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

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RATINGS: 1988   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.8   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.


Droptank's rating

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Droptank (79) - Spring, Texas, USA - MAR 28, 2009
This was like drinking a watered down re-refrigerated can of beer from your pantry. The appearance was deceptive in that the color made my mind at ease. Disappointg considering the cost was 8 bucks for 4 pint cans.


2.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Armadill0 (272) - FINLAND - AUG 16, 2014
Can. Clear golden brown, thick medium head. Aroma has grain and malt. Taste has grain, roasted malt and sweet syrup. Short aftertaste. Mouthfeel is smooth and creamy. Body is a bit thin.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
hockeybeerguy (1854) - Juneau, Alaska, USA - AUG 14, 2014
Reviewed from notes. This was poured into a pint glass. The appearance was a gentle hazy orange to brown color with a one finger soft white foamy head that once it dissipated there was some really nice soapy clingy lacing gracing the sides of the glass. The smell had a nice English maltiness (construed to some as being "soapy") but if anything I understand it to be the English malts aligning themselves with the fuggles hops. So, eventually, a decent sweet toffee with a light caramel does come out. The taste was mainly sweet with a toasty edge to it. Light toffee comes forth and spreads out around my taste buds. On the palate, this one sat about a light to medium on the body and rolls really smooth all around. Overall, mmmm...great bitter well worthy of having again. Pass the fish n ’ chips!

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
nilsas (1289) - Bryne, NORWAY - AUG 13, 2014
Noe sur/søtlig duft av frukter. Klar gyllen farge. Tykt hvitt skum. Søtlig smak av frukter med en god ettersmak

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
cmacklin (251) - Lethbridge, Alberta, CANADA - AUG 12, 2014
440 ml can. Pours a clear golden orange with a very small, white head that fades quickly. Sweet aroma of caramel malt and a light fruit note. Sweet flavour of caramel malt and fruit with a mild, bitter, hoppy finish. Light body with a smooth, watery texture and flat carbonation.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ClutchMasterson (40) - Aiea, Hawaii, USA - AUG 10, 2014
Pours a rich golden yet clear from a pint can. Very elaborate head that has a classic nitro formation which settles to a 1 finger thick head that doesn’t quit. Has a sweet maltiness with a slight metallic twinge. Hints of bread linger as well. Has a wheat bread taste that drops off to mild hop flavor with little to no bitterness. Hints of dough reside as well. Has a slick mouthfeel to it. Overall not a bad brew and pretty refreshing.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
labattslover74 (22) - Florida, USA - AUG 9, 2014
Poured from a can, very thivk cream that hasnt dissipated yet 5 minutes after pouring. Copper color with a bread sweet smell. Taste of hops, dough and caramel. It is like Guiness stout, but a lot less harsh, and has a smooth sweet finish. Not bad.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dzhigga (118) - Kirov, RUSSIA - AUG 8, 2014
Can. Copper color with small but steady head. Aroma of cream. Carbonation is low. Taste is smooth and milky with nice bitterness in aftertaste. Nice ale for drinking.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Danev76 (478) - AUSTRALIA - AUG 8, 2014
Well hopped bitter aroma. Cloudy golden colour with thick head. Very light on any flavour with slight bitterness in finish. Thick creamy body with very low carbonation.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
TizzleJizzle (620) - Garland, Texas, USA - AUG 4, 2014
Pint can. Poured an attractive golden yellow color with a massive frothy white top and tons of lacing. All downhill after appearance. Taste of watered down bread malts with a subtle hop bitterness finish. Boring low carbonation, creamy medium body.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
ljthiessen (354) - 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.


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