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Brentwood Lumberjack

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

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RATINGS: 25   MEAN: 3.18/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.14/5   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Also available bottled.

Our strong, slightly sweet, full bodied bitter is brewed using traditional English Fuggles and EKG hops to give a round, hoppy finish.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Leighton (18517) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 22, 2016
Bottle at home in London - think I picked this one up at the City Beverage Company a few years ago. Pours clear chestnut-amber with a foamy, light khaki head. The aroma holds dried fruits, a little bit of old leather, leaves, earth. Light sweet flavour with faint astringency, plenty of leafy hops, a touch of carpet, more earthy bitterness, leathery berries. Light bodied with average carbonation. Finishes with more British hop character - leaves and earth - along with toasted bread and grains. Overall, not bad, if a a little rough at the edges.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Rasmus40 (17526) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 5, 2016
Bottle @ Aarhus tasting. Clear brown with a with a white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel and dark malts. Flavor is medium sweet and light bitter. Sweet and light bitter finish. 050816

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
chrisv10 (15274) - DENMARK - AUG 5, 2016
Bottle 5.2%. Clear dark amber with small off-white head. Aroma is malt, caramel, bread, dusty and hop. Flavour is malt, caramel, toasted, bread, sweet, old, hop and biscuit.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
HenrikSoegaard (13142) - Randers, DENMARK - AUG 5, 2016
Bottle. Frothy off-white good mostly lasting head. Dark amber colour. light bitter flavor. Average light bitter finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
saxo (16771) - Hřjbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 5, 2016
Bottle. Nice head with good duration. Color is brown. Aroma and taste are roast malt, nuts, fruits and hops. Nice fruity finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jjsint (2322) - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - MAY 14, 2016
Gravity cask from St Peter’s Ale House, Bedford. Brown with a hint of mahogany, only a bit translucent. Caramel malt and saltwater taffy aroma. Nice sweet malty taste with overtones of Lotus biscuit spread and whisky. Well-blanced English buttering hops elongate the satisfying finish. Slick and full body. Not normally crazy about these types of beers but this is really nice.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
TBone (16159) - Pori, FINLAND - SEP 7, 2015
Bottle 500ml (Ales by Mail)
Dark brown-copper color, small beige head. Malty aroma with hints of caramel and spicey hops. Medium-bodied. Malty, a bit harsh spicey hoppyness, even "ashy". Lingering bitterness. Underlying sweetness. Kind of unbalanced for ESB.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Benzai (13881) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - FEB 5, 2015
Bottle @ weekly tasting shared with Dutchdrebus and Ansjelaah. Clear amber color, full sized off-white head that lasts for a decent while. Aroma is malts, lightly toffee and a hint of caramel. Taste malts, lightly some caramel, nicely bitter. Decent body and carbonation. Not bad at all.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ansjelaah (1747) - Westelbeers, NETHERLANDS - FEB 5, 2015
Bottle @home. Copperbrown color with a small off-white head. Smells malty, sweet, grain, iron. Tastes malty, sweet and roasty.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DutchDrebus (5563) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - FEB 5, 2015
Bottle @ home. Clear copper colour with a large off-white head. Smells iron, malts, rusty. Tastes malts, sweet, hint of roastyness. Pretty nice and easy taste. Thin to medium body, nice carbo.


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