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Brewed by Green Jack
Style: Bitter
Lowestoft, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 50   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
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Cask: Regular. Also available bottled.
The Trawlerboys Best Bitter, is a Full-bodied and a dark copper-coloured premium bitter with chocolate, fruit, malt and hop flavours. This Best Bitter has been named after the nickname of Lowestoft Town Football Club as Green Jacks new flagship brewery is opposite Lowestoft’s Crown Meadow stadium. Trawlerboys is a more traditional style tipple appreciated by visitors and locals alike.


2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fonefan (36036) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUL 19, 2011

Bottle 500ml.

Clear light to medium amber colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly diminishing, white to off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, sweet malt, toasted - caramel. Flavour is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration, malt sweet. Body is medium, texture is watery to oily, carbonation is soft. [20110617]

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
oh6gdx (20930) - Vasa, FINLAND - JUN 26, 2011
Bottled. Amber colour, small white head. Aroma is fruits, wood, some earth and mild nutty notes. Flavour is fruits, nectar, mild sweet malts as well as some slight wooden notes.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
cgarvieuk (15170) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 12, 2011
tap at bow bar ... golden amber ... thin off white head ... sweeet mellon fruit nose ... soft light summer fruit malts ... light floral hop ... light bittter linger

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
harrisoni (14138) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - FEB 16, 2010
Cask handpull at Flower Pot, Maidstone. Amber coloured best bitter with some citrus earthy hops, ok malts but a really drying finish. Fresh in the mouth though.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Oakes (12789) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 3, 2014
Amber, bright, bubbly head. Not much aroma but a really nice creme brûlée malt, juicy hop character. Totally suffolk in character, actually, a lot like Adnams. 4 7 8 4 17 Kept going back to this one.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Leighton (11874) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 5, 2012
Cask at Craft Beer Co., London. Pours clear, amber0ruby with a fine, white foam head. Basic but rich bitter with mild dry fruits and toast. Light bodied with fine carbonation. Moderate dry and toasty leaves in the finish, some toasty sugars, faint dry orange citrus. Easy beer, good balance, good condition. No problems here.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
imdownthepub (10651) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 7, 2010
Cask conditioned at Far From the Madding Crowd, Oxford. Amber to copper with slight white head. Quite a malty, grainy bitter, just a touch on the sourish side. Some lightly perfumed hop notes, but this is dominated by the malt.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Lubiere (10461) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 17, 2013
A golden ale with a thin creamy white head. In aroma, light biscuit malt with mineral notes, light German like hops. In mouth, a light biscuit malt with grassy hops, very British, nice. On tap at Beer Culture

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Theydon_Bois (9946) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - JAN 6, 2013
Cask at the Wheathseaf, Frimley Green - 05/01/13. Dark golden with a thin off white head that retains well. Nose is light hops, malt, summer fruits. Taste is malt forward, orchard fruit, some hop presence, light grass. Medium bodied with soft carbonation leading to a bitter dry finish. Average bitter.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DJMonarch (9160) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - NOV 26, 2009
Cask Stillage from the Outside Marquee at the Prince Of Wales, Foxfield 07/11/2009 Floral hop aroma. Golden amber coloured hoppy and fruity with a crisp bitter and slightly creamy malt finish.


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