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Brewed by Moorhouses
Style: English Strong Ale
Burnley, England

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RATINGS: 91   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.


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
deyholla (7697) - 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.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mr_h (3455) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - OCT 28, 2012
Cask by handpump at Drum & Monkey, Glasgow (26 Oct 12) - golden amber, slight haze, thin off-white head, sweet malty, fruity aroma, toffee, sweet, balanced, smooth, low carbonation, nice

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AshtonMcCobb (3638) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 25, 2012
On tap @ the Haymarket. Pours amber with a decent head. The nose is grainy and not much else. The taste is of caramel and some maltiness, The palate is medium bodied and quite drying on the finish. Overall, so-so.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ungstrup (29989) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - OCT 3, 2012
Cask at Charlie’s Bar, Copenhagen. An amber beer with a thin beige head. The aroma has notes of malt, caramel, and spices. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, toffee, and spicy hops, leading to a dry finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Meilby (8917) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 8, 2012
Cask @ The Wharf, Aalborg, Denmark
Pours clear deep golden with a off-white head. Aroma has notes of malt, caramel and grassy hops. Taste is medium sweet and light to medium bitter. Body is medium, texture is oily, carboantion is flat to soft.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
stouby (3928) - Holbæk, DENMARK - JUL 6, 2012
Cask at Charlies Bar. Cloudy orange with a large white head. Aroma medium malty (caramel) and hoppy (citrusy). Flavor medium sweet and bitter, nice. Medium body.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Geokkjer (6371) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 25, 2012
Cask @The Warf. Pours copper with a thin white head. Aroma of yellow apples, malt, some grains and yeast. Flavor is sweet and fruity with some biscuit, caramel and malt. Medium body, soft carbonation.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
yngwie (14863) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 24, 2012
Cask at the Wharf. A clear dark golden beer with a small, white head on top. There’s some citrusy hops doing most of the aroma, but some room left for malts and some biscuits. Medium body, semi-dry and soft on the palate. Nice bitterness in the flavor, biscuity maltyness underneath. Citrusy end. Overall, a quite pleasant one, easy drinkable and worth a revisit. 120624

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Pinball (11088) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 8, 2012
cask at charlies, cloudy orange, large white head. Mild aroma. Slightly fruity. Flavor is herbal, slightly bitter, sort of spicy, fruity note, quite bitter background, bitterness is a bit strange, like bitter fruit peel.also some dark caramelly notes

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
deanso (6317) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAY 22, 2012
handpump at Wetherspoons, Manchester. Nice creamy white head. Slightly hazy blond/amber pour. Subtle bitter aftertaste


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