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Brewed by St Peters (UK)
Style: Mild Ale
Bungay, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 158   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22   EST. CALORIES: 111   ABV: 3.7%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask: Regular; Bottle: Cold filtered.
Has been brewed at various strengths between 3.6% and 4.7%
A classic example of a beer mild in hops but not in flavour. Sweetness balanced by bitter chocolate malt to produce a rare but much sought after traditional mild.


0.9
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
The_Bish (1125) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 16, 2012
OMG. This stuff is absolutely rancid. on tap at a pub in Selly Oak. Honestly, 1 sip and I was disgusted at how terrible it could be. Tasted of vinegar. Awful, truly awful. You have to buy this to experience the awfulness of it. OMG I want to vom thinking about it. If I didn’t have a rule of 5 for appearance it would get 0.5.

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
goozen (3073) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - AUG 12, 2012
Cask at Old Contemptibles, Birmingham: Dark brown coloured brew with an sublime bitter taste and hints of chocolade and caramel.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
stravale (2280) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - AUG 4, 2012
Cask @ Haymarket, Edinburgh 030812
Dark brown ruby, off white creamy head, good lacing
Aroma - soft dark caramel malts, bit of dark toffee, mellow roast
Taste - soft dark caramel malts, dark toffee, light plain chocolate, touch of milk sugars
Palate - soft carb, medium body, creamy texture. Finish of soft dark toffee, light chocolate roast, fairly rapid linger
Overall - Fair amount of flavour here for 3.7%

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
mr_h (3108) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - AUG 2, 2012
Cask by handpump at Drum & Monkey, Glasgow - clear red / brown ale, good creamy tan head, malty, thin body, good temperature, easy to drink

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Grzesiek79 (3307) - Radom, POLAND - JUL 29, 2012
Bardzo dobre i wytrawne w smaku piwo typu mild Ale. Ciemna barwa, średnia ale utrzymująca się piana na powierzchni podczas picia. W smaku wyrażnie zaznacza się wytrawna chmielowa goryczku, która pozostaje dłógo po przełknięciu na podniebieniu. Wyrażnie czuć palony słód.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
thepeter (289) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 25, 2012
Poured a murky dark brown that showed ruby highlights when held to the light. A nice moderately dense head that lasted quite a while. S- Roasted nuts, cocoa, toffee and roasted grains T -Dry Cocoa nibs, bitter coffee, tobacco, and roasted grains M -Med bodied, smooth, soft on the tongue well carbonated with small bubbles. Very clean dry aftertaste Overall, a good beer, better on cask. Went very well with my Thai green curry

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
BoBoChamp (5759) - Gent, BELGIUM - JUL 20, 2012
50cl, English brew, from Bierzwerg Greven, not complex brew, malty/sweet and slightly roasted/salty, not balanced, clear, nearly no head, nothing special

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Scopey (7455) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 11, 2012
Cask at a Nicholson’s pub. It pours deep ruby, with a thin off-white head. The nose is dark fruit, leather, leaf, damp wood and a hint of chocolate. The taste is wood, leather, vinous aspect, leaf, dark fruit and some chocolate, with a dry finish. Light-medium body and soft carbonation. Tastes like a cross between a mild and an old ale. Not bad.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
Idiosynkrasie (4119) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - JUL 4, 2012
500ml bottle. Clear bourdeaux red glowing dark brown with small frothy beige head. Fruity aroma has lots of red and dark berries, a decent chocolate background. Taste is initially minimally sweet malty, slightly fruity, slightly dry to bitter hoppy; increasing bitterness in the middle part, with fading hoppiness a decent note of roasted malt shapes the finish, a bit watery, light body. Nevertheless nicely balanced and rich in taste.

1.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
Hirotoma (471) - Bologna, ITALY - JUN 4, 2012
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