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Derby Quint Essential

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


on tap

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RATINGS: 33   MEAN: 3.34/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.24   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
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Cask; Regular. Also available bottled.

Complex and well rounded with extraordinary fruit and citrus flavours.
Award - SIBA Midlands Gold award winner in premium bitters.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
allmyvinyl (3610) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 12, 2014
500ml bottle from Booths, Penwortham. At 5% ABV. Pours clear gold, thin white head. Aromas of honey, light spice, marmalade. Taste is sweet, more cooked oranges, dark honey. Medium body, sweet, sticky finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
stravale (2123) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - SEP 13, 2014
Bottle from Ales By Mail [080814]
Golden amber, clear, frothy white head, good lacing
Aroma of lemon, crisp, fresh, good citrus nose, soft floral
Taste - Lots of citrus zest, bitter zest, some spicy notes, light pale malts, touch floral, nice citrus in here
Palate - soft carb, medium body, bitter palate offset by fairly sweet oale malts. Finish a bit dry, bitter dry zesty hop finish
Overall - Decent beer, fairly good drinakability

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
zacgillbanks (2364) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - AUG 28, 2014
Bottle from Booths, Keswick. Pale golden coloured with a sharp citrus and pine flavour followed by a woody and grapefruit finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
johndoughty (4001) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUL 11, 2014
Bottle. Golden with a small head. Quite hoppy and easy to drink. Pleasant and delivers what you expect of it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ianwelby (497) - SCOTLAND - JUN 30, 2014
Golden beer with a thin head and a light citrus aroma. Flavour is sweet citrus as well with bitter hops following close after. Sharp, tart and tasty.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
a_cross (617) - Poole, Dorset, ENGLAND - MAY 24, 2014
Cask; light gold, thin white head; no big aroma; taste is sweet barley sugars - juicy lemon, orange, lime; some biscuity, bready malts; fairly light for the abv; ok.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bammers54 (39) - Camberely, ENGLAND - APR 11, 2014
from bottle, a really good pale ale, very assessable, moreish, like a session beer, but with lovely complexity and fruity taste from beginning to end. I really like this pale ale would definitely buy again

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
yespr (31470) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - APR 4, 2014
50 cl bottle. Pours hazy orange with a small white head. Aroma is mild herbal, grassy and ashtrayish. Mild soapy, grassy and light herbal hops flavoured. Bitter and mild toasted malty. Dry and light fruity far finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
RichTheVillan (3138) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAR 15, 2014
Cask at The Wellington; clear amber pour with bubbly white head, feint whiff of malt, taste had caramel, fruit pale malt, peach and light bitterness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TBone (12815) - Pori, FINLAND - MAR 14, 2014
Bottle 500ml (AbM)
Clear golden color, good white head, lace. English hoppy aroma with light spicey and fruity note and some yeast. Medium-bodied. Fruity and a bit yeasty flavor. Sweetish peachy and citrusy hoppy notes. Very English.

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