViking (4993) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 6, 2017
Bottle share at Chriso’s, yellow-gold with a fine head, malty spicy nose, dry-bitter and malty peppery, nice example of a golden bitter. Beerhunter111 (22257) - P´Castle, GERMANY - AUG 6, 2017
Bottle shared at Chris & Ruth’s pre-GBBF Shindig 2017 - Part 2. A clear golden beer with a small white ring. Aroma of toasted malt, mild citrusy hops, caramel. Taste of citrusy hops, grainy malt, toasted malt, boring! GuideDogSaint (1718) - Xiamen, CHINA - JUL 18, 2017
Cask pint at the George, Croydon. Pours clear mid brown with a white head. Aroma of not much. Mild caramel taste. Bitter finish. rich8880 (52) - - JUN 8, 2017
Bottled: Very clear golden red appearance - light carbonation. Mild aroma - malt dominates. Bitter foretaste followed by mild sweetness. Reasonable balance. Perfectly acceptable session bitter - nothing exceptional but absolutely fit for purpose.
Svesse (8742) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - MAY 5, 2017
(Cask at Craft Beer Co Clerkenwell, London, 19 April 2017) Pale amber colour with frothy, off-white head. Malty, slightly fruity nose with notes of apricots, orange peel and a touch of caramel. Malty, fruity taste with apricots, orange peel, toast, marmalade and a generous citric/earthy bitterness in the finish. Light body, with a touch of sweetness. Fresh and well made bitter. Nice one. cgarvieuk (25741) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 5, 2017
Cask at herriot watt beer festival 2017... Golden amber.. Thin white lacing... Soft sweet toffee fruit nose... Fruit.. Light dry floral fruit Theydon_Bois (20462) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - OCT 5, 2016
Cask at the Three Johns, 04/10/16.
Golden orange with a decent off white head.
Nose is light orange peel, biscuit, tangerine, straw, light floral notes.
Taste comprises sweet malts, caramel, bread dough, straw, light fruit esters.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, drying close.
Adequate bitter if a touch sweet. Scopey (15476) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 4, 2016
Cask at Three Johns. It pours clear golden - amber with a small white head. The aroma is toasty grain, wood, earth, porridge and bread. The taste is bitter - sweet, earthy, white bread, sweet fruity vibe, straw, white sugar, soap and mild astringency with a dry, earthy finish. Medium body and low carbonation. Fair. harrisoni (19189) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - APR 10, 2016
3.9% cask handpull at The Ship & Mitre Liverpool. Clear dark gold lasting white head. Malty session bitter. A little sweaty on the aroma. Some malt no much hop. Ok. If a bit bland.