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Northern FC McCracken Ale

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Brewed by Northern FC
Style: Bitter
Newcastle upon Tyne, England
Serve in English pint


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RATINGS: 5   MEAN: 3.2/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.93/5   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
Cask; Status uncertain.
Light beer brewed at Northern Football Club, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
digiles (1) - Gosforth, Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - JUL 25, 2013 does not count
Cask@Northern FC - Mid gold with light lasting head and good lacing. Pale malt nose with light doughy biscuit and subtle fruits. Flavour is slightly sweet with light bitter lasting to low fruit/citrus. Nothing complicated just very pleasant session bitter. Suitable thirst quencher for sports club.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fonefan (40503) - VestJylland, DENMARK - APR 2, 2013

Cask (gravity) @ 29th Pigs Ear Beer and Cider Festival 2012, at The Round Chapel in Hackney, London, England.

Clear medium amber yellow color with a average, frothy - fizzy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, sweet malt, earthy malt, fruity. Flavor is moderate sweet and light bitter with a average to long duration, earthy, fruity. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20121204]

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
madmitch76 (19650) - , Essex, ENGLAND - DEC 16, 2012
4th December 2012
Pigs Ear. Clear amber beer, little white head. Light dry palate. Sweet malts, a little nutty. Mild dried fruits. Semi dry finish. Itís another English Bitter - yippee - ok!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Leighton (15390) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 16, 2012
Cask at Pigs Ear BF 2012, London. Pours clear gold with a fine, white film head. Dry pale malt nose, some biscuits and dry orange. Light sweet flavor with mellow, dry dough, some vague citrus, light yeast. Light bodied with fine carbonation. More of the same to finish. Very sessionable, classic bitter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jackl (6112) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - DEC 7, 2012
Gravity @ Pigs Ear 2012. The pourís medium gold with a tiny head. The nose is doughy marzipan, nut, some vanilla and notes of honeyed fruit. The taste is pale sweet malts, some dough, a bit of lemon. Light, sessionable profile. Decent.

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