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Brewed by St. Austell
Style: Bitter
St. Austell, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 70   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask: Regular house ale for Nicholson’s.
We’re both excited and overjoyed to announce that all Nicholson’s pubs are now proudly serving Nicholson’s Pale Ale, brewed exclusively by St. Austell just for us.
Beautifully crafted by world renowned master brewer Roger Ryman, this is a classic cask conditioned English Pale Ale (4% ABV), and represents both companies’ passion and drive in delivering quality ale which can be enjoyed in the typical British pub atmosphere that Nicholson’s offers.


3.8
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
anfractuosity (77) - - MAR 15, 2013
Very nice pale ale not overly bitter. Very quaffable. Highly recommended.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Pyrmir (2762) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - MAR 8, 2014
Cask at Horniman at Hay’s. Amber color with no head. Aroma discreet, malty, earth and liquorice. Taste is malty and well balanced with a nice bitterness.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mr_Pink_152 (274) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - FEB 11, 2014
Pint from The Crown, Brewer Street, London, W1. Amber colour with a small white head, hops and malt aroma, taste is bitter with citrus and hops with a bitter finish.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Leighton (9847) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 22, 2012
Cask at The Globe, Nicholson’s, London. Pours clear gold with a small, fluffy white head. Basic golden ale here. Plenty of dry straw, bits of dough and citrus. Light bodied with fine carbonation. Lightly sweet to finish, a bit of zesty lemon, straw and biscuity malts in the finish. Very basic, refreshing beer. Nothing wrong here.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
maeib (8391) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - MAY 31, 2012
Cask conditioned handpump Pump House Brighton 21/05/12. A golden beer with a white head and lace. Decent orangey hops throughout. Good citrus flavours. A nice body. A touch of tropical fruit. A good quaffing ale.

3.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beersiveknown (2473) - NORTHERN IRELAND - AUG 17, 2012
Crown Belfast, barely touched the side. Pale golden with pleasing peppery citrus bitterness and light malt caress. Spot on condition

3.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuartyboy (434) - SCOTLAND - OCT 17, 2013
On cask at home haymarket bar Edinburgh a clear golden ale with some lemon and citrus flavour nice slightly creamy mouthfeel but generally clean drinking and nice ballance of sweetness and bitterness

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerCast_Rich (1841) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 16, 2012
[cask, Greyfriars Bobby’s Bar, Drinkmonger Edinburgh] Clear golden amber with a decent white head. Aromas of grassy hop, lemon and some wet hay. I wasn’t expecting as much hop on the finish, but it was reasonably citrussy. Not Sierra Nevada territory, but a well-made English Pale Ale. There is, as you’d expect, a St Austell beer it reminds me of, but I couldn’t quite put my finger on it [10072012]

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sm89walt (1716) - Northern Beaches, Sydney, AUSTRALIA - AUG 7, 2012
Cask - The White Lion, Covent Garden. A clear golden amber beer with a small, mostly lasting lacy white head. OK biscuity pale malts & citric, grassy hop with some yeast in the background. Light to medium body, crisp carbonation and palate texture with a lingering, medium intensity bittersweet finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tkrjukoff (3896) - SWEDEN - SEP 16, 2012
Tap at The White Horse. Pours clear golden amber with a small off white head leaving laces. Aroma is fruity malty citric and a bit sweet. Flavor is grainy malty citric bitter caramel a bit sweet. Finishes bitter sweet fruity. Drinkable with moderate carbonation.


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