imdownthepub (15525) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 8, 2017 gowdy (1116) - Erskine, - DEC 30, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle at Craig’s house. Small head, not too fizzy. Very dark brown colour. Perhaps slight haze.
Cask conditioned at The Nags Head, Reading, Berks. Brown to chestnut with cream head. There is a malty sweetness to this, some plummy notes, some prune. There is a background hoppy note, fruits again. It's a reasonable brown ale. kwik-lime (2117) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 28, 2017
Cask at Three Guineas in Reading. Toasty malt, earthy hops, hints of caramel and wood. Nice. YantarCoast (1624) - Moscow, RUSSIA - APR 7, 2017
500ml bottle. Pours brown with a small tan head. Aroma is hops, chocolate, malt. Taste is caramel, citrus, malt, slight toastedness. Heidbummer (985) - SCOTLAND - FEB 13, 2017
Pint at Tap on the Line. Pours russet / amber. Soft nose of toast and caramel. More of that on the taste, with something earthy in the back. A little thin, and not much head, and needed.to be slightly better carbonated for me. Decent nonetheless. Grumbo (4288) - Ipswich, Suffolk, ENGLAND - DEC 8, 2016
Cask at The Dove Street Inn, Ipswich, Winter Beer Festival 2016. Pours chestnut colour with a small off-white head. Aroma of malts, fruit, light chocolate notes. Average sweetness and bitterness.
BeerNinjaUK (491) - Wiltshire, ENGLAND - OCT 7, 2016
Legacy rating. Pint at Hare and Hounds, Newbury last winter. Pours rich coppery brown with bubbly off-white head. Aroma malty caramel with some spiciness and burnt wood. Soft carbonation. CraftBeerNick (2978) - London Town, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 8, 2016
Bottle at friends, 6th May 16. Pours dark brown, not much head. Aroma is caramel, metallic. Taste is sweet, caramel, dark malts. Fruity, OK Mr_Pink_152 (5770) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - MAR 17, 2016
Bottle from Pennells Garden Centre, Lincoln. Coppery red colour with a thick white head. Aroma sweet malts and fruit. Taste sweet with a long bitter fruity finish. Cimbasso (1056) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 6, 2016
Sampled on draught at JPW's Mossy Well. Dark amber colour and sweet aroma. Taste of treacle and stewed fruit with a mildly bitter finish. Hints of dark chocolate. A pleasant, fruity pint. niquillis (2752) - Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 28, 2016
Cask at Greyhound. Hartshill. Pours ruby with an off white head. Plenty of berries, stewed apple, some toffee, light spice. Decent.