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


on tap

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RATINGS: 527   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36/5   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
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.

fidelis83's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fidelis83 (2224) - Clinton, Iowa, USA - OCT 16, 2012
Pours a clear dirty gold with a 3 finger off white head that has great retention. Aroma is planty and citrus hops up front, some toast, tree fruit, nice acidic goldings hop presence. Flavor is toasty, cereal and nutt malts, some caramel, nice crisp mineral and apple notes, bready and lightly fruity yeast. Light body, with surprisingly creamy feel on entry, light, but blanketing and a hair sharp carbonation. Really nice well sorted bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
uckelman (472) - Durham, ENGLAND - NOV 28, 2015
Pale amber. Medium head with very fine bubbles. Malty, jammy aroma. Medium sweet. Prickly, acidic finish. Good flavor.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 7/20
panzerwolf (225) - FINLAND - NOV 14, 2015
Very much floral, earthy notes. Herbs and a mild, herbal bitterness that fades away slowly. Taste of wood and hay towards the end. A very full and pleasant bitter!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
likeatrainwreck (260) - Stockport, Cheshire, ENGLAND - NOV 10, 2015
Solid bitter. Malty, earthy, floral... just a bit of bitterness. Really quaffable.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
MarcinG (104) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - NOV 1, 2015
Bursztynowe o sporej bialej pianie. Wyrazna nuta chmielu ale takze wyczuwalne orzechy i cytrusy.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Linnet (1391) - Karlstad, SWEDEN - OCT 24, 2015
well made, earthy, grassy, minerals, perfume, soft bite, mid-sweet well rounded.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
alex_leit (969) - Minsk, BELARUS - OCT 22, 2015
Bottle. Light amber color with white foam. Aroma: caramel, malt, a little diacetyl. Taste: malt and caramel flavor, a bit hop bitterness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
vadie (1107) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 17, 2015
Couleur du cuivre foncer avec une petite robe beige. L’arôme du malt et des céréales. En bouche il y a du malt et pain avec un peu d’houblon dans la finale. Très buvable, mais pas trop forte.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mtu71 (352) - Oulu, FINLAND - AUG 31, 2015
Medium, off-white longlasting head. Chrystal clear amber. Fruits, berries on aroma. Malty, hoppy, caramel, spicies. Classy and enjoyable.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
colui72 (419) - HONG KONG - AUG 27, 2015
Classic British pale ale - bitter. Gorgeous to watch, crystal clear amber with white lasting head. Malty and hoppy aroma. Taste is smoothly malty, sweet malts, caramel and some bitterness from the hops. However is not hoppy as the American Pale Ales. Still, a good classic bitter!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
_Connoisseur_ (4) - Norfolk, ENGLAND - AUG 26, 2015 does not count
Amber colour, thick white head that lasts a fair while. Fresh, fruity smell, if I were to say which fruit it’d be apples. The taste is sweet with fruity notes and a bitter finish. I’d say it’s an easy-drinking beer compared to some pale ales I’ve had. Medium-bodied and mildly aromatic. Smooth mouthfeel, maybe a bit watery. Overall nice beer, nothing stands out as amazing about it but definitely nothing bad at all either. I’d definatley have it again.

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