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Brewster’s Hop A Doodle Doo

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

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on tap
available

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RATINGS: 45   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SlackerMads (1544) - Greater London, ENGLAND - 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.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ferris (3884) - 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.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SarkyNorthener (1830) - 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.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Don2711 (113) - - 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

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mr_Pink_152 (635) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - JUL 17, 2014
On tap from Foley Arms, Malvern. Dark amber with white head. Hoppy aroma with a slightly fruity taste.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Niall73 (1675) - 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.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
mr_h (2816) - 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

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
AndySnow (3103) - 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.

3.3
   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.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
madmitch76 (14744) - , 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.


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