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Brewed by Samlesbury (InBev UK)
Style: Bitter
Preston, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 224   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.37   EST. CALORIES: 105   ABV: 3.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Can/keg: Pasteurised. Nitro widget.
ABV changed from 3.8 to 3.5% in 2008.
Previously brewed at InBev’s Magor brewery.
NOTE: The cask version has a separate listing as Boddingtons Cask (contract brewed at Hydes).


2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
fonefan (35959) - VestJylland, DENMARK - AUG 25, 2010

Can 440ml. @ The Danish Summer Gathering, TTODRBSG10 - Ulfborg.

Alc. 3.5%. Clear medium amber color with a huge, creamy, good lacing, fully lasting, off-white to white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, toffee. Flavor is moderate sweet and light to moderate bitter with a average duration, malt bitter, cardboard notes. Body is medium, texture is creamy, carbonation is soft. [20100814]

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ungstrup (29846) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - AUG 12, 2003
It has a sweet malty creamy aroma with notes of oranges and a little sourness. The color is orange and it has a fine foamy head. The flavor is a creamy malty one, with a note of oranges, in the end it turns a little bitter. A very drinkable and refreshing beer - but not bitter enough for a bitter.

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Papsoe (25083) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 14, 2010
Can 50 cl. Courtesy of Pinball. Pours a clear deep golden with a small off-white head. Nutty and phenollic nose. Thin and watery, a little caramel and nuts, loads of cardboard. Rough bitterness. 140810

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
oh6gdx (20902) - Vasa, FINLAND - APR 7, 2007
Canned (thanks to mabjorks friend for bringing this from the UK). Amber colour, mediumsized white creamy head. Aroma is hops, grass and some slight metallic notes. Flavour is malts, bitter hops and some slight metallic hints.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
cgarvieuk (15168) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 2, 2009
Can at BBQ ... amber ... creamy whiote head ... sweet creamy metalic hop nose with a little vanilla ... ligth sweet and easy ... low malt and tiny grapefruit ... much as i wanted to hate it i couldnt .. it was blah but ok.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
yngwie (14146) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - DEC 12, 2010
Can. A clear, golden beer with a white head. Toffee and some fruityness in the aroma. Boring, and that goes for the flavor too, which is much the same. Lacks on most things, bitterness included. Thin on the palate. Boring, and a mock to dub it Bitter. 100814

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
harrisoni (14126) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - AUG 15, 2005
Nitro at Man of Kent, Ashford. Forced to have this as there was nothing else and I wanted to watch the football. A pale imitation of what it was when I first had it 15 years ago. Some creaminess and some hop on the finish, but basically this was pants

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Dedollewaitor (14104) - Odense, DENMARK - AUG 23, 2010
Bottle @ Danish Summer Gathering, 2010. Pours clear amber with a creamy off white head. Heavy diacetyl. Paper and fruit. Thin and watery.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
MiP (13798) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - AUG 14, 2010
Can, 3.5%. Weak aroma, perhaps a little green apple. Clear light amber colour. The flavour has a little green apple as well. Rough bitterness, not so pleasant.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
TBone (12992) - Pori, FINLAND - APR 7, 2007
Can (BB 04/2007)
Pale amber color, creamy off-white head. Sweet, caramelly grassy hoppy aroma. Metallic and nutty flavor and creamy thin mouthfeel. Typical watery nitro/widget ale. Not recommended, not for sauna, not for "sessions".


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