Brewed by Triple fff
Style: Mild Ale
Alton, England
Serve in English pint


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RATINGS: 109   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.24/5   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
Cask; Regular.
Hoppy mild; with a dry roasty flavour, a good body with hints of fruit, a balanced bittersweet aftertaste.

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fonefan (50777) - VestJylland, DENMARK - APR 14, 2009
Cask (gravity) @ National Winter Ales Festival 2009, Manchester, England.
Clear medium amber orange color with a average, fizzy, good lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white to white head. Aroma is moderate malty, roasted, caramel, beerry - fruity. Flavor is moderate light heavy sweet and bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is flat to soft. [20090123]

wheresthepath (2374) - Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - FEB 26, 2009
[Cask at the Nags Head, Reading] Pours deep red-brown, small frothy cream head. Sweet malt and lots of chocolate to start with, then blackberries and a little earthiness. Some smoke in the finish. Overall this is possibly a little on the sweet side for my liking (and I don’t often say that!). Still, not bad at all, a good depth of flavour and reasonable complexity.

cgarvieuk (25744) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 12, 2009
Cask at Cloisters ... Just a small sample ... WOW lovely got to try this again ... Copper ... sweet toffee nose ... sweet fruity little wood and some herb or spice i cant place... Was in perfect condition. Wish i was able to have had more at lunch time :-O

SaintMatty (7482) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JAN 15, 2009
UPDATED: SEP 10, 2015 Cask (Railway Arms, Alton) - Dark brown with red tinges and a light tan head. Lightly roasted aroma with some hints of chocolate and blackcurrant. The taste is lightly roasted witrh some hoppy notes complemented by coffee, blackcurrant and chocolate.

bobinlondon (1297) - Harrow, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 19, 2008
Handpulled cask at the Express Tavern, Kew Bridge. A very dark beer; almost black with a hint of red. The aroma is like sour chocolate as is the taste. The alcohol comes through very strongly and it is hard to believe it is only 3.8%. Not a typical mild but a good drink.

hughie (3996) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 26, 2008
Cask, gravity, at Wellington Arms, Bedford, in the Welly Winter Festival of Ale. Dark brown. Rather dreary, tasteles mild with a little cardboard and slight bitterness. Faint aroma. Nothing to detain us here.

Nekronos (4174) - Xalapa, MEXICO - SEP 5, 2008
NIc emild, although the name is strange. I liked the bubbly head and not so anoying aftertaste.

berkshirejohn (6618) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 5, 2008
Cask at the 3B’s, Reading. Dark chestnut brown with a reddish tint and a thin beige head; malty aroma; thin with sweet malts and slightly sour fruit flavours; caramel finish. A pleasing mild.

renffisch (891) - london, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 4, 2008
cask @ kingston bf 08. faint sweet roast nose with farmy and gooey hints. Dark chestnut, big bubbled rim. Found it quite watery and unbalanced and bland. very bland.

MiP (15962) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - JAN 30, 2008
Cask. Sweet soy and sweat aroma. Very dark brown colour. Almost no head. Sweet grassy hop aroma, also some soy. Thin mouthfeel. The colour led me to believe this was a malty beer, but it seems more focused on the hops.

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