Brewed by Bradfield
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
High Bradfield,, England
Serve in English pint


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RATINGS: 54   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.12/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Cask; Regular. Also available bottle conditioned.
A distinctive fruity pale ale, well balanced with a powerful floral bouquet, full-bodied and a predominantly dry aftertaste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
madmitch76 (22102) - , Essex, ENGLAND - NOV 15, 2009
14th July 2008. Some sharp hops but no weight behind them. Not too bitter. Quite drinkable. A little fruity.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rauchbier (3802) - Isle Of Beer, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - AUG 14, 2009
Bottle, from Rhythm & Booze in Brigg. Pale gold, good lasting white head and moderate condition. Gentle grainy fruitiness in the nose, quite soft in the mouth with more gentle graininess and a pleasant chalky bitter hop note, fruity bitter finish with a lingering chalky hop note

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
daniele (8009) - ITALY - MAR 9, 2009
chiara buona schiuma piuttosto persistente il naso è leggermente maltato e fruttato in bocca malto lieve corpo medio leggero fruttato non molto luppolata

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ober (2813) - Bommelerwaard, NETHERLANDS - OCT 26, 2008
A hazy golden colored beer, with a thick off white head. The aroma of bread, grassy malts and fruits. The taste is dry bitter hops, malty with some fruits like grapefruits with apple. The aftertaste is a little dry bitter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
TheGrandMaster (2335) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - AUG 15, 2008
Bottle (in NZ), a haze to the light gold pour, with a large pillowy white head. An earthy malt nose with floral hops. The malt palate is quite sweet, with some fruit flowery flavour coming through on the swallow. Found the finish just a little non-descript, but a pretty harmless bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Doppelganger (1388) - Dry County, Arkansas, USA - JUL 17, 2008
Re-rate: Aitken dispense system at the fantastic Bow Bar in Edinburgh. Train canceled, so had an hour to make a quick beeline here and back the the station to catch the next train. Yellow gold, clean snowy white head. Rustic sweet candy hops. Sweet, full bodied malt, candy/garden bitterness, just a tiny hint of resin in the finish. Pleasant old fashioned sort of beer.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
renffisch (890) - london, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 10, 2008
bottle thanks to tashi. Straight forward hop nose, nothing original. clear straw colour, little white head. quite bland and un-everything. overly carbonated. ok.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ethereal (2421) - Los Angeles, California, USA - MAY 31, 2008
Tashi’s house, 28/05/08. Not too much to say - this was very similar to the others. A bit fizzier perhaps. Bored now.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MesandSim (7117) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 28, 2008
A Mes rate: bottle thanks to Tashi.
Golden brown colour with a thin white head. Balanced aroma of bitter grassy hops and good earthy malt. Similar flavour but somehow it doesn’t balance out. Dry finish is nice though. So so.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Whelk (123) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - APR 23, 2008
Cask at the University Arms, Sheffield. Pours a dark orange with a thin white head. Aroma is biscuit and citrus hoppiness, a touch of green apple. Flavors are cidery, biscuity, vegetal, with a dry finish.

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