Brewed by RCH
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Weston-super-Mare, England
Serve in English pint


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RATINGS: 119   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.16/5   EST. CALORIES: 159   ABV: 5.3%
Cask; Regular. Also available bottle conditioned.
A railway themed name after the name for two engines pulling a train. A golden brew made only with pale ale malt and goldings hops giving it a well balanced hoppy flavour. Very drinkable - beware!!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (16866) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - APR 22, 2015
Cask at the King and Castle, Tourist Town Central, 17/04/15. Clear golden with a decent off white cap that retains well. Nose is light caramel, bubble gum, fruit peel, light malt load. Taste comprises toasted bread, citirc peel, caramel, straw. Medium bodied, moderate carbonation, semi drying close with light bitterings. Ok stuff - in good nick!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kwik-lime (1692) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 3, 2015
Cask at JDWs in Heathrow T5. Quite sweet malt with some summer fruits, alcohol quite noticeable for the ABV. Decent beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
adamnowek (1830) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - DEC 11, 2014
Holy cow, what a long-lasting and foamy head this beer has. The bitterness is really mild but so is the taste. Hints of caramel and nuts.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
blackisle (2043) - IJburg, NETHERLANDS - AUG 29, 2014
Bottle 50cl. Clear pale amber color, two finger dense creamy beige head, longlasting, good lacing; aroma sweet malty, hay, bit caramel, dough, citrus; taste medium sweetbitter; medium body, oily to creamy texture, average carbonation; bitter finish, earthy feel. Nice down to earth(y) bitter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Hermod (6414) - Vantaa, FINLAND - JUL 26, 2014
Cask@Kitty’s, Hki. Golden color, thick white head. Nutty, biscuity, sweet fruity aroma. Flavor has dark fruits, hops, nutty notes. Quite dry finish. Bitter. A nice real ale. High drinkability.

-- rated with beerbasher/winphone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
VastActiv (5670) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - JUN 27, 2014
Cask at Black Door, Helsinki. Colour is clear orange with small bubbly white head. Aromas and flavours: Some nuts, bitterness, hints of soup and some malts.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
rosenbergh (10362) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUN 27, 2014
Cask at the Black Door, Helsinki, Finland. Cloudy pale golden colour with a big foamy white head. Soap, juice and mild malt in the aroma. The flavour is... Or is there any flavour? Maybe there is... Soap, mild bitterness, fruits and some earthy notes. Blah... ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Iznogud (2500) - CROATIA - JUN 19, 2014
Cask at Fire Island, Cardiff. Pours golden with small head. Malty fruity aroma. Malty and fruity flavor with hoppy finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ansjelaah (1747) - Westelbeers, NETHERLANDS - MAY 14, 2014
Bottle with dutchdrebus. Clear orange golden color with a big off-white head. Smells malts, caramel and some hop. Tastes malts, caramel, grassy, some hop.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
DutchDrebus (5563) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - MAY 14, 2014
Bottle @ home. Clear amber colour with a medium sized wgite head and lots of bubbles. Smells malty, some iron, a bit like a pilsener. Tastes sweet, malty, grains, slightly bitter. Nothing crazy. Medium to heavy carbo, medium body.

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