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Brewed by Banks’s (Marstons)
Style: Bitter
Wolverhampton, England
Serve in English pint

bottled
common

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RATINGS: 169   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.75   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Keg, can and bottle: Filtered.
A full, clean, bitter tasting beer with malty and hoppy flavours and winey, fruity overtones


Quack-Duck's rating

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Quack-Duck (8573) - Down South, - AUG 18, 2012
Bottle from Tesco Exmouth. Golden colour, very malty with only a shy Touch of hops in the short finish.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AshtonMcCobb (3926) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 27, 2015
50cl bottle. Appearance - golden amber with a decent head. Nose - toffee and biscuit. Taste - more of the same. Some light lemon. Palate - light bodied with a creamy texture and a fairly good finish. Overall - solid but not special.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Radek Kliber (6681) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - JUL 18, 2015
Where and how: b 500 ml.
Aroma typical to mainstream version of style. Somewhat sweet dusty feel with raw green bitter back up. Touch of caramel and woody green leafy touches.
Appearance :
Top: lighter, lasting fizzy at mid. Somewhat rocky at walls.
Base: fine haze on amber.
Palate : lighter carbonation, medium lighter in body. Smooth mid.
Taste: easy going ale. Mild in approach with biscuit hint and lemongrass zest.
Other notes average yet fairly drinkable per se.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
mabuzzer (292) - SCOTLAND - JUN 6, 2015
500ml bottle. Deep copper colour with a thin white head. Fruity aroma, vaguely grapefruit taste with a bitter aftertaste. Ok

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Mjp12 (765) - York, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 9, 2015
From a bottle . Floral malt aroma, thin mouthfeel , and very little flavour. Not great

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mr_h (3638) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - MAY 7, 2015
500ml bottle at home, from Aldi, Prestwick Toll, Prestwick - floral, malty aroma, clear amber brown, no head, toffee bitter, sweet and flat

2.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
CStang67 (27) - - MAY 3, 2015
AROMA: Not a lot of aroma. Mostly Malty notes, maybe some citrus notes from hops. Not much esters, maybe a little bit of dough. APPEARANCE: Crystal clear orange in color. Thin white head. Fair amount of CO2 TASTE: Light malty flavors dominate the profile, with medium bitterness in the finish. PALATE: Medium to medium-light bodied beer. Bitterness leaves the mouth dry. Finish is long with a nice malty flavor popping up at the very end. OVERALL: I have most definitely had better bitters, however this is drinkable. Just nothing to write home mom about

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
g_georgiou (387) - CYPRUS - APR 27, 2015
Clear orange amber body with a thick white head. Aroma is malt, dough, some hops. Taste is sweet with mild bitterness. Dry bitter finish. Standard stuff.

2.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
chinchill (2995) - South Carolina, USA - APR 24, 2015
500 ml bottle with a BB date of 31 March 2016. This a low priced compared to most other local beers and, unfortunately, this shows in the quality. The malt load is low for style, shifting the balance to some earthy hops. On the positive side, it’s certainly drinkable and looks OK in the glass.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
redders1974 (332) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - APR 19, 2015
Very middle of the road beer some taste of grapes pours very pale for a bitter with small lasting head drinkable but bland beer.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
mariuszek (537) - Gdynia, POLAND - APR 15, 2015
It is so damn boring. And smells bad. Wet cardboard, sour cabbage, animal feedstuff. Jeeeeeezzzz. Sticky and tiring taste. Awful.


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