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Sheffield Crucible Best

Brewed by Sheffield
Style: Bitter
Sheffield, England
Serve in English pint


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RATINGS: 15   MEAN: 3.11/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
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Cask, Occasional;
Complex bitter brewed with a blend of pale, crystal and black malts. A mixture of two bittering hops provides a perfect balance.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerViking (2468) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 3, 2014
Gravity at Ealing beer festival, brown bitter, lightly nutty and malty, dry and lightly bitter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 4/20
slushbrew (4) - South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - APR 18, 2013 does not count
A good mix of tree malt and the usr of two hops makes this a well loved beer. Recomend as a session beer

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DanielBrown (3814) - Birmingham (via Leicester), West Midlands, ENGLAND - APR 1, 2012
Hand pulled at the Gardener’s Rest, Sheffield. Light brown. Dusty coco flavour, with some floral hop notes. Great lacing and colour. Dry aroma. Nice Bitter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
downender (6290) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - MAR 12, 2011
Cask-conditioned at the Seven Stars, Bristol 9/03/2011. Deep amber in colour with a slight, off-white head. Sweetish caramel and fruity malts, with some citrus hops and decent, bitter finish. Fine.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bullit (4007) - Burgos, SPAIN - FEB 22, 2011
Cask @ Bon Accord. Amber colour, off-white head. Aroma is caramel malts, and a bit of tofee. Flavour is caramel malts, bit of toffee, biscuit. Farily dry and slightly sweet fhinish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (29286) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - FEB 9, 2011
Cask. An amber beer with a lazing light tan head. The aroma has strong notes of caramel combined with medium notes of malt. The flavor is sweet wtih notes of malt, caramel, and butterscotch, leading to a bitter finish.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Finn (4199) - Tromsø, NORWAY - NOV 1, 2010
Gravity på Steel City Beer & Cider Festival 30 Sep 10. Brunfarget. Svakt maltaroma. OK luftig skum. Søt karamell i smaken. Tørr avslutning.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Rune (8044) - Tromsø, NORWAY - NOV 1, 2010
Nut brown body, off-white head with fine duration. Discreet malty aroma. Caramel malts along with almond and hints of spices in flavour. Momentary bitter end. Medium to thin bodied. Gravity, good measured half pint at Steel City Beer Festival, Sheffield 30 Sep 10.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fonefan (35055) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 1, 2010

Cask (handpump) @ Gardeners Rest, 105 Neepsend Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire England S3 8AT.

Clear medium to dark yellow color with a average to large, creamy to frothy, excellent lacing, fully lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, roasted, caramel, old fruit, sugar, light hoppy. Flavor is moderate sweet and light moderate bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20100118]

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Papsoe (25085) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 2, 2010
Cask. Clear amber golden with a creamy off-white head. Nuts and a little butterscotch in the nose. Light body, flat, some caramel and nutty accents with a vague underlying tartness. Very subdued bitterness. 180110

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