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Theakston Coopers Butt

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Brewed by Theakston
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Masham, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 13   MEAN: 3.08/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.98   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Occasional.
First brewed in June 1999 to commemorate the trussing-in of Jonathan Manby.
"An amber-red bitter in the classic India Pale Ale (IPA) style, full-bodied and robust in flavor. It is late-and dry-hopped with Golding hops. Initial sweetness, which gives way to complex fruitiness followed by a bitter finish."


4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Beth101 (531) - West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 26, 2014
Tasting session after brewery tour. Deep bronze colour with a large thick white head. Lovely aroma of ovaltine and bread. Malty apple slightly bitter and refreshing.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
MesandSim (7118) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 5, 2009
A Mes rate. Cask handpull at Baker Street ’Sporks.
Clean gold with a big frothy white head. Far too metallic and virtually no flavour to back it up other than some faint nutty malt. Astringent finish. Absolute shocker!

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
leaparsons (8323) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - MAY 26, 2009
Cask, Lord Keeper of the Great Seal, Oadby. Golden with an off-white head. Aromas are light grapefruit with lemon and biscuit malts. Flavours are sweet grapefruit with hints of strawberry and cherry. Fruity with a dry, grain finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
harrisoni (14141) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - MAY 10, 2009
Cask handpull at The County Hotel, JDW, Ashford. Copper gold colour with lasting beige head. It’s a slightly fruity bitter. Ok hop on finish. Bit of apple/yeast on aroma. Some fruit in mouth. Ok

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
hughie (3996) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 5, 2009
Cask at ’Spoons, Milton Keynes, in ’Spoons Real Ale Festival, April-May ’09. Copper with a small white head. Painty malt aroma, not the best, but the taste was good enough: grainy malt with a hint of almond and a mid bitter finish.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
berkshirejohn (4679) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - APR 30, 2009
Cask, gravity dispensed, at the Back of Beyond (JDW), Reading. Amber coloured, poured completely flat; apple aroma; apple and biscuit flavours and a dry herbal finish. A simple session bitter.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
wheresthepath (1621) - Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - APR 29, 2009
[Gravity cask at Back of Beyond, Reading] Amber. Vague farmyard and sulphur smells, some minerals and earth in flavour. A little watery and rather bland. Ho hum.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cgarvieuk (15177) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 1, 2007
a Golden amber colour, light hop nose, real fruity and hoppy flavour. nicly balanced.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DonMagi (5596) - bantervile, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - MAR 16, 2007
Aroma is floural with lemon off the hops, some rich malts come through afterwards. Taste is similar a good sweet base balanced by the dry hoppy finish, nice little beer here.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
RoyceH (1196) - Hesperange, LUXEMBOURG - FEB 21, 2007
Cask, Criterion, St Andrews. Copper colour, very slightly hazy, thin off-white head. Nose is hoppy, some grass and lemon, slight sweetness. Mouth is fruity, watery, sweet. Quite fresh and light. Malt and hop bitterness, balanced, palates out to a smooth, sweet, slightly liquorice end. Too watery flavour, very good apart from that.


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