Brewed by Allendale
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Hexham, England
Serve in English pint


on tap


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RATINGS: 49   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21/5   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
Cask; Regular. Also available bottled.
A beautiful blood red coloured, full bodied beer. With a medium bitterness and a fruity blackcurrant aroma coming from Williamette hops.At 5.5% abv. This really is beer with bite!
A Strong Ale brewed in honour of the infamous Wolf of Allendale, that terrorised and killed about 40 sheep in December 1904. Killed by a train, yet sightings of other fearsome beasts still abound in the area.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
Japalo (1789) - DENMARK - MAY 27, 2016
Bottle@guren with Allan. Mahogni clear Brown. Biscuit caramalte. No hop aromas. Low bitter drysweet tannin finish. Fine. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
AndreasP (47) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAY 10, 2016
The Allendale Wolf I am drinking is labelled strong ruby ale and has an abv at 5.5. Nice malty aroma with toffee which is almost gone in the taste. Watery, no hops and hardly any bitterness. Disappointing

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mr_h (4644) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - MAY 1, 2016
Cask, 1/2 pint, hand-pulled, Cumberland Bar, Edinburgh (25 Apr 2016), toffee, caramel aroma, chestnut brown with a thin beige head and negligible lacing, sweet toffee, fruity, creamy, soft carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
I_LUV_BEER (144) - - APR 24, 2016
Served in a snifter from a 500 ml bottle. Pours clear deep ruby-brown colour with a medium off-white head. Aroma is a pleasant combination of malts, dark fruits, caramel, bread and raisins. Taste is pleasantly fruity with notes of dark fruits, raisins, bread and notes of caramel malts but without sickly sweetness. Very smooth with medium carbonation and a pleasant light bitter aftertaste. Very drinkable and extremely enjoyable!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (22523) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAR 17, 2016
Bottle. Pours a dark golden color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty spicy caramel hoppy aroma. Fruity malty caramel flavor with weak hoppy hints. Has a fruity malty spicy caramel chocolate finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
madsberg (11327) - Søborg, DENMARK - MAR 11, 2016
Bottled. Dark amber coloured. Unclear. Dense light beige head. Aroma. Caramel, berries, sweetness, spice. Flavour. Caramel, sweetness, fruits, spice. Medium bodied. Ends sweet and fruity.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Borup (11044) - Albertslund, DENMARK - MAR 11, 2016
50 cl. bottle. Clear amber colour with an off-white head. Aroma and flavour of malt, faramel, hops, fruit and bitterness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Desverger (7722) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAR 11, 2016
Bottle@Yesprs - Dark Amber pour with white head. Aroma and taste comprises toasty malty notes, with some toffee and treacle sweetness, light nutty action, twiggy and light herbal hoppy into the finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (39991) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAR 11, 2016
50 cL bottle. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is toasted malty. Breadish and toasted malty. Toffee, dry and toasted finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
DraftDodger (1007) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - FEB 16, 2016
Copenhagen 16/2 2016. 50 cl bottle from Meny. Wolf peeking at me from quite graphic label. Pours clear dark reddish brown with small white head. Settles as thin flimsy layer of foam. Must be a Wolf with a sweet tooth. Aroma is quite sweet. Sugary caramel, candy (milk chocolate) and some notes of sour orange. Soft carbonation and watery palate. Flavour is quite sugary sweet. Caramel and cheap milk chocolate. Almost no bitterness. This poor Wolf must be quite toothless if it drinks this overwhelmingly sweet brew on a daily basis.

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