Brewed by Banks’s (Marstons)
Style: Bitter
Wolverhampton, England
Serve in English pint


on tap

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RATINGS: 23   MEAN: 2.75/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.75/5   EST. CALORIES: 117   ABV: 3.9%
Cask; Regular.
"Brewed in traditional mash tuns and Yorkshire Squares to create a good malt and hop balance."

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
fullers (268) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 16, 2014
Cask, Hole-in-the-Wall, York. From 2008 notes. Enjoyably smooth palate. Toffee flavour and slight caramel aroma. Amber pour with thick white head. Enjoyable

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Finn (5176) - Tromsø, NORWAY - NOV 23, 2014
Fra cask på Hole in the Wall, York 29 Okt 14. Mørk gyldenbrun. Pent tett skum som varer. Forsiktig karamellaroma. Myk munnfølelse. Smaken er sukkertøy & karamell. Litt syrlighet i ettersmaken.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
SarkyNorthener (3346) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - SEP 1, 2014
Cask@tap and tanner, walsall. Amber beer with large head and patchy lacing. Aroma is malts and some sulphur. Taste is malts, earth and a little caramel. Didnt like the smell and dull in all other aspects.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Mr_Pink_152 (2458) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - MAY 17, 2014
Pint at The wicked witch Ryhall. The aroma is very weak with hints of malt. The colour is amber with a small dense head. The flavour is sweet malty and nothing special.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
edsspoon (798) - Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - MAR 9, 2014
Pours dark amber with a creamy white head. Aroma of hay, grassy and bitter hops and some fruit. Taste of sweet malt, hops, medium bitterness and some sweetness. Good stuff.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
shoulderbroken (3061) - Tokyo, JAPAN - FEB 23, 2012
Cask at Euston Tap. Orange amber colour with small white bubbly head. Aroma is sweet malt, and something a bit like cold tea. Taste is a bit grainy, bit apple, malty and bitter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
tommann (3053) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - JAN 11, 2012
Cask at the Land Oak, Kidderminster. Pours dark orange with a small head. Aroma is light orange and lemon hop. A touch of bread. Taste has a little soapy lemon to start. Watery bread and lemon on the finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
maeib (8749) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - JAN 17, 2010
Cask conditioned handpump Navigation Stoke Bruerne (The GBG Survey night). A mid brown/amber coloured beer with a whitish head. An undistinguished bitter with tea and earthy notes throughout. There amy be a touch of flowery hop in the aroma but it’s faint. It’s the sort of beer which gets tiresome even half way through a half pint and it gets dishwatery.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DruncanVeasey (7881) - NUNEATON, TOP, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - AUG 24, 2007
Can’t believe this one’s slipped through the net. Clear bronze pint sniffing faintly of egg. Doughy malt, gentle hops and delicate fruit, hinting at apple. Better-than-acceptable sessions.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Mungo (2471) - Southampton, Hampshire, ENGLAND - JUL 31, 2007
Cask conditioned @ Humble Plumb, Soton. Boring traditional bitter. Crystal malt and earthy floral hops. Drinkable.

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