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Brewed by Derby
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Derby, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 14   MEAN: 3.18/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
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SnowyChainsaw's rating

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
SnowyChainsaw (4) - - JAN 18, 2013
sweet fudge aroma with notes of vanilla and a deep roasted coffee flavour. dark ruby colour and creamy on the palate. one of my favorites


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
maeib (8718) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - APR 13, 2014
Cask conditioned handpump Malt Shovel Northampton 08/04/14. A dark ruby coloured beer with an off-white head and lace. An apple and summer fruit aroma. Boozy in the mouth. Has a flavour of garibaldi biscuits soaked in booze. Interesting and tasty although you wouldn’t want more than one. Has a sherry note too.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
planky84 (2105) - , Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 28, 2014
Cask at the NWAF, Derby, ’14. Reddish brown pour with a beige head. Aromas of orchard fruit and some poorly scrawled reference that looks like ’deer mirt’.. well there’s a first.... I really must step into the modern world and purchase one of those flashy phone thingys.... anyway back on track.... flavours of toffee and orchard fruit. Quite dry. Not bad.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
gegwilson (1157) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 16, 2013
Cask in the Old Bell Hotel, Derby. Chestnut body with a small cream head. A very malty brew Bitter and nutty with a touch of coffee. A bit watery, but decent and easy to drink.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TickerTerryDJ (633) - Redditch, Worcestershire, ENGLAND - FEB 5, 2013
Cask,gravity at Redditch Beer Festival,Worcestershire.Poured dark brown with smallish off white head.Light aroma of malt with a malty taste and light bitter finish.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mike_77 (3119) - NETHERLANDS - MAY 28, 2012
Has a dark brown colour. Very malty aroma and taste with a touch of vinous oak.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (35055) - VestJylland, DENMARK - AUG 23, 2010

Cask (handpump) @ The Brewery Tap (Derby’s Royal Standard), Derwent Street, Derby, Derbyshire England DE1 2ED.

Clear medium to dark brown color with a average, fizzy, good lacing, mostly to fully lasting, off-white head. Aroma is light moderate malty, caramel, light roasted, nutty notes, light to moderate hoppy, citrus - orange. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20100117]

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DruncanVeasey (7191) - NUNEATON, Top 18, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - APR 19, 2010
Cask, The Brewery Tap. Copper with a cream top. Barrelly aroma , damp wood. Big vinous and date fruit at the front again demolished by shampoo bitterness. Strawberry, hay and caramel hints. The bitterness feels chemical and not hop-derived. No better than drinkable.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Papsoe (25085) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 13, 2010
Cask. Cear reddish brown with a rough off-white head. Roasted, nutty nose. Medium body, completely flat, sweet nut accents with both dried and overripe fruit. Lightly bitter finish. 170110

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DJMonarch (9159) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - AUG 16, 2009
Cask Handpump at the Royal Standard, Derby 10/08/2008 Lots of malt aroma. Copper mid brown coloured with a passion fruit flavour. Crisp on the palate with a little dryness and bitterness in a full malt finish.


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