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Burton Bridge Burton Festival Ale

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Brewed by Burton Bridge
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Burton-on-Trent, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 47   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23/5   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular.

A strong bitter, slightly darker than Bridge Bitter, with a fruity barley wine flavour and a bitter after palate.

Colour: Dark amber
Nose: Strong aromatic and fruity
Taste: A strong fruity flavour. Well balanced between malt & hops
Hops: Target & Challenger
Malt: Pale & Crystal


2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
ManVsBeer (7822) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 26, 2016
Cask @ Trades Club, Hebden Bridge. Deeper golden ale with a creamy-frothy head. Has a crispness and sessioness with an extremely light fruitiness.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Travlr (19881) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - OCT 7, 2015
Cask. Clear golden amber color. Aroma of black pepper and toasted caramel. Taste is herbal burnt caramel. OK.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Garrat (1323) - Suffolk, ENGLAND - NOV 29, 2014
Cask,The Beerhouse Winter Beer Festival 2014.Amber brown,no head,aroma of malt caramel light yeasty,taste is malty with light hops nuts and earthy dry bitterness.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
RichTheVillan (5983) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - OCT 18, 2014
Cask at the Wellington; light copper pour with a bubbly light beige head, fruit and malt aroma, taste has dark fruit along with biscuity malts light bitter ok.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SarkyNorthener (3830) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUN 10, 2013
cask@theAlfred(Burton Bridge), Burton-on-Trent. Dark amber beer with small head and good lacing. Aroma of malts. Taste is very malty, some sweetness and a bigger alcohol kick than the ABV warrants, giving some warmth. Medium bodied. Decent.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cunningham (6553) - Halden, NORWAY - APR 10, 2013

Appearance: Deep golden color with a fine white head that leaves some lacing.
Aroma: Malty, light hoppy and fruity.
Palate: Medium body. Moderate sweet and a nice bitterness. Soft carbonation.
Taste: Slightly sweet malty, fruity and hoppy.
Overall impression: A pleasant and tasty ale.
Personal stats: Handpull at Burton Bridge in Burton-on-Trent, England.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
VastActiv (5306) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - FEB 8, 2013
Cask at Pikkulintu, Helsnki. Appearance: Clear orange with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Floral, fruits, bitterness and hops.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
snzcujo (282) - RUSSIA - NOV 7, 2012
Tasted from the cask @Burton Bridge Brewery, on 07/11/2012. Pours of lovely super clear copper color with a small creamy head. Mouthfeel is smooth and light carbonated. The taste is quite caramely and flowery, definitely a bit boozy in the end. Neutral. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beersiveknown (4854) - NORTHERN IRELAND - MAR 2, 2012
Cask at burton bridge inn fruity, sweet, lots of malt, not much hop character, more like a strong mild than an esb but very quaffable.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
tommann (3207) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - FEB 10, 2012
Cask at the Burton Bridge brewpub, Burton-On-Trent. Pours dark orange with a small head. Aroma is musty apples with some dirty grain underneath. Taste is earthy, citrusy and grainy.


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