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Hobsons Manor Ale

Brewed by Hobsons
Style: Bitter
Cleobury Mortimer, England
Serve in English pint


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RATINGS: 89   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2/5   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
Cask & bottle conditioned.
Brewed using Maris Otter Pale Ale Malt, Roasted Crystal Malt, Hobsons Yeast ans finished with Worcestershire Challenger and Golding Hops. Special brewed by Hobsons for the Severn Vally Railway. This beer contains Hobsons unique yeast sediment and should be poured carefully to avoid disturbing the sediment. Best stored at cellar temperature 10 - 12 degrees centigrade and enjoyed at lesuire.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
dchad56 (369) - - MAY 1, 2016
Bottle - clear golden with not a full head. Slightly citrus tasting with bitter finish. Easy on tongue and in mouth. Ok.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
bnwokedi89 (106) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - DEC 26, 2015
Considered a great taste 2015 winner, Manor Ale is an interesting blend of an IPA and an Amber Ale. And when you break it down it starts Amber Ale but finishes IPA. The first thing you notice about this beer is the hops bitter finish. The next thing that stands out to me is the overall thickness of this beer. From a flavor standpoint, it's hard to put your finger on it but this beer bounces around the bitter and sweet parameter. On the bitter scale, it's a 4/5. On the sweet scale it's a 3/5. Worth the taste and try! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mtnw (63) - POLAND - SEP 12, 2015
Bottle 500ml. Big white head with nice thick lacing after while. Cloudy - some ’crumbs were floating near bottle’s bottom, tried to not pour them but after all its far from clear. Both aroma and taste is little caramel/roasty - in line with hops reminds classic stouts. Session, ok beer - but nothing more.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AshtonMcCobb (5382) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 13, 2015
Bottle thanks to allmyvinyl. Appearance - golden with a generous fluffy head. Nose - shortbread and lemon. Taste - dry biscuits, toffee, decent lemon zip on the finish. Everything quite well integrated. Palate - light to medium bodied with a creamy texture and a long dry finish. Overall - yeah, enjoyed this.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
allmyvinyl (9562) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 5, 2015
500ml bottle from the brewery online shop. Pours clear amber, short-lived white head. Aromas of lime, floral hops, light white sugar. Taste is light bitter, faint malt. Quaffable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Vighals (3256) - Sørumsand, NORWAY - MAR 28, 2015
Gulbrun noe tåkete med fingerhøyt hvitt skum. Sitron, honning og kornlukt. Syrligbitter smak, litt mot saisonsmak. Mye kullsyre.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
solidfunk (7701) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - MAR 22, 2015
Easy drinking bitter that’s well rounded and easy for the style. Pours hazy amber with OK head and lacing. Light bitter finish. Good barley profile. Cask at rustic ballston.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
anders37 (23363) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAR 22, 2015
Bottle. Pours a pale amber color with a small white head. Has a fruity malty caramel aroma. Fruity malty caramel flavor with weak hoppy hints. Has a fruity malty caramel finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cunningham (7055) - Halden, NORWAY - MAR 4, 2015
Clear amber-ish color with a fine off white head. Nice lacing. Nutty and flowery aroma. Medium (-) body. Moderate sweet and an ok bitterness. Average carbonation. Bready, nutty, mild fruity and flowery flavor. Nice ale at 4.2%
[Bottle from Oddbins at London Bridge in London, England]

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jbruner (4115) - Marietta, Georgia, USA - MAR 3, 2015
Cask sampled at ACAT 2015. Pours a hazy golden orange with fluffy white head that lasts. Aroma and taste of bready biscuit malt and slight floral notes. Nothing to shake your tits at.

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