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

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RATINGS: 689   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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Bottle: Filtered.
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.
www.ironmaidenbeer.com


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3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
bursprak (780) - Aarhus, - DEC 26, 2013
Shared 500 ml bottle. Color is bronze/amber with a small head. Aroma and taste is malty, sweet with a slightly bitter ending.


3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
milo91hd (138) - Lecce, ITALY - DEC 26, 2014
Bottiglia 50 CL, colore ambrato con un cappello di schiuma fine mediamente persistente. Il profumo è maltato insieme all’erbaceo dei luppoli. Al sapore si sente soprattutto il malto, finale abbastanza secco e mediamente amaro. Corpo leggero con una carbonazione media. Una bitter nella media insomma, merita tanto invece l’etichetta :)

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
rondphoto (2294) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - DEC 25, 2014
Dark amber color, long-lasting 1" ivory head, bands and dots of lace. Taste is watery malt that grows much stronger until the swallow, when citrus hops and carbonation with a strong edge take over. Slight sense of spice in the finish. A curious brew: it starts a little thin, but becomes bloatingly heavy by the time you get to the finish. Okay.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Chudwick (2216) - Cincyucky, Kentucky, USA - DEC 24, 2014
Malty malterson ..................................................

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jsmanigold (24) - - DEC 21, 2014
This beer has a malty flavor backed up by notes of citrus and hops. It was a decent beer. I would drink again if available. I wasn’t expecting too much from what I thought was a novelty beer.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bedni (176) - POLAND - DEC 21, 2014
color amber, taste malt with medium bitterness, low beige head I little citrus in aroma, mostly malt

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SotallyTober (47) - Channahon, Illinois, USA - DEC 20, 2014
Pours a clear copper with think off white head that fade fast. There’s a caramel, and malt aroma. Flavor’s of tea, caramel, lemon, and malts. Medium body that was crisp and bitter on the palate.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jercraigs (8071) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 17, 2014
2014-12-07. Crisp caramel amber body with a small off white head. 3+ Aroma is malty, toasty caramel malt. Flavour is similar, toasty caramel English malt character. Average bodied palate, soft carbonation. 3+ Solid take on the style but it’s not really my cup of tea. Bottle from the LCBO, Toronto

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Gerardgathier (396) - - DEC 16, 2014
Oke deze was voor de tick, niet bepaald lekker, slap. Totaal geen pit in dit bier amper mout of hop te bekennen in dit bier

-- rated with beerbasher/winphone

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
VDuquerroux (400) - Airvault, FRANCE - DEC 15, 2014
Bottle, 500mL. Home. A clear brown orange beer with a big white head ; medium retention. Aroma of caramel, smoke, herbs. Medium sweet, dry medium bitter refreshing. Medium body and texture, good carbonation, sweet smoky finish. Overall, a pleasant bitter ale, good lacing.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
slowrunner77 (6114) - Reno, Nevada, USA - DEC 9, 2014
Cool label, but that’s about it. Not even up to par as an average beer or bitter. Kinda boring. Some lackluster hops (light lemon and orange) and well balanced, but just not exciting.


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