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Hogs Back TEA

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Brewed by Hogs Back
Style: Bitter
Farnham, England
Serve in English pint

bottled
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RATINGS: 322   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.95   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask: Regular. Also available bottle conditioned.
Our ’Best Bitter’ the flagship of Hogs Back beers. Winner of many awards including Champion Best Bitter at the CAMRA Great British Beer Festival at Olympia. A pale brown malty bitter with a hoppy & slightly fruity aroma. A well crafted bitter sweet beer with a long dry finish. A classic Best Bitter.
Ingredients: Maris Otter pale malt, crystal malt. Fuggles and Goldings hops.


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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Gorm (1802) - Sandnes, NORWAY - SEP 1, 2015
Klar amber farve med lys beige skum. Lukt av frukt, karamell, malt og humle. Smak av frukt, karamell, malt og humle. Fruktig bitter avslutning. Det Gode Brygg.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Skinnyviking (7905) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 14, 2015
Cask at the GBBF 2015. High creamy lasting off-white head. Clear dark brown body. Mild sweet fruity aroma. Somewhat muddled malt vedgetable herbal flavor with little hops bitterness, low carbonation and a short finish.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
nilsas (2441) - Bryne, NORWAY - AUG 10, 2015

Lukt: Bitter duft av frukter.
Utseende: Mørk gyllen honning farge.
Skum/kullsyre: Tynt skum.
Smak: Fruktig smak med en liten bitter avslutning.
Hvor: Kjøpt@Det Gode Brygg, Sandnes, Nydt@Hjemme med Gorm.
Medium: Flaske@500ml, ABV@4,2%, Når@10.08.2018
Kommentar: Et godt, leskende og greit øl.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
uckelman (404) - Durham, ENGLAND - JUL 8, 2015
Pours orange-amber, slightly hazy. Head dissipates quickly. Aroma is reminiscent of mowed lawn and Christmas spices. Medium-light body. Not much aftertaste.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
culchiem (3050) - Berlin, GERMANY - JUN 11, 2015
Bottle. Clean caramel with a thin head. Aroma of honey and bread. Flavour has zesty citrus, sweet malt, very dry finish.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
redders1974 (399) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - MAY 29, 2015
Decent bitter bottle at home standard bitter get an extra marks for nice mouth feel and lasting resinous finish decent sessionable ale.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Vladivostok (332) - Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - MAY 25, 2015
Mid-dark amber with a gentle aroma of English hops. Flavour is largely of toffee and is actually quite sweet. Medium bitter finish. Probably not a beer you could drink huge quantities of but fine in ones and twos.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
edsspoon (776) - Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - MAY 5, 2015
Bottle - dark amber with a nice beige head. Good retention, good lacing. Aroma of caramel, orange and rose petals with hints of cinnamon. Taste of caramel, earth, grass and orange with a light bitterness to finish. Medium, dry body with low carbonation. Alright.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
canddw (51) - - MAY 3, 2015
Bottle. Pours amber with a thin foamy head and average carbonation. Aroma is light and gently fruity with hints of orange, lemon. Taste has zesty orange, maple syrup, lightly malty with a light, dry bitter finish. Nice smooth, oily palate. Prefer the cask but pretty good.

-- rated with beerbasher/winphone

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
StilleStorm (1116) - Stavanger, NORWAY - MAY 2, 2015
DAA; Bottle 500ml. Pours moderate, hazy cobber with a moderate lacing and lasting, frothy off-white head. Nose is moderate, malt, honey bread, grass, light citric and spice. Taste is medium sweet and bitter with a somewhat lasting, pepper spice finish. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.


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