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

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RATINGS: 118   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.69   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.


posikyle's rating

1.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
posikyle (165) - Alabama, USA - MAR 24, 2009
Pours light amber color, thick head, very watered down taste. Pretty bad, could pass as a malt liquor.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
miquelcrush (1273) - 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 (841) - 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.

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
SamTheBarrel (385) - Vallentuna, SWEDEN - JUN 22, 2014
500ml clear bottle with a recognizable gold rimmed octagonal label, poured into a pint glass. Appearance is clear dark amber with a medium sized beige head that dissipated quickly. Aroma of toffee and caramel. Flavours of toffee, caramel and bread. Taste is light sweet and medium bitter. Palate is light-medium bodied, slightly oily texture and average carbonation. Overall a decent beer, especially considering this is the 3.5% ABV version.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
alex_alkis (200) - SWEDEN - JUN 5, 2014
A nice alcohol-weak beer. Like how the bottle and the beer’s color makes it look like a whiskey bottle. The taste is nice and tangy.

2.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
Toomio (179) - Joensuu, FINLAND - MAY 24, 2014
Mitäänsanomaton, pieni ja hento kakkoskalja. Ei niin hyvä kuin voisi toivoa. Joku sievä aromi lämmetessä levisi.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Rune (7813) - Tromsø, NORWAY - MAY 21, 2014
500ml can, shared by djoeye. Crystal clear amber coloured body. Steady off-white head. Rings of lacing down the glass. Caramel and leafy hops on the nose, nice blend. Taste of caramel malts leading to a resinous hoppy ending. Rather thin bodied, but not diluted. Fine carbonated. Well made considering the low abv, and the other beers we tasted this evening (Tromsø 14.05.2014).

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
djoeye (1230) - Tromsø, NORWAY - MAY 15, 2014
Off-white 2-finger head, amber clear body, few lacings. Aroma; hops n malts, some roasted malts, floral meadow scents. Taste; hops, grass, faint herbs, bread, roasted mild malts. Slightly dry, normal carbonation. Finishes with resin notes. Overall likeable and easy-going mild bitter. (Clear 50cl btl abv3.5% B@supermarket in Sweden, T@Rune’s Rating Residence 14-05-2014)

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Darwenus (537) - Virginia, USA - MAY 6, 2014
Pours clear brown and a little bit of suds that vanishes completely. The aroma is slight, but it reminded me a little bit of pencil erasers. The flavor is a little better than that. A lot more malt than hops, a little apple-butter, a little smoke. And then a synthetic kind of finish that almost ruined it, but not quite. Not too bad.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
FestDecBeet (108) - - APR 16, 2014
Served: draft Look: Smell: Taste: Feel: Overall: Piss First drank: March 2012 radio Maria champaign

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MRMedellin (209) - Bogota, COLOMBIA - APR 1, 2014
Clear amber reddish beer, small foam head, aromas of corn, caramel, wood, and resin are felt. Sweet malt flavors with a medium body, a good bitterness and a nice wooden flavor at the end.


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