Brewed by Timothy Taylor
Style: Bitter
Keighley, England
Serve in English pint


on tap

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RATINGS: 469   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
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Bottle: Filtered.
Ingredients: Golden Promise malt; Styrian Goldings, Goldings and Fuggles hops; Oldham Brewery yeast.
First brewed in 1952 as a bottled beer called Competition Ale. Changed name to Landlord in 1953, and also launched 4.3% abv cask version which went on to win CAMRA Supreme Champion four times.

ngeunit1's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ngeunit1 (1555) - San Francisco, California, USA - MAY 5, 2013
A - Slightly hazy golden-orange with a finger of frothy white head. Fades normal. S - Sweet caramel and biscuit malts, grapefruit, citrus, and floral hops, English yeast, and a bit of fruity esters. T - Sweet caramel and biscuit malts, grapefruit, citrus, pine, and floral hops, some bitterness, English yeast, and some fruity esters. M - Medium bodied with moderate carbonation. Smooth with a bready and lightly bitter finish. D - Great English Pale Ale. Great balance.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
AbbeyRoade (381) - Missouri, USA - NOV 23, 2014
Bitters aren’t my favorite type of beer whatsoever, but this is a good specimen of the type of beer nonetheless. Mild bitterness but not so much that it is difficult to drink. Faintest hint of hop flavor and wee bit of sweet/resinous notes from that to balance the rest of the bitterness out.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Lowenbrau (2099) - Asturias, Oviedo, SPAIN - NOV 19, 2014
500ml bottle @Cimmeria, Oviedo. 19-11-2014.
BBD: Feb 2015.
In short: smooth pale ale.
Pours quite clear deep golden with little white head. Short head retention, some lacing. Malty, caramel, liquorice aromas. Medium body, soft carbonation, oily texture. Taste is smooth, malty, fruity, sweet notes. Quite well balanced and enjoyable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Garrold (1608) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 17, 2014
Bottle. Asda. The Beer God that is Bob Hunter, before he founded Ossett brewery, used to sell, on average, 36 gallons of this a day at the Beer Engine, on Wakefield Westgate. I think he’d struggle managing that, with this...

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jordanrich (9) - - NOV 17, 2014 does not count
A malty, bready aroma with touches of toffee and caramel slinking in. Colour is amber, really crisp and clear with a thick head that lingers like crazy. Taste is light initially but gathers body toward the bitter end. Feel is slick, somewhat thin even but warming. Nice beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
SlackerMads (1681) - Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 14, 2014
Clear reddish orange with a medium sized off white head. Light buttery, toffee, nuts, metallic, flowers. Overall it is low on flavour and what is coming through is not too appealing, though it gets better as it warms up. Light/medium body, watery texture, light sweet and medium bitter. Dry and quite bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Hermod (3414) - Vantaa, FINLAND - NOV 14, 2014
50cl bottle. Bbe April 2015. Pours dark amber, thick off white head. Toffee, caramel, nutty aroma. Crisp, high drinkability. Toffee and caramel, biscuits flavor, happier finish. Excellent stuff. Could drink this every day.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
hohops (338) - Kent, ENGLAND - NOV 9, 2014
Appearance is amber and crystal clear, half finger fizzy white head. Aroma- lots of toffee and caramel, malty, bread, yeast hints, dark fruit notes. Taste- slick mouthfeel, lots of toffee and caramel- like a caramel biscuit. Orange peel. Plenty of chewy malt, carbonation to ease things through, bitter warming finish. Lovely.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
janubio (424) - SPAIN - NOV 8, 2014
Amber colour, small head that leaves a good lace. Smell of lime, a bit like something rotten, sulphur, fruits and caramel. Rough palate. Taste of toffee, sulphur, floral.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
melush (937) - SPAIN - OCT 24, 2014
Botella de 50 cl, adquirida en El Corte Ingles. Color ambar. Sabor a malta, caramelo, dulce.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Jetulio (104) - Tarragona.SPAIN, SPAIN - OCT 19, 2014
500 ml. bottle poured into a Pint glass Appearance......Copper /amber beer with foamy and everlasting head colour white of 3 fingers aprox Aroma............... Hops, malt, bread and orchard fruits. Taste........ Some citric notes and then hop , touch of bitterness lasting in mouth all the time. Mouthfeel........... medium/full body and soft carbonation Overall............ a very recomendable pale ale, hops are present with style.

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