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

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RATINGS: 706   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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Trooper is a premium British beer inspired by Iron Maiden and handcrafted at Robinsons brewery. Being a real ale enthusiast, vocalist Bruce Dickinson has developed a beer which has true depth of character. Malt flavours and citric notes from a unique blend of Bobec, Goldings and Cascade hops dominate this deep golden ale with a subtle hint of lemon.
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3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mikkos (248) - - JUN 14, 2013
Pretty decent ESB/bitter. Not really a fan of this style, so yeah. It’s okay, but nothing more than that. Better than expected, though.


2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
blipp (6429) - Newark, New Jersey, USA - JAN 25, 2015
Bottle. Pours golden amber with a thin head. Mild sweet and bready malty, light fruity notes, light hoppy bitterness, and an earthy and grainy finish. Not bad.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
spittle8 (120) - - JAN 25, 2015
Poured from a bottle, San Diego. Weak aroma. This is a subtle beer, in the English style. The flavor is citrus-heavy, with a hint of hops. Pleasant, drinkable beer, like an English ale but with more acidity than most.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 10/20
DylansDad (326) - NEW ZEALAND - JAN 23, 2015
Nothing wrong with any of the individual components of this beer - the flavours and aromas - it’s just that they aren’t strong enough and don’t come together as a cohesive whole, resulting in a thin, watery lager-like body. Thought it would have more balls.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Radiactiveman (6) - mexico city, MEXICO - JAN 20, 2015 does not count
La botella es llamativa. El. Sabos es muy similar a una Ale. Suave con un toque afrutado. Buena adquisición para la colección

2.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
skibimedic (2) - POLAND - JAN 20, 2015 does not count
floral, citrus, amber, clear, minimal head, medium bitterness, medium sweetness, lightly sour, medium body, thin feel, average carbonation, bitter, astringent,

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
jerseyjohn71 (231) - corsicana, Texas, USA - JAN 11, 2015
citrus water, bread, toast water, grass, dough, golden, hazy, tan foam, lightly bitter, soft carbonation, thin feel, light body, long finish bitter,

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
BrewIPA (88) - Rochester, New York, USA - JAN 9, 2015
1 pint .9 oz bottle, pours a nice copper, low carbonation with thin head. Nice malt flavor with hints of citrus. A very nice ale. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
drjoeng (44) - - JAN 6, 2015
4.7% ABV. British bitter. Nose is sweet and reminiscent of boiling cane sugar. Strong malty notes impress themselves on the nose. No head. It disappears into a thin rim of light soapy foam, that only a haughty British ale can pull off. Nicely carbonated with a good fruity body that boasts ripe apples and berries, and then a languorous turn to reveal plenty of bitter hoppy leg. Yum! The finish is strangely laager-like, almost weirdly and coincidentally like Tiger Beer.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ozckr (289) - Barcelona, SPAIN - JAN 5, 2015
hay, citrus, golden, clear, minimal head, light sweetness, medium bitterness, light body, thin feel, lively,

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
wekker84 (1610) - etten-leur, NETHERLANDS - JAN 3, 2015
Bottle a amber colored beer with a white head aroma malts citrus fruits yeast spicy and hops flavor malts caramel fruits spicy and some hops


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