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


on tap

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RATINGS: 44   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.11/5   EST. CALORIES: 171   ABV: 5.7%
Bottle: Unfiltered; Occasionally Cask (5.5%)
Originally a cask Autumn seasonal.
Goatís Leap is a contemporary IPA that stays close to the styleís traditional roots. Full-bodied, strong and with a striking bitter finish, itís a big beer brimming with hop character. Goatís Leap is brewed using the best quality Maris Otter and Crystal malts and hopped with a blend of English whole hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
BeerCast_Rich (1905) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 13, 2011
[500ml bottle, deli in Ullswater] Pours a dark gold Ė like all of their bottled beers Iíve sampled, high bottle conditioning and low carbonation. Hoppy pine aromas, on the palate it doesnít taste strong for 5.7%, the finish is a touch thin. However, itís a decent British-style IPA, slight bitter pine aftertaste. Iíd have this again, and on cask itís probably much better [31122010]

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Quack-Duck (8921) - Down South, GERMANY - OCT 27, 2010
bottle from Darts Farm (08/2010). Hazy amber-colour, large and creamy head, citrusy nose. Rather shy malt base with dry and bitter hops that have a citrusy character. A bit thin, but with a clear presence of alcohol. A rough diamond.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Pinball (11705) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - SEP 25, 2010
clear brown, smooth white head. faint aroma. flavor is bitter, faint caramelly, malty, dry. very nice bitter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
KimJohansen (10404) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - SEP 11, 2010
Cloudy golden with a medium off white head. Malty nose with caramel and hoppy hints. Hoppy flavor with malt, caramel and fruity hints. Finished dry and bitter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (37031) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2010
50 cL bottle. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is mild yeasty and crisp citrusy hoppy. Sweet fruity, light malt base. Lingering citrusy fruity and sweet into a slight bitter finish. Nice one.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ungstrup (31471) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2010
Bottled bought at GBBF 2010. A dark golden beer with a lazing off-white head. The aroma has notes of spices, malt, and sour vommit. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, elderflowers, spices, and caramel, leading to a dry roasted finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Papsoe (25069) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2010
Bottle 50 cl. Courtesy of Ungstrup. Pours a clear deep golden with a huge and frothy off-white head leaving quite some lacework. Typical British hops in the nose. Light body, very smooth mouthfeel, sweet fruit and a little licorice. Quite some bitterness in the finish. A decent drinker though. 100910

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SaintMatty (6159) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - SEP 2, 2010
500ml Bottle - Amber with lively carbonation and a foamy head. Gassy aroma with hints of grapefruit. Hoppy taste with tangy grapefruit, malt and a fresh and bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
tkrjukoff (4229) - SWEDEN - JUN 27, 2010
Pours clear amber with small off white head, nice lacing. Acidy, caramel, fruity and malty aroma. Bitter-sweet citric, slightly acidy flavor. Acidy crisp on palate. Finishes with a big tart-bitter hoppy aftertaste. Really nice IPA.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
johndoughty (4587) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUN 2, 2010
Bottle.Golden with a small head. Hoppy with some citrus flavours floating around. Bitter finish. Quite pleasant.

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