john44 (3392) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 23, 2017 TheJestersBeer (2431) - - FEB 12, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Pours a medium copper with a white head.
Dry, medium body, mid to high bitterness, low CO2.
Malty taste, caramel, toffee, hops, honey, chestnut, lightly roasted.
Quite alright, but nothing remarkable. A solid, traditional cask ale. (2013-02-11)
Cask Pint at Wibbas Down (JDW), Wimbledon, London in Jan 2015 - Reddish-Brown in colour. Malty; lightly roasted malts, caramel, chocolate. Hoppy; earthy and spicy hops. Fruity; light citrus-grapefruit. Well balanced malt/hop/fruit. Earthy malty with little bitterness. Very drinkable. (2011-01-13)
WaddlingPlatypus (186) - Durham, ENGLAND - JUL 17, 2016
Pint at the Old Elm Tree, Durham. Golden body with a white frothy head. Hoppy and citrus aromas, with a full flavour to match. Marduk (8401) - Reval, ESTONIA - JAN 16, 2016
Cask @Kitty’s, Helsinki. Clear dark amber color. Nice firm white head, stays. Fruity, sweet, malty, grainy notes in aroma. Fruity, mango, grainy, light hops in taste. Smells and tastes bit raw, but mellow. Smooth mouthfeel. Drinkable brew. hirigalzkar (3271) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - DEC 30, 2015
Cask @ OT. Fresh and easy to drink with notes of caramel, fruits, knäckebröd and mild spices. Medium bitterness. Nice soft mouthfeel. Scopey (15704) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 12, 2015
Cask at WHOAF 2015. It pours clear deep red-brown with a small white head. The nose is bitter-sweet, earthy, toasted grain, varnish, caramel, some ginger bread, spice and Christmas cake. The taste is rich, bitter, woody, biscuit malt, toasted grass, must, earth, over-ripe orchard fruits, wood, varnish, ginger and Christmas cake with a dry, lightly spice finale. Medium body and sot carbonation. Pretty decent.
undercurrent25 (2202) - Barnton, Cheshire, ENGLAND - NOV 20, 2015
Cask at Barnton Cricket Club 2015. Pours a brown colour, quite malty and bitter. Strong on the palate mr_h (5943) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - JAN 6, 2014
Cask by hand-pump at Pot Still, Glasgow - clear amber brown, thin creamy off-white head, weak malty aroma, good film of lacing, caramel, bit of fruit, good hop bitterness, easy to drink evergreen0199 (3492) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 23, 2013
Cask at White Horse Old Ale fest 2013, Parsons Green, London. An amber coloured pour with a thin white head on top. Vague fruity, caramel aroma. Tastes fruity, malty, some caramel, rather thin. BeerViking (5042) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 21, 2013
Cask at the Webb Ellis JDW, dark amber with a lacing head, fruity and faintly tart nose, mid to full bodied, rich fruity and honeyed body with toast and marmalade notes and a spicy citrus-bitter edge.