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Chapel Down Winery
Brewed at Hepworth

Style: Premium Lager
Tenterden, England
Serve in Lager glass

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RATINGS: 118   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.86   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Available in 330ml bottles (not bottle conditioned).
Brewed in England with precision and passion to create a uniquely satisfying, drier, cleaner, fresher, lager beer. We use East Anglian malt, Saaz and Cascade hops, then re-ferment using Champagne yeast before adding a "dosage" of the rare and fragrant Nelson Sauvin hop, before cold filtering this unpasturised beer into bottle.


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2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
bergstaden (1271) - RÝros, - MAR 30, 2014
Pale golden with a white head - Some malts in the aroma - There is olso some malts in the body along with some bitterness - Short malt finish with hints of bitterness - This was quite ok


4.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Montaigne (4) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 28, 2014 does not count
A lager-beer that satisfied this ale drinker. It has a nice colour and an interesting taste. Iíll certainly go back for more.

1.9
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
edsspoon (435) - Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - SEP 18, 2014
Bottle - lively golden body with a foamy crisp white head. A foul aroma of cereal and must. Taste of sugar syrup and grapes - strangely like white wine. Light body, medium carbonation. Strange.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MichaelAwesome (4142) - Wanne-Eickel, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - AUG 18, 2014
Bottle at The Pullmann in Folkestone. That one is wonderful example how Lagers can score. Of course it has an easy drinkability but it also has that crispy taste and aftertaste, those nice aromatic hops upfront and it grassy taste. Wonderful Lager to cheer. Thumbs up.

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
McTapps (4143) - Ruhrcity, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - AUG 18, 2014
Bottle from The Pullman in Folkestone. Pours out in a clear golden colour with airy head and medium body. Aroma of fresh hops and flowers. Taste of fresh hops, citrus fruits, flowers, pine, spruce and light herbs. Welcome light sour finish. For a lager, this is a very drinkable and nice lager I enjoyed.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Albertsen (75) - TromsÝ, NORWAY - AUG 5, 2014
Clear, filtered and golden. White foam. Smell of yeast and something sweet(unknown). aqueous, no bitterness, small taste of sweetness. No winner ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

1.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
weordie (29) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - AUG 3, 2014
Pours a nice golden pint with a decent head. Aromaís are a pleasant fruitiness but thereís no taste, it has a complete absence of taste. It almost felt like it was draining taste from my body.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
AWS9 (486) - Mississauga, Ontario, CANADA - JUL 27, 2014
On tap. Decent hazy gold pour, with minimal head. Light, fruity, mild hops, a touch of bitterness. Went nicely with a meal and quite drinkable overall. Nothing exceptional, but canít complain really.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SlackerMads (1623) - Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 19, 2014
Bottle, best before October 2015. Clear yellow with a medium sized diminishing white head. Sulphur, grain, citrus, light herbal and flowery. Light/medium body, oily texture, soft/medium carbonation, light/medium sweet and bitter. Ok crisp and easy drinking, aroma is a bit shy and unconvincing.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
RavnS (25) - BodÝ, NORWAY - JUL 12, 2014
0.33l bottle from the local shop. Pours pale golden with thin white head. Aromas of yeast, malt, some citrus and white wine. Decent for a lager. But it falls through on the palate, too thin and watery. Almost no finish, just some very light fruitiness, and a tad acidic.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RichTheVillan (2997) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUL 12, 2014
Keg at Poppies Camden; clear yellow pour with a creamy white head, slight lemon and grass aroma, taste has grass light skunk, quite a fruity lager.


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