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


on tap

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RATINGS: 53   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.27/5   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
Cask: Occasional.
Maris Otter and Crystal malt in the mash tun. Target, Challenger and Goldings in the copper.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (23583) - 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 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Christian (11981) - Odense, DENMARK - NOV 20, 2011
RBESG August 2011, King William IV. Copper with a small off-white head. Aroma of toffee, caramel and nuts. Sweetish toffee flavour with grassy hops and a quite bitter finish

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
maeib (8749) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - OCT 20, 2012
UPDATED: MAR 12, 2013 Cask conditioned handpump Southampton Arms London 12/10/12. A nut brown coloured beer with an off-white head. Fruity sweet and hoppy in the nose. Sweet and a little sour in the mouth. Mainly malty but with berry hop flavours. Flavoursome but not totally in tune. Score 3.2
Subsequent rating scored 3.7. Average becomes 3.4

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
deyholla (8851) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (14283) - 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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Travlr (17644) - 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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Camons (8401) - 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

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
AdiBeer (2397) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerViking (3471) - 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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (19649) - , 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!

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