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Batemans Rosey Nosey (Bottle)

Formerly brewed at Batemans
Style: Old Ale
Wainfleet, England


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RATINGS: 249   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.93   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Bottle: Pasteurised. Available in November and December. Bottled by Marston’s.
A complex, rich tasting beer with plenty of roast malt character and generous hop flavour.
Colour: EBC 55. Bitterness: EBU 35. Hops: Goldings, Challenger, Liberty. Malt: Maris Otter

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
GreatLibations (1854) - Last Supper, Arizona, USA - AUG 5, 2013
Amber in color with a modest head. Smells of sweet brown fruitcake. Medium nectar with creamy carbonation. A touch of sweetness with roasted nuts, fruitcake, spices, coffee and plum. Nice bittering on the finish. A bit like sarsaparilla with a kick.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Beer4000 (4821) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - MAY 6, 2013
500 ml bottle sampled in 2009. Clear amber body with a small beige head. Aroma is more than less caramel malt alone. Flavor is sweet malt, caramel and bitterness with a hint of fruit. Medium body and short aftertaste. A one-dimensional beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
wlajwl (4253) - Quad Cities, Iowa, USA - MAR 14, 2013
Aroma is heavy malts and medium sweetness. The flavor is sweetish malts, mild nuttiness and a mix of tart fruit and slight sourness in the finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
marcus (7083) - Sacramento, California, USA - MAR 8, 2013
Bottle from Total Wine, Sacramento. Pours reddish brown with a modest beige head and a toasted malt aroma. There is a strange smoked malt and red fruit flavor with some spices and a slightly bitter finish.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
holdleder (212) - Kongerslev, DENMARK - FEB 9, 2013
50 cl flaske. 4,7% Den rødnæsede juleøl er med fin lysbrun farve. Udemærket øl.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
mighty_meadow (297) - Kilwinning, SCOTLAND - FEB 1, 2013
Dark brown with small white head. Reminds me of under-ripe fruit, plums? Hints of burnt toast. Very faint spice, aniseed. Bitter aftertaste. Nothing Christmassy about this although maybe the fact I am drinking this in February is part of the reason. Got it for £1 in Morrisons today. I’m glad I didn’t pay more for it. Poor!!!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jabersquawk (10) - Portland, Maine, USA - JAN 2, 2013
Yeasty, with light fruit. Very thin in mouthfeel, but that's what would be expected of this style of English ale. Altogether, a tasty ale for the holiday season - no bells & whistles, just a good, round ale. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ron (2820) - Rochester, New York, USA - DEC 30, 2012
Bottle. Pour is a dark tan with no head. Aroma is some earthy malts and dark fruit. Flavor is some sweet malt and again a dark fruit is there. This seemed really flat and lifeless. Thank you dear wife for the Christmas present. It’s a nice bottle.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
nazzty (921) - Ödåkra - Helsingborg, SWEDEN - DEC 27, 2012
Pretty well hopped to be a Christmas beer, but it works. Creamy malty with a nice balance.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DandyLion (518) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - DEC 25, 2012
I am drinking this as I am playing trivial pursuit on Christmas Day. Perfect for this situation. Dark brown. Tastes ok. You don't have to think about it ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

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