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


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Cask and bottle conditioned: Regular.
"Strong Pale Ale" (also "Ramsgate Pale Ale")
Ingredients: Water; Malted barley; Malted wheat; Goldings and Fuggles hops; Brewer’s yeast.
"A light and refreshing, full strength pale ale. Brewed with great TLC by Eddie & Lois Gadd."

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (36929) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 2, 2010

Cask (handpump) @ The Grove, 2 Spring Grove Street, West Yorkshire, Huddersfield, England HD1 4BP.

Clear medium yellow color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, white to off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, light to moderate hoppy. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20100119]

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (33244) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - AUG 25, 2010
50 cL bottle. Pours cloudy yellow with a huge white head. Aroma is mild hoppy and vague grassy to citrusy. Citrusy and mild peachy. Lingering fruity and light citrusy and peachy. Medium dry and peachy finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (29988) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - AUG 25, 2010
Bottled. A light golden beer with a huge white head. The aroma has notes straw, malt, and hops. The flavor is sweet with notes caramel, hops, and hops, leading to bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
KimJohansen (10349) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - AUG 25, 2010
Cloudy golden with a medium to large off white head. Hoppy nose with malty and florasl notes. Flavor was quite hoppy with pine, grapefruit and pale malt. Finished dry and bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
sm89walt (1783) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - MAR 22, 2010
Cask - Artillery Arms, Ramsgate. Poured a dark golden colour with a small, dispering white head. Subtle peachy note with orange and caramel aromas. More creamy, light notes of peach came through on the tongue finishing with a lasting pithy bitterness. Soft mouthfeel with low carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ober (2812) - Bommelerwaard, NETHERLANDS - SEP 28, 2009
A little hazy yellow/golden beer, with a thick foamy white head. The aroma of malts and fruits like citrus, with bitter hops. Some sweets. The taste is bitter dry with fruits and yeast. The aftertaste is dry and bittersweet.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
imdownthepub (10870) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - JUL 13, 2009
Cask conditioned at The Bell & Crown, Canterbury. Pale gold with white head. Quite a honeyed flavour in a yeasty, malty bitter, low on bitterness though. What made it was the pub and sitting out the front enjoying the atmosphere, an absolute belter and I was going to give it a miss because I found it on BITE not in the GBG, just goes to show.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MoritzF (8644) - Bochum, GERMANY - JAN 19, 2009
[bottle] Hazy, murky orange coloured effervescent hue with a big and stable blond foamy head. Fresh floral and citrus-fruity hoppy aroma with a well-blended pale malty sweetness. Bitter flavour, light to medium bodied with a lively carbonation. Slightly yeasty and fruity pale malty taste with a dry, moderately bitter and quite short finish which has a light but still aromatic flowery hops character [07.I.09].

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
HarryFlashman (469) - Chatham, Kent, ENGLAND - DEC 5, 2008
I thought this was shit, but the ratings are high. Maybe I got a bad bottle or I just dont get it. I found it flat and dirty. I didnt get the hops coming through, just a dirty, sickly mess.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
goozen (3138) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - NOV 29, 2008
Bottle 0,5ltr: I like this English ESB-beer style, an amber coloured beer with an hoppy taste and a hoppy fruity finish.

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