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

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RATINGS: 102   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.95   EST. CALORIES: 102   ABV: 3.4%
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Bottle: Pasteurised.
Adnams Lighthouse is developed from our Champion Pale Ale, a beer that won many awards from 1922 to 1980. With an ABV of 3.4%, this classic amber beer delivers a crisp, refreshing taste- With its light fragrance, lovely malt flavours and long hoppy after palate, Adnams Lighthouse shines through as another champion Beer From The Coast.
Cask version released as Pale Champion Ale for the 2009 JDW Festival.


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3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
reebtogi (4038) - Edmonton, Alberta, - OCT 5, 2012
500ml bottle pours a pale amber color with a finger and a half of white head that settles to leave some decent lacing on the glass. Aroma is mild caramel and grass. Taste is a light caramel malty sweetness with a grassy hop bitterness. A pretty decent bitter style ale that is drinkable but nothing special.


2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
mR_fr0g (2391) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 28, 2014
Bottle at Sarah’s house. Adnams fest. Copper coloured pour with a fleeting off white head. Flavour is straw, burnt sugars, and chalky mineral. Palate is very thin, watery and carbonic acid. Poor.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
MarkoNm (403) - Novo mesto, SLOVENIA - APR 17, 2014
Pours a clear coppery color and is topped with an average slightly off-color head. The mostly malty aroma is nice and there are also some soury and alcohol notes present. The taste is moderately bitter with slightly metallic aftertaste. Drinkable and nice, except the finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
dynamiteninja (1467) - Richmond, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - APR 9, 2014
Bottle. Thin white head without much retentiveness. Nose is hops, red fruit, jam, marmalade, citrus, tangerine, caramel, pepper, spice, malt. Bitter. Tangy aftertaste. Dry finish. Decent.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AshtonMcCobb (2312) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 17, 2014
Shared 50cl bottle at Susie’s party. Appearance - dark amber with a decent head. Nose - toffee and some apples. Taste - more toffee apple. Some biscuits. Palate - medium bodied with a creamy texture and a fairly fresh finish. Overall - a decent bitter.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Mr_Pink_152 (506) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - MAR 16, 2014
500ml bottle from local supermarket. Amber colour with an off white head. Aroma is mostly sweet malt with some hops. Taste is smooth, with malt and a touch of caramel taste.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
gegwilson (921) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 9, 2014
Bottle in the Head, Sedbergh. Amber with a white head. Very lacking in flavour. A touch malty, but mostly just watery. Poor.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
msbernac (494) - POLAND - MAR 9, 2014
Bottle Aroma-grass, yeast Appearance-amber, clear, white foam, Taste-lightly bitter, light sweetness, Palate-light body, thin feel, lively, abrupt finish Overall-refreshing

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
wimpyjoe (3475) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 18, 2014
Bottle. Copper with a hint of red in its colour, and not much of a head. Has a light grainy character and easy to drink.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Theydon_Bois (7898) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - DEC 27, 2013
Bottle at home, thanks to JF for the donation, 27/12/13. Pours copper amber with a good sized off white head that dissipates to pondwork over time. Nose is toffee, malts, orchard fruit, light bread dough. Taste comprises toffee, bread dough, berry fruit notes, bready/toasty malt base. Medium body, moderate carbonation, dry finish with light bittering. Ok bitter but not much doing, fine for the ABV though.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gam (3159) - brisbane, AUSTRALIA - DEC 6, 2013
Medium head rich amber pour aromas grassy rich malt toffee like fruit the flavours grassy toffee citric bitter taste sour bitter note but still comes out okay at the end the finish rich malt and fruit taste the best flavours okay ale


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