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Brewed by St. Austell
Style: Bitter
St. Austell, England
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RATINGS: 43   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.02   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
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Cask; Regular.
Trelawny Ale invokes the best Cornish traditions, heritage and innovation. Locally grown barley is gently roasted to give this beer a classic burnished copper colour and a robust full body which belies its modest strength. A unique blend of traditional English Golding, and specially imported Galaxy hops from distant South Australia harmonise to give this beer a distinctive character of the old, and the new world. Peach and apricot notes dominate the aroma, with hints of butterscotch and toffee apple. The taste is full, with toasted biscuit and jam being balanced by the mellow, yet assertive bitterness of tangy hops.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
maeib (8611) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - JAN 6, 2013
UPDATED: AUG 22, 2013 Cask conditioned handpump Althorp Coaching Inn Great Brington 04/01/13. A brown beer with an off-white head. Gentle orangey hoppy flavours are very palateable. The nose is yeasty and dulkl and gives no suggestion of the decent hops which are to follow. A drinkable fairly weak bitter. Score 3.0
Subsequent rating scored 3.3. Average becomes 3.1

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Theydon_Bois (7941) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - SEP 8, 2012
Cask at the Rising Sun, Berkhampsted - 28/08/12. Clear golden amber with a thin off white puddle atop the glass. Malty nose with toffee and sour dark fruits. Tastes of dark fruit, wood, slightly sour, earthy. Medium bodied with a slightly sour bitter dry finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jmgreenuk (4086) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - SEP 1, 2012
Cask at the Goat and Tricycle, Bournemouth. Poured a clear copper colour which looked really special when held up to the light. A thin white short-lasting head with some heavy lace. A very peachy aroma which was also present in the taste. The fruit and bitterness hits the back of your throat shortly afterwards. A really tasty, smooth and refreshing ale and perfect for a session. Those citrus notes set this beer apart from the crowd! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
joe19612 (1818) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - AUG 12, 2012
Cask at GBBF 2012. Good copper colour, aroma is light malt, hops and a hint of fruit, the taste is a light bitter malt with nice soft finish.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Fin (7276) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - JUL 13, 2012
Cask gravity at The Bastille Day Beer Festival, Horse & Groom, Caulcott, Oxon, Friday 13th July 2012 Pours amber, reasonable clarity. Described as Peach and Apricot notes, I’m afraid that these particular desciptions have rather passed me by. Little bit dry, some fruitiness. Touch bland but otherwise ok. A5 A3 T6 P3 Ov11 2.8

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Vladivostok (227) - Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - JUN 5, 2012
Struggled to come up with any clear description of this one. Bitter but not a lot else I can say other than ’thin’. If you were to describe an absolutely typical British bitter ale, this would be it and a bit of a sales flop according to the St. Austell landlord I spoke to. I was never the greatest fan of Tinner’s but it seems that the locals regret its passing.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
rauchbierlover (588) - Berlin, Berlin, GERMANY - MAY 18, 2012
Pale amber body wit ha minimal off-whit ehead. Aroma of apricots, some greenapple. Taste is like corn with hints of metal (iron). Watery, soft carbonation. Bitter finish.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
martinrumsam (499) - BARNSTAPLE, Devon, ENGLAND - JAN 14, 2012
cask at Bell Inn Chittlehampton . light golden amber with small white head .Light fruity aroma . Flowery hoppy taste with slight fruit and some bitterness at the end . An ok light bitter , pleasant enough .

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
daniele (5214) - ITALY - NOV 28, 2011
ambrata buona schiuma media persitenza naso fruttato malto caramello biuscotto mela non molto amara

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Christian (11027) - Odense, DENMARK - OCT 17, 2011
Cask at GBBF 2011. Amber with a small white head. Malty aroma with biscuit notes, a grassy touch and a hint of sulphur. Dry and biscuit malty flavour with a spicy hoppy touch


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