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

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RATINGS: 81   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09/5   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Also available in filtered (but not pasteurised) bottle at 4.4%.

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.


2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
niquillis (2344) - Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - JUL 16, 2011
On cask at Lamb Inn, Bury. An earthy best bitter. Good texture but the flavour lacks depth. Average.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Bullit (4428) - Burgos, SPAIN - JUN 12, 2011
Cask @ 3 Judges. Orange colour, off-white head. Nose is slight caramel malts, a bit hoppy. Flavour is caramel mlats, bit of fruits, followed by dry biscuit. A bit bland.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
joe19612 (2585) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - APR 25, 2011
Bottle. Pours a light amber colour with a thin white head, plenty of hops and fruit in the aroma, the taste is all hops and citrus fruit with a dry finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
gunnar (7859) - 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 (2295) - Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA - 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 (5416) - 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 (1033) - 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 (10132) - 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 (25327) - 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 (16159) - 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.


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