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Skinners Best Bitter

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Brewed by Skinners
Style: Bitter
Truro, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 16   MEAN: 3.19/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 111   ABV: 3.7%
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3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Theydon_Bois (7955) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - NOV 10, 2013
Cask at the Victoria Inn, Rugby, 30/10/13. Lightly hazed golden amber with a moderate off white head. Nose is bready malts, fruity tang, hint of orange. Taste comprises toffee, bready malt, dark fruits, straw. Medium bodied, moderate carbonation, dry bitter finale. Ok bitter.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
thepegjett (1260) - Cambridge (via Winnipeg), Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - FEB 17, 2012
A - fruity, melon and citrus A - golden-orange with lasting head T - light sweet and sour P - thin to mid O - o.k.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
kwik-lime (1264) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 22, 2012
Some sweetness and a fruity hint, a well balanced and easy-drinking session bitter.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
FatPhil (9182) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - FEB 14, 2011
Cask (Regal (JDW), Cambridge)
6- Slightly bitter hoppy aroma, some malts.
3 Mid orange, small head.
7 SImple, but tasty bitter. Malt oriented, but plenty of fruity retronasals.
4 Soft palate, carbonation low. Full malty grain finish, a little milky.
13 Nothing fancy. But a solid tasty session bitter.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ungstrup (29173) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - FEB 9, 2011
Cask. A hazy golden beer with an off-white head. The aroma has light notes of malt and straw. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt and caramel as well as lighter notes of citrus fruits.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (34434) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 3, 2010

Cask (handpump) @ The Grove, 2 Spring Grove Street, West Yorkshire, Huddersfield, England HD1 4BP.

Clear medium yellow orange color with a average, frothy to creamy, good lacing, fully to mostly lasting, off-white to white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, butter notes, light to moderate hoppy, citrus - lemon. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium to light, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20100119]

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Papsoe (25089) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 8, 2010
Cask. Slightly hazy golden with a white head. Lightly fruity and nutty nose. Thin and watery with a lightly citrusy nose, fruity with a dry finish - no real bitterness though. 190110

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
wyzzywyz22 (1945) - Wirral, Merseyside, ENGLAND - JAN 18, 2010
Cask, Belvedere, Liverpool. Dark golden with a small off white head. A bit of hop lurking somewhere but not prominent enough for me. Malty with a definite trace of sulphur. Thin and a bit insipid on the palate. Light bitterness in the finish. Pretty dreary.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DonMagi (5596) - bantervile, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - FEB 15, 2009
Cask in a boozer next to the police station on route to the wenlock arms. Alround rating: Sweet, popcorn almost pale malts, but balanced in the finish by some peppery grassy and slightly citrusy hop.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
maeib (8621) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - JAN 22, 2009
Cask conditioned - handpump - OGs Wellingborough A golden coloured beer with a whitish head. A bit fusty in the aroma. Bittersweet notes in the taste. Hints of honey. Tasting a bit tired.


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