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Dark Star Seville

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Brewed by Dark Star
Style: Fruit Beer/Radler
Horsham, England
Serve in Flute, Shaker

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unknown

on tap
common

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RATINGS: 38   MEAN: 3.52/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.41   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
August will see us brew our first ever fruit beer – Seville. The beer is created using a complex recipe using malted wheat in addition to Maris Otter barley malt and the new hop, El Dorado. The beer will give you a hint of Spanish bitter oranges.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jmgreenuk (5432) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - APR 6, 2015
Cask at the Victoria, Birmingham. Poured a clear medium amber with a bubbly white head and lots of clingy lace. The aroma is light citrus hop. The flavour is moderate bitter with a light orange citrus, hop bittter palate. Light bodied with soft carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
niquillis (1473) - Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - MAR 22, 2015
On cask at Hop Inn, Newcastle Under Lyme. Pours golden orange with an off white head. A zingy bitter beer but has a good balance to make it sessionable.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
olliejobbins (1228) - Dorking, Surrey, ENGLAND - MAR 18, 2015
Pint at the rake. Clear amber/gold with off white head. aroma is fresh hops, malts and hay. Taste is hoppy at first and you get the Orange afterwards. Not strong at all. Odd fruit beer. Tastes more like a golden ale really. but still, very nice.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
nihtila (1357) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 13, 2015
Cask at Fountain. Clear pale orange. Slightly stuffy aroma, sweet citrus, passionfruit. Taste is fruity with bitter finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mr_h (3409) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - MAR 9, 2015
Cask by hand-pump at State Bar, Glasgow - mild sweet citrus aroma, orange amber with a protein haze, thin cream head, very good lacing, initial citrus fades away to pleasant malty, fruitiness, slightly unpleasant grassy aftertaste

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
teorn88 (3551) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 14, 2014
Backlog rating. Cask at CPK, London. It pours a pale amber color with a medium white head. Aroma is fresh, juicy oranges with some hints of apricots, grass and citrus. Taste is again fresh tangerine juice with lemon peel, grass and hay. Clean tangerine lightly bitter finish. Light bodied with soft carbonation. Overall, really tasty, well balanced and the fruit here works and adds value to the whole brew

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (33804) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUL 30, 2014
From cask. Pours clear and golden orange with a creamy white head. Aroma is fruity and toasted malty. Bitter, fruity and toasted malty. Bitter and fruity finish.

4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Stuu666 (5612) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 31, 2014
Cask at Cloisters. Pours golden amber, sweet citrus, orange, dry and bitter, very fruity.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Svesse (6735) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - APR 24, 2014
(Cask at Craft Beer Clerkenwell, London, 8 Apr 2014) Amber colour with foamy, off-white head. Fruity, malty nose with citrus, Seville orange and fresh citric hops. Malty, fruity taste with notes of orange, mandarin, apricots and a generous, fresh, citric bitterness in the finish. Medium body, with a touch of sweetness. Lots of citrus with a fresh citrus peel bitterness. Nice one.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
TBone (13539) - Pori, FINLAND - APR 19, 2014
Cask at Pullmand, Hki. Clear amber color, tiny white head. Aroma of grandma’s red currant juice. Light-bodied. Earthy, berryish flavor. Quite thin but somewhat pleasant one time beer. Some leafy hoppyness in the aftertaste.


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