Marks & Spencer
Brewed at Brouwerij Huyghe

Style: Fruit Beer
Paddington, England
Serve in Flute, Shaker


on tap

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RATINGS: 54   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.14   EST. CALORIES: 105   ABV: 3.5%
This Belgian cherry fruit beer is from the Huyghe Brewery synonymous with its pink elephant logo.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Mr_Pink_152 (1924) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - SEP 10, 2014
330ml bottle from M&S. Colour is pinky purple, with a dirty pink head. Aroma has cherry, and so does the taste, and it’s not a fake metalic cherry. Really nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
Stuartyboy (936) - SCOTLAND - JUL 13, 2014
Bottle from Marks and Spencer Ayr a clear pink beer with cherry and slight wheat characteristics in the aroma taste is sweet cherry with a medium sourness high carbonation nice cherry fruit beer

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Maakun (1537) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUN 19, 2014
Dark red with pink head. Taste of candy, sugar, cherry lemonade. Very sweet. Medium bodied, sticky and slightly creamy. Not bad if it was a lemonade or dissolved candy.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Philym (1003) - St Neots, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - MAY 25, 2014
Appearance: Hazy cherry red, bubbles on pour but no head. Aroma: Cherry, blossom honey, bready note, marzipan. Taste: Medium sour and sweetness with low bitterness. Palate: Thin coarse texture, light body, prickly carbonation, lingering cherry, marzipan finish after a slight honey and sherberty note. Comments: Very good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Douberd (3190) - Arnhem, NETHERLANDS - MAY 9, 2014
Bottle at home, 330 ml, poured into a tulip. ABV 3.5% Pours an intense red coloured beer, with a small and thin pink head, with average retention, leaving light lacing around the glass. Clear and transparent body. Aroma of cherries, not as artificial as I was afraid of, rose petals. Taste is sweet, cherry flavoured like certain soft drinks and/or sweets, but again more natural tasting an actually not bad. Thin body, average carbonation, sticky on the palate. Overall more than okay for this sort of beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
oliebol (40) - NETHERLANDS - MAY 3, 2014
Bierr wat sprekend lijkt op cassis. Zoetig met een zuurtje van de kers maar niet overheersend. Mooie roze kraag. Meer frisdrank dan bier

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
dutchbeerpages (1843) - Wilnis, NETHERLANDS - MAY 3, 2014
cherry, almond snaps, it is as a previous rater said ok for what it is. Not as sweet expected. From the M&S Amsterdam.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Borresteijn (5414) - Zaandam, NETHERLANDS - MAR 28, 2014
33cl Bottle from M&S A’dam. Clear dark ruby colour, light-pink head. Aroma is sweet, cherries, marzipan, forest fruits, Hubba-Bubba bubblegum. Flavour is likewise, with some wheat character, not as sweet as expected though. Light-bodied. OK for what it is.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
imdownthepub (11392) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - MAR 24, 2014
Bottle, 330ml from M&S’s in Banbury. Ruby red with pink head. Not having had great experiences with cherry beers in the past I was prepared to pass this one over quickly to Sandra, but no, it is certainly initially sweet and sticky but a tart, souring cherry battles through giving a very pleasant sweet & sour effect. Fresh fruit, biting, lasting, I was impressed.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kufdam (159) - Berkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 22, 2014
330ml bottle from blah blah blah. The missus loved this one. Yeah it is sweet. Yeah it tastes of cherries.

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