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Brewed by Buxton
Style: Amber Ale
Buxton, England

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RATINGS: 109   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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Cask & Bottle Conditioned; Regular.

A hoppy amber ale, brewed with a complex mash of Marris Otter pale malt, Rye, Caramalt and Wheat.
A shed-load of American hops provide a delightful marmalade / citrus bitterness, well balanced by the sweetness of the malt, whilst delivering a charcteristic peppery Rye flavour.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sic1314 (3219) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - JUL 13, 2013
Poured a slightly cloudy medium amber with a small off white head. Aroma of malt and the rye. Medium body, sweet and fruity.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kermis (4950) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUL 12, 2013
Bottle shared at THT. Pours hazy orange with an off white head. Aroma of malts, fruit, light grapefruit and grass. Flavour is light moderate sweet and moderate to heavy bitter. Medium bodied with soft carbonation.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jmgreenuk (4258) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUL 12, 2013
Bottle at the De Molen July 2nd Tuesday tasting. Poured a hazy light amber with a thin white head. The aroma is wheat and yeast leaving to a medium bitter, hoppy yeast flavour with a long liquorice finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Zer0 (1126) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUL 12, 2013
Bottle. Pours hazy copper with a lacy of white head. Aroma is metallic, citrus, little caramel and some hay. Light body with medium carbonation.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
deanso (5194) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUL 12, 2013
sample at Dean’s Monthly Den Haag tasting. Thin creamy off white head. Slightly hazy light amber pour. Slight bitterness. Ok.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BoBoChamp (5415) - Gent, BELGIUM - JUN 30, 2013
50cl, new English brew Anno 2012, from The Bottle Shop Canterbury, complex bitter brew, malty/bitter and slightly woody/fruity, balanced, hazy, good head, nice brew

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
johndoughty (3960) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUN 19, 2013
Bottle.Bronze with a small head. Slightly fruity with a gentle bitterness which lingers. Different and rather pleasant.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Cunningham (4440) - Halden, NORWAY - JUN 15, 2013

Appearance: Hazy deep golden color with a small white bubbly head.
Aroma: Hoppy and mild fruity.
Palate: Medium body. Moderate sweet and a fine bitterness. Soft and fresh carbonation. Dry end.
Taste: Mild grape hoppy and fruity on a fine malty background.
Overall impression: Tasty, fresh and easy drinkable. Nice!
Personal stats: Bottle from Nina’s Mini Market in Edinburgh, Scotland.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
yngwie (13399) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 14, 2013
Bottle. A finger-thick white head forms over a semi-clear golden body. Lacings. The aroma is fruity, with peaches and pineapple, some malty notes in the back. Quite simple, but pleasant. Supersmooth and soft on the palate, a bit thin, with pleasant carbonation. Quite nice bitterness in the flavor, with tropical fruits and a generic fruityness. Some malty sweetness in the back A nice one, but way too soft on the palate actually. Drinks easily though. 130614

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Geokkjer (5719) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 14, 2013
Bottle.Pours amber with an off-white head. Aroma of herbal and floral hops with some pine and malt. Flavor is sweet and bitter with some rye, malt, grains and some herbal notes. Medium body, average carbonation.


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