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Brewed by Quantock
Style: Bitter
Wellington, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 15   MEAN: 3.1/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.99   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Also available bottle conditioned.
White Hind is a Best Bitter with a strength of 4.5% alcohol by volume. The beer is named after the well known white hind that used to be a regular sight on the Quantock Hills. Alas the hind is no longer, its body was found with its head removed. The head was later found in a stream and now hangs in West Bagborough village hall. The image on the pumpclip is taken from an actual photograph of the hind.
The beer is brewed from a blend of four malts, the main ingredient being the best quality Maris Otter pale malt. This gives a full bodied beer with a deep amber colour, packed with malty flavour which is generously hopped with Target and Goldings hops. A true delight for the discerning drinker that wants a beer with taste and character that makes it stand out from the crowd.


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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
QuaffDoctor (20) - ENGLAND - MAY 7, 2008
Copper ale, slightly musty hoppy aroma. Flavour primarily roasted malt, with a burnt hop edge. If you like this kind of robust, almost arsey hop then you’ll love this. Sampled at Charter’s Beer Festival, Peterborough May 2008

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
johndoughty (3859) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - FEB 18, 2012
Bottle. There were some lumps of sediment floating around just after opening which was a bit off putting.What followed was nice.-a fruity flavour with some spices. Finnished quite bitter and left lots of lacing. Another good one from this brewery.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
imdownthepub (9954) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 6, 2010
Bottle conditioned, 500ml from Candy & Gifts, Minehead, Somerset. Copper with big white head, a volcanic pour. Masses of condition in another well bottled beer, a sharp, punchy malt flavour, nice and crisp, which then tails of a little but the hops give a good balance. Pretty good.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Quack-Duck (7759) - Down South, GERMANY - SEP 6, 2009
bottle, bought somewhere in rural South Devon. Cloudy golden colour, mid-sized fluffy head. Fruity nose. Wheaty and malty with a yeasty touch and some aromatic and bitter hops with a sharp and woody character, which gives this beer its very own rural character. Slightly fruity (peach, mango).

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
leaparsons (7937) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - NOV 28, 2009
Bottle. Brown with a small head. Aromas are weetabix and toffee with spritzy yeast and lemon. Quite fresh. Flavours are sweet weetabix and biscuit malts. Bitter, pithy grapefruit with a peppery finish. A decent fruity, malty bitter.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
downender (6134) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - DEC 13, 2009
Cask-conditioned at the Seven Stars, Bristol, 13/12/09. Deep gold with a decent, frothy white head. Aroma of biscuit malts, summer fruits and grassy hops. Flavour began with some sweet malts, aprciots and a dryish, bitter finish. Good.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
cgarvieuk (13935) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 27, 2010
cask at bow ... copper ... sweet toffee fruits ... light fruit malts ... toffee liitle orange ... ok but nothing special

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ungstrup (29081) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - SEP 5, 2011
Cask at Stortford Beer Festival 2011. A hazy amber beer with a bubbly white head. The aroma has notes of malt, phenols, and fruit. The flavor is sweet with notes of fruits and malt, leading to a dry phenolic finish.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
beervikingcrew (42) - East Sussex, ENGLAND - OCT 14, 2011
amber colour, slight sweet carmel aroma. Not much head. Looks like a solid bottled bitter. taste a bit malty with a hint of hay or grassy in a good way.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Cimbasso (28) - - APR 20, 2014
A very pleasant bottle-conditioned bitter with a nice hoppy aroma and good auburn colour. Pronounced hop flavours in the mouth and well-carbonated with a pleasant creamy head. A good bitter for everyday supping.


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