Brewed by Kirkstall
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Leeds, England
Serve in English pint


on tap

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RATINGS: 38   MEAN: 3.36/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.27/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Delicious amber ale with a substantial hop kick.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
garthicus (2860) - Dublin, IRELAND - SEP 28, 2013
On cask at the brew dock. Appearance: hazy vibrant orange, medium Snow white head. Aroma: Fruity, quite a decent amount of hops in the nose, mango peel too. Flavour: Bitter at first, some grain in the flavour with a nice light hoppiness that makes way to a citrus like finish. Decent.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mr_h (4407) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - SEP 14, 2013
Cask by handpump at Paisley Beer Festival - clear pale golden amber, no head, lovely grapefruity citrusy aroma, viscous, grapefruit, moderate carbonation, moderate bitter citrus finish

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
cgarvieuk (19711) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 12, 2013
Cask at paisley beer festival... Golden amber... Thin white head... Soft sweet woody peach... Soft toffee fruits... Soft and easy

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
gowdy (954) - Erskine, SCOTLAND - SEP 12, 2013
Half pint at the Paisley Beer Festival. A deep golden colour with a small head. Heavier than expected.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Idiosynkrasie (5852) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - SEP 3, 2013
500ml bottle [6.0% abv as per label]. Clear dark golden colour with average, frothy to creamy, half-way lasting, minimally lacing, white head. Piney hop aroma, some citrus, a touch of passion fruit. Taste is crisp, dry to bitter hoppy, minimally piney, caramel malty basis with a touch of biscuit. Simple but nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
evergreen0199 (2793) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 20, 2013
Cask at GBBF 2013, Olympia, London. A golden/amber coloured pour with a small white head on top. Hoppy, citrus fruit aroma. Tastes is similar, hoppy, citrus fruit, grapefruit. Good stuff.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RichTheVillan (5795) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 10, 2013
Bottle from Cotteridge Wines; bright clear amber pour with medium tight white head, piney hop aroma, pine hop taste very resinous a hint of tangerine and some peppery spice and some bready malts in the background, violent carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Leighton (17195) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 10, 2013
Keg at the Euston Tap - London. Shared with Ken-O during our excursion. Pours clear gold with a lasting, creamy white head. Some bready malts in there, light tangy tangerine. Light bodied with fine carbonation. Light toasty doughy bread to finish, some orange and further tangerine. Decent.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
back (1746) - Holstebro, DENMARK - APR 11, 2013
Gylden klar skum hvid tæt meget flot øl og skum Citrus grape blomst malt Bitter meget sød lidt Vandede flad @euston tap ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Aniela (4207) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAR 13, 2013
Cask at Draft House, London Bridge. Clear amber beer with a small offwhite head. Fruity, a bit yeasty and dough aroma. Hoppy, fruity flavour with a long bitter finish.

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