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Ramsbury Kennet Valley

Brewed by Ramsbury
Style: Bitter
Marlborough, England
Serve in English pint


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RATINGS: 34   MEAN: 3.05/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.03/5   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
Cask: Regular.
A characteristically light hoppy beer using mainly optic pale malt with a mixture of Goldings and Styrian Goldings hops, which gives a distinct light bitter taste with a pleasing aroma.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Mr_Pink_152 (3112) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - DEC 19, 2015
Tried at the Strugglers, Lincoln. Deep Amber colour with a light beige head. Fruity caramel, with a light bitter finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
s_hartshorne (2571) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 6, 2014
Cask Harry’s bar wakefield. Amber good white head. Aroma is malts. Taste is sweet caramel malts decent bitter finish. Medium body. Ok malty stuff.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DruncanVeasey (7999) - NUNEATON, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - SEP 30, 2013
Gravity, Hinckley BF, 13/09/13. Coppery orange with a slim collar subsiding to nothing. Nice sweet orange Smartie, thistle and grass nose. Mellow and rounded with good, faintly earthy orange rind qualities; dunked biscuit, soap and old vase of flowers notes. Discreet chocolate maltiness. Nice.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
TickerTerryDJ (633) - Redditch, Worcestershire, ENGLAND - FEB 6, 2013
Cask,gravity at Redditch Beer Festival,Worcestershire.Dull amber gold colour with smallish head.Light fruity aroma.Malt in the taste with some biscuit too in the background.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
leaparsons (9497) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - SEP 9, 2011
Cask, Criterion, Leicester. Dull amber with a thin foam. Aromas are light biscuit and toffee malts with dusty yeast and funky aspects. Autumn fruit with lime coming through. Flavours are, I suspect, tainted lime tartness with grapefruit and hints of slick butter. Woody with hints of berry. Dry and acidic on the finish. Not in the best nick.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Oakes (14671) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 27, 2011
Slightly hazy amber. Smells a bit funk - Sun says rambutan and I think that’s reasonable. Fruity-hoppy character, perhaps a bit overripe. Melony finish. Not to my taste, if nothing else.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
cgarvieuk (19732) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 23, 2011
cask at AGBell ... hazy amber ... thin white head ... light lemon nose ....soft fruity ... light mellon hop ok but nothing special

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beershine (5219) - The Sunshine State, Florida, USA - MAR 9, 2011
Cask @ "The Diamond" Weatherspoons pub in Derry. Dark gold with glassy stable head. Aroma is sweet, fruity, with rambutan. Very soft. The flavors are nicer, rounding out with bright herbal hops. Overall nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
markas101 (2221) - Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA - MAR 5, 2011
Cask, The Francis Newton, Sheffield, UK. Golden, fruit aroma of nectarine and bing cherries. Sweet, malty with a crisp finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DanielBrown (4328) - Birmingham (via Leicester), West Midlands, ENGLAND - FEB 10, 2011
Hand pulled at the Wetherspoons under the Central Library, Birmingham. Dark yellow colour I suppose. Flavour is a bit mushy and unspecified. Some hop juice which flies in and out without providing a great deal of relief from the burnt, sugared malt. This is occasionally OK, but often verges on dullness, or perhaps winceability.

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