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Brewed by Copper Dragon (UK)
Style: Bitter
Skipton, England
Serve in English pint

bottled
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RATINGS: 78   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Also available in filtered (but not pasteurised) bottle.
A full-bodied flavoursome rounded ale with a distinctive hoppy palate and aroma. Only the choicest British Malt and Continental Hops are used to produce this fine ale.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
gunnar (5157) - Sandnes, NORWAY - APR 5, 2011
Bottle from Vaaland, Bryne. Pours clear deep golden with a big frothy white head.Aroma of fruity hops and malts. Taste is moderate sweet bready malts, with a light hoppy finish. Good sessionable beer. Almost full bodied.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
markas101 (1826) - Calgary, Alberta, CANADA - MAR 26, 2011
50 cl bottle, Sheffield, UK. Golden amber, balanced but full aroma of peach and clove. Malty flavour, gradually overtaken by fresh spice on the finish with a lingering brightness.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
ClubGonzo (3948) - Bergen, NORWAY - MAR 11, 2011
Bottle from Vaaland Spesialbutikken, Bryne. Light copper body, small white head. Aroma is mild and kinda nutty, with hints of caramel. Taste is sugary caramel with hints of bubblegum in a not-so-nice-way. Thin and watery palate. Pretty mediocre.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ralphdot (982) - Billingham, Durham, ENGLAND - FEB 11, 2011
Pale amber colour with a thin head, stale beer aroma, caremel taste and a bitter aftertase.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
pivnizub (8750) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - OCT 20, 2010
Bottle: light amber coloured, small+lacy off-white head; moderate malty-fruity nose with a tinge of hops; light to moderate bitter-sweet flavour, light bodied; sweet malt and hops and a tinge of citrus fruits in the finish. Only a Bitter of average quality......

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (20252) - Vasa, FINLAND - APR 9, 2010
Bottled (from bierzwerg.de). Amber colour with small off-white head. Aroma is caramel malts, mild nuttyness as well as some slight wooden and earthy notes. Flavour is caramel malts, nuttyness, some mild wooden notes as well as some slight grass and herbs.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TBone (12474) - Pori, FINLAND - MAR 21, 2010
Bottled (Bierzweg, alc. 4.4% BB 08/2010)
Clear copper-amber color, small white head. Typical English nutty-oaky aroma. Decent body for 4.4% beer. Toffee and nuts in the mildly hoppy flavor. Close to many Fuller’s brews. Ok brew, but not very exciting.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fonefan (34334) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAR 16, 2010
Bottle 500ml.
Clear medium amber color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, molasses - caramel, light roasted, light hoppy. Flavor is moderate sweet and light to light moderate bitter with a average to long duration. Body is light medium, texture is watery to oily, carbonation is soft. [20100123]

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MoritzF (8402) - Bochum, GERMANY - DEC 13, 2009
(bottle, 4.4% abv) Clear, amber colour with a copper shine and a small but dense, slightly tanned foamy head. Slightly sweet cara-malty aroma with citric and woody hops. Mildly bitter flavour with a tinge of acidity, light to medium bodied with a smooth carbonation. Cara-malty, slightly fruity taste; dry and mildly bitter finish with fruity and woody hops. 13.XII.09

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
beervis (243) - Taylor’s Country, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 14, 2009
Very drinkable - hoppy, balanced bitter. I like Copper Dragon ales though and this didn’t disappoint.


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