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Brewster’s Hop A Doodle Doo

Brewed by Brewster’s (UK)
Style: Bitter
Grantham, England
Serve in English pint


on tap

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RATINGS: 43   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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Cask; Regular.
A copper coloured ale, brewed with four malts and three hops. It has a rich full bodied feel and a delicious fruity hop character.
Introduced in Summer 2004 as a one off. It has rapidly become a favourite in many pubs and is now a permanent beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SarkyNorthener (1788) - Walsall (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 13, 2014
Cask@the avion, aldridge. Amber beer with medium frothy head and patchy lacing. Aroma of mild hop. Taste is malts, some hop bitternesd and marmalade. Average at best.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Don2711 (111) - - JUL 23, 2014
UPDATED: JUL 24, 2014 Nice copper colour. Good taste. Not too bitter. Will definitely drink again after being put off by label

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mr_Pink_152 (606) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - JUL 17, 2014
On tap from Foley Arms, Malvern. Dark amber with white head. Hoppy aroma with a slightly fruity taste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Niall73 (1654) - Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 7, 2014
Cask at JDW, Streatham Hill. Pours a slightly hazy amber within a white head. Aroma has a slightly sweet maltiness alongside some red berries. Medium body, light carbonation. Light toast, some sticky dark fruit, red berries, a little apple, hint of sourness, caramel... A little thin, and a bit dull really.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mr_h (2799) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - APR 23, 2014
Cask by gravity at Paisley Beer Festival 2014 - clear golden amber, lively white head, fruity aroma, no lacing, creamy malty, toffee, fruity, very smooth and well balanced, very easy to drink

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
AndySnow (3074) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - SEP 10, 2013
How: Cask.
Where: Craft Beer Co - Clerkenwell, London.
Appearance: Golden colour with a minimal white head.
Aroma: Fruit, hops.
Body: Medium body, ok carbonation.
Flavour: Citrus, hops, malt.
Comment: Plan and boring.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SnowyChainsaw (4) - - JUN 4, 2013 does not count
floral aroma and hoppy, medium bitter taste. light, creamy texture with a fruity finish. very much enjoyed, but nothing ground breaking.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
madmitch76 (14711) - , Essex, ENGLAND - MAY 11, 2013
15th April 2013
Craft Clerkenwell. Clear amber beer, residual white head. Palate is smooth with fine carbonation. Tiny bit of caramel in the malt. Very mellow hops - mild dried fruits and marmalade, barely there. Dry minerally finish. Passable but dull.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
brugmanneke (278) - GERMANY - FEB 17, 2013
(cask) Dark amber colour, clear, with a small fizzy white head, diminishing quickly. Light toasted maltiness with al little caramel. Grassy hops, some fruit. Light bitterness and sweetness. Light body, smooth texture, soft carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (8100) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - FEB 14, 2013
Gravity dispense at the 23rd Battersea Beer Festival - 06/02/13. Clear copper/golden with a thin frothy off white head that clears to the edge. Nose carries caramel malt, light soap notes, sugars, touch of fruit. Taste is caramel, sugar, fruits, hint of coconut! Medium bodied, moderate carbonation, bitter sweet finish.

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