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Brewed by Coach House
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Warrington, England
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RATINGS: 56   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.87   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Cask & Bottled (Filtered); Occasional.
Pale in colour with a light delicate bitterness and the natural flavour of Blueberry


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4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
anfractuosity (172) - - MAR 31, 2013
Strongly flavoured with blueberry, very enjoyable and easy to drink.


2.8
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
princepurple (22) - wirral, Merseyside, ENGLAND - APR 14, 2015
Loving flavoured Beer, how could I turn down my favourite flavour? Morrison’s, bottled. I was disappointed. The best and defining staple of this ale is it’s Authentic Aroma of Fresh Blueberries, fill’s the room, it could replace my Air fresheners, it’s gorgeous. It pours a plain, watery , Larger of pretty much no worthwhile merit. in the mouth it is watery, but fresh and oddly oily, perhaps hinting at something artificial? not unpleasant. It’s taste is of a very bland, basic bitter, that border’s on Soda for it’s carbonation, sweet and tasteless for the ale, but it does have a small hit of blueberry, mostly in the finish, but only very small and quickly phased out, not impressed.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
mike_77 (3700) - Breda, NETHERLANDS - AUG 24, 2014
Clear yellow. Very floral and slightly herbal aroma. Flavour is sweet. Bit like chewing gum.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
McWorta (830) - LUXEMBOURG - APR 13, 2014
Shows a light yeast hazed pale golden colour with a fine frothy white head. On the nose the blueberry clearly dominates with hints of blackcurrant and blackberry with a faint floral hop note. A brief fizz offers a soft slick textured medium bodied beer with flavours of blueberry and blackberry. Rather too sweet even artifical, with a long chewy finish. Interesting idea though.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
zwartjesbier (28) - NETHERLANDS - OCT 30, 2013
From bottle. Sweet aroma that I don’t associate with a traditional "beer-smell". No hoppy bitterness nor a malty sweetness. The blueberry’s are dominant on the nose. A fresh sweetness. Pours a clear pale gold with a minimal head that quickly dissapears. Taste is refreshing sweet with a crispy finish.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ManVsBeer (5283) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - SEP 11, 2013
Bottle. As you’d expect it has a fine blueberry aroma to savour. There’s plenty of the fruit in its taste too. Has a golden body but no head.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jjsint (1184) - Ely, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - AUG 18, 2013
Pale golden almost straw colour. Fruit aroma, obviously but also: leather? Paint? Something different. Taste: fruit is superimposed on rather than blended with traditional ale taste. Still pleasant if a tiny bit saccharin. Good enough beer but not spectac. Full marks for trying.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
dogbomb (1006) - ENGLAND - AUG 17, 2013
Cask. Gold with a slight haze and a white speckled head. Smells of blueberries. And bread. Blueberry muffins!!! In the mouth, there's a solid bitter body with maltiness and then you've got the blueberry muffins making an appearance again. Rather moreish, if a little sweet. Mmmm.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
berkshirejohn (4961) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 9, 2013
Cask at the Old Manor (JDW), Bracknell. Slightly hazy amber with a thin white head; blueberry aroma with some grain in the background; fresh fruity blueberry flavour but rather sweet, and more like a cordial than fresh fruit; the drier to finish with some tarter, lasting, fruit. Interesting and refreshing.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
RichTheVillan (4049) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUL 24, 2013
Cask at JDW Charlie Hall; clear pale yellow pour with soapy white head, fruity berry aroma, some berry tartness in the taste with a bitter finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
SarkyNorthener (2717) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUL 22, 2013
Cask@st Matthews hall, walsall. Golden amber beer with medium head and some lacing. Aroma of summer fruit cordial. Taste is blueberry, malts and some mild hoppy bitterness. Sweet. Ok beer.


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