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Formerly brewed at Crouch Vale
Style: English Strong Ale
South Woodham Ferrers, England

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RATINGS: 7   MEAN: 3.86/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.65   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Seasonal - available November.
Splendid reddish-brown strong ale. A major hit for two consecutive years.


3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
anders37 (16719) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JAN 15, 2006
Cask @ Charlie’s Bar, Copenhagen. Dark redish brown colour with off-white head. Fruity hoppy aroma. Flavor is sweet malty with a nice fruity hoppiness. Has a nice bitterness in the aftertaste. A good winter beer.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sobchak (131) - Skagen, DENMARK - DEC 4, 2005
(Cask, The Wharf, Aalborg) - Dark brown colour. Spicy hoppy nose, and a fullflavoured and potent hoppy taste, with a slight nutty dryness in the finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Jeppe (2631) - Ølbutikken, DENMARK - DEC 31, 2004
UPDATED: JAN 5, 2006 Cask at Charlie’s Bar, Copenhagen.
Fine off-white head, hazy deep chestnut colored body. Lots of hops in the aroma with notes of fruit, nut and toffee. Flower and fruit hops dominates the flavor. Very fruity with a bitter dry finish. Flavorfull and very tasty.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MiP (13598) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - DEC 20, 2004
Cask. Nice fruity aroma. Dark chestnut colour, creamy white head. Sweetish tea-like flavour. Quite bitter flavour and aftertaste. Very malty, but balanced well by the bitterness.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
ThomasE (5176) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - DEC 10, 2004
Cask at Charlie’s, Copenhagen. A brown/ reddish body with a small beige head. Aroma has a sweet maltyness with some fruit and caramel. Flavor is sweet with some fruit and a lovely hoppy bitter finish.

3.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ungstrup (29334) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JAN 25, 2004
[Cask at Charlie's Bar, Copenhagen] A dark nut brown beer with a fine beige head, though collapsing. The aroma is light of fruit, caramel, and nuts. The flavor is flowery (roses), fruity, and rather sweet, but with a nice grassy hoppyness, and a bitterness that balances the sweetness, and lingers on the tongue. A great flavor.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
fiulijn (14599) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 11, 2003
Brown-amber color. Very nice aroma, flowery, elderflower... Bitter, fresh, flowery, wonderful (delicate elderflower again). Long, persistent final.
A giant flowery bitter.


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