Brewed by Oakham
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Peterborough, England


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RATINGS: 323   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
Cask; Regular. Aka Jeffrey Hudson Bitter. Also available bottled @ 4.2% abv.
A golden beer whose aroma is dominated by hops that give characteristic citrus notes. Hops and fruit on the palate are balanced by malt and a bitter base. Dry hoppy finish with soft fruit flavors. A nationally respected ale, winner of numerous awards, JHB is a blond baby packed with flavour & perfect for those long sessions as well as a quick pint at lunchtime. This popular beer was crowned Champion beer of britain in the bitter category in 2001 and 1999.
Challenger and American Mount Hood hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Beertobealive (349) - Stavanger, NORWAY - MAR 8, 2015
Thick white head with light hoppy and spring flavors. Pils colored body. Bitter in mouth. No real taste. Not balanced. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ippopotamo36 (779) - Rome, ITALY - JAN 7, 2015
0,50 bottle purchased in Rome-Italy and consumed in Serbia. Pale yellow almost filtered appearance, very low white foam with draft in the glass. Nose: honey, grainy, tea. Mouth: medium bitterness, a hint of sweet notes, malty. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
cirzen (14) - FRANCE - DEC 31, 2014
500ml bottle. Slightly zesty nose, green fruit and something like wet rubber. Initial taste impressions weren’t good, the aftertaste goes a little off, bitterness merging into amyl but half way through the glass it’s softened. Now the orange hops come through. A little resin. An odd but not uninteresting brew, I suspect it needs to be drunk on a hot summer day rather than in the depths of winter to be enjoyed properly.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Sad24 (210) - GREAT YARMOUTH, Norfolk, ENGLAND - DEC 26, 2014
It is Oakhams, but it is a bitter, so not for me. I am a Citra, Green Devil, Scarlet Macow man.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
samuelbuca (2) - Spalding, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - DEC 21, 2014 does not count
Good tasting beer with a definite citrus aftertaste. The low alcohol makes it a very good session beer

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
batneil (473) - - DEC 13, 2014
Pale straw with a thin head. Faint and pleasant aroma. Nice flavour, slightly hoppy.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
edsspoon (761) - Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - DEC 5, 2014
Cask - pale golden with a small white head. Aroma of orange, dust and malt. Taste is light grass and fruit, orange rind and earth, with a little dust and medium strong bitter finish. Medium body.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (6759) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 17, 2014
Cask at Stockbridge Tap. Pours clear golden, nose is floral, toffee, taste is crisp, dry toffee, light citrus.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ianthehsechap (7) - - OCT 28, 2014 does not count
Again nice and light but a little bit benign no real strong flavours but nice enough. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ThirstyBird (2215) - London area, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 17, 2014
On cask at their restaurant - poured golden yellow with a white call. The smell was grain, citrus, grass. The taste was biscuit, grass, mild dry citrus, with light body and mild carbonation.

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