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Brewed by Badger (Hall & Woodhouse)
Style: Bitter
Blandford Forum, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 393   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.77/5   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle: Filtered
Sold in cans in some territories.
Named in honour of the inquisitive and extremely “fursty” ferrets of the Gribble Inn, a celebrated golden brown ale, full of character.
At the heart of many a countryside village can be found an inn. A place where locals go to relax after a long day. At one such inn, rumour has it that inquisitive ferrets would sneak to the back door to cheekily sample the local brew. A sweet nutty palate, hoppy aroma and a hint of Seville oranges, give this tawny amber ale its distinctive personality. Recommended with smooth and creamy West Country Cheddar or indulgent pork pies and mustard.


sinfull's rating

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
sinfull (1263) - Brooklyn, New York, USA - OCT 28, 2013
Light golden color, small head. Aroma is caramel and hoppy. Taste hoppy and fruity with caramel notes. Dry bitter finish. Normal beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
midovark (87) - Balssagyarmat, HUNGARY - JAN 30, 2016
0.5 l bottle from England. Orange(ish)-brown colored. Malt and fruits in aroma and quite a sweet, malty taste.

1.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
llkc (960) - århus, DENMARK - JAN 14, 2016
duft kraftig sødlig maltet duft. smag. malt mejs meget korn smag. lidt citrus eftersmag

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DylansDad (519) - North Shore, Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - JAN 12, 2016
Massive sweetness on the initial aroma thankfully moderates a bit after a while, but it still remains a pretty sweet beer. Malt, honey, grass, bread, caramel, hay and orange at the finish, light bitterness, bit of spice and a hint of lemon. Not my style, but I thought this wasn’t too bad.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Camons (8741) - Hasselager, DENMARK - JAN 2, 2016
Bottle @ Home. Pours golden with a dense offwhite head. Aroma of malt, light caramel, grass. Flavor is light sweet, malt, little caramel, wood, little bread, grass. Medium body, average to lively carbonation. 020116

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
LazyPyro (222) - Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - DEC 29, 2015
500ml bottle. Clear golden colour with a nice big frothy white head, quite long lasting, some lacing. Aroma is malty with a slight sweetness to it, but also a subtle hint of roast malt. Flavour is mostly malts and some citrus hops and a little sweetness. A nice beer but nothing really stands out as special.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
HerrBierkoenig (910) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - DEC 7, 2015
From 0,5l bottle, BBD: JUN 16 Pours clear golden liquid, medium frothy white head, Aroma: malty, lemon, caramel, Taste: light to medium sweet, light to medium bitter, light sour, malty, caramel, lemon and lemon peel hint, Palate: medium body, average carbonation, slick mouthfeeel, medium long malty aftertaste, Overall: fine, drinkable bitter, but nothing exceptional.

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Derbeth (588) - Kraków, POLAND - DEC 2, 2015
Bottle. Amber colour, nice thick head, decent lacing. Malty, a bit of toffee - but generally feels a bit empty. Light bitterness. Medium body. Not bad, but not interesting as well.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MarcinG (207) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - OCT 27, 2015
Bursztynowy kolor ,ladna biala piana. Intensywny zapach chmielu od samego poczatku z nutka slodu. W posmaku moznavwyczuc cytrusy. Dobre piwo o slodkawym finiszu.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
thellgren (608) - Helsinki, FINLAND - SEP 27, 2015
0.5 l bottle from local supermarket. Colour is pale amber. Overall taste is malts, malts and malts with some bittering hops. Quite nice.

2.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TorbenJensen (1408) - Valby, DENMARK - AUG 23, 2015
This ale has limited foam, an aroma of nuts and hops and a little citrus. The taste is rich and has a partial caramel note with sweet touches of fruit or perhaps honey. Hop bitterness is quickly on the field and is typically British. That is a somewhat flat / lazy ale with a pronounced hop bitterness.


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