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

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RATINGS: 35   MEAN: 2.79/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.78   EST. CALORIES: 117   ABV: 3.9%
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Cask; Regular.
A beer with a flowerly, hoppy and fruity nose, although malt is never far away. Fruity hop is evident in the taste and there is a consistent bitterness.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ungstrup (29849) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - OCT 17, 2005
[Cask at Oliver Twist, Stockholm] A hazy orange beer with a thin lazing beige head. The aroma is sweet and OK hoppy, combined with light caramel notes. The flavor is sweet malty with primary notes of caramel. The mouthfeel is very smooth.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
cgarvieuk (15170) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 7, 2010
cask at cloisters ... copper bubbly head ... sweet hop nose ... dry musty hop ... little fruits ... little berry .

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Oakes (12789) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 23, 2002
Amber; fruity character w/some diacetyl; quenching until I get this odd hint of rotting oranges that puts me off.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
imdownthepub (10650) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 27, 2003
Cask Conditioned at The Bridge, Calver, Derbys. Pale amber with lastin head. Aromatic hoppy bitter, with some fruitiness. Refreshing lasting finish, quite decent session beer.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DJMonarch (9160) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - FEB 4, 2006
Cask Handpump at the Borough Arms, Crewe 17/06/2001 Amber coloured. Slightly pale.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
maeib (8750) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - JAN 11, 2009
Cask conditioned - handpump - Malt Shovel Northampton A copper coloured beer with a thin white head. A fruity aroma with hints of dishwater. Sulphur and fruit in the mouth. House issues.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
leaparsons (8323) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - JUN 28, 2004
Redish bronze in colour with a creamy head. Aromas are light malts with some hops spiciness. Flavours are lightly fruity malts with a light level of hopping. Merely OK.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Fin (7691) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 4, 2007
Cask at the Red Lion, Northmoor, Oxon, leg three of the Thames Tipple Poured mid amber, some sweetness on the nose but little else. The taste was quite plain, reasonable bitterness underpinned with some sweet malts

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
chriso (7428) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 10, 2004
A reliable, if unspectacular session bitter with malt, hops, fruit and bitterness in quite well balanced proportions. Cask (handpump), The Peacock, Lincoln.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
olio (6521) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 16, 2011
Cask @ The Three Stags, London
Rated on 20110720
Pours clear amber with small white head. Aroma is biscuits, fruits, honey and some hops. Flavour is caramel, fruits and a bit honey. Not the best of bitters.
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