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Brewed by Keltek Cornish Brewery
Style: Bitter
Redruth, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 49   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.16/5   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask: Unfiltered; Bottle: Filtered & Unfiltered. Regularly available
The benchmark brew. A traditional bitter full of hops and malt flavours.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joergen (25110) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 9, 2011
Cask at GBBF 2011. Clear orange coloured with a small off-white head. Fruity aroma of hay, grass and hops. Fruity flavour of hops, citrus and grass. Dry hoppy finish.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gunnar (7387) - Sandnes, NORWAY - JUL 29, 2011
Bottle from Wadebridge Wines. Pours clear amber with a big off-white frothy head. Malty aroma. Taste of light nutty malts with some even lighter hops to go. Ends nice and moderate bitter with some citrussy hops.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Oakes (14668) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - APR 6, 2011
Copper colour. Floral, with berries - nice bright nose. Balanced, fruity, refreshing character with berries and mellow malts. Good balance.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beershine (5219) - The Sunshine State, Florida, USA - MAR 10, 2011
Cask @ Bird in Hand. Red-orange color with bright hops. Excellent malty body with a good balance and a toasty finish. Very nice!

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RichardW (1813) - Carlisle, Cumbria, ENGLAND - OCT 16, 2010
UPDATED: MAY 1, 2013 Cask, JDW, Carlisle. Dry, hoppy bitter. Some grainy malt flavour and a bit woody. Reddish-brown appearance, some fruit in the finish. Rerated May 1st 2013 in bottle. slight score increase, more biscuity and less woody, sweet caramel finish, decent session beer

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
cgarvieuk (19720) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 16, 2010
cask in JDW newcastle ... amber ...light hazy creamyoff white head ... light dry toffee malts ... fruit front ... light dry woody malts ....

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
silversurfer (18) - Cornwall, ENGLAND - FEB 18, 2010
Bottle. Nicely conditioned with light gold head. Dark bronze colour. Caramel and orange aroma with a dusty something maybe hay. Light palate and mild bitterness. Very easy to drink. but not a lot of body.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bullit (4346) - Burgos, SPAIN - NOV 22, 2009
Cask @ Bon Accord. Amber colour, off-white head. Aroma is spicy, malty, cinnamon and cloves. Flavour is spicy and fruity, maybe also cinnamon? Caramel, lemonade. Interesting.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
maeib (8749) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - NOV 10, 2009
Cask conditioned handpump Coach & Horses Wellingborough An amber to deep brown coloured beer with a whitish head and lacing. A bready malty aroma which follows through into the mouth where there are also fruity flavours. Nice vinuous notes. Has nice sweet notes and is tasty.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
imdownthepub (12585) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 1, 2009
Cask conditioned at The Holly Bush, Alcester, Warks. Dull amber with no head. Heavy caramel, toffee on the nose with a dry butterscotch flavour, maybe a little chocolate, but very unappealing in this condition.


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