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


on tap

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RATINGS: 19   MEAN: 3.28/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
Cask, Seasonal, Summer;
A classic IPA. Befitting the tradition, a larger hop charge than any other recipe gives a pleasant hoppiness not often found in beers of this strength.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
HerrBierkoenig (676) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - SEP 20, 2015
From tap at Salón piva, Bratislava. Pours clear light golden liquid, small creamy white head, Aroma: malty grass, herbal, citrus, Taste: light to medium sweet, light to medium bitter, light to medium sour, herbal, malty, citrus, Palate: medium body, soft to average carbonation, slick mouthfeel, long citrus bitter aftertaste, Overall: fine, drinkable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Gurthnar (3337) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - SEP 18, 2015
Tap at Salon piva. Clear golden colour, stable head. Nice typical English fruity aroma. Taste nicely showcasing the English hops varieties, slightly citrusy, grapefruit, flowery, grassy. Easy drinking, very good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cuso (6250) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - SEP 17, 2015
Tap at Salon Piva. Dark golden color with medium white head. Light citrus hoppy aroma with apricots, light caramel malt. Light citrus hoppy taste with zest, oranges, pines, malt. Medium long hoppy bitter finish. Good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Lowenbrau (2713) - Asturias, Oviedo, SPAIN - AUG 16, 2015
Keg @El Lúpulo Feroz, Oviedo. 02-08-2015.
In short: sweet ending ale.
Pours clear golden with nice white head. Short head retention, some lacing. Malty, grassy, fruity nose. Light to medium body, average carbonation, crispy texture. Taste is moderate bitter, some caramel, sweet finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fombe89 (854) - Asturias, SPAIN - AUG 8, 2015
On tap. @El Lúpulo Feroz, Oviedo 07/08/2015 Color amarillo, aromas hervales, frutal, cuerpo ligero

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rune (9500) - Tromsø, NORWAY - JUL 27, 2015
On tap, half at Leeds Brewery Tap. Dark golden body. Filmy layer, lacing rings down the glass. Mild aroma of juicy fruits. Fresh fruity taste of peach, apricot and grapefruit. Fruit bitterness to the ending. Soft in the mouth. Refreshing (Leeds 09.07.2015).

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Scotty001 (447) - Portlethen, SCOTLAND - JUL 4, 2015
Very light amber, off white head. Aroma of sweet and floral hops. Light body, flavour is lightly sweet, moderately bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
allmyvinyl (7008) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 27, 2015
Keg at the brewery tap Leeds. Pours clear gold with a short-lived thin ring of white head. Aromas of mango, tropical fruit. Taste is light sweet, lots of tropical fruit. Some resin, sweaty socks. Crisp, mineral finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Mjp12 (875) - York, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - APR 26, 2015
Session style ipa, bit of a mix between US and uk styles, but not especially memorable

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
RichardW (1796) - Carlisle, Cumbria, ENGLAND - APR 12, 2015
Cask Kings Head Carlisle. Great looking pale amber colour, citrus and biscuit aroma, fresh prickly tangy palate. A little marmalade comes in midway, more orange notes and a nice smack of bitterness in the finish. Great stuff.

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