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


on tap


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RATINGS: 105   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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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
reebtogi (4312) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
rand (1300) - SWITZERLAND - AUG 4, 2014
Bottle 500 ml from Amstein - St Légier (CH). Reddish amber with a short head, tasted towards 15°C. Malted beer, hop UK, fruit and earth. Rather dry with notes of almond, zest, dry fruits and biscuit. Grassy and earthy bitterness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
daniele (5681) - ITALY - AUG 2, 2014
leggermente ambrata schiuma media buona persistenza lieve nado maltato un tocco toffee legno buona secchezza buon amaro piuttosto lungo un po terroso

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bartholos (17) - GERMANY - JUL 29, 2014
Bottle from a local store in Yorkshire. The Lightouse has a sweet malty and slightly fruity hop aroma with hints of citrus. It pours amber with a minmal fine frothy head. The flavour is primarily defined by the fruity hop with secondary notes of light sweet malt and finishes with a pleasent bitterness.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
mR_fr0g (3669) - 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.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
MarkoNm (682) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
dynamiteninja (1561) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AshtonMcCobb (2829) - 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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Mr_Pink_152 (949) - 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.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
gegwilson (1389) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
msbernac (727) - 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

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