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Brewed by Shepherd Neame
Style: Bitter
Faversham, England
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RATINGS: 107   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.59   EST. CALORIES: 105   ABV: 3.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Low abv version of Bishops Finger for export only to the continent.


2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
thellgren (273) - Helsinki, FINLAND - FEB 28, 2013
0,5 l bottle from local supermarket. Light brown colour, head OK, but not big. Quite easygoing taste as you would expect from ale with 3.5% alcohol. This was refreshing.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 10/20
stefannilssons (1462) - SWEDEN - JAN 19, 2013
Det här var en konservativ sak, inget som passar min gom direkt. Dessvärre tyckte jag att kroppen är lite tunn och den upplevs som något fadd.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerheart65 (1000) - Pori, FINLAND - JAN 19, 2013
Caramel, bread, tiramisu, medium strong aroma. Deep amber, clear, white head about 2 fingers and medium long and leaves lacing. Fizzy carbonation, light body and feel, almost watery, malting on top: bread, nuts, lightly roasted caramel, finish also malty and bitter, dry and bitter. Bit thin but ok flavors still.

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Linnet (1103) - Karlstad, SWEDEN - JAN 4, 2013
Weak aroma, toffee, perfume but mostly watery. Appearance is light amber colour, medium head. Flavour is watery, water dominates. Mouthfeel is like the flavour.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Cunningham (4492) - Halden, NORWAY - DEC 4, 2012
Copper colour with a small white head. Toffee and fruity aroma. A bit weak sweet toffe, fruity and hoppy flavour. Medium body. Moderate sweetness and an ok bitterness. Absolutely one of the best beer you can get in a Swedish grocery store.
[Bottle from MaxiMat at Nordby Svinesund, Sweden]

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
nazzty (921) - Ödåkra - Helsingborg, SWEDEN - NOV 29, 2012
Really delicious beer with a slight sweetness and good bitterness. One of the better lower alcohol beers.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rarbring (1366) - Linköping, SWEDEN - NOV 15, 2012
Aroma: The smell is sweet toffee, brown bread, sour fruit notes, green apple peel, some fresh mowed lawn.
Appearance: The beer is clear copper amber, a slightly orange hued off-white head, rather high, settles slowly, leaves good lacing.
Taste: Upfront malt sweetness, molasses, then some riper fruits, pears, then a rather sharp chemical bitterness.
Palate: Medium carbonation, small bubbles, rather thin and watery, lack of body, a dry twinge at the end that fades away rather slowly.
Overall: This beer is better in it’s stronger version, at this ABV it becomes a bit sharp and watery.
Note: Bottle 500 ml. Reviewed 2011-01-22.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
tmrmwel (959) - Bergen, NORWAY - NOV 5, 2012
Bottle. Pours dark golden with a small creamy head. Aroma is sour with yeast and lemon. Body is quite full, with moderate carbonation. Flavour is sweet with caramel and toffee, with a growing hop presence leaving a bitter orange peel finish.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ianwelby (479) - SCOTLAND - SEP 4, 2012
Bottle from the supermarket. Slightly fizzy at first with a frothy head. A balance flavour though it’s lighter than you might expect. A nice, drinkable beer.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
The_Bish (1125) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 16, 2012
True story: An ex girlfriend once slapped my best mate, very hard, for asking her if she had ever enjoyed Bishop’s Finger. Hoho... fun times.


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