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Brewed by Brakspear (Refresh UK - Marstons plc)
Style: Bitter
Witney, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 39   MEAN: 3.06/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.02   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle: Filtered.
Ingredients: English malted barley; Fuggles and Goldings hops.
"Our EPA is full bodied but not heavy, with a lingering fruity flavour from traditional Fuggles and Goldings hops."


2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
hughie (3996) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 11, 2008
UPDATED: FEB 11, 2008 Dark gold, small white head. Malty aroma and taste. Too fizzy. Mid bitter finish. Pretty standard British bottled bitter.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
downender (6134) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - JAN 9, 2008
Bottle from Sainsburys. Pale amber with next to no head. A standard bottled bitter. Some fruit and grassy hop aroma. the flavour had a touch of sweet malt and a dry finish. Ok.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
gowdy (720) - Erskine, SCOTLAND - JAN 5, 2008
Bottle at parents house. bread, grass, golden, clear, frothy, lightly bitter, light body, lively,

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RobBestwick (583) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - JAN 5, 2008
Bottled sample. Floral and highly hopped aroma. Pours with a bronze hue and average sized white head. Highly hopped, spicey flavour with some citrus and biscuity notes. Medium palate with a bitter finish. Nice.

2.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SilkTork (5163) - Rochester, Kent, United Kingdom, Kent, ENGLAND - DEC 31, 2007
500 ml bottle from Sainsbury’s. A pleasant bitter with modest fruit flavours. Not obviously pasteurised, but not fresh either. Hops finish in a bit of a smudge, but a decent enough bottled British bitter.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
joe19612 (1801) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - DEC 16, 2007
Bottle from Sainbury’s. Poured a lovely amber colour with a thin white head. The beer is hoppy and has fruity aroma. The finish is smooth and with some biiter flavour. A good well balanced beer, will try agian.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
imdownthepub (9954) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 13, 2007
Bottled, 500ml, pasteurised. From Sainsbury, Banbury. Amber gold with slight white head, some carbonation. Boiled cereal grain flavour with a touch of sulpher. Some bitterness with a tea like hop. Sorry, not for me.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Fin (7257) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 23, 2007
Bottle from Sainsbury, Heyford Hill, Oxford Poured light golden in colour with white head. Nice fruity slightly crisp and hoppy beer with a lovely smooth balance between bitterness and honey sweetness. Really enjoyed this beer.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
berkshirejohn (4381) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 16, 2007
500ml bottle from Sainsburys, Bracknell. Gold with a billowing white head;stewed fruit aroma - plums and damsons; sharp bitter flavour, then develping a full-bodied sweetness with a smooth honeyed finish. Nice.


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