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


on tap


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RATINGS: 68   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.65/5   EST. CALORIES: 105   ABV: 3.5%
Bottle: Pasteurised.
This is a 3.5 % version of Spitfire for the Swedish market.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
madsberg (11405) - Søborg, DENMARK - APR 29, 2013
Bottled. Golden coloured. Unclear. Dense off white head. ARoma: Herbs, light caramel and sweetness. Flavour: Herbs, light fruits, caramel. THin bodied. Ends caramelly and light herbal bitter.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Theis (15152) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 29, 2013
Bottle at Yespr’s - Thanks. Clear amber - white head. Toasted, thin, knækbrød, cardboard, light citrus, dusty hops, sweetness. why ???

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
joergen (26200) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 28, 2013
Bottle at yespr. Clear golden coloured with a medium sized off-white head. Sweet and fruity aroma of caramel, bread and hops. Sweet and fruity flavour of caramel with notes of cardboard. Sweet finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ungstrup (34658) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - APR 27, 2013
Bottled. An amber beer witha thin orangey head. The aroma has notes of malt, spicy hops, and toffee. The flavor is sweet with notes of toffee, spicy hops, and malt, leading to a dry finish. Thanks yespr for sharing.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
yespr (40833) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - APR 27, 2013
33 fl bottle. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is toasted malty and light caramelish. Metallic, cornish and lght grassy. Bitter and slight herbal. Bitter and dry finish.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
stefannilssons (1580) - SWEDEN - JAN 17, 2013
Det har visat sig att det faktiskt finns ett par trevliga folk-öl ute i de vanliga matbutikerna. Smaken är tradionellt brittisk, lite tråkig kanske, men med en bra kropp och en skön balans. Slutsats: förvånansvärt smakrik för att vara en folköl.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Pyrmir (5603) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JAN 13, 2013
330 ml bottle. Aroma of cigarette ashes, tar with some malts, not pleasant. Tastes much better than aroma promised, good balanced bitterness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
SaintMatty (6846) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - SEP 21, 2012
330ml Bottle - Copper coloured. Fruity and malty aroma with hints of caramel and dried fruit. Fruity, malty and slightly nutty taste with notes of raisins and caramel.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
brnandersen (3348) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 13, 2012
500 ml. bottle from ICA, Jönköping, 24.7.2012. Small white head, light tan colour with golden hues. Sweet aroma with nuts, caramel and spicy-earthy hops. Taste is light bitter with some toffee sweetness behind. Light body with a thin texture, somewhat fizzy carbonation. Finishes lightly bitter with hops, but also a bit of malty sweetness. A very refreshing beer. Enjoyable despite the low abv.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
GusL (15) - DENMARK - AUG 10, 2012
Sweden, Scania, ICA (local supermarket). Pours amber coulered, small amount of white(ish) foam, slowly fading. Slightly malty nose. A somewhat watery taste, followed by a quite pleasant hopiness, which fades a bit too fast in my opinion - although, the mixture of spicy hopiness and lightly malted palate is rather satisfying even though it leaves you with a watery sense of longing for more (alcohol?). If you’re too lazy to go to "the system," this is quite a fitting alternative, I’d say.

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