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

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RATINGS: 93   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.03   EST. CALORIES: 117   ABV: 3.9%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Also available bottle conditioned as On The Tiles.
The first beer brewed on the new site with the new plant. The name comes from Paul Davey M.D. and Graham Dunbavan Brewer and the Steam as we now had a steam boiler to heat the copper. This complex multi layered ale has a floral hop aroma with medium bodied hop, bitter taste with some fruit and sweetness.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Gr0ve (2127) - Oslo, NORWAY - OCT 21, 2008
500 ml bottle. Amber with a weak haze. Medium-sized white fluffy head that clings to the glass. Light cidic biscuity aroma. Soft carbonation. Powdery nutty flavours with hints of dark chocolate. Cacao powder texture. Peppery. Watery mouthfeel, but quite a few things are happening on the palate, so it’s quite nice afterall. Lingering earthy hop biterness that lasts all the way through.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
reakt (950) - Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 20, 2008
JDW @ Victoria Station. Amber with an off white foam, obviously sparkled. Sweet and malty with some slightly metallic, grassy hops that linger in the finish. Not so bad really.

2.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
bobinlondon (1256) - Harrow, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 18, 2008
Handpulled cask at JDW Hatch End, Harrow. Light brown with good white head. Some vanilla notes leading to a fruity bitter finnish. Nothing to write home about but drinkable and refreshing.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
OleR (4767) - Oslo, NORWAY - OCT 17, 2008
UPDATED: OCT 18, 2008 500 bottle, 4,0% abv, as RCH On The Tiles. Big fluffy lasting near-white head with a nice lacework. Slight foggy golden brown color. Peppery malt aroma. A hint of roastiness and earthy hops. Taste is fairly dry, sourish, lightly spiced malts. A distinct earthy hop bitterness to support. Light to medium body. A little watered down mouthfeel. Overall, a more than than decent Bitter.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Tranquillity (1405) - Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS - AUG 30, 2008
Hazy red-brown body, tiny white head. Roasted aroma, taste sweet and bitter. Hard to define (appareantly I was drunk when making this "review", sorry for that..)

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mjs (4438) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUL 22, 2008
(Cask at St. Urho’s on 2008-07-18) Amber and clear. Quite long-lasting medium-sized bubbly white head. Medium to full palate with little carbonation. Roasted malts, bread and bitterness in taste. Quite strong-bodied for a real ale which is good.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
dunkpigen (379) - Kolding, DENMARK - JUL 13, 2008
Bottle at Århus Ølfestival 2008. Pours hazy orange with a cramy offwhite head. Aroma is fresh an fruity - a bit tart. Flavour is sweet but stille fresh and fruity.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
renffisch (757) - london, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 15, 2008
bottle from sainsbury’s. Pours a hazy orange with a creamy off-white head. Very nise floral hop nose. Nice dusty bitterness and good depth. Caramel and flowers all the way to the end. long finish. very drinkable pint indeed

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
johndoughty (3856) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUN 13, 2008
Bottle. Yellow with a really dominant bittermesss. Left plenty of lacing. Well bottled but nothing exceptional.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
KimJohansen (10349) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - JUN 1, 2008
Clear golden. Sweet aroma with fruity and malty notes. Sweet flavor with caramel, toasted malt and floral hops notes.


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