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RATINGS: 12   MEAN: 3.35/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.24/5   IBU: 34   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
The Uncle Bob Bitter is inspired by the rich, flavorful ales of British pubs. We use floor malted English barley and a blend of British hops to create a balance between a soft malt presence and floral hop notes. It has a toasty malt character but is still smooth on the palette. At only 4.5% ABV and purposefully lightly carbonated in the bottle it is the perfect session beer. Canít get to the pub? Bring the pub to you with a bottle of Uncle Bob.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
mike67 (1077) - , New Jersey, USA - JUN 30, 2016
500 ml bottle. Pours copper with tall, long-lasting, fluffy white head, nice lacing and lively carbonation. Aroma is piney hops, bready malt and ripe fruit. Body is medium and crisp. Earthy hops, caramel and bready malt and ripe fruit fill the mouth. Finish is long and earthy. I canít say I enjoyed this brew.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
micmillon18 (37) - Massachusetts, USA - DEC 6, 2015
Poured from a 16.9 oz bottle into a pint glass. Bottled on 9/16/2015. Aroma - Clean malt scents (caramel, biscuit) with floral English hop character (perhaps a bit of mint?). Appearance - Creamy white head. Tawny color. Taste - Malt lends biscuit, toast, and toffee flavors with some roasted nut. Mellow, earthy hops with balanced acidity. Lingering cereal and resiny notes in the aftertaste. Palate - Light bodied. Semi dry finish. Chewy malts add enough oomph to keep this flavorful yet sessionable. Overall - A true proper pint.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
puboflyons (3023) - Allenstown, New Hampshire, USA - JUN 7, 2015
From the 500 ml bottle. Yellow, heady pour akin to a Pilsener and not the amber color I prefer in my Bitters. Toasted pale malt sweetness on the nose along with grassy hops. Light body. Again, like the aroma, there is a toasted sweetness but a mild to moderate grassy bitterness at the finish. But it really comes across more like a PIlsener.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MrMeadMan (73) - Amesbury, Massachusetts, USA - APR 10, 2015
Light yeasty and hoppy aroma. Pours a beautiful clear golden orange. Nice flavor for low alcohol. Would go great with a burger!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
thornecb (5410) - Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA - DEC 24, 2014
Pours deep gold into a shaker. White head with little retention recedes to hug rim. Sweet caramel aromas. Soft with caramel, straw and butterscotch front to back.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
radarsock (1146) - Massachusetts, USA - JUN 8, 2014
64 oz. growler served at The Deck, Salisbury. Pours a coppery light brown; sustaining a whitish-ringed head 1 finger in length atop. Experienced maize, caramel malt, East Kent Goldings, apple cores, sweat and London yeast on the nose and in the mouth. Metallic undertaste. Not bad at all. Was expecting a horrendous take on the style.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SrSilliGose (3328) - pouring bus, New Brunswick, CANADA - MAY 26, 2014
growler shared by hammerslammer. bit of earthy raisin, plum fruitcake sweetness. leafy herbal character. low-moderate dryness. not much hop character. lot of flavor and bigger body than expected @ 4.5%. somewhat drinkable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
WillRunForBeer (2200) - Massachusetts, USA - JAN 10, 2014
Taster at the source. Pours golden with a white head. Aroma is caramel and grass. Light and well balanced.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AirForceHops (5986) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - JUL 13, 2013
Growler share courtesy of Phatdog1. Pours an amber clear color with small and quickly disappearing fluffy off-white head. Nose is Earthy caramel malt. The taste was again Earth malt, with mild hop element that had underlying bitterness that vanished before the sip was complete. This beer is true to the style and certainly drinkable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
lzdude (1) - Massachusetts, USA - JUN 24, 2013 does not count
Had on tap at Brick & Mortar in Cambridge, MA. Aroma was of mild grass and bread. Taste was well balanced, starting with a small bit of malt sweetness interlaced with a very mild bread like flavor from the yeast, and quickly cleaned up with a bright but never abrasive bitterness. Carbonation was moderate, and the finish was relatively quick and clean. Overall, a very drinkable English style session that offers pleasant rewards to the drinker who cares enough to look.

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