RateBeer
Home >

Barngates Cracker Ale

overall
39
48
style
Brewed by Barngates
Style: Bitter
Ambleside, England
Serve in English pint

bottling
unknown

on tap
unknown

distribution
unknown

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 12   MEAN: 3.04/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.94   EST. CALORIES: 117   ABV: 3.9%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular.
Subtle, hoppy aroma, clean, smooth and refreshing, developing into a long bitter finish. Satisfying and well rounded,a good session beer.


3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
RichardW (1498) - Carlisle, Cumbria, ENGLAND - JUN 28, 2014
Cask the 1761 Cockermouth. Malty and bready ruby-brown beer. Full flavoured, with a nutty palate and a rich berry flavoured finish, strawberry aromas develop late on. Improves with progress.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mr_h (2799) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - DEC 2, 2013
Cask by handpump at Bon Accord, Glasgow (9 Jul 2012) - clear deep amber, thin tan head, caramel aroma, caramel, toffee flavour, sweet, medium carbonation

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
wheresthepath (1532) - Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - APR 28, 2010
[Cask at the Cumberland Hotel, Alston] Malty, some dusty, earthy hops come through in finish. A reasonable session bitter, if a little dull.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
hughie (3996) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 11, 2009
Cask at The Drunken Duck, Ambleside, Cumbria, home of the Barngates Brewery. Amber with an off white head. Pleasant sweet malty aroma and caramel malt taste. Some bitterness.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
cgarvieuk (14175) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 5, 2008
Deep copper ... light toffe malt nose ... hoppy up front ... with a sweet toffee finish ... simple and tasty

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DonMagi (5596) - bantervile, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 10, 2008
Cask at Ealing beer fest. Aroma is malty with sharp wierd burnt character. Taste has some liquirce notes in what would have been an interesting best bitter.

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
renffisch (779) - london, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 31, 2008
gravi @ ealing bf 08. strange malty, woody nose with a bit of wild bore to it... copper colour, fluffy head. strange flavours of wood sap and plastic. this is just to odd....

2.9
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
SilkTork (5187) - Rochester, Kent, United Kingdom, Kent, ENGLAND - JUL 16, 2007
Dartford Beer Fest. A drinkable session bitter with a good balance of pale malt and English hops. Decent.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
imdownthepub (10124) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - JUL 29, 2006
Cask conditioned at Sands, Grange over Sands, Cumbria. Amber colour with foamy head. Smooth malty beer, quite puddingy in character but with a malty dryness, easy drinking but quite understated. Short finish with a taint of hop. Ok.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DJMonarch (9159) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - DEC 20, 2005
Cask Stillage at the Memorial Hall, Northwich 21/09/2001 Amber coloured slightly fruity and bitter with some hoppiness in the finish.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50