RateBeer
overall
40
49
style
Asda
Brewed at Shepherd Neame

Style: Bitter
Leeds, England
Serve in English pint

bottled
available

on tap
unknown

Local Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 47   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.95   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle: Pasteurised.
A well balanced fusion of malt & floral hop, with a clean dry citrus finish.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Westkyoto77 (441) - Kyoto, JAPAN - MAR 6, 2013
Honey brown, pretty white head. Reasonable nose of hips, some fruit, settled hay. Didnít quite get the citrus that was talked up on the bottle, but some nice hops. Medium body, pretty smooth and creamy. Rounded finish, fairlly sweet aftertaste. At 300 yen for a 500ml bottle, Iíd call it good value.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jonno (2130) - JAPAN - MAR 2, 2013
Not a bad little brew for 300 yen. Wafts of lemon, citrus rind and malt. Clean crystal malt body, floral hops and a lemon citrus finish. A pretty damn good budget beer.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
dynamiteninja (1393) - Richmond, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 8, 2013
Bottle. Orange amber body. Medium white head. Spice, orange peel, grassy, lemony, fruity. Bittersweet. Dry finish. A kind of minerally aftertaste. A little oily mouthfeel, and fizzy on the palate. This beer is like a flavoursome lager.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mr_h (2446) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - NOV 24, 2012
500ml bottle from Asda, Heathfield, Ayr - clear orange amber, creamy off-white head, malty and floraly hop aroma with a hint of resin, high carbonation, sweet malty resin, caramel flavour, dry mild citrus finish

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
wimpyjoe (2963) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 15, 2012
Own brand with the distinct Shepherd Neame textures, but has too much body to it.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
BlackHaddock (3183) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - APR 25, 2012
Clear 500ml bottle, best before Feb 2010, drank Jan 2010 and poured into a vase shaped pint glass. Looks the part, good golden amber colour with a deep, rich, off-white cream coloured head. Bubbles could clearly be seen rising up through the bright beers body. Some heavy lacing was produced by the head as the beer was consummed. Ingrediants listed; Barley Malt (95%), Crystal Malt (4.2%) and Hops (0.8%). The hops used must be aromatic ones because they came out in the aroma very well, along with the malts. The malts dominated the taste, but not turning the beer into a sweet drink or overly malty to be honest. There was a bitterness throughout the tasting, a typical English bitter feel to it really. The beer was pleasant without setting the world alight with its flavours or mouthfeel. This is brewed for a supermarket shelf and is good value more than a good beer. Iíd give it to friends, but might hide the bottle before they saw what it was!

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DnAuK (112) - South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - APR 22, 2012
Aroma is rather traditional but flavour is fresh and fruity mixed with a honey, rather than biscuit, taste. Very smooth and very drinkable. An absolute steal at £1.59 a bottle! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
burgess1984 (51) - ENGLAND - APR 18, 2012
Enough flavour to keep you coming back without overfacing you. Hints of EKG hops and easily sessionable. An absoulute steal for 1.59 a bottle.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fairwater (125) - Reading, Berkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 30, 2012
Bottle from Asda : clear and golden. Fresh English hop aroma. Balance of malt and hop on first taste. Finishes bitter with some marmalade. Worth getting again.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
swooper (1243) - Cambridge and Kladno(Czech Rep.), Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - FEB 5, 2012
bottle, light hoppy aroma, golden, hazy, white foam, medium to sharp strong bitterness, light sweetness, medium body, long finish, bitter, average carbonation, good but not briliant gold ale


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1  2  3 4 5


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50