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Butcombe Gold (Bottle)

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Brewed by Butcombe
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Bristol, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 69   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.18   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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Available filtered in 500ml bottles.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
harrisoni (13156) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JUL 5, 2014
Bottle from Waitrose and drunk at home. Clear amber colour with thick lasting beige head. A golden bitter really. Having had the regular bitter yesterday, this is about the same but with some slightly less brown malty flavour and less peppery bitter on the end. Good standard golden bitter though. Some biscuit in the malts, some bitter sting on the finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mr_Pink_152 (506) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - JUN 2, 2014
500ml bottle from local supermarket. Amber with a white head. The Aroma is fruity, and the taste is too, with an earthy bitterness and a touch of citrus.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Erzengel (2327) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - MAR 19, 2014
Kupfer, malzig, weich und leicht. Typisch Ale-Bitter, etwas süßlich. Nett aber nicht umwerfend.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Countbeer (4301) - Best of E-Town mit ein Brauhaus, NETHERLANDS - FEB 22, 2014
Bottle: BB somewhere in 2009, oh oh... Served in a Palm snifter: Small white foamy head on top of a cloudy orange colored beer. Wow, I smell a teeny tiny bit if citrus, amazing. Some herbs, some malts, some cream, slight tint of apricot and some wood ish malts. Flavour is very well kept those 4 a 5 years; bitters, herbs, malts, some lemon to light tart ish tone, some plant ish tones, hay and a light woody flowery touch. Aftertaste is bitter, malty, herbal, light dry, hay and nutty. Low carbo, watery mouthfeel, medium bodied and a light creamy texture. Very nice, after all those years!

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
undercurrent25 (1372) - Barnton, Cheshire, ENGLAND - JUN 20, 2013
Pours a golden/amber colour, taste is malty with a slight hint of hop, would be a good session beer

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
wimpyjoe (3483) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - APR 27, 2013
Copper amber coloured, next to no head but has a lovely smooth texture in the palate. Has a slightly grainy character but its bitterness is also evident.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tampierre (738) - Pilsen, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAR 20, 2013
Bottled 0.5l ; Devon ; UK ; Caramel,toast,citrus and grassy aroma ; Amber color with bigger head ; Medium sweet taste ; Nice bitter finish ; Very pleasant beer.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ration (1922) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAR 16, 2013
This review is exported from olutopas.info with no comment. Original rating date 9.7.2010

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
laiti (5414) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JAN 23, 2013
50 cl bottle @ home. Rated on 18.03.2010
Aroma is slightly sweet with toffee, some English hops and hints of honey. Flavour is sweetish with toffee, English hops, hay, some honey, biscuits and caramel. Not my kind of ESB.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
HopfenWeisse (963) - - JUL 23, 2012
From old backlog. 500ml bottle. Clear amber colour with 2 finger fluffy head. Aroma is malt, hops. Flavour is floral hops and malt.


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