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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%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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!!


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
gam (3909) - brisbane, AUSTRALIA - MAY 8, 2011
Good strong carbonation head good size honey gold pour aromas floral hint fruity honey lemon flavour rind taste bitter grapefruit mandarin malt sweetness is refreshing hop at the finish good aftertaste with the malt also bitter dry tasting

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
NoiZe (2323) - Zeist, NETHERLANDS - MAR 9, 2011
Thnx to Bullit. Golden colored brew. Malty aroma, honey, some english hops. Flavor is malty, some fruits from the english hops, lot’s of honey.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Bullit (4445) - Burgos, SPAIN - FEB 28, 2011
Bottle from Burg Bieren. Unclear golden colour, white head. Aroma is malty, honey. Flavour is lots of honey, malty and a bit fruity. Not good.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Gary (1875) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 17, 2010
UPDATED: DEC 18, 2010 (Bottle conditioned) looks cool , like a dirty submarine ... deep strawberry blond, with bits of sediment swimming around , lively creamy head . A beer that is glowing in the glass. some triopical fruit hops and bready malt in the nose. flavours show sweet toffee malts and earthiness -from the sediment , almost soapy , with a gin and tonic fruity like dry aromatic hoppiness .spicy vibrant bitterness. Very drinkable and pleasant

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
altonbrownd (5658) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - FEB 27, 2010
Bottle from Cracked Kettle. Nice bright orange body with rocky head. Nose of bitter hops. Starts quite tart and smooth. Really nice texture. With lots of fruits. And ends quite bitter. Enjoyable to be sure.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
pivnizub (10139) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - FEB 25, 2010
Bottle: Deep golden, hazy, some floaties visible, big rocky off-white head - leaving an impressive lacework; sweetish grains and mild exotic fruits in the bitter-hoppy nose; moderate dryish bitter-sweet flavour, medium bodied, creamy MF; lingering spicy fruity and bitter finish with hops sticking to the palate in the aftertaste. Pretty good.....

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
JK54B (1539) - Helsinki, FINLAND - SEP 9, 2009
Cask Real Ale 0.25L tasted at Kittys. Pale head Ɛ.7cm). Slightly hazy Golden dark colour. Slightly sour malty and roasty taste. Hops at end.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DruncanVeasey (8012) - NUNEATON, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - AUG 25, 2009
The Baron. Lacy orange gold, thick milky condition. Marzipan, floral leafy and orange citrus aroma. Rounded tangerine hops, almond hints, generous creamy vanilla, maize-like softness for dessert, wheat, lick of soap. Some varnishy astringency. Tangy and easy to slug, could get you into trouble...

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RichardW (1813) - Carlisle, Cumbria, ENGLAND - JUN 30, 2009
Cask, JDW, Carlisle. Really tasty strong amber ale. Malty taste very evident, but a bitter, grassy and lemony nose puts a bit of balance back into it. Slightly warming in the throat and becomes reasonably rich as it goes down.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
TBone (16163) - Pori, FINLAND - MAY 5, 2009
Cask@Beer Hunters, Pori. Clear amber color, big creamy off-white head, some lace. Flowery and nutty hoppy aroma. Medium-bodied. Harsh malty with nutty hoppy flavors. Aftertaste feels alcholic, it’s also malty and bitter. Kind of powerful cask ale, but not really balanced.


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