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Brewed by Leeds
Style: Bitter
Leeds, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 42   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.99   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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Cask: Regular. Also available bottled.
A classic Yorkshire Bitter. Finest English hops blend perfectly with our unique Yorkshire yeast to create a full flavoured beer with a superb hoppy finish.


2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Finn (4157) - Tromsø, NORWAY - JAN 3, 2013
Fra fat på Craft Beer Co, Brixton 4 Nov 12. Gyldenbrun. Svak aroma. Litt frukt. Smaken inneholder antydning til syrlig frukt. Vassen.

3.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
SilkTork (5216) - Rochester, Kent, United Kingdom, Kent, ENGLAND - NOV 26, 2012
Cask at Craft Brixton. Creamy pale best bitter with an attractive fragrant dose of hops. Very drinkable.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jamesie1857 (1374) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 21, 2012
500ml bottle - Bronze golden coloured, White head. Malt nose. Fruity smooth on the palate and hoppy with a crisp and slightly dry bitter finish. Above average bitter.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 9/20
ralphdot (982) - Billingham, Durham, ENGLAND - OCT 24, 2012
4.3% amber colour with a thin head, caramel aroma, chocolate and caramel taste.

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
MTLawrence (10) - West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 6, 2012
Very pleasing and inviting aroma, taste is clean and fruity. Appearance is a deep amber colour.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Theydon_Bois (8302) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - OCT 5, 2012
Cask at Craft Brixton - 28/09/12. Clear golden with a thin white head that soon clears. Nose of toffee, orchard fruits, caramel malt. Taste largely follows nose, couldn’t elaborate any further! Medium bodied with low carbonation. The ubiquitous 3 out of 5. Drinkable but Whelming!

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
kaziopiwosz (356) - Warszawa / Wałbrzych, POLAND - OCT 1, 2012
Strong bitter taste, hops and yeast palate. Snow-white foam, stays very long. Golden/caramel colour. Leeds best? It’s possible.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mr_h (2817) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - SEP 14, 2012
Cask by handpump at State Bar, Glasgow - golden amber, thin bubbly off-white head, no identifiable aroma, vegetable, hint of resin, fruity, sweetish, easy to drink

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
dynamiteninja (1490) - Richmond, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - SEP 7, 2012
UPDATED: SEP 18, 2013 Bottle. (September 2012). Amber body. Thin white head. Fruity, biscuity, hoppy. Marris Otter? Bitter. Dry finish. Standard bitter. If someone said, "give me a standard, quality Yorkshire session bitter", I’d probably suggest this 636312 ##### Bottle. (September 2013). Thin white head, with excellent retention. Gold to amber body. Nose is hops and malt, grass, spice, fruit. Boiled sweets (seems a bit overly pasteurised). Reminds me of a Badger ale. Tiny whiff of sulphur in the background. Bitter. Dry finish. Watery palate. 636212

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
stravale (2075) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - MAY 3, 2012
Cask @ JDW Beckett’s Bank, Leeds 280412
Amber, clear, thick creamy head, some lacing
Aroma - light pale malts, hint of cereal hops, little on the nose
Taste - light pale malts, light caramel malt, soft bitter light hops, touch of biscuit, bland
Palate - soft carb, thin body. Finish as main flavour...bit dry...light bitter...dull
Overall - dull beer - totally average bitter


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