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Brewed by Hopshackle
Style: Spice/Herb/Vegetable
Peterborough, England

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RATINGS: 15   MEAN: 3.22/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08   SEASONAL: Summer   IBU: 31   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Cask ans bottle conditioned; Seasonal - Summer.
a dark ruby beer with a complex aroma of fruit cake and malt. The taste is bittersweet malt, orange, spices and ginger. This beer is made with the addition of hand peeled ginger, honey, orange peel and cinnamon.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (36036) - VestJylland, DENMARK - FEB 6, 2008
Cask (handpump) @ New Oxford, Manchester M4, UK. Clear medium to dark amber color with a average, frothy creamy, good lacing, fully lasting, light beige head. Aroma is light to moderate malty, roasted, moderate to light heavy cardamom, notes of clove. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is watery, carbonation is flat. (170108)

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
yespr (32178) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - AUG 4, 2010
From cask. Pours clear and golden orange to brown with a small off-white head. Aroma is spiced and mild fruity. Ginger and roasted malt in the flavour. Slight bitter and dry roasted malt finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (29850) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JUL 13, 2011
Bottled. A pale brown beer with an off-white head. The aroma has notes of malt, nuts, caramel, and some spices. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, caramel, hay, and spices, leading to bitter finish.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Papsoe (25083) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUL 13, 2011
Bottle 50 cl. Courtesy of madmitch76. Pours a clear dark amber with a dense off-white and lacing head. Very spicy aroma - pine and ginger. Medium body, somewhat caramellish and a very ashy, bitter finish that doesn’t seem to derive from hops. Almost astringently bitter, herbal. 130711

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
oh6gdx (20947) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 23, 2010
Cask@GBBF2010. Amber colour, not much head. Aroma is plumpudding, spices, syrup and some nutmeg. Flavour is fruits, plumpudding, spices, mild wood and some slight gingery notes as well.

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
madmitch76 (16111) - , Essex, ENGLAND - DEC 28, 2012
14th March 2011
Hazy red - brown beer. Good fluffy off white head. Palate is crispy and semi dry. Cinnamon. A little fruit - well buried. Dry finish. One dimensional over spiced beer. Drain pour.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
cgarvieuk (15170) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 9, 2010
cask at GBBF 2010 ... Earls count... London ... southeast england ... united Kingdom ... Europe ... World ... dark copper ... sweet big spiced cinamon and clove nose ... bitter front ... dry spiced malt ... not that balanced .. but ok

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Pinball (10931) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 13, 2011
shared by papsoe. clear amber, smooh orange reddish head. flowery orange aroma, caramelly. flavor is bitter, spicy, fruit peely.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DJMonarch (9160) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - OCT 30, 2009
UPDATED: SEP 1, 2010 1. Cask Handpump at the Harlequin, Sheffield 18/04/2009 Spicy clove aroma. Amber coloured and spicy with a cinnamon flavour. Slightly dry with a roast malt finish. 2. Cask Handpump at the GBBF, Earl’s Court 04/08/2010 Spicy aroma. Mid brown amber coloured with a spicy nutmeg flavour. A hint of bitterness in a hoppy malt finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
leaparsons (8323) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - MAY 27, 2009
Bottle. Dark brown and red with a small off-white head. Aromas are earthy, peppery and medicinal with molasses. Woody with hints of chocolate. Flavours are sweet dark syrup with cola. Herbal with earthy, smoky notes. Dry and spicy on the finish. Good.


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