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

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RATINGS: 4   MEAN: 2.72/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.74   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
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Cask, Occasional;


2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Finn (4032) - Tromsø, NORWAY - FEB 16, 2014
Rook & Gaskill, York 26 Jan 13. Mørk amber. Svakt fruktig aroma. Smaken dominert av karamell. Tørr ettersmak av malt.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
gegwilson (983) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 18, 2013
Cask in the Olde Dolphin, Derby. Chestnut coloured with a cream head. Sweet with toffee apple flavours. Fine. Drinkable , but a below average example.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fonefan (34404) - VestJylland, DENMARK - AUG 3, 2013

Cask (handpump) @ Rook and Gaskill, 12 Lawrence Street, York, North Yorkshire, England YO10 3WP.

Light unclear medium to dark brown color with a average, frothy to creamy, good lacing, mostly lasting, light beige head. Aroma is moderate malty, roasted, toffee, light chocolate. Flavor is moderate sweet and light to moderate bitter with a long duration, toffee, roasted, chocolate, dark malt. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is flat. [20130122]

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rune (7777) - Tromsø, NORWAY - MAR 4, 2013
Cask ale, half pint, shared with Finn at Rook and Gaskill. Deep mahogany coloured body. Lasting beige layer. Smell of earthy malts, semi-sweet. Dark caramel taste added by notes of nuts and honey leading to a malt bitter finish. A bit floury in the mouth. A malty beer that fits the winter season quite well (York, 26.01.2013).


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