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


on tap

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RATINGS: 138   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.71/5   EST. CALORIES: 105   ABV: 3.5%
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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
60minuteman (1144) - West Chester, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 28, 2013
UPDATED: DEC 5, 2013 Clear reddish color, no head or lace. Malt sweet aroma. Light and dry. Some fruit, mainly malt and sugar. Very light.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Lilja (2343) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 5, 2013
Smak och doft av humle, malt, karamell med toner av citrus. Rund och len och goda smörkolasmaker. En bra öl för att vara en 3,5%:are.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Derek881 (1216) - Denver, Colorado, USA - OCT 30, 2013
Poured from a tall can into a pint glass to drink. The beer had a creamy white pour which gradually gave way to a full amber color beneath to form a large, creamy white head with excellent retention, cling, and lacing. Its aroma featured notes of toffee and caramel, along with some malt and yeast. It was a fairly sweet and lighter beer with notes of caramel and toffee, and a slight grainy presence. The body was very creamy and smooth with low/average carbonation and a wet body. Thank you for the present, Corey and Carolyn!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
jduck1979 (10) - Whitby, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - SEP 29, 2013
Dark Amber colour, Smells a bit like burn’t toffee. Closest taste match I can think of to describe it like watery whiskey. A definite must try.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Rasmus40 (15183) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - SEP 29, 2013
Bottle from ICA, Gothenburg. Clear amber with an off-white head. Aroma is dry, malty, caramel and moderate hoppy - grass. Flavor is medium sweet and light bitter. Dry and light bitter finish. 290913

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Pyrmir (5055) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - AUG 4, 2013
500 ml bottle. Clear amber with white head. Aroma of burnt sugar, caramel and some earthy citrus hops. Taste is malty, lots of burnt sugar, citrusy and earthy hops. Decent 3,5

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerheart65 (1225) - Pori, FINLAND - JUN 19, 2013
Clear deep amber with 2 finger frothy head that is creamy white and medium long and leaves lacing. Aroma has English malting that is nutty and has toffee, nice sweet and bit roasted and nuanced aroma, hops bit under this. Light to medium body, soft carbonation, round and soft feel, long aromatic finish. Did not find much fruits in this one, hops are more earthy toned. Very nice malting, nuanced and tasty, nice bitter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MMR (648) - NETHERLANDS - JUN 8, 2013
Also rather enjoyed this beer. It’s aroma of hops and fruit was a nice treat.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
ESBob (379) - Indiana, USA - APR 19, 2013
Bottle. Courtesy of a neighbor....to be fair not sure how old this bottle was. Poured a medium amber with slight head. Slight fruit aroma, some malt. Malty, very light carmel noted. Smooth finish, but nothing outstanding.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
toczik (37) - Hollywood, Florida, USA - APR 16, 2013
Maybe I’m going against the grain here, but I really enjoyed this beer. What really did it for me was the caramel flavors. Cheers.

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