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Brewed by Island (Isle Of Wight Brewery Ltd)
Style: Bitter
Newport, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 15   MEAN: 3.19/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.06   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular.
The addition of roasted malt produces a rich brown beer and mouthfeel, counterbalanced by sufficient hops to rise to the nose and to refresh the throat of the most parched of sailors in a subtle complexity of flavours and texture found only when brewed with integrity in ingredients.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (34232) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAY 1, 2012

Bottle 500ml.

[ Courtesy of Thomas ]. Clear medium amber orange colour with a average, frothy - fizzy and open, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, caramel, moderate hoppy, citrus, orange - citrus, dry grass. Flavour is moderate to light light heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, hop bitter. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20120128]

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cgarvieuk (14014) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 29, 2011
bottle in a field at Cropredy ... copper ... thin white head .. soft sweet toffee malt nose ... soft sweet malts ... soft frutis ... light fruit hop ... average but ok.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
saxo (13796) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - JAN 28, 2012
Bottle @ fonefan tasting. Medium head with medium duration. Color is amber. Aroma and taste are caramel, fruits, bitter hops and malt.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dedollewaitor (13696) - Odense, DENMARK - JAN 28, 2012
Bottle @ Too many Geuze’s - only one toilet , Ulfborg 2012. Pours clear dark golden with a small white head. Nose is citrus and marmelade. Citrussy dry flavor with a bit of leather and perfume. Dry and a raw bitter finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
chrisv10 (10786) - DENMARK - JAN 28, 2012
Bottle. Clear amber with small off-white head. Aroma is malt, caramel, fruit and a little hop. Flavour is malt, caramel, fruit, hops and medium bitter.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rasmus40 (10580) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - JAN 28, 2012
Clear amber with an off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel and moderate hoppy - fruity. Flavor is medium sweet and moderate bitter. Dry and moderate bitter finiish. 280112

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
maeib (8598) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - JUN 16, 2011
Bottled. An amber coloured beer with a thick white head and lacing. A malty beer with earthy notes. A hint of spiciness in the nose. Plain and simple in the nouth. Pretty dull really.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SaintMatty (5095) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - AUG 25, 2011
Cask (Guide Dog, Southampton) - Copper coloured. Malty and fruity aroma with a hint of caramel. Fruity and moderately bitter taste with notes of fruit and grain.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
berkshirejohn (4395) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 23, 2013
50cl bottrle picked up on the island. A flat amber pour with just a trace of white head; honey aroma; rich and malty in the mouth, but with a farmyard taste with just a hint of citrus; then some gentle hops before a toasty, honeyed, finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Enjoyit (3448) - Vadum, DENMARK - JAN 28, 2012
Clear copper of color with a small white head. An aroma of bisquit, malt, hay and weak caramel notes. A flavor of bisquit, bread, malt, citrus, hops and a dry finish. Pretty nice.


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