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

bottled
common

on tap
available

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RATINGS: 330   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.74   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Bottle and Can: Pasteurised.

This Premium traditional ale is surprisingly light in colour with a smooth taste and a crisp finish. Tanglefoot won Double Gold at the Brewing Industry International Awards when first brewed.


pintbypint's rating

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
pintbypint (2582) - Edmonton, Alberta, - SEP 30, 2012
500ml can. Dark golden, fluffy white head, good lacing. Nose has caramel malts, a bit fruity. Taste has grains, caramel, some fruitiness and some sweetness. Finishes with a little grain and caramel. Light body, average carbonation. Pretty standard ale.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MunBro (311) - St. Albert, Alberta, CANADA - AUG 17, 2014
Malty aroma. Amber pour. Not a bad ale at all. Has a matured oak flavour as well which is nice.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Danev76 (478) - AUSTRALIA - AUG 8, 2014
Fruity hop aroma. Clear amber colour with poor head. Bitter hop flavour up front with smooth finish. Medium to heavy body with low carbonation.

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
Jagger2013 (7) - NEW ZEALAND - JUL 31, 2014 does not count
Tanglefoot, my first introduction to beer! My dad worked at hall and woodhouse brewery and would get 12 cans a week free. At the age of 5 I soon realised every Sunday morning there would be a mouthful of the golden juice left in at least one of the cans from the previous night. I’ve had good times and bad times with tanglefoot but that unimportant. The beer is a lot lighter than badger brewery’s usual stuff and has a fantastic unique taste. I worked many years at the great dorset steam fair and out of the 100+ beers we would have on tap! tanglefoot was the beer that sold out in minutes. Bit of caution to be taken while drinking is that it creeps up on you!

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AshtonMcCobb (2458) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 29, 2014
50cl bottle at Hartley restaurant in Dalton in Furness. Appearance - golden amber with a decent head. Nose - honey and toffee with just an annoying whiff of butterscotch. Taste - honey and cornflakes. Palate - light to medium bodied with a tangy texture and a fairly good finish. Overall - not special but inoffensive.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerViking (2422) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 12, 2014
Bottle, brown with a nice crisp hoppy nose. Touches of toffee, citrus, caramel and a dry hoppy and peppery bitterness.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
gegwilson (1026) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 27, 2014
Bottle from ASDA. Golden amber with a white head. Biscuity with citrus notes. Tastes a little chemically too. Not a brilliant beer.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Mad_Ferret (644) - SWEDEN - JUN 5, 2014
Bottle @ friends place in Brighton, summer 2011.
App: Clear golden/bright amber, big white head, spotted lace.
Aroma: British hoppy aroma with orange, apricot, grass and flowers, toffee and caramel.
Taste: Hoppy with citrus and toffee, caramel, pretty dry and dusty.
Palate: Medium body, soft tickling bubbles.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
allmyvinyl (3084) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 23, 2014
500ml bottle at home. Pours clear golden amber, big white head. Earthy hop aroma, caramel. Taste is a bit watery, malt, light fruit. Ok.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Grzesiek79 (3174) - Radom, POLAND - MAY 11, 2014
Slabe piwo. Chyba nie wiele razy sie zawiodlem na angielskim piwi, ale tu strasznie. Przezroczysta butelka (nie lubie takich) do tego mala piana jasne zapach ledwo wyczuwalny. Smak lekki lekko owocowy, po przelknieciu troche goryczki w tle ale nie wiele. W calosci piwo dla mnie nawet nie jest bitterem, a co dopiero ESB. Tak wiec nie polecam

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
HomebrewStu (3) - - APR 30, 2014 does not count
500 ml bottle. Aroma: very hoppy, caramel malts and citrusy Appearance: golden, crystal clear, not much head. Taste: nice bittering with a hoppy citrus zing Palate: very light with moderate carbonation and a nice bitter lasting finish Overall i am very impressed with this beer, it is very drinkable and enjoyable. only downside is it doesnt last very long!


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