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Brewed by Greene King
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Bury St. Edmunds, England

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RATINGS: 171   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.92/5   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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Inspired by bold American IPAs and named after the American jazz legend Charlie ‘Bird’ Parker. Full of hops with a lasting fruity flavour.


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
lokis333 (278) - Bir˛ai, LITHUANIA - APR 18, 2016
Deep gold color with very slight off white head. Aromas more on fruity side including hoppy aromas with slight notes of honey. Palate, Medium/full body with hop biting dryish texture and finish. Taste is bit hop bitter. Overall okay, bit bitter and dry but still lacking something. Overall, okay beer. After trying all from this seiries turns out the lager was the best one.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
esp0r (2625) - NORWAY - MAR 19, 2016
Bottle enjoyed at home
Copper clear, thick beige head. Smell of toffee, citrus, earthy and spicy hops. Moderate sweet, alot of toffee, fruity, yeast influence, moderat bitter, earthy hops. All in all a bit boring

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Sjohnh (640) - Coventry, West Midlands, ENGLAND - FEB 7, 2016
Light gold colour, bit of white head. Light to medium body, good carb. Plenty of caramel and honey, and English hops, which are a touch harsh at the end.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Piw (689) - Rüsselsheim, GERMANY - JAN 10, 2016
330ml Flasche. Klar und golden. Kleine Schaumkrone. Angenehmes Citrusaroma. Voller Körper. Bitter. Leicht trocken.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jackafholmes (944) - - JAN 9, 2016
Bottle for Xmas. Clear dark gold, small white head. Aroma is bready and malty. Taste is sweet and savoury. Medium body with a bit of oil and mild carbonation. Good stuff.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SangreSani (394) - Głowienka, POLAND - JAN 2, 2016
Sparkling clear, gold colored beer with small head. In aroma there’s strong smell of tropical fruits. Very good taste full of bitterness, balanced with optimal amount of sweetness. Light to medium body, medium to high carbonation. Smooth. Surprisingly good beer.

3.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
doncho11 (35) - - DEC 22, 2015
Beitifully citrussy on the nose. More like a fresh hoppy lager than an IPA. Super refreshing

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
nazzty (1182) - Ödåkra - Helsingborg, SWEDEN - DEC 21, 2015
The aroma is fruity and fresh, but unfortunately the taste does not live up to that with some unbalanced sour flavors and a thin body that leaves an insignificant impression.

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
indrekr (307) - ESTONIA - DEC 20, 2015
Aroma: nice fruity aroma, multifruit. Bread, wheat, honey. Appearance: golden, orange, clear, minimal head. white foam. Taste: light sweetness, medium bitterness, lightly sour. Palate: medium body, thin feel, average carbonation, bitter, relatively long finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fiulijn (17990) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - DEC 20, 2015
Dark blond color, clean. Delicate malt aroma, toffee, very light manure. Dry mouthfeel; good combination of toffeeish malts, English hops, English yeast, a bit leafy and grassy, with robust final bitterness.
Very nice, clean, above expectations.\


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