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Brewed by Swansea
Style: Old Ale
Bishopston, Swansea, Wales

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RATINGS: 7   MEAN: 3.23/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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Cask: Regular.


SilkTork's rating

3.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SilkTork (5179) - Rochester, Kent, United Kingdom, Kent, - SEP 20, 2008
UPDATED: SEP 27, 2013 Joiners Arms, Bishopston. Roasty malty ale with a touch of crystal malt. Lovely drop. Best tasting of the Swansea beers I’ve had.


2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Oakes (12234) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 10, 2010
Slightly hazy light copper. The aroma - I can’t decide if that’s spiciness or 7-Up. Caramel, light metallic notes, some bread. Finishes a bit juicy.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beershine (5212) - The Sunshine State, Florida, USA - SEP 2, 2010
Cask @ Swansea Bay Beer Festival 2010. Orange-amber with a slight cask head. Smelly feet and dirty towel mars aroma. Wet hops and pedio. The mouthfeel is soft and juicy. Great flavors, though. Lingering bitterness. Great balance.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Gethinbeer (2120) - Nova Scotia, CANADA - JAN 16, 2007
Pint in the Joiners Arms, Bishopston. Amber appearance with a good creamy head. tangy flavour with a hint of scents. Nice bitter finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
pivnizub (8748) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - JUL 30, 2006
Draught (at the brewpub): Light amber coloured, firm, lacing white head; fruity nose with a little maltiness and a distinctive hoppy touch; dry bitter flavour; long, aromatic bitter finish. A well made Welsh brew !

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
DJMonarch (9159) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - FEB 25, 2006
Cask Stillage at the Paradise Brewery Bar, Wrenbury 29/12/2004 Amber mid brown coloured with a fruity aroma. Slightly bitter lasting malt finish.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
chriso (7347) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 30, 2004
One of three Swansea beers I sampled at the brewpub. Mid brown, with a creamy head. Like the other beers, served through a tight sparkler, so robbed of much of the aroma. Malty and fruity, with a full mouthfeel, but quite dry. Not bad. Cask (handpump), Joiners Arms, Bishopston, Wales.


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