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

bottling
unknown

on tap
common

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RATINGS: 51   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask: Occasional.
Maris Otter and Crystal malt in the mash tun. Target, Challenger and Goldings in the copper.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (22073) - 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.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
deyholla (7712) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - NOV 1, 2012
Cask at Cross Keyes with Sarah. Pours a clear amber with an off-white head that dissipates completely. Aroma has a good amount of grassy hops with a hint of citrus backed by hay. Flavor has grassy hops with a light earthy citrus note and a bread backing.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (12093) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 19, 2013
Cask at the Old Coffee House, 18/01/13. Clear mid brown with a good bubbly off white head that retains well. Nose carries light hop tones, malt, Germoline, light metallicnotes. Taste comprises light orchard fruit, biscuit malt, caramel, leafy hops. Medium body, soft carbonation, bitterness and some hop presence in the finish. A decent enough bitter.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Travlr (15102) - Washington, Washington DC, 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.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Camons (7372) - Hasselager, DENMARK - SEP 23, 2013
Cask @ The Old Coffee House, London. Pours dark amber with a offwhite head. Aroma of malt, nuts vinegar, citrusly hops. Flavor is malty, vinegar, red wine, nuts, grapefruit. 170913

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
AdiBeer (1902) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 29, 2014
Aroma: citrus fruits, lemongrass. Appearance: dark hazy brown, small beige head. Taste: light bitter. Palate: bitters intensify, grass, bitter citrus fruits, very dry in the long finish. Overall: quite a nice Bitter, nice aroma. Pint at The Old Coffee House.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerViking (2991) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 21, 2014
Cask at the Crosse Keys. Deep amber-brown with a malty-nutty and lightly floral nose, body is classic best bitter, with notes of caramel and dried fruit, enlivened and given a twist with aromatic hoppiness. Lovely.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (17487) - , 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!

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
FatPhil (10306) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - SEP 6, 2011
Cask (William IV, RBESG2011 Saturday)
Quite stodgy bitter aroma. Fuller in the mouth, cleaner and more distinct nutty and husky components. Woody finish, pretty solid. Nicely dry and very well attenuated. A touch of mushroom too just once or twice. but good nonetheless.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bragesnak (5395) - Aarhus, DENMARK - DEC 11, 2013
Old Coffee House, Soho, UK. Cask, 171013. Amber with white head. Aroma of spices and malt. Flavor with some fruit and hops.


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