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Brewed by Dartmoor
Style: Bitter
Yelverton, England
Serve in English pint

bottled
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RATINGS: 24   MEAN: 3.02/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.96   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Also available bottle conditioned. Has been seen badged as Best Bitter.
This is a highly drinkable amber coloured beer. It has a deliciously smooth thirst quenching taste and subtle hop aroma.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
oh6gdx (20217) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 10, 2012
Bottled@chriso. Yellowish golden colour, small white head. Aroma is mild honey, sweet malts, some floral and herbal notes. Flavour is fruity, floral, nectary and a bit caramelly. Mild honeyish notes as well as citrus and lemon grass.

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
worldbeertaste (1599) - AUSTRIA - APR 3, 2012
Opeque gold with a light white head. Smell of sweet herbal orange and fruit with hops. Smooth light thin body. Taste of soft fruit (orange), caramel malt with a dry hop citrus finish. A pale ale but not for India. No character.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
johndoughty (3856) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAR 18, 2012
Bottle. Golden and clear.A small amount of hoppiness means that you cant really call this an IPA. Its realy a pleasant bitter.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gowdy (720) - Erskine, SCOTLAND - MAY 4, 2011
Bottle at Craig’s house. hay, grass, golden, hazy, minimal head, light sweetness, light body, creamy, average carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cgarvieuk (13933) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 4, 2011
bottle at home with Stephen ... hazy amber ... thin white head ... sweeet orange fruit ... waxy oily hop nose ... very sweet ... lfront with a ligth bitter linger ... sweet orange .. hint of banana ... light toffee malt ... ok but no IPA.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Quack-Duck (7734) - Down South, GERMANY - FEB 1, 2009
bottle. Hazy golden yellow, large white head. Hoppy and citrusy nose. Full-bodied, malty background and nice citrusy and bitter hops. A delicious bitter.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
harrisoni (13199) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - DEC 27, 2008
Cask handpull at Smugglers, Herne. Part of Sheps beer festival where they have a guest beer on. Dusty beer, wood shavings. Not great, but with some citrus hops on the end.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DonMagi (5596) - bantervile, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 8, 2006
Aroma is malty with some fruit comesthing over floural hops. Taste is similar reasonably sweet with not too much hop character at all.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
dnas2 (705) - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - JUL 1, 2006
Gravity at Plymouth Beer Festival. Straw coloured with a very aerated foam head. Mild citrus hop scent, slightly watery. Bitter but unexciting.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
DJMonarch (9159) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - FEB 19, 2006
1. Cask Handpump at the Dartmouth Inn, Newton Abbot 08/03/2003 Golden coloured smooth and creamy on the palate. Lasting hop finish. 2. Cask Handpump at the Dartmouth Inn, Newton Abbot 16/06/2003 Golden coloured pale and hoppy with some fruit flavour. Slightly dry creamy lasting finish.


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