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Bollington Dinner Ale

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Brewed by Bollington
Style: Bitter
Bollington, England
Serve in English pint


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RATINGS: 8   MEAN: 3.17/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09/5   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
Cask; Regular.
Deep copper coloured beer with a fresh slightly fruity nose, a traditional style bitter with a dry hoppy finish.
The name comes from a beer formerly brewed by Heaver Brothers the last brewery before us 80 years ago in Bollington.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
niquillis (2147) - Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 4, 2015
Cask at Vale Inn, Bollington. Pours amber with an off white head. Dark fruit, herb, some spice. Good bitter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
johndoughty (4587) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - SEP 5, 2015
Bottle. My first from this brewery for some time. Bronze with a small head. Bitter and quite heavily pasteurise. Just another pleasant but bland bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Garrold (3059) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 16, 2014
Bottle. Brewtique, Macclesfield. Clear copper. Film of sticky, off white head. Nutty. Light chocolate. Bit cardboardy. Soft, stewed, dark fruit. Taste is nutty dry. Plenty of bitterness. Decent body. Some oiliness. Finishes long, medium bitter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ManVsBeer (6461) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - SEP 26, 2013
Keighley Beer Festival. Deep copper with a very small head. Has a grainy-sweet character with a sweet nose.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
undercurrent25 (1698) - Barnton, Cheshire, ENGLAND - MAR 5, 2013
Copper coloured bitter, taste is chocolatety, rich, malty and well balanced. I didnít have it with my dinner however

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
weaselkenievil (1608) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - APR 24, 2011
Cask at the Vale Inn, Bollington. Iíve liked everything Iíve had from these guys so far but this just didnít excite me at all. Brown amber colour with thin to medium off white brown head. Light body, bit of fruit some malt and hops, bit of cleaning fluid but not unpleasant. Kinf od like a Grandmaís talcum powder.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Leighton (15389) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 6, 2011
Bottle at Mes Tasting. Clearish, dark copper pour with a filmy head. Mild nose, some light malts. Bland flavor, light bread and caramel, perhaps some leafy hops. Light to medium in body with fine carbonation. Finishes flat with touches of fruit, leafy hops and metal. Drinkable but bland.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DJMonarch (9166) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - JUN 7, 2010
Cask Stillage at Edgeley Park, Stockport 04/06/2010 Some roast aroma. Bronze coloured and a little rich on the palate with a fruity blackcurrant flavour. Dry lasting bitter roast finish.

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