Pretty Things Once Upon a Time Mild. I'd looked forward to it so much.
It doesn't disappoint. The colour is a beautiful deep copper. And the taste. If I hadn't abandoned beer descriptions, I'd tell you stuff about minty hops, caramel malt and a strong, but in now way overwhelming bitterness. But I'm crap at that sort of thing, so I'll just say that it's like a souped-up Fullers ESB. Or an improved Gold Label. Dead nice and right down my street. Easy Street. Easy to get pissed if you're not careful street.
Only the second Mild post this Mild Month. My apologies. I'll just have to have a second Mild Month in May.
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