Brewed by Box Steam
Style: Bitter
Trowbridge, England
Serve in English pint


on tap


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RATINGS: 29   MEAN: 3.07/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.01/5   EST. CALORIES: 117   ABV: 3.9%
Cask; Regular.
Formerly known as Rev Awdrys Ale. Renamed in 2009.
A light, straw coloured bitter with a hoppy aftertaste. A refreshing beer for all seasons.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mr_h (4642) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - MAY 26, 2012
Cask by handpump at Four Marys, Linlithgow (25 May 12) - clear golden ale, thin white head, mild caramel malt, good temperature, flavour is earthy, vegetable, bit watery

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (22523) - Malmö, SWEDEN - FEB 21, 2012
Cask gravity @ Battersea BF 2012. Pours a golden color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty caramel aroma. Fruity malty caramel flavor. Has a fruity malty caramel finish with hoppy hints.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Finn (6147) - Tromsø, NORWAY - DEC 4, 2011
Fra cask på Euston Tap 19 Mai 11. Gyldenbrun. Nesten ikke skum eller aroma. Tilløp til frukt i smaken. Tung fruktig avslutning.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
maeib (8749) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - AUG 29, 2011
Cask conditioned handpump King Billy Northampton. A golden beer with a whitish head and lacing. A biscuity beer with a creamy texture. A sweet malty nose. A pleasant lemony finish. Decent enough.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ungstrup (33996) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JUL 17, 2011
Cask at GBBF 2010. A hazy golden beer with a lazing yellowish head. The aroma has notes of citrusy hops on a lightly malty background. The flavor is sweet with notes of citrusy hops as well as lighter notes of malt. The body is light.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (43243) - VestJylland, DENMARK - DEC 15, 2010

Cask (handpump) @ GBBF 10, Great British Beer Festival, Earls Court Exhibition Centre, London, England.

Clear medium yellow color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, white to off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, moderate hoppy, citrus, grass notes. Flavor is moderate sweet and light moderate bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20100803]

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DruncanVeasey (7999) - NUNEATON, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - SEP 10, 2010
UPDATED: SEP 24, 2012 1) Gravity, 3rd Hinckley BF. Huge departure from the Oakham, but another decent pale brew. Orange amber, fine white skim and lace. Crushed digestive aroma with mildewed choc and mushroom. Big fresh malty sweetness, cheesecake, almond, toast. Underlying hop grassiness with apricot, then some cherry-flavoured boiled sweets showing up. Very decent vanilla and digestive afters. Length and layered malt depth beyond its strength. Didn’t realise it was from Chippenham- point deducted. Good. 2) Cask handpull, The Crown, Nuneaton, 19/09/12. Lightly hazed orange gold with a skim of white head. Slight grassy, gooseberry, herb aroma. Grass and bready unfiltered helles character; orange and lemon barley. 636312.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
oh6gdx (24919) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 22, 2010
UPDATED: AUG 17, 2012 Cask@GBBF2010. Golden colour, small white head. Aroma is earthy, vegetably, a bit mouldy and slightly hayish. Flavour is wood, vegetables, some earth and mild vegetably notes. 5 3 5 3 10.

Cask@The Cornubia, Bristol. Golden colour, small white head. Aroma is fruity, nectary, wooden and a bit hayish notes. Flavour is being very similar with a nice bitter finish. 6 3 7 3 13.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
yespr (39962) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - AUG 4, 2010
From cask. Pours cloudy yellow with a small white head. Aroma is slight herbal to grassy hoppy, mild citrusy note. Sweet malty, mild citrusy and vague bitterness. Ends dry and bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
imdownthepub (12910) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 16, 2010
Cask conditioned at The Lamb & Flag, Oxford. Gold with white head. Light and delicate bitter with a grainy feel about it. Crisp light hops with a slightly earthy note. A touch resinous in the close. Pretty good.

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