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Brewed by Piddle (prev Dorset Piddle)
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Dorchester, England
Serve in English pint

bottled
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RATINGS: 8   MEAN: 3.12/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.96   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Seasonal - Summer. Also available bottled.
Bright golden beer, brewed with Maris Otter Pale Ale, Cocky Hop is Special, Packed with the finest hops giving it a real refreshing zing and a distinguished lasting bitterness.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
joe19612 (1748) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - DEC 8, 2013
Bottle. Pours a dark orange colour with a thin white head, aroma is malty and fruity, the taste is bitter the finish is bitter and a touch sour.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
madmitch76 (13425) - , Essex, ENGLAND - NOV 7, 2013
Bright clear gold beer with a bubbly white head. Palate is mildly crisp and semi dry. Light clean pale malt, dry. Touch of malt cream. Light floral flavours and a whisper of orange citrus. Finishes semi dry. Clean tasting but not so much cocky hop as absent hop!

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
CWarnes (10) - Kings Lynn, Norfolk, ENGLAND - SEP 1, 2013
A nice bright refreshing beer with a zing, With a really good finish to it, Could relax and drink allday

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
berkshirejohn (4207) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 24, 2013
50cl bottle from the Naked Grape, Alresford. hazy amber with a thin ring of white head; aroma of damp hay with a trace of honey; soft and citrusy taste with soem plesant sweetish honey and a grassy bitterness. A clean and refreshing pint.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (7005) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - SEP 8, 2012
Bottle at the Half Moon, Windlesham - 03/09/12. Slightly hazy orange/yellow. Citrus hops on the nose with a little grass and spice. Tastes of citrus, pale malt, honey and a little fruity tones. Medium bodied leading to a bittery dry finish. Fairly refreshing.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Quack-Duck (7523) - Down South, GERMANY - AUG 18, 2012
Bottle from Darts Farm. Hazy golden, citrusy hop aroma. Medium-bodied, malty background with citrusy hops.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
downender (5924) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - SEP 26, 2010
On gravity at the Green Man, Bristol 26/09/10. Deep gold with a slight, off-white head. Standard, premium bitter with some cereal malt character and touch of floral hop character. Ok.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
imdownthepub (9672) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - MAR 22, 2008
Cask conditioned at Far from the Madding Crowd, Oxford. Gold amber with white head. Pleasant, light best bitter, thin biscuity body, quite dry and refreshing with a light citric hop, grapefruit and orange pith notes. Easy drinking, a nicely put together beer.


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