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Thwaites Wainwright (Cask)

Brewed by Banksís (Marstons)
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Wolverhampton, England


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RATINGS: 113   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.92/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
Cask: Regular
Originally brewed by Thwaites, the brand was contract brewed at Marstonís Wolverhampton plant (Banksís) from 2013, then bought completly by Marston in March 2015. The brand continues to be sold under the Thwaites name and logo.
Brewed as one of the celebratory beers for Thwaites bi-centenary. Named after Alfred Wainwright, the renowned Lakeland author who was born in Blackburn in 1907.
A refreshing straw-coloured beer with soft fruit flavours and a hint of sweetness from the fine malt.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Hippoman (397) - Durham, ENGLAND - OCT 25, 2015
Cask at The Market Tavern, Durham, £3.40/pint. Good looking straw-coloured beer with a smooth, white head. Thereís light citrus and passion fruit in the aroma as well as citrus and malty sweetness to the taste. Itís a one-dimensional beer but does what it does very well.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
47574xeCD (756) - Godís Country, West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUL 16, 2015
Cask at old mill baggington. Poured light gold white head. Straw malt nose light floral malt notes but pretty bland.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
prawlie (1318) - Berkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 19, 2015
On draft at the Tennants Arms in the Yorkshire Dales. Floral, dry hop flavours, and overall tasty. Clear golden appearance. I thought this was pretty decent, good for a session.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
redders1974 (508) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - JUN 14, 2015
Drinkable if bland ale quickly dissapearing head quite watery some malt and pine pretty weak stuff but non offensive.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Don2711 (281) - - APR 14, 2015
Just average Iím afraid. Aroma nothing to speak of. Appearance cloudy golden. Taste forgettable. Bland on palate. Overall below average. Dissapointing.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Mr_Pink_152 (2440) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - MAR 19, 2015
pint at the Devon Doorway, Heswall. Clear, golden-coloured ale, with a small, white foamy head. Aroma is sweet caramel. Taste has the same with a nice bitter finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Theydon_Bois (14283) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 5, 2015
Cask at the Pendle Witch, Lancaster, 01/03/15. Clear golden with a decent off white cap that retains well. Nose carries light strains of Burton snatch, bread dough, grain, malt. Taste comprises straw, grain, pale malt, bread, light citric. Medium bodied, soft carbonation, light bitterness in the close. So so, looks and feels good but doesnít deliver much at the business end.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Karstenborg (543) - DENMARK - MAR 3, 2015
Clear copper with a small white head. Aroma is malt, earth, grass and citrus. Taste is bitter with notes of malt and citrus.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Plovmand (7177) - Helsinge, DENMARK - MAR 1, 2015
Cask at The Prince Of Wales, London. It pours clear golden with a small white head. The aroma egg, malts and earthy hops. Straw, pale malts and light hops in the flavor. Not very good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JohnCook101 (457) - - JAN 24, 2015
Decent if a little generic. Copper, medium off-white head. Mild zesty aroma. Light malt flavours. Very light citrus fruit, mild to moderate bitter finish. OK.

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