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


on tap

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RATINGS: 896   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04/5   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.

ianwelby's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ianwelby (1021) - - JUN 15, 2013
(Bottle) Clear amber beer with a thin head. Malt and caramel in the smell, flavour has a hit of bitter hop, followed with the malt and a tangy fruit edge to it. Finish is quite dry and hoppy too.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
pottertaker (2) - Iztacalco, MEXICO - JUN 26, 2016 does not count
Great taste for a great moment with your friends and hard rock. Maybe isnt the best beer but its from iron maiden!!!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Perpignan73 (6) - Merseyside, ENGLAND - JUN 25, 2016 does not count
500ml bottle, chilled, poured into a pint glass. Sweet malty, caramel aroma. Minimal, but lasting off white head, clear, lovely deep golden colour. Initially bitter taste which changes to caramel on the palate with citrus that cuts through and lifts providing a sweet finish. Enjoyable example of the style.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Joeheth3 (2) - Hampshire, ENGLAND - JUN 21, 2016 does not count
Really quite enjoyed this. Simple but effective. Mildly citrusy but a nice bodied bitter with a pleasant aftertaste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fombe89 (1880) - Asturias, SPAIN - JUN 21, 2016
Botella de @Hipercor, Oviedo. 20/06/2016. BBD:11/16 Color amarillo dorado, sabor malta, caramelo, cuerpo medio.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
HPDalen (194) - DENMARK - JUN 21, 2016
Malty aroma, not much of anything really, just malt. Pours golden with a thin, white head. Bitter flavour, like unripe fruit. Tiny bit citrus. Medium body, average carbonation, short and bitter finish. Rather forgettable and boring.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sledutah (6842) - Utah, USA - JUN 8, 2016
16oz can from The Grapevine
Pours clear golden with a small off-white head, good lacing. Aroma of toffee, bready and fruity. Flavors are bready, caramel, crackers! mild bitter and dry

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Holmen1 (4624) - Stavanger, NORWAY - JUN 7, 2016
Fra flaske på Mi2, Cardinal (Asko Rogaland ølmesse): klar dyp gylden, kort skum. Kokte grønnsaker pluss noe floralt aroma og smak. Totally forgettable.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Holmen2 (2715) - NORWAY - JUN 6, 2016
Shared bottle labelled Iron Maiden Trooper at Mi2 Extended at Cardinal 06.06.16. Clear golden. Fine white head. Sweet malt in aroma and taste. Also some marmalade and booiled vegetables. Not great. Round mouthfeel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ozzy70 (603) - Omaha, Nebraska, USA - MAY 31, 2016
Can. Cool artwork on can, I’ve always liked Iron Maiden artwork. Poured amber with a huge sudsy white head. Aroma was malty sweets, nutty. Sweet malty flavor. Liked this.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
nickel (961) - - MAY 27, 2016
Aroma: malt, caramel, vanilla Taste: malt, nuts, hops in the aftertaste. Flavour is decent. Better then expected

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