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

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RATINGS: 2048   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.79   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Can: Pasteurised. Nitro widget.
Also sold as Boddington’s Gold and Boddington’s Export.
Stronger version of Boddington’s Bitter. First brewed in 1994 at 4.8%
Creamy head and a golden well balanced body.


fsquirrel29's rating

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fsquirrel29 (80) - Michigan, USA - OCT 23, 2012
A very nice beer that I can purchase at my local grocery store for a very reasonable price. I’m not a big fan of can beer, but it’s a good choice for going to the local pool club that doesn’t allow glass containers. I would say this is a rather average bitter beer (which I like) and I would never turn one down if offered.


3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
bigericsports (26) - Berkeley, California, USA - MAY 17, 2015
Can with nitro widget poured into a pint mug. Pours a clear gold with a small creamy tan head and decent lacing. Aroma of caramel, pale malt and light brown bread. Taste of caramel, pale malt, light brown bread, fruit, and a hint of floral hops. Overall: nice smooth beer but nothing extraordinary.

3.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
EAGLE82 (192) - Röslau, Bavaria, GERMANY - MAY 13, 2015
A Nice bitter. Good aroma and great color. Very nice crown and an above average balanced taste.

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
DocJitsu (1180) - Florida, USA - MAY 9, 2015
Pours a clear copper-golden color with a smooth, long-lasting white head. Slight green grape, mild banana, and faint toasted malt on the nose. Flat mouthfeel. Flavors approximate the nose, though toasted malt is more prominent. This is awful.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
aumentm (400) - North Carolina, USA - MAY 7, 2015
Dark and smooth and cold. Nice that it comes out of a can. Light white head. Nice look with distinct aroma and great taste.

2.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
hman43 (504) - Pinehurst, North Carolina, USA - APR 26, 2015
I had this several months ago on a cruise. It did have a creamy texture. Is has a caramel aroma with some sweetness.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Bork (416) - Rosewood, Georgia, USA - APR 25, 2015
Thin and watery concoction with that characteristic creamy smoothness. Low on aromas and flavors and quite metallic. Not impressive.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 5/20
Cousin_Larry (497) - - APR 24, 2015
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2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
eRock_2013 (318) - South Carolina, USA - APR 21, 2015
On draft, this so-called "pub ale" is an interesting English style pale ale, lighter than I expected but features the nitro smoothness of a Guinness. Thus features a good creamy texture and copper appearance, creamy head with full retention throughout the pint, smells weak of caramel malt. Taste is likewise weak, slightly earthy hops, some caramel malt. Drinkable, light, pleasant, however something macro-ish about it, but enjoyable as a table beer. There are much better English ales out there.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
willisread (600) - Tokyo, JAPAN - APR 19, 2015
Old rating. Can from Old Town. Pours an amber color with nice creamy head do to the nitro action. Malts and caramel on the nose. Mildly bitter inoffensive beer.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
RedDev7 (2) - Florida, USA - APR 9, 2015 does not count
Inoffensive, smooth golden ale. A solid pub pint, even from the can. Definitely a nice turn for those wanting a post-work drink.


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