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Brewed by B&T Brewery
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Shefford, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 47   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Has also been available bottle conditioned.
Also known as Shefford Old Strong.

A rich taste of fruit, hops and malt with a predominantly hoppy aroma.
This Beer is brewed using Pearl Pale Malt, Crystal Malt and Cascade Hops.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mike_77 (5422) - Breda, NETHERLANDS - OCT 21, 2015
Clear copper. Aroma and flavour have a light sweet fruitiness and lightly toasted malts.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
teorn88 (6463) - Out of the EU, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 14, 2015
Cask at JDW CW, London. It pours a clean dark golden / amber color with a small tan head. Aroma is grains, grass, starch, biscuit. Taste is medium sweet and lightly bitter in the finish, with notes of grains, grass, biscuit and bread. Light to medium bodied with ok carbonation. Overall, decent

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Travlr (21437) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - OCT 13, 2015
Cask. Murky golden amber color. Aroma of medicinal caramel. Taste is herbal caramel.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Rob_D_UK (1369) - Madrid, SPAIN - JAN 21, 2015
Poured a brownish gold with a white head. Aroma was mainly hops with a fruity taste.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
yespr (40447) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 21, 2014
From cask at Market Porter. Pours clear snd golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is vague toasted malty. Sweet malty. Light bitter and toasted malty. Bitter. Toasted and sweet.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
jjsint (2330) - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - SEP 26, 2014
Cask at the Regal, Cambridge. Golden brown, slightly cloudy. Toast, caramel, Bisto, malt. Tastes a bit wrong: bittersweet sourness hitting the back of the tongue and continuing to the finish and aftertaste. Weak body. This is not one of B & T’s better ales.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
RichTheVillan (6669) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - SEP 5, 2014
Cask at Bishop Vesey; clear golden yellow pour with a frothy white head, quite a fruity aroma, taste has caramel, dark fruits.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Don2711 (385) - - JUL 9, 2014
UPDATED: JUL 11, 2014 Nice fruity flavour. Good strength. Really enjoyed this one. A nice flavour on the palate. Also can taste lovely apples and earthly taste. Second pint much better and have upgraded. Nice caramel flavour and hoppy smell malty. Good

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beese (2570) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 7, 2014
Cask at the Moon Under Water, Watford on 14 March 2013. Poured a clear golden colour, with a tight white head. Malty aroma with notes of soft fruit and bread. Initial flavours of oranges, tinned fruit and biscuit. Finish was chewy malt, caramel and grain.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
niquillis (2344) - Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - MAR 3, 2013
On cask at Poste of Stone (JDW), Stone. Pours amber, good whiff of caramel. Very smooth and flavoursome. Excellent chug for the strength.


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