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Greene King Abbot Ale (Filtered)

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Brewed by Greene King
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Bury St. Edmunds, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 935   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
500ml bottles and 440/500ml cans: Filtered. Also available in kegs under nitro pressure.
Ingredients: Pale, Crystal and Amber malts; First Gold, Challenger and Fuggles hops - late-hopped with Fuggles.
First brewed in the 1950s.
Bottles have been sterile filtered since May 2006.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
christhoel (21) - chesterfield, Derbyshire, ENGLAND - JUL 17, 2014
A nice dark colour kind of bitter colour. Off white heads a nice taste no pungent after taste a good all year round beer . Very good Greene king do good beer

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
KrOliK (12) - - JUL 16, 2014
Amber color. White medium head that disappears quickly. Aroma: malts, toffee, caramel, little flowers. Taste: malts, caramel, sugar. Soft bitter finish and sweetness.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
AtronSeige (530) - Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA - JUL 16, 2014
Aroma: Malt: Medium, Caramel, biscuit, bready. Hops: Medium, Earthy, woody. Light fruity, No DMS, No Diecetyl. Appearance: Clear copper body. Medium off-white head. Good retention. Flavour: Malt: Bready, caramel. Hops: earthy, fruity. Balance: Medium. Dry finish. Medium-light sweetness, medium-high bitterness. Not harsh. No DMS, no diecetyl. Lingering bitterness. Mouthfeel: Dry finish. Light body. Medium carbonation, creamy. Overall: An easy drinking bitter beer. Enjoyable. Good balance. 500 ml bottle, poured. Thanks Andre! 8C. Extra Special/Strong Bitter (English Pale Ale)

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tom303 (82) - Northumberland, ENGLAND - JUL 9, 2014
Pours deep amber Brown, thinnish tanned head. aroma of toffee malts and hint of fruit. Taste strong biscuit malt backbone nice slight fruiy bitter balance. Tasty

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
hohops (226) - Kent, ENGLAND - JUL 9, 2014
Appearance is a very clear amber, an off-white foamy head which clings to the glass. Aroma- lots of raisin, caramel, toffee, malts, a bit of wheat. Taste- smooth, an understated bitterness, lots of caramel, big maltiness, quite a long finish with chewy toffee and some dark fruits in the background. Nice.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Derbeth (278) - Kraków, POLAND - JUL 8, 2014
Dark amber colour, medium head that disappears quickly, virtually no lacing. Aroma: floral, bread, caramel, herbs, alcohol. Light bitterness, light sweetness. Medium body, soft carbonation. Good.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
djoeye (1230) - Tromsř, NORWAY - JUL 6, 2014
Light beige 1-finger head, clear amber body. Aroma; buttery malts, wort, more malts, toffee, caramel, flowers, meadowsweet. Taste; malts, butter, caramel, dark bread, sugar juice, grains, hops. Palate normal. Finishes normal lingering, bread n malts, some grains n hops still alive. Just a nice brew. [50cl can, abv5%, B@Systembolaget, T@Middelfart Fyn DK]

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
BeerBoom (91) - POLAND - JUL 5, 2014
Bottle. Nice but unstable, white head. Low carbonation and bitterness. Aroma is sweet with malty notes. In taste is very sweet and watery.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
gyllenbock (4433) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - JUL 5, 2014
Can from Systembolaget. Clear copper with a medium head. Aroma and taste of malt, caramel, grass and fruit. Also some medicine. The finish was on the bitter side. A bit boring to be honest.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
terefere (202) - Warsaw, POLAND - JUL 5, 2014
Bottle. Pours amber, clear, small head. Aroma: fruits, some yeast, malt, butterscotch. Taste: caramel, fruits, malt, hops.


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