Brewed by Shepherd Neame
Style: Bitter
Faversham, England
Serve in English pint


on tap

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RATINGS: 107   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.59   EST. CALORIES: 105   ABV: 3.5%
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Low abv version of Bishops Finger for export only to the continent.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
thellgren (293) - 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.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 10/20
stefannilssons (1472) - 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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerheart65 (1001) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Linnet (1121) - 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.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Cunningham (4632) - 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]

   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.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rarbring (1427) - 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.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
tmrmwel (1003) - 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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ianwelby (497) - 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.

   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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