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Howard Town Wren’s Nest

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Brewed by Howard Town
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Glossop, England

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RATINGS: 25   MEAN: 3.19/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.1   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular.
A light hoppy beer, made with Halcyon and Crystal malts, and Pioneer and Cascade hops.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
agent_persik (301) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - APR 21, 2014
Bottle, gift from my colleague from Glossop. Hazy golden color, small white head. Fruity aroma of pear, malt, toffee, some floral notes. Taste has malt, grass, citrus, hops - dry sweet with medium bitter hoppy finish and aftertaste. Light crispy body and average carbonation. Nice and refreshing fruity ale.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
wimpyjoe (2983) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 17, 2014
Cask @ Fox & Goose, Hebden Bridge. Golden with a thick creamy head and a light fruit character.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RichTheVillan (2132) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUL 14, 2013
Cask at Duke of York; dark amber pour with foamy white head, caramel malt aroma, bit of fruity hop in the taste with some hop bitterness, malty background and a hint of toffee.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (7005) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - MAR 17, 2013
Gravity dispense at the Happy Man, Englefield Green, Midlands BF, 15/03/13. Clear golden amber with a thin off white head. Nose is light hops, berry fruits, malt background. Taste follows, citrus, hops. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, bitterness in the finish. A tasty enough affair!

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
planky84 (1878) - , Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 29, 2012
Cask at NWAF, 2012. Amber pour with a white head. Orchard fruit nose. Pear, mango and yellow melon flavour. Crisp fruit finish. Tasty.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AleManTom (195) - Chapel en le Frith, Derbyshire, ENGLAND - SEP 26, 2011
First try of Howard Town brewery despite being just 8 miles away! On Cask @ Old Hall Beer Festival, Chinley. Aroma fruit, hops and malts. Looked and felt a bit thin. Fruity flavour, nice dry finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
asheft (2447) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 14, 2009
[on cask @ RBESG 2009] Citrusy hops aroma with a touch of caramel. Hazy dark gold with lasting foam. Nice caramel malt flavour in balance with a gentle bitterness and subtle citrus hops. Light to medium body, moderate to low carbonation, almost clean finish.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Nightfall (1307) - Hamburg, GERMANY - AUG 21, 2009
Cask (handpump) @ Crown and Kettle, Manchester, England. @ [ RBESG 09 ] Honey sweet malt aroma. Citric hop bitter. Average.

3.4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
thewolf (10792) - Kolding, DENMARK - JUL 30, 2009
[RBESG, Sheffield]
Cask @ Crown and Kettle, Manchester.
Pours clear hazy golden with a nice, staying, creamy, white head. Aroma has fine hops, light pine. Low carbonation, fine moutfeel. Flavour is bitter, piney, grassy, light herbal with fair sweet, bready malts.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
fonefan (33333) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUL 29, 2009
Cask (handpump) @ Crown and Kettle, Manchester, England. @ [ RBESG 09 ]
Clear medium yellow orange color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white to white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, caramel, chlorine. Flavor is moderate sweet with a average duration, chlorine, chlorine. Body is light medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20090718]


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