john44 (3456) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 29, 2017
Bottle. (Brief tasting notes and rating from old records) - Strong malty, fruity but very bitter taste. Full bodied. Dry, hoppy bitter finish. (Backlog) DrBeer (862) - Solna Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUL 13, 2015
Dark brown-orange with thin white head.
Fruity, malty and roasted nose.
Hoppy flavour with acidic notes. Growing bitterness with some sweetness and dry finish. Cunningham (8526) - Halden, NORWAY - MAR 1, 2015
Lovely clear amber color with a fine off white head. Moderat caramel aroma with some floral hopps. Medium body. Mild caramel and mild fruity with a nice fresh hoppiness. Nice ale.Danev76 (505) - AUSTRALIA - AUG 7, 2014
[Bottle from a local grocery store in Burton, England]
Nice hoppy aroma well balanced with malt. Dark amber colour with excellent head. Nice malty flavour up front with slightly bitter finish. Medium creamy body with low carbonation. HopfenWeisse (1558) - - AUG 2, 2012
“From old backlog. Midsummer 2011 at cottage. Aroma is malt, toffee, sweet. Flavour is malt, bit bitter finish.
laiti (8531) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUN 3, 2012
50 cl bottle as ”Founders English Ale” @ Viking Line Pub. Rated on 14.05.2011
Aroma has lots of toffee, some slightly fruity hops and hints of hay. Flavour is sweetish with toffee, some hops, biscuits and hints of caramel. Closer to a bitter than an ESB – and a boring one.