Brewed by Moorhouses
Style: English Strong Ale
Burnley, England


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RATINGS: 90   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.14   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
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Cask: Regular.
Introduced in 1982 at 5% abv.
Light golden, award-winning beer with a full, malty flavour which is soft and crisp, leading to a sweet, fruity aftertaste and soft, citrus nose.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
john44 (556) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 19, 2014
Cask Pint at Edward Rayne (JDW), Raynes Park, London in June 2013 - Amber Gold in colour. Fruity; sweet orange citrus. Malty; toasty malts, caramel. Hoppy; slight hop bitterness. Sweet fruity malty throughout. OK. Drinkable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
wimpyjoe (5109) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 6, 2013
Bright copper coloured ale with a creamy head. It’s a session ale with a general bitterness.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
kerenmk (2918) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - SEP 28, 2013
Cask at The Fighting Cock, Bradford, September 2013. Deep golden with white head, clear. Butter, popcorn aroma, unpleasing buttery taste. Smooth texture, medium body, sticky finish. Disappointing.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Pizd (433) - Merseyside, ENGLAND - JUN 30, 2013
(Cask): Amber with a small white head. Malty aroma with hints of fruit. Malty base to the taste with sweet fruitiness, citrus and grassy hops in a pleasant balance. Quite a tasty beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SarkyNorthener (2624) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUN 19, 2013
Cask@abrahamdarby, merry hill. Amber beer with small head and some lacing. Aroma of malts. Taste is fruity malts, some Citrus and light hops. Nicely balanced easy to drink session beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TickerTerryDJ (633) - Redditch, Worcestershire, ENGLAND - FEB 4, 2013
Cask,gravity at Redditch Beer Festival.Poured amber colour with thin white head.Malt aroma with a little hop and fruit.Sweetish malt and toffee flavour with a slight fruitiness.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
visionthing (3236) - Oslo, NORWAY - JAN 28, 2013
Cask at The Old Wellington, Manchester. Half a pint served in a plastic glass. Deep golden with a white head. Fruity aroma with malt and hints of citrus and herbs. Sweet, malty and fruity with a fairly bitter finish and aftertaste. (2013-01-25)

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gunnfryd (11759) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - DEC 18, 2012
Cask at the Wharf. Deep golden colour with an off-white head. Aroma is fruit, malt, apple. Flavour is fruit, malt, citrus, apple, grass. Medium body. Ordinary beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jmgreenuk (5320) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - NOV 13, 2012
Cask at Charlie's Bar, Copenhagen. Cloudy brown pour with a thin white head. A big malty fruit aroma leading to a nice fruity smooth flavour. There is surprisingly no bitterness in this beer. Served nice and warm as it should be. Very drinkable!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
deyholla (7482) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - OCT 31, 2012
Cask at Rake with Sarah. Pours a clear amber gold with a light brown head that lasts and laces. Aroma has grass floral hops with grain and a hint of biscuit. Flavor starts with light grassy hops with some grain and a bit of sweet biscuit coming out in the finish.

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