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Brewed by White Horse
Style: Mild Ale
Faringdon, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 17   MEAN: 3.44/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35/5   EST. CALORIES: 117   ABV: 3.9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Previously a May seasonal.

Black Beauty Mild joined the Stable last year as a dark outsider and dark is the word! Rich Ruby in colour, using the best chocolate malt and fine English Fuggle hop to achieve a flavour that leaves the herd behind like a true Champion!

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2.8
mR_fr0g (13656) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 12, 2017
Cask at the GBBF 2017. Day 5. 12/08/2017. A clear nut brown coloured pour with no head. Aroma is semi sweet, nutty malts, fruity peach, jammy apricot, twiggy malts. Palate is semi sweet lifeless, no condition.. Flavour is composed of semi sweet, thin, nutty malts, brown bread little thin. Disappointing.

3.2
Svesse (8821) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - MAR 4, 2017
(Cask at White Horse, Parson’s Green, London, 26 Nov 2016) Dark ruby colour, almost black, with brief head. Malty, roasted nose with notes of chocolate, caramel and roasted malt. Malty, roasted taste with chocolate, caramel, cola and a mild bitterness. Light body, quite dry. Tasty and well made mild. Quite nice.

2.9
fonefan (51525) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 29, 2015

Cask (gravity) @ Nottingham Robin Hood Beer Festival (2014), Nottingham Castle, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England NG1 6EL.

[ As White Horse Black Beauty ].
Clear medium to dark brown color with a small, fizzy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, chocolate, dark malt, toffee. Flavor is moderate sweet and light bitter with a average to long duration, toffee, dark malt, sweet malt. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft to flat. [20141009]

2.7
Beese (3257) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 6, 2014
Gravity at the Bucklebury Beer Festival on 4 October. Poured a vert dark ruby, with a rocky off white head. Aroma was malty, with some light roast malt and not much else. Light bitter flavours, with straw and charcoal. Finish was rye, fruitcake and grain.

3.3
Benzai (16751) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - AUG 18, 2014
Cask @ The Evening Star, Brighton. Dark brown color, small off-white head. Smell and taste malts, some hops, lightly roast, decently bitter.

3.4
olsvammel (7292) - Örebro, SWEDEN - JUL 13, 2014
On tap at a pub in Witney. Smell of caramel, toffee, malty and toasty. Similar taste. Nice but a bit one sided.

3.1
hohops (1112) - Kent, ENGLAND - MAY 5, 2014
Cask. Appearance- dark brown, a foamy beige head which leaves a bit of lacing. Aroma- malty, slightly chocolatey, some dark fruit. Taste- smooth, chocolate hints, not much bitterness, hints of brown bread and raisin. Quite good.

3.7
leaparsons (10797) - Wigston, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - MAY 4, 2014
Cask, The Criterion, Leicester. Dark red, brown with an off white foam. Aromas are hedgerow with nettle and toasted coffee. Nutty with board marker pen and background blackberries. Flavours are earthy and woody with peppery rocket leaf. Nutty coffee and berries with lemony yeast. Dry on the finish. Good.

3.3
prawlie (1681) - Berkshire, ENGLAND - APR 10, 2014
Pint at the Back of Beyond in Reading. Very dark red, almost black, with a good bubbly head. Smooth, light hops, with a slightly dry finish. Tastes fair, but lacks flair. Light sweet aroma, indistinct. Reasonable.

3.5
Oakes (19010) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 1, 2014
Medium reddish-brown. Toasty and slightly toffeeish aroma. Nice mild, with light toast, slight fruit, light body.


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