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Brewed by Tatton
Style: Bitter
Knutsford, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 13   MEAN: 3.18/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Also available in filtered 500ml bottles.
A classic light amber coloured best bitter with a clean malt flavour and fine hop character derived from a blend of aroma hops.


3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
wimpyjoe (3715) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 21, 2013
It’s almost an amber beer in style and look with a pleasant orange citrus taste, but its texture is also that of a bitter, but not a best bitter. Tangy and tasty.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
stravale (2075) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - JAN 8, 2013
Cask @ Lion Tavern, Liverpool 030113
Amber copper, clear, white head, dissipates to thin layer
Aroma - caramel malts, some spicy bitter hops, slight herbal note
Taste - caramel malts, nice spicy bitter hop, bit herbal, touch of toasted malt, good bitter flavour
Palate - Light body, clean finish.
Overall - This was a really decent bitter

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
berkshirejohn (4442) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 1, 2012
50cl bottle from the Tatton estate shop. Bright amber with a thin cream head; pleasant malty aroma; crisp citrus taste to start with a smooth malty body; and a gentle but lasting grassy bitterness. A rather good bitter.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
downender (6200) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - NOV 9, 2012
Cask-conditioned at the Cheshire Beeriodical, Seven Stars, Bristol October 2012. Amber with a decent, off-white head. Solid malts, some citrus fruit and a decent, bitter finish. Fine.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
oh6gdx (20274) - Vasa, FINLAND - APR 26, 2012
Bottled (thanks to DJMonarch). Amber colour, small off-white head. Aroma is fruits, mild nuts, caramel and some eartyness. Flavour consists of the same with a quite bitter and dry floral and grassy finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cunningham (4426) - Halden, NORWAY - NOV 6, 2011
UPDATED: MAR 5, 2012 On handpull in Liverpool. Dark amber colour with a creamy head. Moderate fruity and light malty aroma. Malty and medium fruity taste with a light carbonation.

2.6
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
undercurrent25 (1390) - Barnton, Cheshire, ENGLAND - SEP 11, 2011
Smells like salt and vinegar crisps, dry, some hops and biscuity, overall pretty standard bitter

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fonefan (34595) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUN 28, 2011

Cask (gravity) @ 27th Pigs Ear Beer and Cider Festival 2010, at The Round Chapel in Hackney, London, England

Clear medium to dark brown amber colour with a small to average, frothy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, fruity, malty. Flavor is moderate sweet and light bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is flat. [20101201]

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
chriso (7347) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 12, 2011
Cask (gravity dispense) at Pigs Ear Beer Festival, day 4 on 2 December 2010. Amber colour. Does what it says on the tin. A decent best bitter with a balance of dry malt and light earthy hops. Moderate bitterness. Solid but unspectacular.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
johndoughty (3937) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - FEB 16, 2011
Bottle. Bronze and pored with a small head.Medium body and quite malty with a gentle fruitiness. Well bottled and a pleasant bitter.


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