Brewed by Brodies
Style: Bitter
London, England
Serve in English pint


on tap

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RATINGS: 58   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.24/5   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
Cask: Occasional.
Maris Otter and Crystal malt in the mash tun. Target, Challenger and Goldings in the copper.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fonefan (44144) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2011

Cask (handpump) @ King William IV, RBESG Weekend, 816 High Road, Leyton, London, England E10 6AE.

Clear medium to dark brown amber colour with a small, fizzy, virtually none lacing, fully diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, light roasted, light to moderate hoppy, grass, UK yeast notes. Flavor is moderate sweet and modrate to heavy bitter with a long duration, sharp bitter. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is flat. [20110806]

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (40833) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - AUG 7, 2011
From cask. Pours clear and golden deep amber to brown with a small tan head. Aroma is roasted malty and breadish. Bitter, dark roasted and breadish malty. Bitter, dry and dark malty finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ungstrup (34658) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - AUG 22, 2011
Cask at Cask, Pub & Kitchen, London. An amber beer with a lazing beige head. The aroma has notes of caramel and malt. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt and caramel, leading to a lightly bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (25470) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 17, 2011
Cask@King William IV, London. Amber colour, small off-white head. Aroma is malty, fruity, wooden, earthy and also a bit candy and mild toasted notes. Flavour is fruits, wood, some floral notes as well as some mild wooden and herbal notes. Pleasantly balanced. Mild floral bitterness in the aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
omhper (23713) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - DEC 20, 2011
Cask at the brewpub. Hazy brownish amber. Spicy hops atop nutty roasty malt. Mid dry with firm malt forming a light body. Soft yet crisp with some strawberry and long bitterness. Good quencher.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (23355) - Malmö, SWEDEN - DEC 24, 2012
Cask @ King William IV, Leyton E10. Pours a dark amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty caramel aroma with weak hoppy hints. Fruity malty caramel flavor. Has a fruity malty caramel finish with weak hoppy hints.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (22335) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUL 18, 2011
18th July 2011
On tap at the Brewpub. Very light haze on this brown beer. Tiny white head. Smooth low carbonation palate, dry. The malt here has a slight ’dark’ feel - a trace of toffee and a whisper of roast. Decent balanced mild orangey hop. Aftertaste also balanced and lingers. Not bad!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
cgarvieuk (21873) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 1, 2012
UPDATED: JUL 23, 2012 RBESG 2011 day 1 at the King William ... There were Cellar problems that weekend and they had lost temperature control on a hot weekend... Dark brown ... thin of white lacing ... soft toffee ... very sweet soft ovaltine ... light smokey woody malts ... soft yeast ... light bitter linger 3.1 cask at the bow ... golden copper ... thin white lacing .... soft sweet toffee malt ... litle of the Malt im not fond off nose... sweet toffee ... light fruity zezt ... sweet lime ... light woody malts ... light juicy biter linger ... soft and simple ... very decent session 3.5

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Travlr (21653) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - JUL 24, 2013
Cask handpull at Churchkey. Murky goldenbrown color, thick white head, solid lacing. Aroma is malty, floral, subtle white pepper. Taste is nicely balanced and easy to drink.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Leighton (18710) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 1, 2011
Cask at William IV, London, during RBESG 2011. Clear amber pour with a mild, bubble head. Has a bit of wood and toast in the nose. Light sweet flavor, more wood and toast, and some dry, leafy bitterness. Light bodied with fine carbonation. Modest dry finish, more leaves, light sugar.

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