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Hop Kettle North Wall Bitter

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Brewed by Hop Kettle
Style: Bitter
Swindon, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 20   MEAN: 3.22/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17/5   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask & bottled conditioned; Regular.
ABV has varied between 4.2% and 4.4%.

Full bodied, nice and malty with a lingering mellow bitterness.
Ingredients: Malted barley. Wheat. Fuggles, EKG & Challenger hops.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Martinus (4438) - Baarle-Nassau, NETHERLANDS - OCT 13, 2015
Caramel colour, white head. Aroma of caramel, straw, malts. Bitter flavour, straw, malts and root vegetables. Malty finish, caramel and straw.
(from draught -cask- @ GBBF ’14, London)

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Aniela (4207) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JUN 11, 2015
From my backlogg: Sample at Great British Beer Festival 2014. Clear amber beer with an beige head. Malty fruity caramell aroma. Hoppy citrus caramell flavour.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (43533) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAY 16, 2015

Cask (handpump) @ GBBF 2014, Great British Beer Festival, London Olympia, Hammersmith Road, London, England W14 8UX.

[ As Hop Kettle North Wall Bitter ].
ABV: 4.2%. Clear medium to dark brown amber color with a small to average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting to diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, roasted, nutty, caramel. Flavor is moderate sweet and light bitter with a long duration, sweet malt, caramel - roasted - toasted, nutty notes. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft to flat. [20140812]

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beersiveknown (5001) - NORTHERN IRELAND - DEC 31, 2014
Bottle at home courtesy of dad
Dark ruby with fluffy beige head. Fruity, caramel, dry leafy bitterness, medium bodied.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
yespr (40160) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 30, 2014
From cask. Pours hazy dark brown to black with a small tan head. Aroma is roasted malty and breadish. Roasted, mild acidic. Bitter and slight herbal. Hard roasted breadish dark malty. Lasting dry, acidic and roasted.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
teorn88 (6196) - Out of the EU, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 29, 2014
Backlog rating. Bottle at Caspar tasting at Chriso’s, London. It pours a rich golden color with a small white head. Aroma has notes of grass, pine, citrus juice, light pine cones, light toffee. Taste is medium sweet and medium grassy and hoppy. Malty toffee notes, biscuit, grass, citrus, grapefruit and resinous hops. Bitter quite dry finish. Medium bodied with soft carbonation. Overall, nice bitter

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (22692) - Malmö, SWEDEN - OCT 7, 2014
Cask @ GBBF 2014. Pours a dark amber color with a longlasting off-white head. Has a fruity malty caramel aroma. Fruity malty caramel flavor with bitter hints. Fruity malty bitter caramel finish.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rlgk (18037) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 21, 2014
Sample at Great British Beer Festival 2014. Clear amber beer with a lasting beige head. Malty caramel aroma, fruity, glue, hay, some citrus. Hoppy citrus flavor, caramel, grapes, toffee, dough, some floral notes.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
madmitch76 (21733) - , Essex, ENGLAND - AUG 31, 2014
12th August 2014
GBBF Day 1. Cask. Clear deep amber beer, residual pale cream colour head. Palate is light and semi dry. Modest fine carbonation. Light dry malts with a little unsweet toffee. Bitterish dried fruits and floral flavours. Dry finish. Standard stuff but clean.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Sledutah (6973) - Utah, USA - AUG 24, 2014
Cask at GBBF
Clear dark amber with a medium sized beige head, some lacing. Aroma of malts and caramel. Flavors of caramel and floral
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