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Gadds No 5

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

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unknown

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RATINGS: 69   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.11   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask: Regular.
"Ramsgate Best Bitter" (also "Best Bitter Ale")
A complex, easy drinking best bitter using East Kent Goldings and Fuggles hops.


4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
rarbring (1854) - Linköping, SWEDEN - JUL 20, 2015
Overall: Smooth, dark bread, red apples.
Note: Cask at Oliver Twist. Reviewed 2015-07-20.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (19478) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUL 13, 2015
Cask @ Oliver Twist, Stockholm. Pours a Pale amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty caramel hoppy aroma. Fruity malty citrus hoppy caramel flavor. has a fruity malty caramel citrus hoppy finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Benzai (10606) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - MAY 12, 2015
Bottle @ weekly tasting shared with Thompson and Niilstrong. amber color, small off-white head. Smell and taste malts, a hint of toffee, slightly sweetish in the distance, naturally mostly bitter. Decent body and carbonation. Not bad at all.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
gegwilson (2180) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - APR 12, 2015
Cask in the Firehouse, Sowerby Bridge. Pours amber with a cream head. Light malty aroma. The flavour is nutty malt with a clean bitter finish. Nothing spectacular, but a well made bitter.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sdmmb (1291) - USA - MAR 4, 2015
Drunk from 50cl bottle bought at EU bottle shop in Belgium. Very drinkable bitter ale. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
markextrae (2183) - NETHERLANDS - MAR 3, 2015
sample from 50cl bottle. poured a amber colour with a off white head. dark burned sugar, caramel, herbal notes, bitter hops, soap, hay, grapefruit, bitter aftertaste

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jookos (3602) - FINLAND - SEP 20, 2014
Cask@bd. Amber reddish. Caramels, roasted toffee, some raisins on nose. Sweetish body, lots of dark caramels. Nice, not overly sweet.

-- bb

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Hermod (4449) - Vantaa, FINLAND - SEP 20, 2014
Cask @ Black Door. Deep amber, thick creamy white head. Toasted malty, leathery, dark fruity notes. Flavor has citrus, malt, floral notes. Basic.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
renffisch (869) - london, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 30, 2014
Gravicask at Beer at the River 14. Dark amber colour, thin rim. Farmyardy nose with hint of honied leather. Fine carbonation, mouthwatering. Honied musky flavour. Easy finish, bit strong for a session but very quaffable

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
eastkenttom (107) - herne bay, Kent, ENGLAND - AUG 6, 2014
A fine bitter for my taste. A local brewery to me and this is my fave of their brews. Top marks. Often drink a few bottles and savour the taste. Love the toffee notes.


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