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

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RATINGS: 1979   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.


blablabla's rating

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
blablabla (1) - - JAN 19, 2013
the flavour of the creamy head mixed with the bitter, not incredibly carbonated beer gives an interesting metallic taste that goes down smooth. This beer can be enjoyed slowly to maximize taste or guzzled down for maximum fun.


2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
ljthiessen (330) - Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - JUL 30, 2014
Can (with a widget). Golden yellow with a thick, dense white head, just like a Guinness. Light malty caramel aroma. Very light, smooth flavour of light, creamy malts - very smooth and easy drinking, but not much flavour.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Alengrin (243) - BELGIUM - JUL 30, 2014
This was one of my first English bitters, from before I got acquainted with the ’real’ thing. Dense, typical nitro head, snow white, colour misty golden blonde. Malty aroma, creamy, hoppy; taste soft and buttery, metallic, creamy, not very complex, ending in a one-dimensional leafy hop bitterness.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
TheJvd (815) - NETHERLANDS - JUL 29, 2014
50 cL can. Pours clear amber with a medium off-white head. Aroma has some caramel, malts and some vegetables. Taste is watery, some malts, light bitter. Medium body, light to medium carbo. Boring stuff.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
StevieT (548) - AUSTRALIA - JUL 26, 2014
Pours clear amber with a tightly bubbled head, creamy finish with malty flavours and mild bitterness. A bit thin but sessionable for sure.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
ClubGonzo (3951) - Bergen, NORWAY - JUL 24, 2014
Can. Pours a clear light amber body with a large, long-lasting nitro off-white head. Nose is caramel, toffee bread and hints of red fruits and white chewing gum. Taste is faint caramel, bread, bitter herbs and hints of fusel-ish chemical notes and vague grainy tones. Full, nitrogen-creamy body, soft prickling carbonation. Not really my kind of beer, but I’ve had worse examples of this species.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
brnandersen (1843) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 22, 2014
50 cl. nitro-can from SB. Clear, amber-golden colour with a thin, dense, white nitro-head. Fruity, somewhat subdued aroma with bread, green apples, lightly toasted malts, caramel and grasses. Taste is light bitter. Medium body with a creamy texture and a soft carbonation. Finishes dry and lightly bitter with fruits, earthy hops and light caramel malts. Okay Bitter.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
bubblehouse (330) - louisville, Kentucky, USA - JUL 10, 2014
Really piss poor aroma and taste. Lackluster all the way around. Drinking at a pub in epcot.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
JaKeAFC (501) - ITALY - JUL 10, 2014
50 cl nitro-can in Hong Kong, 19 HK$. 5.7%. Clear amber color, thick creamy off-white head. Bubblegum nose. Taste is slightly caramellized, mildly malty, brown sugar, almond. Balanced taste, smooth bitterness. Low carbonation, easy to go with. Quite ok can bitter.

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
a_sully (110) - - JUL 8, 2014
Light brown with a foamy white head. Aroma is faintly sweet. Taste shows hints of honey, wheat, and apricot. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
Lothore (547) - California, USA - JUL 6, 2014
A- Pours a golden yellow color with a huge, mesmerizing creamy head that sticks around for quite a while. S- Yeasty, some wheat, generic BMCish nose T- Creamy, light hop notes, macro lager, hints of yeast, very middle of the road. M- Low carbonation, very creamy, unpleasant mouthfeel. D- This is a beer that I certainly drainpoured. I can’t get past the texture, the flavor (or lack thereof) and the nose. Really not something i’d revisit.


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