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Brewed by Cairngorm
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Aviemore, Scotland
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 82   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.14   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular.


2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Rune (9367) - Tromsø, NORWAY - DEC 8, 2008
Half pint, hand pulled and well kept cask at Guildford Arms. Good looking with its deep golden brown body, and a thin head that laces moderately around the glass. Smell of sweet malts followed by a flavour of leafy hops and some hints of caramel malts. Rounded bitter endnotes. Edinburgh, 23.10.2008.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
yespr (35128) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - NOV 27, 2008
From cask at Food of the Walk. Pours clear and golden orange with fully dimished off-white head. Light breadish and towards roasted malt aroma. Light malty and sight roasted initial flavoured with a light bitterness coming through. Smooth and slight malty finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bragesnak (5395) - Aarhus, DENMARK - AUG 3, 2008
Edinburgh, Scotland. Cask, 250708. Dark brown with beige head. Aroma and flavor is malty with notes of caramel and red berries. Medium bitterness

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
bobinlondon (1260) - Harrow, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 12, 2008
Handpulled cask at Red Lion, Isleworth. Deep brown with an off-white head. Heavy malt accent in the scotish style. Gentle bitter hop finish. Pretty good.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
harrisoni (15071) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JUL 10, 2008
Cask gravity at Ealing Beer Festival 2008. Deep russet brown. After being bottled for a day and a half, not in great condition. Some nice toffee and malt. Bit toasty and then some balancing hop on finish. A pretty good premium bitter, plenty of flavour. Bit of plastic maybe, but that could be from the bottle. Decent full fruity malt.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
berkshirejohn (5163) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 16, 2008
Cask at the Monks Retreat (JDW), Reading. Chestnut with a dense cream head; syrupy malt aroma; lots of earthy malt flavours with some roasted nuts and some sour blackberry fruit; deeply bitter finish. Excellent.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
cgarvieuk (17341) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 30, 2008
Cask at Winstons ... Ruby ... sweet caramel nose ... good malt fruity with lots of toffeee and some hops in linger.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
leaparsons (8857) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - APR 16, 2008
Cask, Loughborough Fest 08. Amber with a small head. Aromas are sweet malts with some spices. Flavours are weetabix malts with sticky pear. Basic but OK.

2.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Finn (4710) - Tromsø, NORWAY - FEB 17, 2008
Cask at The Market Porter London Bridge 5 Feb 08. Dark brown coloured. A longlived tiny tanned head. Modest spicy aroma. Flavor of over-ripe plums. Dry aftertaste

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
motelpogo (7239) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - OCT 25, 2007
on cask at tennent’s bar in glasgow. copper with a steady beige head. aroma of icing sugar and caraml, light cocoa powder, some prickly bitterness but not very exciting


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