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Brewed by Jennings (Marstons)
Style: Bitter
Cockermouth, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 162   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.92   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle: Pasteurised.
Originally known as September Ale.
An award-winning golden bitter from an all malt brew, with Styrian Golding hops added at various stages, to give a classic hop flavour and aroma.


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1.8
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 9/20
CJGrip (19) - Greater London, - DEC 16, 2013
Golden ale with dull after taste. Not great on the palette. If anything a summer drink. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


2.5
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
jackafholmes (37) - - APR 4, 2014
Not bad, not good though. On the fizzy side and doesn’t look or smell extraordinary. Tastes OK though, quite drinkable.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerhunter111 (5343) - Hasborn, GERMANY - FEB 15, 2014
Ins Glas ergießt sich ein bernsteinfarbenes Bier mit geringer Schaumkrone. Geruch malzig, Karamell, fruchtig. Geschmack trocken fruchtig, malzig, Karamell.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
s_hartshorne (613) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 24, 2013
Bottle aldi. Golden amber colour thin white ring for head. Aroma is sweet malts and slight citrus. Taste is same. Not bad summer ale good session beer

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
AtronSeige (459) - Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA - DEC 8, 2013
Aroma: Bread, roasty, earthy, fruity hops, Appearance: Clear, medium-dark gold. Medium rocky head. Lacing Flavour: Medium-high bitterness. Crisp, Light sweetness. Light fruitiness. Palate: Medium body, Medium-high, soft carbonation. Overall: Enjoyable bitter! 500 ml bottle, poured. Thanks Andre! 8B. Special/Best/Premium Bitter

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 6/20
willby1973 (5) - St Neots, ENGLAND - NOV 6, 2013 does not count
Tasty with a strong bitter finish and nice balanced colours and flavours. Clear and crisp

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ekstedt (5205) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - NOV 4, 2013
Bottle (50 cl) from bierzewrg.de. Clear deep golden, medium white head. Fruity aroma with bready malt and floral and slightly woody hops. Light to medium bodied, medium carbonation. Fairly dry, soft lingering bitterness.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
StueyD (1065) - Heacham, Norfolk, ENGLAND - OCT 2, 2013
A bright golden orange coloured beer with a frothy, lasting white head. A light biscuity malt aroma is matched by a orangey citrus hop smell. Dry mouthfeel. A dry, cracker biscuit malt taste to start, then comes the hops! A bitter, pithy orange, lemon and possibly even a touch of grapefruit taste, with a hint of bready spice towards the end. The finish is bitter and citrusy. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jmgreenuk (3563) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - SEP 15, 2013
Poured a clear medium amber with a thin white head. The aroma is malty and not much else. The flavour is medium bitter with a malty liqourice hoppy palate. Refreshing and fine for a session, but nothing special. I’d love to try the cask version.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
deanso (4662) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - SEP 15, 2013
50cl bottle courtesy of and shared with JMGreenUK. Thin white head. Clear golden pour. Very subtle bitterness. An ok bitter.


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