Brewed by Fullerís
Style: India Pale Ale (IPA)
London, England
Serve in Shaker, Tulip


on tap

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RATINGS: 603   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Cask: Regular (but not permanent). Also available bottle conditioned (at 5.3%). Bengal Lancer is a traditional India Pale Ale, pale amber in colour, distinctively hoppy and highly refreshing. Itís notable for floral and spicy notes from the hops, and a finish of mild bitterness. A version of Bengal Lancer is brewed specifically for the export market, known simply as Fullerís India Pale Ale.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
heman (214) - Tychy, POLAND - FEB 25, 2015
Aromat głůwnie słodowy, po ogrzaniu lekki kwaśny. W smaku nic kompletnie się nie dzieje, niska, tępa, goryczka z posmakami kwasu izowalerianowego.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ambro206 (273) - ITALY - FEB 15, 2015
Fullerís e le sue ricette rodate funzionano bene, anche se in questo caso non stupiscono Una IPA in vero stile inglese, color ambrato scarico, non esageratamente profumata, dalle note di caramello e miele con finale giustamente amaro, speziato ed erbaceo. Piacevole, non troppo carbonata, corpo medio. Buona birra.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
torleifm (18) - NORWAY - FEB 13, 2015
Ravfarget med hvitt, holdbart skum. Fin humlearoma med engelsk humle, ellers noe svakt maltpreg med karamelltoner i aromaen. Lettdrikkelig. Fin balanse malt vs bitterhet. Litt metallisk ved oppvarming. Litt mye CO2.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Brewhemia (74) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - FEB 6, 2015
I wanted to taste an original India Pale Ale from the mother country, and I thought it would be plainer tasting than the Americam and Danish varriations and less hoppy. But I actually think itís pretty good and well hopped. So kudos to the old country! I tasted the bottle conditioned one by the way. The one called "Fullers India Pale Ale".

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Iznogud (1549) - CROATIA - FEB 3, 2015
Bottle, 500 ml from Pivoljub, Ljubljana. Shared with Miro. Pours orange, white head. Citrus and pine. Dry and slightly metallic finish. Medium bodied.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
jbruner (2985) - Athens, Georgia, USA - FEB 1, 2015
Bottle gushed when opened, pours a hazy hazy golden orange with fluffy white head that leaves good lace. Aroma of apple sweet fruit over sought earth and pale malts. Taste is more balanced, but still really sweet and toward the apple. Meh.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ManVsBeer (5968) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 28, 2015
Bottle from Booths, Media City. Slightly hazy golden-amber in colour, with a few bubbles for a head. Has a lovely light hoppy and fruity texture and taste for a beer that is over 5%, and plenty of nose in this respect too.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
jpkeskinen (383) - FINLAND - JAN 17, 2015
Drank as a cask. Nice, smooth and not that strong. Something you would expect at a British pub.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dnicolaescu (1320) - Chișinău, MOLDOVA - JAN 15, 2015
BOTTLE 50 CL as ĒFullerís India Pale AleĒ (Bottle Conditioned) at 5,3%. The aroma is sweet fruit/marmalade and light zesty hops. The flavour is also fruity sweetness and hops, with medicinal notes and aspirin-like bitter finish. Not bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
NancyBoyDIY (5) - London, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 10, 2015 does not count
A potentially divisive beer. There is no denying its charms: crisp and finite after-taste, wonderful hue, clear bitterness and hoppy attack. Is there anything that tips it into greatness, though? The juryís out. It is difficult to fault it in any area, but how does it stand against the true greats? Perhaps with a louder voice, it could really contend, but, one canít help but feel, work may still need to be done. Enjoy with your family, friends and most certainly on your own. Donít shy away from making this a staple of future sessions.

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