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


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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.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Cerbier (260) - - NOV 1, 2014
0,5l Flasche. Bräunliches Bier mit kleiner Schaumkrone. Riecht angenehm nach Toffee und Caramel; schmeckt auch so, dazu kommt eine angenehme Herbe und zum Schluß wird es leicht bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bullit (4030) - Burgos, SPAIN - NOV 1, 2014
From bottle, as Iron Maiden Trooper, in Irish pub Cafe Escocia’ in Zaragoza, almost next to Chinese restaurant Taiwan´. Someone’s having a laugh. Copper coloured, with an off-white head. Nose is caramel, light grassy, bit of biscuit. Flavour of caramel malts, relatively hoppy, bit of grass and citrus. Finish is slightly sweet and bitter. Nice one.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
pivnizub (9000) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - OCT 26, 2014
Bouteille(as Iron Maiden Trooper) Nearly clear, stable lacy and creamy White head; sweetish fruity and bready-malty nose with a small amount of hops underneath; mild sweetish-bitter flavour, really soft, but pretty light bodied; short fruity and mildly hoppy finish. In opposite to the band’s Music: a very tame performance...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 14/20
Syfher (80) - Brussels, BELGIUM - OCT 25, 2014
Bottle of 50 cl.Nice but not relevant taste. Very nice colour. Her weakness is the poor palate and, as said before, the taste which is nice (notes of caramel) but very light.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Iphonephan (3528) - McLean, Virginia, USA - OCT 24, 2014
From a pint bottle. Pours a ear gold with an off white head. Malty nose. Flavors of biscuit with a bitter finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Maarten1993 (358) - - OCT 24, 2014
Drank with Marijn, Rik and Bram in Le Havre. Bitter, slight sweetness but most of al watery, no aftertaste or depth.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
filippomassari (10) - Jönköping, SWEDEN - OCT 21, 2014
Really tasty beer with heavy bitterness and and a slight citrus taste at the end.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sissio (684) - Orsenigo, ITALY - OCT 20, 2014
Clear copper, cream orange head Malts, cereals, honey, red orange, pink grapefruit Very aromatic with a bitter aftertaste Some citrus or grapefruit

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
eduardovl (914) - SWITZERLAND - OCT 14, 2014
500ml bottle served in a pint glass. A: Nice bottle art. Fans of classic Heavy Metal will love it! :) The beer is also beautiful as the English Bitters use to be. Pours a clear orange color forming a one finger white to yellow head. Aired and thin to medium bubbled. Low retention. It vanishes quickly than I was expecting but leaves a lot of lingering lacings around S: Malts, caramel, crystal malts and some flowery hops. Too light. Weak character T: The same for the taste. Slightly sweet caramel malts in upfront. Overall, very dry in the mouth. Too weak bitterness to a British ESB. Some notes of paperboard M: Light and watery body. Medium to low carbonation. Caramel malts and paperboard aftertaste O: Ok drinkability but very far from the classic and original songs of Iron Maiden [ BA Review @ 8/3/2013 ]

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
MarkoR (536) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 13, 2014
500 ml bottle from LCBO. Pours a clear orangy colour with small white head. Aroma is toasted malts, fruits, caramel. Taste is pretty much the same. Not bad.

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