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Brewed by Great Orme
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Colwyn Bay, Wales
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 64   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.93/5   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Also available bottled.
Formerly known as Three Feathers and brewed at 5.0%.

Strength is well disguised by the perfectly balanced hop bitterness and sweet malt making it very drinkable and bursting with flavour.


2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
anders37 (22493) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 9, 2010
Bottle. Pours a pale amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty caramel aroma. Sweetish malty caramel flavor. Has a sweetish malty caramel finish.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
KimJohansen (10411) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - AUG 15, 2010
Clear amber with a medium beige head. Aroma had toasted malt, caramel and floral hops. Fairly dry flavor with toasted malt, caramel and floral hops. Finished dry and slightly bitter.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DruncanVeasey (7999) - NUNEATON, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - MAR 7, 2010
Bottle from Conwy Fine Wines. Shining bronze with a white halo and spots of lace. Lovely stewed aroma juggling rhubarb, blackberry, conifer and shortbread dunked in Darjeeling. Surprising, off-beam bottled effort slipping down like cream with an engaging interplay of fresh nettley hop, cinder toffee, well-squeezed leaf tea, fruit crumble and Allsorts. Interesting.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
chriso (7513) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 13, 2010
Cask (gravity dispense) at Battersea Beer Festival, 11 February 2010. This seems to be the same beers as Three Feathers. The descriptions are identical. Seems like Great Orme has recently undertaken a re-branding exercise. Dark amber colour. Thin, loose head. Decent condition. Also slightly under-brewed, clammy malt aroma. Sweetish initially on the palate with a developing chalky bitterness to go with the fruity malt.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Madsnp (933) - DENMARK - JUL 5, 2009
Bottle@YNWA, Kolding. Pours slight hazy golden with a small egg white head. Aromas of malt, honey and caramel. Flavour of cereal, caramel, sweet malt and mild hops.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Christian (12619) - Odense, DENMARK - JUN 25, 2009
Cloudy orange with chunks. Small white head. Sweet, caramel and fruity aroma. Sweet and fruity flavour, medium hoppy.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Skinnyviking (8630) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 23, 2009
Bottle. Low and quickly disappearing white fluffy head. Dark orange body. Fruity caramel honey aroma. Very sweet fruity caramel honey flavor. Low carbonation. Short sweet aftertaste.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dedollewaitor (15433) - Odense, DENMARK - JUN 22, 2009
50cl bottle @ YNWA. Cloudy amber with sediments floating and a off white head. Rubber, grain, hay, wood and hops. Medium bodied. Quite hoppy and though it has some off flavors its actually pleasant. Ends dry and bitter.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
imdownthepub (12909) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 20, 2009
Cask conditioned at The Royal Oak, Bath. Copper with white head. Big fruity beer with fruit pastel hints, there are notes of mango with caramel / toffee overtones. Pretty decent.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
downender (7795) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - MAY 17, 2009
Cask-conditioned at the Bag O’Nails, Bristol 17/05/09. Reddish-amber in colour with a slight, off-white head. Aroma of caramel and red fruit. Flavour was sweet, with plenty of butterscotch and a short bitter finish. Ok.


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