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RATINGS: 2091   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.12   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Available filtered in bottles, cans, and kegs.
A version of Bass for the North American market at 5%.
Brewed from the late 70s at Burton. In 2000, after Interbrew bought the Bass brand, production was switched to the Ulster brewery in Northern Ireland. In 2003 production and distribution was switched to Latrobe for a 12-18 period after which it reverted to the UK, latterly at InBevís Samlesbury brewery. As of 2012, the US version was being produced at A-B InBevís Baldwinsville brewery.


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4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
BULLREB1024 (13) - USA - JAN 27, 2010
Beer is one of my favorites especially on tap, but im rating this one on a 12.oz bottle. Beer has a beautiful amber clear color. An off white head, Taste has a smooth caramal flavor. Great Aftertaste, Great beer must try!


3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
badpuppy69 (185) - orange, California, USA - APR 19, 2014
Pours a clear copper color with decent head. Aroma is faint Sweet malt. Taste is Sweet malt with slight citrucy notes and some breadyness. Very smooth drinking.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
bartlebier (1196) - Belchum im Breisgau, GERMANY - APR 18, 2014
(backlog in abstinentia) 12oz bottles@Jess, NJ 2012. Some floral hops survive a quick metallic-caramel onslaught. Watery-papery palate - down & over in a few painless gulps. Yet this is a step up from what I remember this drinking as in BE. Not sure if I need to find out the difference in taste to the UK version.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
melush (273) - SPAIN - APR 10, 2014
Tirador, British Cafe & Pub OXO, en Nagoya, Japon. Color ambar claro. Sabor a malta, suave, con ligero regusto a caramelo.

2.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
HIGHB4LL (280) - Fort Collins, Colorado, USA - APR 8, 2014
12 oz. bottle from Wilburís. Appearance: finger of loose reddish head, amber red color, clear, head does not last. Aroma: caramel, light floral, light orange, very very light roast malt. Palate: watery texture, light carbonation, light bitter finish. Taste: sweet malt start, light bitter finish. Overall, very boring.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Nsanders (429) - St Paul, Minnesota, USA - APR 6, 2014
Bottle. Light orange with a foamy peachy white head. Malty, light toffee, light alcohol, and grassy bitterness. Flavor is balanced between light sweetness and grassy bitterness. Lighter watery body.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dwyerpg (4356) - Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - MAR 27, 2014
An okay beer, this is fairly malty, certainly more than a real pale ale. Nothing special, actually prefer harp when mixing with Guinness.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
keith0718 (340) - Olathe, Kansas, USA - MAR 19, 2014
Solid pale ale. Nice carbonation bite and slightly sweet aftertaste. Itís not something Iíll pursue again, but I could drink more of this.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Westkyoto77 (443) - Kyoto, JAPAN - MAR 12, 2014
Draught. Some people rave about this, drink nothing else, but I'm not so enamoured. Smelly, salty aromas of wet leaves and light caramel. Nutty brown look. Lightish body, sedate carbonation. Uneven flavours of buttery malt, caramel, and damp fruit. A kind of downer.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
berkshirejohn (4207) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 2, 2014
Brewed by William Bass & Cos, Baldwinsville, NY. Amber with a thick cream head; biscuity malt aroma; biscuity malt taste with some soft caramel; and a sweet biscuity aftertaste, with some very light hops. I suspect William is spinning in his grave back in Burton.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
alecanaya (53) - Iowa, USA - FEB 16, 2014
Light amber and little head. Mild, balanced and easy to drink... It went down smoothly and will have again definitely


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