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Hadrian & Border Janus

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Formerly brewed at Hadrian & Border (Alnwick Ales)
Style: Bitter
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 6   MEAN: 3.18/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.96   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Occasional.
Originally part of the Border Brewery Mythic Beers series. Has reappeared following the formation of the new company in 2000. Last seen January 2008.


2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
mr_h (2444) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - FEB 12, 2014
Cask by hand-pump at Cask & Barrel, Edinburgh - clear deep golden amber, small creamy white head, weak hay, malty aroma, intermittent lacing, earthy, malty, creamy texture, bitter, prolonged bitter finish

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
harrisoni (12674) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - FEB 5, 2008
Cask conditioned handpull at Market Porter, Borough Market. Yeasty golden beer. Good condition, very yeasty. It’s alright, nice character, some citrus hop sting on finish. But it is yeasty.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Carlus12 (361) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 31, 2008
Cask@ Market Porter, Borough. Colour is golden with thin head. Aroma hoppy, grassy, citrus like, sulphur. Taste is heavily hopped, some spicyness, malty. Dry hoppy finish. Not bad.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DownsouthGav (601) - Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 31, 2008
Cask @ Market Porter, Borough, London. Sulphur, egg, malt and hops in the nose. Pours a clear honey coloured beer. Soft mouth feel. Taste is malty, hoppy, some pepper quite tasty albeit some cloying.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DonMagi (5596) - bantervile, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 16, 2007
Somethign wasnt quite right here, i think i got the last of the barrel in saying that. Aroma of pale biscuit malts, grassy hops. Taste has more citrus hops, but some yeasty character wasnt making it too great.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
GarethYoung (1109) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - JAN 14, 2007
[Cask from The Three Judges] Floral, citric hop aroma, bready, some cookie dough. Light malty body with a dry hop bite in the finish.


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