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Brewed by Lancaster (UK)
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Lancaster, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 59   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.11   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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Cask: Regular. Also available bottled.
Lancaster Red is a premium strength, ruby red beer, fired by plentiful amounts of Goldings and First Gold hops to give a wonderfully spicy but sweet fragrance. Using a blend of Maris Otter, Crystal and Dark Crystal malts, Red offers a robust malt-dominated body finished with a splendid bitter note. Red is an impact bitter designed to leave a lasting impression both visually and on the taste buds." Robust ale with a malt dominated body.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
AmEricanbrew (5847) - Same Trailer, Different Park, Louisiana, USA - SEP 2, 2010
Brilliant copper orange color/ tan head. Spicy toasted toffee, nutty aromas. medium bodied. Toasted toffee, pale malt, mild nutty flavors with earthy spicy hoppage. Very fresh taste for a British import.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
thewolf (11184) - Kolding, DENMARK - AUG 15, 2010
Bottle, bought @ YNWA, Kolding.
Red coppery amber with a medium, frothy, off-white head. Aroma has maltiness, some caramel, light wet dog and black currants. Medium carbonation, okay dryish mouthfeel. Flavour is mild ashy, some caramelly sweetness, herbal bitterness with some black currants. Long lingering bitterness in the finish.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Pinball (10849) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 14, 2010
clear caramelly, small offwhite head. bitter caramelly aroma flavor is caramelly, balanced by hop bitterness. okay.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Plovmand (6489) - Helsinge, DENMARK - AUG 14, 2010
Bottle. Clear amber with a medium off white head. The aroma is quite malty and caramelish with lighter notes of fruit and hops. The flavour is sweet caramel and some fruit.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Papsoe (25085) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 14, 2010
Bottle 50 cl. Clear amber with a small off-white head. Sweet caramel and nuts in the nose, a whiff of metal also. Medium body, burned caramel and toffee and a slight nuttiness. Very subdued bitterness. 140810

3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
SilkTork (5218) - Rochester, Kent, United Kingdom, Kent, ENGLAND - JUL 25, 2010
JDW, Rochester. Roasty premium bitter. Pleasant soft sweet malt and a decent fresh hop finish - touch of nettles. Yummy.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
saxo (14044) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 18, 2010
Bottle. Nice head with good duration. Color is amber. Aroma and taste are malt, caramel and hops. Semi bitter finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fonefan (35077) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUN 21, 2010

Bottle 500ml.

Clear medium to dark amber color with a average, frothy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, fruity - berries, light roasted. Flavor is moderate sweet and light to moderate bitter with a average duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20100612]

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Maria (10164) - Thisted, DENMARK - JUN 20, 2010
The color is copper and the head is creamy. The aroma has notes of cheese, malt and fruit, and those are the notes found in the slightly sweet flavour too. The finish is both slightly dry and bitter.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Dedollewaitor (13923) - Odense, DENMARK - JUN 17, 2010
Bottle @ Brugmansia/Fonefan Tasting, June 2010. Pours clear amber with a small bubbly white head. Vague caramel, bread and fruit. Medium to watery body. Quite anonymous.


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