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Brewed by Slater’s
Style: Bitter
Stafford, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 42   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular.
Rich amber coloured beer with hints of caramel, malt and a complex fruit hop aroma developing into a bitter finish and balancing the well rounded ‘malty’ mouthfeel.


2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
MesandSim (7119) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 5, 2007
A Mes rate: Cask at the Wenlock. Golden brown with a thin white film. Malty and dull with notes of tea. Very slight hops. Very boring beer.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
dnas2 (705) - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - JUL 24, 2007
Copper with a short head. Slightly sweet, malty, maybe even musty scent. Excellent mouthfeel: slightly thick with a hint of carbonation. Sweet with some bitterness. Full of toffee, caramel, some milk chocolate but with an odd sweet aftertaste.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
JonMoore (1804) - Loughborough, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - OCT 17, 2006
Cask handpump at Fanny’s Ale House, Shipley. Copper coloure with thik white head. Malty fruity and caramel aroma. Hoppy and fruity flavour. Smooth and drinkable.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
anders37 (15493) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 18, 2006
Cask @ Market Porter, Borough, London. Copper colour with a small white head. Malty fruity aroma. Fruity hoppy flavor. Has a long fruity and hoppy aftertaste.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
StueyD (1065) - Heacham, Norfolk, ENGLAND - JUL 2, 2006
A copper brown coloured beer with a thickish white head. A mellow malt aroma with a slightly sweet, vinous smell. The taste is bitter, of toasted malt and the miney element again. Along with a biscuity hop flavour. The finish is quite smooth and malty. (Cask - The Fox & Hounds, Heacham, Norfolk).

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DJMonarch (9158) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - JAN 31, 2006
Cask Handpump at the Head Of Steam, London 30/05/2001 Dark coloured and pale. Malty finish.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ungstrup (28448) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JUN 21, 2005
[Cask at GBBF 2004] An orange beer with no head. The aroma is sweet with primary notes of caramel. The flavor is sweet, with slightly burnt notes as well as notes of caramel.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
BeerLimey (2154) - California, USA - OCT 16, 2004
Cask: Clouded amber appearance, good smooth head formation. Predominant malt aroma with some hops. Smooth mild palate, moderate malt/biscuit flavor, slightly bitter finish. Very mild all around.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Hildigöltur (5104) - København, DENMARK - JUL 1, 2004
[Cask conditioned] Pale amber coloured. I did not find this very full flavoured. Rather thin and quite bitter. Boring.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Spiesy (2338) - Sydney, Greater London, AUSTRALIA - JUN 27, 2004
Cask Conditioned, at the Market Porter, Borough, London .
Hazey, golden honey colour, with a viscous look and feel. Smoked malt aroma. Generous malty complexity. Rich and smooth mouth feel. Extremely good.


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