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Brewed by Belvoir
Style: Bitter
Melton Mowbray, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 60   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.05   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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Bottled, Pasteurised, 500ml.
Melton Red is a premium, full flavored, well balanced smooth beer with a subtle blend of hops to give a pleasant finish.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
cgarvieuk (14964) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 5, 2011
bottle at home ... deep soft red ... medium off white head ... sweet light toffee caramel malts ... over fizzy ... nutty toffee malts ... hop spice linger ... soft easy.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
MadIndian (2425) - Levittown, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 10, 2011
A very simple and ordinary beer, but that doesn’t make it bad. Everything is mild from the hop , floral, and citrus aroma, to the caramel malt and citrus taste.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
AshtonMcCobb (2806) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 16, 2011
5ocl bottle. Pours copper with steady bubbles and a good head. The nose has caramel and pine. The taste has ginger biscuits and All-bran. The palate has a medium body, a reasonable texture but the finish is a little too drying and dare I say, astringent, for my liking. Overall, I would have liked more fruitiness if this is a red ale.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (35735) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAR 3, 2010
Bottle 500ml. @ home.
Clear light medium amber color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, caramel, nutty, light roasted, light to moderate hoppy, orange, toffee notes. Flavor is moderate sweet and moderate to heavy bitter with a long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft. [20100110]

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bu11zeye (11971) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - FEB 25, 2010
(500ml bottle) Pours a clear amber with a small off-white head. Aroma of florals, grass, and caramel. Flavor of earth, grass, pine, light citrus, and crackers with a bitter finish.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
travita (4116) - Frisco, Texas, USA - FEB 18, 2010
Bottle thanks to bu11zeye. The smell is light hops, some malts, slight skunk. The look is golden in color, has a light white head, and is clear. The taste is florals, malts, some bitterness and hops.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
thewolf (11209) - Kolding, DENMARK - FEB 4, 2010
Bottle. [thank you, Yespr]
Pours a nice, clear amber with a small, creamy, off-white head. Light lacing. Aroma is softly fruity, sweet caramel and a hint of piney hops. Highish carbonation, good dry mouthfeel. Flavour is light caramel malty with some good piney and flowery hops. Very dry in the finish. Acceptable.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (29665) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - FEB 4, 2010
Bottled. An amber beer with a thin lazing beige head. The aroma has notes of citrusy hops, malt, and some caramel. The flavor is sweet with strong notes of fruit as well as medium notes of straw and citrus, leading to a bitter finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
angrypirate06 (1387) - Texas, USA - FEB 3, 2010
Bottle thanks to bu11zeye. Clear orange with a soapy white head. Aroma is caramel, brown sugar, roast. Flavor is slightly bitter, honey and caramel.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Papsoe (25083) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 2, 2010
Bottle 50 cl. Courtesy of yespr. Pours a clear amber with an off-white head. The nose has English hops and a little nuts. Light body, nuts and dry caramel with quite some bitterness in the finish. 020210


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