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Ringwood Old Thumper (Bottle) (UK)

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Brewed by Ringwood (Marston’s)
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Ringwood, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 298   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25/5   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle: Pasteurised.
Originally 5.6%, changed July 2013
Challenger, Goldings and Progress hops.
First brewed 1979.
*** AMERICANS PLEASE NOTE ***
Old Thumper is brewed in America by Shipyard.


2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Smyles (4) - - JUN 30, 2016 does not count
Snazzy bottle. Jus tastes too bitter, too dark for this here pallet. Doesnt go down easy enough, this isnt leaving me wanting more??

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
BeerNinjaUK (196) - Wiltshire, ENGLAND - JUN 24, 2016
Branded "Ringwood Dark Ale". 500ml bottle at home. Aroma rich with fruitcake, chocolate, biscuits, grass. Thick mouthfeel with alcoholic sweetness.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Gehbe (49) - Vilnius, LITHUANIA - MAY 22, 2016
UPDATED: MAY 22, 2016 Aroma weak, caramelly, some fruits and malt.Deep amber, clear, weak head.Taste sweetish, some hop bitterness and acidity. Finish malty with some bitterness.Medium body and carb. Alcoholic warmness.Overall drinkable, not imoressive.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mkel07 (4934) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - APR 29, 2016
Bottle from Copper & Oak Liquor Merchants 280416. All things that are good about English beer are in this beer. Malty with a slightly bitter finish and a ruby copper colour.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Iznogud (2060) - CROATIA - MAR 24, 2016
Bottle, 500 ml from Pivoteka, Zagreb. Shared with JFK10000. Pours amber with small off-white head. Caramel malts, light sweetness, dry. Too simple too light for me.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
AtronSeige (1164) - Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA - MAR 20, 2016
Aroma: Medium hops, fruity, earthy. Light strawberry, mint, wood Appearance: Brilliant copper body. Small, off-white head. Fair retention. Lacing. Flavour: Medium-light earthy, Light strawberry. Medium bitterness. Dry finish with lingering bitterness and light mint, wood. Mouthfeel: Medium-light body. Medium-low carbonation. Overall: A good beer, within range, but nothing special.Sadly. 500ml bottle, poured. Thanks Andre! 11C. Strong Bitter

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Hopverdju (475) - BELGIUM - MAR 15, 2016
Geproefd als Ringwood Dark Ale. Amberkleurig met een dunne witte schuimkraag. Weinig geur, wat mout. Smaak: zoetig – bitterig, geroosterde mout. Matige koolzuur. Medium body. Afdronk: licht zoetig – bitterig.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
tricksta_p (3155) - Steenwijk, NETHERLANDS - FEB 23, 2016
Bottle in England. Aroma is malt, caramel, a bit buttery, apples, mild hops. Flavour is light sweet and bitter. Body is medium. Not a stellar beer.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
zacgillbanks (4156) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - FEB 12, 2016
Bottle of Morrisons Ringwood Dark Ale from Byker, Newcastle. Copper coloured with a thin white head of foam. It has a slight burnt toffee, currant and marzipan flavour with malt and a roasted nutty finish. Pretty good.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MarcinG (380) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - JAN 31, 2016
UPDATED: FEB 1, 2016 Butelka 500 ml z Morrisons jako ringwood dark ale. Bursztynowe piana srednia biala. Chmiele w zapachu z delikatna nuta orzechowa. W smaku podobnie.

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