Brewed by Robinsons
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Stockport, England
Serve in English pint


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RATINGS: 54   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.02   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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Cask; Regular. Previously 5.0%.
First brewed in 2002 Double Hop was created by David Robinson (5th generation of the Robinson family) who is a particular fan of hoppy well balanced ale. With a delicious double hit of the finest Kent aroma hops, at two different stages in the brewing process, this packs a punch.
Unsurprisingly appreciation for Double Hop is soaring - this is a richly flavoured classic golden bitter beer with an interesting balance of hop flavour and hop bitterness.
Double Hop is a full bodied beer with rich malt with hop taste and a long lingeringly hop dominated with tangy citric fruit and a roasted malt finish.... perfect!

jamestulloch's rating

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jamestulloch (1905) - Edinburgh, - NOV 15, 2012
Aroma: Very mild aroma. Hay and earthy hops.

Appearance: Clear amber body with a small white head. No visible carbonation. Good lacing.

Taste: Soft peach, wood, resin and malt flavours. Pleasant but dull.

Palate: Thin to medium body with a very oily mouthfeel. Flat carbonation.

Overall: Easy drinking but boring.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
redders1974 (201) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - MAY 4, 2015
Decent enough session ale very maltynfrom smellmto taste to aftertaste looks good in glass

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JanEric (1108) - Meppel, NETHERLANDS - JAN 14, 2015
Caskat Hole in t’Wall Bowness-on_Windermere. Golden amber colour with a small white head. Fruity and hoppy aroma, with some citrus, malts and caramel. Nice hoppy and fresh finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ManVsBeer (5432) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 14, 2014
Cask @ Castle Hotel, Manchester. Deeper golden ale with some hop and perhaps more malt. A decent session ale though with a touch of sweetness in its nose, although more of a grainy-bitter aftertaste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
KyotoLefty (7232) - Kyoto, JAPAN - AUG 9, 2014
From the cask at their pub in Stockport. A full-flavored premium bitter. Amber-bronze color. Good malt character and decent hops as well. Citrus and grass.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
NordicV (1293) - Malmö, Sweden, SWEDEN - AUG 3, 2014
Cask @Charlies in Cph. Bärnstensfärgad öl med lätt vitt skum. Doft och smak är fruktig med inslag av citrus. Maltighet och karamell med blommiga noter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Rasmus40 (12874) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUN 28, 2014
Cask @ The Wharf, Aalborg. Clear golden with an off-white head. Aroma is weak, sweet, malty and light hoppy - grass. Flavor is medium sweet and moderate bitter. Dry and moderate bitter finish. 280614

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Christian (11609) - Odense, DENMARK - JUN 18, 2014
Cask at Christian Firtal. Holland-Australia at the world cup. Hazy amber with a lasting white head. Malty aroma with a grassy note. Sweetish malty flavour with fruity notes, grassy hops and a good bitter finish

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Desverger (3176) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 15, 2014
cask@Charlies Bar, Copenhagen - golden amber pour with white head. Fruity aroma and taste, reserved citric fruity, caramel malt, some floral nuances throughout, light body, pretty basic overall.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AdiBeer (1895) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 28, 2014
Aroma: metal, not much else! Appearance: clear dark gold, big white creamy head. Taste: light sweet. Palate: very malty, bread, caramel, breads. Overall: weak ESB, lacks intensity in aroma and palate. Pint at the Hole in t’Wall, Bowness-on-Windermere.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
gegwilson (1843) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 16, 2013
Cask in the Sycamore, Parwich. Amber ale with a white head. A fairly standard tasting golden ale with a decent amount of hops in there. Nice easy drinking.

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