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Brewed at Marstons

Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Cheshunt, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 50   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.91   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle: Filtered.
This classic IPA balances refreshing citrus hops with a rounded malty richness. Emma Gilleland (master brewer). Malt: Tipple Pale Ale, Lager; Hops: Goldings, Fuggles, Cascade.


HeinzH's rating

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
HeinzH (25) - Oulu, - MAR 30, 2013
Suprisingly good, very good value to price! Overall a good IPA, would recommend this.


3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
dayg502 (3) - - JUN 16, 2015 does not count
a bit plain, could have been more bitter to be better. But still it’s tasteful and aroma was strong enough to smell it when I poured! I’ve got preference to IPA, but when I tried another cheap one-Green king IPA- was terrible. I’d recommend this to enjoy more with less money.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
blackradioboy (107) - SCOTLAND - APR 10, 2015
Bottle Tesco. (£1.39) Sweet nose. Marston's spicy goodness. Nice beer, good value. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
mkam (322) - POLAND - MAR 9, 2015
Bottle. Pours clean amber with a white head. Aroma is malty with a notes of hops. Taste is rather sweet for an IPA. Light bitter finish.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tinylightsrecs (354) - - DEC 14, 2014
Bottle from Tesco Windy Nook. Pours light copper colour. Slight toffee, fruit flavours, quite rich. Flavourful for the price

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beese (2560) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 7, 2014
Bottle from Tesco. Poured a clear, dark golden colour, with a thin white head. Aroma of floral hops, dominant malt and toffee. Grain in the flavour, with some light grass and peal. Finish was earth, straw and raisins.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
planky84 (2369) - , Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 24, 2014
Bottle given to me by me old pal Vinny during an Autumnal drinking session in my back bar. Gold pour with a white head. Grapefruit and pine aroma. Caramel malt flavours with a splash of bitter fruit. Light bitter finish. Competent session ale.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Mr_Pink_152 (1924) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - OCT 11, 2014
500ml bottle from Tesco. the short write up would be "Simply" not an IPA. longer, well golden colour, aroma has very little hop, taste the same. not exciting.

2.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 4/20
eastkenttom (102) - herne bay, Kent, ENGLAND - AUG 31, 2014
From the devilish Tesco empire, not this was easy enough drinking. Head retention was a bit better than I thought, and good for the price. £1.50

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
MichaelAwesome (5729) - Wanne-Eickel, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - AUG 30, 2014
Mit McTapps geteit. Fein und simpel ohne große Punkte. Recht süffig, etwas malzig, mild und etwas wässrig. Anleihen von Nüssen und etwas Hopfen. Ganz ok.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
McTapps (5734) - Ruhrcity, GERMANY - AUG 29, 2014
Bottle from Tesco in Eastbourne. Pours out in a clear amber colour with low head and medium body. Aroma of barley and grains. Taste of barley, mild hops, straw. light malt, nuts and bitter hops. Medium bitter finish. Refreshing, yet nothing special.


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