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Shepherd Neame Best Bitter

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Formerly brewed at Shepherd Neame
Style: Bitter
Faversham, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 23   MEAN: 3.13/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.05   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask: Regular. Limited distribution; mostly replaced by Master Brew.
"Mellow brown, with a rich malt flavour and the distinctive tang of Target and Goldings hops".


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
chrisv10 (9833) - DENMARK - FEB 18, 2011
Cask @ Cockney. Clear amber with medium off-white head. Flavour is malt, bitter, hops and fruit.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
saxo (13455) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - FEB 17, 2011
Cask @ Cockney pub. Nice head with good duration. Color is amber. Aroma and taste are rich fruits, caramel, malt and hops.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bragesnak (5331) - Aarhus, DENMARK - FEB 12, 2011
Cockney Pub, Aarhus, DK. Tap, 11022011. Amber with small white head. Aroma of malt and spices. Flavor with caramel and bitterness.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yngwie (12655) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUN 8, 2006
Cask at the Wharf, Aalborg, DK. Dark golden with a small white head. Some caramel and malty aromas, with fruity hops. Malty and hoppy flavor. Quite weak. Medium body and a nice bitterness in the finish. (060525)

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (15503) - Malmö, SWEDEN - FEB 18, 2006
Cask at Charlie’s Bar. Amber colour. Malty aroma with some hints of fruitiness. Sweet malty flavor with some hints of caramel. Bitter aftertaste.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DonMagi (5596) - bantervile, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 29, 2005
Wetherspoon october fest. Aroma is lightly citrus with malty bready notes. Taste is similar and is very easy going. A great session beer.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
pivnizub (8576) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - AUG 9, 2005
Dark amber coloured, thin, lasting, fluffy froth; fruity nose, mild bitter flavour; some fruits and malts in the taste; light but distinctive bitter aftertaste. O.K.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Sobchak (131) - Skagen, DENMARK - JUL 12, 2005
(Cask at The Wharf, Aalborg) - Amber coloured with a bitter dryness to it, and a medium sweet caramel body, that does not really appeal to me.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
harrisoni (12654) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JUN 30, 2005
Cask at Sun Inn Faversham, Kent Reddish brown beer, tastes very similar to the rest of the Sheps range with maybe a little bit more fruit. Undistinguished

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MiP (13046) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - JUN 13, 2005
Cask. Clear copper colour. Malty, fresh fruit flavour. Malty aftertaste with a hint of liquorice and a little harsh bitterness.


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