RateBeer
Home >

Isle of Purbeck Best

overall
42
74
style
Brewed by Isle of Purbeck
Style: Bitter
Swanage, England
Serve in English pint

bottling
unknown

on tap
unknown

distribution
unknown

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 29   MEAN: 3.08/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.06/5   EST. CALORIES: 108   ABV: 3.6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask, Regular;


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
kwik-lime (1667) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 26, 2016
Cask at the Pembury Tavern in Hackney. Light toffee malt and a hint of citrus. Easy drinking session beer but lacking the punch to make it more interesting.

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
The_Osprey (5954) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 13, 2015
Cask at The Market Porter, London Bridge. As ’Isle of Purbeck Best Bitter’. Dark orange, still, small foamy off-white head, full lacing. Aroma is light and bready. Body is medium, smooth, low carbonation. Taste is dark bread, thin malts, soft musty yeast character, light fruits with some varnished wood throughout. Standard classic British bitter.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
madmitch76 (21751) - , Essex, ENGLAND - OCT 6, 2014
22nd September 2014
Bree Louise. Cask. Hazy amber beer, residual pale cream colour head. Palate is light and slightly dry. Modest fine carbonation. Touch of candy fruits. Mellow orange that has a whiff of sherbet. Light semi dry finish. Pretty quaffable.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Leighton (18222) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 22, 2014
Gravity cask at the Bree Louise - London. Pours hazy amber-gold with a slight creamy head. Some leathery citrus on the nose, grainy bread, dried fruits. Light to medium sweet flavor with simple pale bread, some peach, strawberry, dried berries, faint bitter hay and leaves. Light bodied with fine carbonation; OK condition. Nice balance on the finish, malt dominant, white grape, some further other fruit character. Very drinkable bitter.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
a_cross (639) - Poole, Dorset, ENGLAND - MAY 24, 2014
Cask at The Kings Arms, Stoborough; brown, thin white head; flowery hops and toffee aroma; taste was sweetish malt and flowery hops; light mouthfeel; nice dry finish; an ok light bitter.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
leaparsons (9778) - Wigston, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - SEP 13, 2013
Bottle. Golden brown with a thin foam. Aromas are Weetabix with lemon and bready yeast. Nutty tea with pepper. Flavours are lemony yeast with biscuit and dry, spicy black tea. Soapy with some fruity bitterness on the finish but overall this is quite flat.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
viktorvee (510) - Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 28, 2013
Quite a sweet best bitter, ok but nothing to write home about. Nice oak type colour...

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
hens (736) - Tallinn, Estonia, ESTONIA - JUN 8, 2013
0,5L bottle. Sweet hop, malt aroma. Taste is light. Sour, lime, malty, watery. Sadly too little bitter.

2.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Kingi (604) - - APR 2, 2013
Aroma is faint. Some malts not much else. Dark yellow colour small head. Taste is a meille malty thingy. Light body, no aftertaste. Easy to drink, no other positives. Have had a lot better beers with the same or less abv.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Miksu (5047) - Jyväskylä, FINLAND - NOV 6, 2011
Cask at O’Connell’s, Tampere. Amber color. Dryish aroma and flavor with tart fruity wine gums, some caramel and some biscuity maltiness. Light bodied with low carbonation. Tastes fairly tart and dry, a bit tired.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3


Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2016,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50