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Brewed by Dancing Duck
Style: Bitter
Derby, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 19   MEAN: 3.19/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular.
Note: Sometimes listed as Nice Weather 4 Ducks - see the pump clip to understand.
A copper coloured, fruity, summer ale packed full of flavour. Blackberry, strawberry and floral rose notes in perfect balance with just the right amount of malt character. A refreshing summer thirst quencher, it’s fruit salad in a glass.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fonefan (36036) - VestJylland, DENMARK - FEB 2, 2013

Cask (gravity) @ The 18th Reading Beer and Cider Festival 2012, Reading, Berkshire England.

[ As Nice Weather 4 Ducks ].
Clear medium orange amber orange colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white to white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, nutty - earthy. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20120503]

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
oh6gdx (20902) - Vasa, FINLAND - MAY 23, 2012
Cask@Reading Beer Festival 2012. Amber colour, small white head. Aroma is peach, fruits, mild bready and berryish notes along with some floral notes. Flavour is fruits, apricot, sweet malts and some wooden notes. Really pleasant!

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
omhper (19953) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - NOV 17, 2012
Cask at WJ Kavanugh’s, Dublin. Hazy amber. Caramelly nose with some citrus. Light-medium bodied with rounded mouthfeel. I get more caramel, than hops and it turns somewhat sticky. Low bitterness.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (17520) - Malmö, SWEDEN - FEB 25, 2012
Cask gravity @ Battersea BF 2012. Pours a slightly hazy pale amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty weak hoppy aroma. Fruity malty hoppy caramel flavor. Has a fruity malty hoppy finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
harrisoni (14128) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - NOV 24, 2011
Cask handpull at Silk Mill Derby. Old gold copper colour lasting thin beige. Blackberry hedgerow fruit flavour some toffee good bitterness on finish. Good stuff.Lacks a bit in the mouthfeel

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
imdownthepub (10647) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 1, 2011
Cask conditioned at The Flowerpots, Derby. Copper with white head. Perfumed, flowery, fruity beer, a bit of a struggle to be honest. Heavy blossomy fruit notes just dominate throughout.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
maeib (8750) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - DEC 24, 2012
Cask conditioned air pressure Euston Tap London 17/12/12. A brown beer with a white head and lace. A standard British beer. Earthy leafy hops. A touch of sweetness. Straightforward yet competent. Bittersweet balance. Drinkable for sure.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
leaparsons (8311) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - SEP 26, 2014
Cask, The Criterion, Leicester. Golden brown with a bubbly head. Aromas are toffee and Weetabix with citrus rind and lemon. Multigrain with earthy apple. Flavours are bitter citrus rind with oranges and dry grain. Toffeish malts body. Grapefruit with a pithy, fruity finish. Nice.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Fin (7683) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 1, 2012
Cask, handpump at The Kilverts Inn, Hay-on-Wye, Herefordshire 31.12.11 Copper in colour, the aroma is a little strange, its quite fusty with some marzipan and citrus showing. Some watery grapefruit, a little sweetness and also a little juiciness but otherwise a bit thin & watery are my main impressions of this beer. Ok. A6 A2 T6 P2 Ov12 2.8

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
HogTownHarry (6129) - Toronto (Harbourfront), Ontario, CANADA - AUG 23, 2011
August 16, 2011 - cask at Craft Beer Co. Somewhat hazy amber-gold with an average frothy/creamy white head. Fruity and floral, very pleasant. Sweet and fruity, but more like a floral ordinary bitter with fruit added. Average body, medium carbonation for cask, quick floral/fruity finish, no aftertaste - pleasant.


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