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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.


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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
javiercrasher (175) - Granada, SPAIN - AUG 26, 2012
@ Cask. the nook brewhouse. Holmfirth.Summer Beer Festival 2012. Una gran bitter de verano, refrescante, con aroma a frutos rojos.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
oh6gdx (20946) - 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!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Arve_Christian (3280) - Oslo, NORWAY - NOV 1, 2012
On tap at the Royal Oak, Wirksworth . Golden color , good foam. Good intensity hoppy aromas , ok fruitiness. Medium body & complexity. Good bitterness- well balanced. Very enjoyable ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
leaparsons (8323) - 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.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
HogTownHarry (6130) - 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.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mr_h (3089) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - NOV 9, 2012
Cask by gravity at Alloa Beer Festival - golden ale with a slight haze, large bubbly white head, fruity and floral hop aroma, berry fruit flavour, bit of resin, oily feel

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.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ladnewton (1474) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 28, 2014
Cask at CBC, Clerkenwell, on 6th June 2014. Copper with tiny ring and spot lacing. Pungent yeasty aroma with lemon citrus. Lemon-and-lime citrus in-mouth with caramel malts and a touch of savoury in the mix. Sweet malty and fruity finish. Zingy mouthfeel and medium body.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
harrisoni (14138) - 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

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
garthicus (2733) - Dublin, IRELAND - FEB 1, 2013
Cask. Appearance: light orange, small white head. Aroma: sour milk, grassy, grain, a little lemon, vanilla and caramel. Flavour: Lots of grass, malt, a little caramel and spice. Not great.


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