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Hawkshead Red (Bottle)

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Brewed by Hawkshead
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Staveley, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 54   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13/5   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Pasteurised bottle.
Note: The cask version has a separate listing.

Deep red in colour, rich, malty and dry. A more robust version of the Best Bitter.


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
allmyvinyl (9421) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 28, 2016
UPDATED: JUL 28, 2016 Bottle at home. 4.2%. Pours clear red brown with no head. Aromas of caramel, light fruit, light chocolate. Taste is more of the same, more toffee. A little thin on the finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Rasmus40 (17526) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUN 10, 2016
Bottle from Alesbymail. Clear brown with an off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel and fruity. Flavor is medium sweet and light bitter. Sweet and light bitter finish. 100616

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (22977) - Malmö, SWEDEN - APR 13, 2016
Bottle. Pours a slightly hazy pale amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty spicy caramel aroma. Fruity malty caramel bitter flavor. Has a fruity malty caramel bitter finish.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
TBone (16159) - Pori, FINLAND - APR 9, 2016
Bottled 500ml (AbM, ABV 4.2%)
Clear ruby color, small white head. Light malts and caramel in the nose. Light-bodied. Maltys, English earthy hops, nutty notes. Light lingering hoppyness in the aftertaste. Clean English bitter but not much else.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ungstrup (34308) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - MAR 12, 2016
Bottled. An amber beer with a yellowish head. The arom has notes of malt and caramel. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, caramel, metal, Nd. Bread, leading to a bitter finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
madsberg (11369) - Søborg, DENMARK - MAR 11, 2016
Bottled. Reddish amber colorued. Unclear. Dense off white head. Aroma. Fruits, spice, flowers. Flavour. Herbs, sweetness, fruits. Medium bodied. Ends sweet and fruity.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Borup (11604) - Albertslund, DENMARK - MAR 11, 2016
50 cl. bottle. Hazy dark amber colour with an off-white head. Aroma and flavour of malt, hops, fruit, caramel and spice.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Desverger (8293) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAR 11, 2016
Bottle@Yesprs - Red Amber pour with white head. Aroma and taste is sweet malty with notes of caramel, herbal hoppy notes, sweet into the finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (40417) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAR 11, 2016
50 cL bottle. Pours clear and golden amber with a small white head. Aroma is toasted malty and light breadish. Sweet and toasted malty. Breadish and caramelish. Toasted dark malty. Bitter and toasted finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mr_Pink_152 (3700) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - NOV 14, 2015
Bottle from Tesco. Ruby red colour with a light ran head. Aroma is mainly toffee and this dominates the taste too. Ok but a touch sweet.


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