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Sainsbury’s Basics Bitter
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Sainsbury’s
Brewed at Leeds (Carlsberg UK)

Style: Bitter
London, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 22   MEAN: 1.65/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 1.89   EST. CALORIES: 63   ABV: 2.1%
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2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
yespr (29687) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - SEP 1, 2010
44 cL can. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is vague mouldy and malty. Light herbal hoppy. Bitter, dry malty and breadish. Dry malty and hoppy finish.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
KimJohansen (10349) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - SEP 1, 2010
Clear golden with a medium white head. Malty aroma with caramel hints of cardboard. Watery flavor with hints of malt and caramel. Finished dry.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Dedollewaitor (13390) - Odense, DENMARK - DEC 13, 2010
Bottle @ Southern Denmark Gathering , Ulfborg. Pours amber copper with a small off white head. Paper , grain and vague fruity hoppyness. Thin palate. Dry end.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
tommann (2487) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUN 29, 2011
440ml can. Pours dark orange with a large, frothy head. Aroma is caramel and boiled sweets. Taste is a bit grainy, watery but not that bad. Little boiled sweets on the finish. Good mouth feel for the strength.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
deanso (4666) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - MAY 2, 2012
99p for 4 cans from Sainsburys. Thin white head which disappears quickly. Clear amber pour. Not bad especially for the price

2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
wimpyjoe (2955) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 30, 2013
Golden with no head. A dour tasteless brew with a small sweetness rather than any real bitterness. Malt aroma.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 8/20
berkshirejohn (4204) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 9, 2011
440ml can. Golden amber with a fast fading white head; caramel malt aroma; thin caramel malt flavour with some damp cardboard to finish. Not great, but what do you expect for 25p a can?

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
Ungstrup (28448) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - SEP 1, 2010
Can. An amber beer with a thin off-white head. The aroma has notes of malt and sodapop. The flavor has notes of caramel, sodapop, cardboard, and malt, leading to a bitter finish.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
saxo (13455) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - DEC 12, 2010
Can at fonefan tasting. Medium head with medium duration. Color is amber. Aroma and taste are mild caramel, malt and notes of hops. High carbonation.

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
fonefan (33333) - VestJylland, DENMARK - DEC 13, 2010

Can 440ml.

Clear light medium amber color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is light to moderate malty, grain - toasted, light molasses. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average duration, thin malt extract. Body is light to medium, texture is watery, carbonation is soft. [20101212]


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