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

bottled
common

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RATINGS: 254   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.85   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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""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 (581) - - 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.


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
christhoel (263) - chesterfield, Derbyshire, ENGLAND - FEB 11, 2015
Clean sharp taste with a bitter edge.Pleasant aftertaste making for a slightly better than average bitter.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Florya (527) - Bergen, NORWAY - JAN 26, 2015
How: Bottle Appearance: clear copper, medium white head. Aroma: bread, orange peel, mild caramel Palate :Light to medium body, average carbonation.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
lassemi (25) - NORWAY - JAN 17, 2015
Amber color with little head. Nose and taste of hops, citrus, grass, some yeast. Crisp carbonation. A little bitter after taste.

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3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mr_Pink_152 (1333) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - JAN 2, 2015
part of my 2013 backlog. Clear amber colour with small white head. Aroma is grainy, malty, and sweet. taste is sweet too. on the whole a touch watery.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerViking (2820) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 28, 2014
Nice example of a Northern bitter, malty and lightly dry-bittersweet with faint hints of tartness and of blackcurrant leaves.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
prawlie (1215) - Berkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 10, 2014
500 mL bottle. Very bitter, dry with cereal notes. Reasonable ale, and perfectly drinkable, but doesn’t stand out from the crowd. I remember the cask version being slightly better.

1.7
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
NonOperational (53) - ENGLAND - DEC 1, 2014
I’m trying hard to think of something to say about this one. Um, its refreshing and tastes of beer? It has pretty much no discernable character though, save for a slight lingering dryness.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
jamesie1857 (1499) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 6, 2014
500ml bottle from Tesco - Clear amber body with small white head. Aroma is grainy, malty, sweet with hints of floral hops. Quite a sweet, malty flavour with grains and hops. A moderate bitterness that doesn’t really last - bit of a watery beer too.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tinylightsrecs (281) - - OCT 17, 2014
Bottle at Center Parcs Woburn. Okay stuff, nothing spectacular. Buttery, vegetably. Drinkable but nowt special

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
allmyvinyl (4859) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 11, 2014
500ml bottle. Pours clear golden amber, short-lived white head. Light caramel and orange aromas, taste is more of the same. Medium body, sticky finish. Ok.


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