Brewed by Murrays Craft Brewing Co.
Style: Bitter
Bob’s Farm, NSW, Australia
Serve in English pint


on tap

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RATINGS: 77   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 117   ABV: 3.9%
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After a run of high alcohol special releases we wanted to do something to show you can have lower abv and still big flavour. Strong British malt flavour with the rich nutty caramel flavour of the dark crystal malt is balanced by the strong hop flavour and aroma of the nz Riwaka and Motueka hops. At 3.9 percent abv it results in a great full flavoured, hoppy session ale. Great by the pint!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Brenhophead (538) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - AUG 30, 2012
330 bottle. Pours amber with a nice light tropical fruit aroma. The flavour is also light with a nice toffee/nut note and clean hop flavour and bitterness. Amazing flavour for a low ABV beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gramoit (351) - AUSTRALIA - JUL 25, 2012
Excellent session beer, got everything you would want in a session beer, tasty, smells nice and goes down so easily. Cannot wait to get more of this

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
KeefOz (848) - Tarragindi, AUSTRALIA - JUL 7, 2012
All I got was a glass full of foam, no matter how long I let it setle. Aroma of hops. The head tasted of roasted grain.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
ALLOVATE (2349) - Perth, AUSTRALIA - JUN 1, 2012
A gusher; head only filled the glass taking a good ten minutes to settle a tawny amber and bright. The head is persistent towering and rocky, floating more than an inch above the rim. A palette knife was needed to square it off and get close to take in that wonderful bouquet. Big, bold, spicy and herbaceous whole hop nose that simply oozes passionfruit, pineapple, pear and lychee-like fruit esters with a sweet, biscuity malt edge. In the mouth it is more controlled and reserved. The body is light and the carbonation gives it good bounce. Light diacetyl is evident but not alarming, overall it is drier than expected. Toasted malt and barnyard grains start it off with just a lick of caramel. All hops past the mid-palate; quite piney and herbal, dry and husky with pronounced passionfruit and pineapple. Finish is woody and piney, long and wonderfully refreshing. I can feel me hollering for another to follow and I’m only half way in. Session stuff. I think these guys are on a winner with this shy beast. An Aussie version of Stone Levitation dare I say. Delicate and bold at the same time. Loved it!! (33cL, BB 08/12/12, Cellarbrations Carlisle)

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jdpeebs (687) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - MAY 10, 2012
Bootle- strong hop aromas. fantastic balance of caramel malts and hops. Nice hop bitterness on the finish. One of the best mid strength beers going around. Great session beer

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Hirotoma (471) - Bologna, ITALY - APR 14, 2012
Davvero un’altra grande birra della Murrays Craft Brewing Co. stupenda in presentazione, fa anche una buona schiuma per essere una bitter, diciamo che non e’ una bitter inglese, nell’aspetto ma lo e’ nel sapore, piu’ saporita piu’ piena di corpo e con un retrogusto davvero infinito! Birrificio 10 e lobe!!!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Mortlach (962) - Rome, ITALY - FEB 21, 2012
29/07/2011 330ml bottle. Ambrata chiara, con riflessi arancia, lievemente torbida, bel cappello di schiuma bianca, morbida e abbastanza persistente. Naso fantastico, luppolatissimo, intenso, agrumato, un amaro da ricordare, probabilmente tra i migliori del genere. In bocca conferma le sensazioni provate al naso, mostrando una complessità di struttura davvero rara. Buon corpo, carbonazione corretta, gran finale. Assaggiata freschissima è tra le migliori bitter mai bevute.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theis (13286) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 20, 2012
Bottle at Papsø’s - Thanks. Clear amber/brown - offwhite head. Toasted, herbal, nutty, fruity notes, ok bitterness, amber malts, grassy, caramel, notes of berries.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
joergen (20569) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - FEB 15, 2012
Bottle at Papsø. Clear orange-red coloured with a medium sized white head. Sweet and fruity aroma of hops, pine needles and caramel. Fruity flavour of caramel, peaches and grass with notes of pine needles. Hoppy finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (30747) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - FEB 14, 2012
33 cL bottle. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is peachy and crisp hoppy. Light pinewood and mild grapefruity. Dry and hoppy.

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