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

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RATINGS: 241   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.84   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle: Pasteurised. Nitro-keg: Pasteurised (Cumberland Cream).
""A distinctively darker bitter brewed with malt made from Maris Otter barley and the careful addition of amber malt, to give a nutty flavor that supports a subtle blend of English aromatic hops.""


ianwelby's rating

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ianwelby (430) - - JAN 26, 2013
Clear amber pint with a thick, frothy head. Slightly sweet, malty aroma and the taste matches that. The aftertaste is hoppy and there’s a slightly toasted-ness to it too. Lively on the tongue and very drinkable.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
edsspoon (321) - Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - JUL 23, 2014
Bottle - pours light amber with a bubbly off white head which quickly disappears to a ring. Aroma of oak, acid and malts. Hints of banana and bubblegum. Taste is piney, malty with some lemon, sweet malt and light bitterness to finish. Medium body, medium carbonation.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Vighals (1004) - Sørumsand, NORWAY - APR 24, 2014
Brunorange klar med hvitt skum. Honning, malt, noe humle, og gjærlukt. Mest søtlige smaker med noe humlebitterhet. Lett. Godt med kullsyre

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
JanLaursen (3025) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - APR 5, 2014
50 cl flaske. Klar ravfarvet, lille off white skum. Græset næse med lette noter af biscuit. Ikke meget spark i smagen, blød, flad, kedelig, lav bitterhed, støvet floral engelsk humle med vag citrus.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Holmen2 (682) - NORWAY - MAR 17, 2014
Orange golden. Good white head and lacing. Sweetish and grassy hop aroma balanced with some caramel. Similar taste. Round mouthfeel with soft carbonation.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Vells (643) - LATVIA - MAR 17, 2014
Quite simple, but drinkable brew. Ok maltiness, with some hops and notes of honey. Cant call this bitter thou. Mostly sweetish with light bitterness. Bit boring, but can grab some for ice hockey

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ThirstyBird (1481) - Düsseldorf, GERMANY - MAR 16, 2014
Pours a clear golden yellow color with a thick off white cap. The smell is grain, mild fruit and a hint of honey or carmel. The taste is honey, fruit, some nutty character and a tart fruity ending. The body is light with active carbonation. Decent but not much more.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Melnis (134) - LATVIA - MAR 16, 2014
Normals eils,saldens, auglains medains. Vees buut OK. dazadaka nedaudz palete ka parastiem eiliem.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerhunter111 (6879) - Hasborn, GERMANY - FEB 15, 2014
Ins Glas ergießt sich ein bernsteinfarbenes Bier mit geringer Schaumkrone. Geruch malzig, Karamell, fruchtig. Geschmack trocken fruchtig, malzig, Karamell.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Philym (938) - St Neots, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - JAN 21, 2014
Appearance: Clear golden/amber with 3 finger white head. Aroma: Bread, citrus, pepper. Taste: Medium bitterness, low/medium sourness and low sweetness. Palate: Thick smooth texture, light body, average carbonation, dry lingering biscuity/ bready, peppery bitter finish with a slight tartness.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ERB92 (229) - Bergen, NORWAY - DEC 3, 2013
Hay, caramel and dough in the aroma. Amber with a white head. Light sweet with a medium bitterness. Light body with a lively carbonation. dry finish. Overall OK, nothing more.


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