Brewed by Fullerís
Style: English Strong Ale
London, England


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RATINGS: 130   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39/5   SEASONAL: Series   EST. CALORIES: 219   ABV: 7.3%
Bottled, special.
1966 Strong Ale, the fourth in the series, is a bottle conditioned ale brewed to a strong ale recipe from 1966 when it was drunk during the celebration of Englandís victory in the World Cup. This warming, dark ruby ale has a rich rounded flavour with notes of plum and a velvety warm caramel finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hawanna (2878) - Freising, GERMANY - NOV 6, 2014
0,5 l bottle red-brown, clear, minimal head, tan foam, caramel, dried fruits, cereal, floral, medium sweetness, lightly bitter, medium body, oily feel, average carbonation, long finish,

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Fukito (991) - Santiago, CHILE - OCT 18, 2014
Nice clear ruby with a medium white heas that diminishes to a rim. Aroma is burnt caramel toffee and ripe fruit. Flavor is sweet with caramel notes and a bittersweet finish. Medium to heavy palate, warmung. Nice to read a book!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MiP (14656) - SÝnderborg, DENMARK - OCT 7, 2014
Bottle, 7.3%. Weak fruity aroma. Seemingly clear chestnut colour. Small off-white head. The flavour is sweet and fruity with a slightly spicy finish. The aftertaste is quite bitter and the finish is a little watery for the ABV.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
The_Osprey (4850) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 21, 2014
Cold bottle at the White Horse, Richmond. Dark orange / red, small white head. Aroma is light toffee. Body is medium, low carbonation, not foamy. Taste is liquorice, molasses, treacle. Decent enough.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
gopherfan99 (1132) - CROATIA - SEP 9, 2014
Bottle; dark amber almost a copper color pour with a thin off white head; aroma is malt with fruit and caramel; taste is sweet with malt, fruit, and caramel; very light bitter semi-dry hop finish; nice beer

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BlackHaddock (5387) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - SEP 1, 2014
500ml bottle shared with the wife on 30th Aug 2014, drank in The Old Joint Stock, Birmingham. Really enjoyed this semi-sweet malty brew and re-living 1966 again (was too young to drink then though). Lovely colour and texture, deep, dark amber, off-white crown and a smooth feel throughout the drink. Malty molasses vie with a mixed bag of dark fruits in both the nose and taste, the alcohol well hidden within the flavours. A very good beer and one i would gladly have again and again.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
BitchPls (683) - FINLAND - JUL 30, 2014
Deep amber / red beer with a beige head. Color looks great. Caramel and sweet bread on the nose. Medium body. Medium carbonation. Lots of caramel and sweet malts with balanced bitterness. Tastes really great.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
VastActiv (4469) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - JUL 29, 2014
Bottle 0.5 from local Alko, Helsinki. BBE 31 DEC 16. Colour is brown with brownish white head. Aromas and flavours: Dark fruits, plums, chocolate, sweetness, caramel, some hints of alcohol and malts.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
dEnk (4200) - Den Haag, NETHERLANDS - JUL 19, 2014
Bottle @ tasting. Aroma is caramel, malty bready notes. Flavour is caramel, fruity esters, some yeast, very nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TBone (14894) - Pori, FINLAND - JUL 14, 2014
Bottle at Oak Barrel, HEL. Dark nut brown color, steady beige head. Nutty aroma has caramel and alcohol. Medium-bodied. Caramelly, some chocolate and nutty maltyness. Light alcoholic kick. Fullers house flavors lurking. Sweetish.

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