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Brewster’s Hop A Doodle Doo

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


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RATINGS: 48   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23/5   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Towey1989 (969) - Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 1, 2015
Cask at The Roebuck, Leek (Titanic) A clear amber colour with a medium white head. Aroma of dusty yeast, toasty malt, some red berries, slight caramel and subtle floral hops. Taste of toasty malt, some caramel, slight red berries, subtle apple and dusty, floral hops. Light bodied and soft carbonation. A dry, dusty hop bitterness in the finish. A simple, boring bitter with an unappealing hop character. Extremely easy to drink though.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
edsspoon (798) - Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - JAN 29, 2015
Gravity - amber with a thin ring for a beige head that mixes into the beer. Aroma of passion fruit, lemon and grapefruit with a hint of grass. Taste is citrussy with lemon, orange, mango and passion fruit. Light, grassy bitterness to finish. Medium body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Erzengel (6242) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - SEP 1, 2014
Cask. Smooth hoppy beginning. Fresh but not too deep aftertaste. Malty with nice floral hops. Easy to drink but still malty deep! Nice!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SlackerMads (2356) - DENMARK - AUG 26, 2014
Cask. Clear hazelnut brown with a small off white head. Herbal, dry flowers, berries, grain, light dust, wooden. Medium body, oily texture, soft carbonation, light/medium sweet and bitter. Light dry finish. Easy going.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ferris (8958) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 26, 2014
Cask - Pine and resin with a bit of caramel.  Clear copper with a decent beige head.  A little pithy grapefruit and caramel.  Mild and mellow.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SarkyNorthener (3346) - West Bromwich (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 (282) - - 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 (2456) - 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 (2291) - 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 (4032) - 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

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