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Adnams Fat Sprat

Brewed by Adnams
Style: Bitter
Southwold, England
Serve in English pint


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RATINGS: 46   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.18   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
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Our 3.8% pale amber summer beer proudly supports the Marine Conservation Society. Fat Sprat is brewed with Pale Ale malted barley, Munich, Cara and Black malt, with Columbus, English Goldings, Cascade and Chinook hops. It has a lovely citrus, grapefruit aroma with some spicy notes. On the palate, the citrus character of the hops shines through, balanced with a light biscuit flavour and a crisp, dry finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MrOrla (562) - Odense C, DENMARK - JUL 3, 2015
Cask at c4. Pours clear Amber with a dense white head. Aroma of malts, hops, fruits, citrus, fresh hops. Taste is malts, fruity hops leading to a caramel and fruity finish. Huge drinkability

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Grumbo (858) - Suffolk, ENGLAND - JUN 30, 2015
Cask handpull at the Cherry Tree, Woodbridge. Pours an amber brown colour with a small white head which dissipates without lacing. Aroma of caramel, malt, biscuit and a touch of honey. Medium sweet, light on bitterness. Soft carbonation, medium body, texture towards thin. Enjoyable summer ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
yngwie (15194) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAY 15, 2015
Cask, at the Wharf, Aalborg. It’s a clear one, dark golden in color and with a small, dense off-white head. It’s fruity on the nose, with a touch of malts. A faint meaty touch too. Some roasted malts in the flavor, bread and pale malt notes, with a nice bitterness. Full to medium body, soft carbonation. Lasting mostly fruity finish. An easy drinkable one, but nothing extra-ordinary going on. 150515

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
larsga (6680) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAY 7, 2015
Thin coarse white head. Hazy opaque amber body. Funky spicy wooden aroma with soft fruity notes. Dryish wooden spicy fruity taste with funky notes. Mid-bodied. Mild, soft, flat mouthfeel. Dryish resiny wooden fruity aftertaste with spicy funky notes. Nice, drinkable, interesting. (0.568l cask at Charlie’s Bar, Copenhagen.)

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
SilverfoX (688) - Norfolk, ENGLAND - APR 24, 2015
smells strangely salty? dark amber colour body with white lacing on top, floury lemon flavour, refreshing with a nice mouthfeel, a winner from adnams!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Borup (7650) - Albertslund, DENMARK - APR 21, 2015
From cask at Charlies Bar, Copenhagen. Dark amber colour with a small off-white head. Aroma and flavour of malt, caramel, hops and bitterness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sic1314 (4776) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - APR 19, 2015
Poured bright reddish amber with a tan head. Aroma of sweet berries, caramel malt and toffee. Light body, flavour is medium sweet toffee, lightly bitter.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fonefan (38685) - VestJylland, DENMARK - FEB 25, 2015

Cask (handpump) @ Baxter’s Court (JDW), 282-284 Mare Street, Hackney, Greater London, England E8 1HE.

[ As Adnams Fat Sprat ].
Clear medium amber color with a small average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, hay, caramel, sour - fruity malt, light to moderate hoppy. Flavour is moderate sweet with a long duration, fruity, caramel, apple notes. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20140809]

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mr_Pink_152 (1814) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - JAN 2, 2015
part of my 2013 backlog. Copper colour with a white head. aroma has fruit and malt. the taste has more of the same with a orange marmalade bitterness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
47574xeCD (618) - God’s Country, West Midlands, ENGLAND - OCT 16, 2014
Cask at the Merchants Inn, Rugby, 03/10/14. Deep Golden towards Copper colour, white head, Bitternesh and Hoppyness present, pleasant drink.

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