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Brodies Ginger Beer (4.2%)

Brodies Ginger Beer (4.2%)
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Brewed by Brodies
Style: Spice/Herb/Vegetable
London, England


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RATINGS: 5   MEAN: 3.36/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.02   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
madmitch76 (16111) - , Essex, ENGLAND - SEP 22, 2012
19th September 2012
Old Coffee House. Unconvinced this is a new beer for Brodies but then the barman tells me it’s made with Coriander as well - so maybe. Who knows! Very hazy amber beer, tidy pale cream - tan head. Nose is a little tangy - bordering suspiciously on vinegar. Palate is light and dry. Mild ginger and herbs - some sourish tang. Finishes dry. Not sure what’s going on here - is the beer off or is the alleged coriander skewing everything? A bit too weird - couldn’t finish it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Leighton (11874) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 17, 2012
Cask at the Old Coffee House, London. Pours cloudy golden-brown with a fine, white cream head. Gorgeous ginger nose with some lightly toasted malt accents. Light to medium sweet flavor, wonderful ginger character, a bit of toasty bread. Light bodied with fine carbonation. Lightly drying on the finish with true ginger notes, accompanied by faint dry citrus and toasty bread. Just a great ginger beer start to finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (9944) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - SEP 15, 2012
Cask at the Old Coffee House, Soho - 11/09/12. Hazy golden orange with a thin off-white head. Ginger dominates the nose with a little bitter orange peel and some herbal tones in the background. Sweet and sharp ginger hunks in the taste with light medicinal tones, mango chutney, spice and a sugary syrup flavour. Medium bodied but quite thick in the mouth for a 4.2% beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jackl (4980) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - SEP 12, 2012
Cask @ The Old Coffee House. Pours a translucent deep brownish amber color with a tiny off-white head. The aroma’s of spicy ginger cookie, some pepper, some soft marshmallow. The taste is ginger root - mildly spicy, not cloying like many ginger beers. Notes of cinnamon, red apple skin. Some tart flavors on the finish. Light, soft body. Easy to drink. Overall, quite nice. I’m not a massive ginger fan, but this worked for me.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
EdKing (1983) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 11, 2012
Cask in Old Coffee House. Amber big bubbling head, white. Nose is massive kick of fresh ginger. Packed full of fresh ginger. Taste is big fresh ginger but balanced by beer malt softness and sweetness. No ginger hotness , just some nice sweet malt to balance and a fresh ginger finish. Body is quite light and watery but right for this refreshing Summer beer

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