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

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RATINGS: 24   MEAN: 3.14/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.06   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A fiery pale bitter. Choicest hops and premium malt make for a fruity and well balanced beer with a full, dry finish.


2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fonefan (35055) - VestJylland, DENMARK - AUG 25, 2010

Cask (handpump) @ KIT - Kelham Island Tavern, 62 Russell Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire England S3 8RW.

Clear light to medium yellow orange color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white to white head. Aroma is light moderate malty, toasted, overripped apple. Flavor is moderate sweet and light bitter with a average duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is flat. [20100118]

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (29277) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JUL 27, 2010
Cask. A yellow beer with a thin off-white head. The aroma has notes of fruit and malt. The flavor is sweet with strong notes of fruit as well as medium notes of malt, leading to a dry bitter finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Papsoe (25085) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 16, 2010
Cask. Pours a clear yellow with a rough white head. Lightly sweet fruit in the nose. Medium body, flat, fruit and malts. Lightly bitter finish. 180110

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
cgarvieuk (14279) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 18, 2012
cask at hawmarket ... golden amber ... smalll white head ... soft zezty crisp lemon hp nose ... sweet oily orange hop front ... juicy fruits ... light tart (not sourness) light custardy finish

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
harrisoni (13703) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - NOV 16, 2009
Cask conditioned handpull at Dragon Inn, Worcester. Pale gold, thin white head. Chilli beer I’d say. Spicy hop at least. Very spicy on the finish of a decent pale ale.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
imdownthepub (10210) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 6, 2012
Cask conditioned at The Crown, Oxford. Straw gold with no head. Tart, cidery flavour from the off, some citrus fruitiness but mostly the tartness. Pretty poor.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DJMonarch (9159) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - JUL 15, 2009
Cask Handpump at the Bath Hotel, Sheffield 24/11/2007 Sweet aroma. Clear golden coloured and hoppy with a sweet honey flavour. Crisp and slightly bitter dry malt finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Fin (7406) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - MAR 20, 2012
Bottle at Pin, Leeds, W.Yorkshire with dad and Barry Pours golden with white head, bit drying at end, light fruitiness, some bitterness at end. Rating on phone, so a bit brief. A6 A4 T7 P3 Ov13 3.3

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
downender (6275) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - NOV 16, 2007
Cask-conditioned at the Bag O’Nails beer festival, Bristol 16/11/07. Golden coloured with a moderate white head. Slightly sweet malt aroma with some grassy hops. Flavour began malty with a bitter finish. Good.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
wimpyjoe (3862) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 9, 2013
A full flavoured dry pale-ale with a healthy looking golden-yellow appearance and a slight kick in the palate. Small head.


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