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

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RATINGS: 174   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.96   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle: Pasteurised. Seasonal - Spring.
"Bound to satisfy".
Triple hopped - Super Styrian hops added twice to the coppers then Styrian Goldings added. Hopping Hare is thrice hopped with three types of hop used during the brewing process. Aromatic Goldings and Cascade combine to provide an uplifting citrus-grapefruit and floral aroma, whilst First Gold carries the bitterness. The effect is a refreshing ale with a unique hoppy aroma and well-balanced bitterness that is bound to satisfy! It is a terrific match with roast lamb and spicy Thai dishes!


2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
mikkos (223) - FINLAND - DEC 27, 2013
Looks like a lager, aroma is stingy grassy hops, cannabis-like. Taste is again stingy grassy hops and grainy malts. High co2. Not good. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
foxo82 (709) - Tamworth (via Leicester), Staffordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 7, 2013
Bottle at Stourbridge. Amber bitter, carbonated. Citrus aroma. Mildly tangy citrus with slight cardboard hops. Average, drinkable light bitter.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Christian (11274) - Odense, DENMARK - NOV 22, 2013
Golden with a lasting white head. Malty aroma with diacetyl. Sweet malty flavour with diacetyl and a bit of herbal hops.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
liinis (1597) - Helsinki, FINLAND - SEP 28, 2013
nice and crispy. deliciously hopped, but a bit too light. golden colour and clear. white head.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Tide (1880) - Espoo, FINLAND - SEP 20, 2013
Bottle from supermarket. Light amber color, white head. Bitter taste with citrus, malts, grass, caramel and hops. Bitter finish with citrus and hops. Quite nice bitter with a bit of extra hops.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mikkopen (873) - Oulu, FINLAND - SEP 19, 2013
500 ml bottle. Clear golden yellow colour, white head. Honey-sweetish aroma of malt and floral hops, notes of citrus. The flavour is also rather sweet, malty, with notes of lemon and a mildly bitter, aromatic finish. A drinkable bitter, nothing more, nothing less.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
esp0r (2099) - NORWAY - SEP 16, 2013
Clear bottle from Meny Alna enjoyed at home
Copper hazy, white head. Smells of bread, butterscotch, earthy hops and caramel. Moderat sweet, bready, some fruityness, moderate bitter, earthy. Nothing special really

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
TheJestersBeer (2134) - SWEDEN - SEP 9, 2013
500ml bottle. Pours a clear pale gold with a white head. Hoppy, floral aroma, light caramel, malt, citrus, bergamot. Dry, light to medium bodied, mid bitterness, balanced CO2. Floral, citrusy taste, hops, citrus peel, bergamot, caramel, faintly yeasty. Classic, British, enjoyable. (2013-08-23)

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rob_D_UK (869) - Surrey, ENGLAND - SEP 9, 2013
Pours a light amber colour with a white staying head. Smells floral with hints of grapefruit. The taste is sweet with a crisp bitter finish.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
omhper (19950) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - SEP 3, 2013
Bottled, from CityMarket, Vaasa, Finland. Clear pale golden, brief head. Perfumy nose with some elderflower. Sweetish with light body and clean mouthfeel. Some syrup, plenty of boiled vegetables. Lots of elderflowers. Low bitterness. Superificial.


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