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

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RATINGS: 441   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.12   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle Conditioned.
Formally known as Live Organic and as Naturale Organic. Also previously known as Organic Beer
English Target hops give this beer a remarkable aroma. Late hopping with Goldings and fermentation by the Brakspear yeast creates a remarkable zesty aroma, a full fruity flavour and a golden colour. All Hops and Barley used in this beer are organically grown and produced. Malts: Organic Pale & Crystal Hops: Organic Target and Goldings


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3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bjakk (397) - Skagafjordur, - JAN 26, 2014
Cloudy and golden, with white head, that dosnt last. Sweet honey with a hint of flower in the aroma. Sweet, malt, dry toffee, with a hint of hay, Dry metalic bitterness in the aftertaste. A bit watery.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
teorn88 (3028) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 21, 2014
Bottle at Chriso’s Christmas tasting, London. It pours a clean golden amber color with a small white head. Aroma is mild caramel, dried leaves, grass, bread, soil. Taste is medium sweet and lightyl citrousy, with notes of bread, grass, caramel. Overall, decent bitter

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Leighton (11875) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 7, 2014
Bottle shared at the chriso pre-Christmas tasting 2014 - London. Pours perfectly clear gold with a creamy white head. Papery pale malts in the nose, hay, baked grains. Light sweet flavor, pretty dry, with bits of peach, melon, lemon rind. Light bodied with fine carbonation. More paper to finish, light grains, faint bitter hay. Pretty meh.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
mR_fr0g (3981) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 7, 2014
Bottle shared at chriso’s winter tasting 7/12/2014. Pale golden orange coloured pour with a lasting thin white head. Aroma is pale honey, grain ceresl, little diacetyl, Flavour is composed of grainy cereal, honey malts, little berry, little cardboard. Palate is medium light, moderate carbonation, mineral.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AshtonMcCobb (2938) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 17, 2014
Bottle from Oddbins. Appearance - golden amber with a nice head. Nose - toffee with just a touch of fresh herb or citrus. Taste - caramel biscuits, some honeycomb even. Perhaps butterscotch but just faint. Palate - close to medium bodied with a creamy yet crunchy texture and a fairly good finish. Overall - solid but not that exciting.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Vells (747) - Riga, LATVIA - NOV 15, 2014
Light bit bready maltiness in background some, grassy herbal rubbery hops, light citrusy. Drinkable “nothing special” thirst quencher

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Melnis (213) - LATVIA - NOV 14, 2014
Summer, rubber, herb aroma. I would rather brew the same, adding some wheat.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Peter_L (892) - SWEDEN - OCT 26, 2014
Flaska från SB. Ljus och klar vätska. Doft av bröd och kakor. Blommig doft med medelsötma. Funkar.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
gegwilson (1472) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 17, 2014
Bottle courtesy of Mike and Martha. A malt dominated brew with toasty notes and a hint of citrus. Pretty run of the mill.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Gusse (23) - SWEDEN - OCT 17, 2014
Stillla dittt samvete med en ekologisk öl på flaska från systembolaget. Annars inget speciellt, en schysst ale helt enkelt.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Holmen2 (1231) - NORWAY - OCT 9, 2014
From bottle 09.10.14. Amber. Off-white head and lacing. Fruity and sweet aroma of caramel, English hops and flowers. Sweet malt.in taste. Very good drinkability. A fine English bitter.


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