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Holts Maplemoon (Bottle)

Brewed by Joseph Holt
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Manchester, England
Serve in English pint


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RATINGS: 123   WEIGHTED AVG: 3/5   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
Bottle; Pasteurised.
Ingredients: Amber malts, Cascade hops, Maple.
Finalist at Tesco Beer Challenge 2005.
Silver Medal winner in the International Brewing Awards, Maplemoon is brewed using unique subtle maple flavouring. A lighter more malty ale, this is a perfect accompaniment to spicy foods.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
wekker84 (2200) - etten-leur, NETHERLANDS - AUG 6, 2016
bottle a golden yellow colored beer with a white head aroma malts citrus fruits and hop flavor malts citrus spicy some caramel en hops

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
nihtila (2927) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 5, 2016
Bottle from.. maybe Asda. Clear amber. Nose is very sweet, toffee, maple syrup. Taste is caramel, maple, light nuts and red fruits light bitter. Decent supermarket beer.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Hippoman (646) - Durham, ENGLAND - MAR 23, 2016
500ml Bottle from Lidl, Langley Moor. This has a strange, very pinkish, red-brown hue with moderate carbonation driving a loose, off-white head that diminishes very quickly leaving the beer look a little flat. The nose is equally unappealing with sickly overripe notes jarring with vinegar and making me fear that this would be a shocker. Fortunately the taste is better, with soft, doughy malts prominent and as promised some maple syrup flavours on a dry finish. It’s full and just a little lively on the palate. I had this while eating dinner; its slight stodginess definitely complements food.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
lokis333 (406) - Biržai, LITHUANIA - FEB 28, 2016
Clear deep amber color with small off white foam. Aroma of malt and bit caramely, quite weak and sweet, typical for a bitter. Palate, Medium body with thickish oily texture leaving calamel malt finish. Taste, Lightly bitter, malty, oily and nutty but quite simple. Overall, As a bitter it is quite nice full body and full flavour but quite typical.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AshtonMcCobb (5334) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 15, 2016
Bottle. Appearance - deep amber with a red hue. A decent head. Nose - maple, as well as usual toffee. Taste - more toffee, light nuttiness, maple I suppose. Palate - close to medium bodied with a rich creamy middle section and a finish which could be a little cleaner, to be honest. Overall - a decent ESB but I’d like more clean biscuit notes on the finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
dchad56 (369) - - NOV 17, 2015
Bottle - clear sparkling amber with large frothy head. Hoppy aroma - ok on tongue/ in mouth. Slightly sweet, malty with bitter finish. Enjoyed.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Pyobon (1311) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - OCT 4, 2015
(Bottle) Clear coppery amber with almost no head. Pleasant but subtle light toffee aroma. Medium body with good carbonation. Nice taste - rich and sweet with toffee malt flavours and distinct maple notes with some slight tangy and bitter balance. Good beer with maple present but not overwhelming. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
evitzius (21) - - SEP 24, 2015
Barwa karmelowa, goryczka zmieszana ze s?odycza. Dobre .....degusowane 25.09.2015.

---Rated via Beer Buddy for Android

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SarkyNorthener (4128) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - SEP 12, 2015
Bottle from lidl, wednesbury. Amber beer with small residual head. Aroma of caramel and malts. Taste is malts, some sweetness that could be maple syrup but since I have never had it, I can’t be sure and some mold hop bitterness. Ok.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
AtronSeige (1285) - Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA - SEP 5, 2015
Aroma: Medium-high toffee, floral, Appearance: Brilliant copper body. Small, tan head, low retention. Flavour: Medium floral, medium-high bitterness. Light malty sweetness. Dry finish with lingering floral and light bitterness. Mouthfeel: Medium-light body. Medium-high carbonation. Carbonic sting. Overall: Carbonation is a big problem. The flavours are great though. 500 ml bottle, poured. 8C. Extra Special/Strong Bitter (English Pale Ale)

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