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

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RATINGS: 122   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
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fonefan (35959) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUL 11, 2010

Bottle 500ml. @ Petalax Beer Festival 2010 - the 4th. edition.

Clear medium amber color with a small to average, frothy - fizzy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, toffee - fudge, light hoppy, dry grass - orange. Flavor is moderate sweet and light to moderate bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20100702]

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
yespr (31769) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - FEB 20, 2009
50 cl bottle. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Dry hoppy, grassy and slight spiced. Mild spiced and slight grassy flavoured. Distinct bitterness and mild spiced finish. Light bodied an slight watery finish.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ungstrup (29802) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - FEB 19, 2009
Bottled. A nut brown beer with a thin beige head. The aroma is sweet malty with notes of caramel and elderflowers. The flavor is sweet malty with notes of toffee and some hops, leading to a bitter finish. The body is thin. Thanks yespr for sharing.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Papsoe (25083) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 11, 2009
Bottle 50 cl. Courtesy of yespr. Clear amber golden with a rough, off-white head. Aroma of nuts and sulphur. Medium body, a little nuts and caramel with a whiff of chicory. A bit violent in its carbonation. Finishes dry. 190209

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
oh6gdx (20902) - Vasa, FINLAND - JUL 2, 2010
Bottled (from some ICA in Gothenburg)@PBF2010. Golden colour, small white head. Aroma is saltwater, some grass and mild herbal notes. Flavour is fruity and floral notes with mild notes of grass and herbs.

1.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
omhper (19926) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - FEB 7, 2007
Bottled. Pale brown, brief head. Syrupy bready nose. Sweet and bland with evident metal. Feels diluted and raw. Like if it you have just drank half the bottle and then filled it up with water. Some light resiny bitterness doesn’t save it. Almost worse then some of the local Carlsberg low-alc swill.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
saxo (14158) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 21, 2011
Bottle from ICA. Medium head with medium duration. Color is amber. Aroma and taste are malt, caramel, fruits and hops. Semi bitter finish.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Travlr (13167) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUL 25, 2010
500 cc bottle. Clear dar amber, small white head, big bubbles, scant lacing. Aroma of malt and caramel. Taste is slightly bitter, body is light. Average.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TBone (12988) - Pori, FINLAND - JUL 2, 2010
Bottled (PBF)
Clear amber color, small white head. Aroma of nuts, sweet raisins and sulphur. Light palate. Sweetish nutty, fruity flavor. Finish has some hoppyness. It is watery, but actually quite drinkable and close to the original.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Rasmus40 (11728) - 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


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