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Morland Old Speckled Hen (3.5%)

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Brewed by Greene King
Style: Bitter
Bury St. Edmunds, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 126   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.7   EST. CALORIES: 105   ABV: 3.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottled, pasteurised;
It’s rich amber colour and superb fruity aromas are complemented by a delicious blend of malty yastes. Toffee and malt combine with bitterness on the back of the tongue to give a balanced sweetness. This is followed by a refreshingly dry finish.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
MadShaolin (100) - - APR 20, 2015
Lots of fruity toffee malt in the nose. This beers color looks superb. Brown with ruby streaks punching through. Also get some earthy hops on the nose. Hay, earth, honey. Fruity malt really shows through on the palate, followed by some medium toffee body. Very trimmed hop presence at the end. Good quaff ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mighty_meadow (303) - Kilwinning, SCOTLAND - JAN 25, 2015
500ml bottle from Asda. Pours a dark(ish) toffee colour with little head. Smells of old ’beer’. Tastes of creamy homemade toffee, brown sugar, malt. Quite chew and not as watery as I first thought. Previous reviews put me off a bit but this really isn’t bad at all. Slight dry finish, not hoppy though. Would buy again but please get rid of the clear glass bottles.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
olsvammel (3934) - Örebro, SWEDEN - JAN 9, 2015
Bottle from ICA Maxi Eurostop in Örebro. Smell of caramel, butter scotch and old beer that has been sitting on the counter for a while. If you have ever stepped into a room where there was a party the day before you know the smell. Similar taste but not as dank as the smell. Fairly smooth, hardly no bitterness. Not the freshest beer I’ve had.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
JohnCook101 (394) - - DEC 20, 2014
Clear copper, medium off-white head. Aroma of malt and damp cardboard. Caramel, malt loaf, citrus. Hops are quite buried. Middle of the road.

1.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 2/20
pricey290483 (653) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 23, 2014
back back in the day when i was first starting out on my beer journey i used to drink this but since my eyes have been opened its not really a good beer not much taste going on

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 11/20
klk343 (106) - - SEP 22, 2014
Amber in color. Creamy white head. Tastes like a light beer but very smooth. Alcohol smell. Thick lacing

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
dziajl (68) - - AUG 19, 2014
0,33 bootle. Nice red colour. Very good ale beer. A little bit of hop and dark malts flavour.

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
NallePalle (215) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - AUG 11, 2014
Bottle, bought at Ica. A nice, well balanced ale. Rich, but still smooth, versatile.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
miquelcrush (1703) - Granollers, SPAIN - JUN 29, 2014
Bona cervesa, es bastant equilibrada i gustosa. Buena cerveza, es bastante equilibrada y sabrosa.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
JHeath99 (1341) - Warner Robins, Georgia, USA - JUN 23, 2014
Bottle. Pours transparent copper with a thin ring of off white head. Aroma of caramel. Taste is malts and hops.


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