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

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RATINGS: 306   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.51   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask: Regular.
Ingredients: Golden Promise malt; Styrian Goldings, Goldings and Fuggles hops; Oldham Brewery yeast.
First brewed in 1952 as a bottled beer called Competition Ale. Transferred to the cask as Landlord in 1953.
CAMRA Supreme Champion 1982; 1983; 1994 and 1999.


3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mr_Pink_152 (606) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - APR 25, 2014
Pint at the Turks Head, Heinghton, Lincoln. Poured a clear amber colour with a thick off-white. Aroma has a slight sweet citrus, with faintly of hops. Tasted again of citrus, orange and with a mild bitter finish. Light body. A smooth eefreshing drink.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
hohops (274) - Kent, ENGLAND - APR 20, 2014
Appearance- very clear, amber, orangey, small foamy white head. Aroma- juicy fruit hints, malty yeast, toffee, hint of bread. Taste- smooth, malts, bit of lingering bitterness, medium to full mouthfeel, hint of lemony citrus, caramel and toffee, bit of toasted bread. Really nice bitter.

4.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
TankBullock (1) - - APR 4, 2014 does not count
Lansdown Arms, Lewes - One of the best pints I’ve ever tasted! Sweet, smooth, hoppy and delicious.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Pyrmir (3309) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - MAR 13, 2014
Cask at Blue Aid Maid. Amber color with white head. Aroma is mild; with aromatic malt notes and mild hop notes. Taste is mild, vinous, malty.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
edsspoon (368) - Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - MAR 8, 2014
UPDATED: APR 8, 2014 Slightly hazy light amber with a creamy white head. Aroma of some malt, pine and faint hops. Taste of lots of bitterness, mildly fruity and malty.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
MissPxx (312) - - MAR 1, 2014
Hardly any aroma but a strong pungent hoppy taste. Light golden brown colour. Quite a farmyard like lingering aftertaste. Not a massive fan. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Iznogud (637) - CROATIA - JAN 20, 2014
Cask at Pillars of Hercules, London, UK. Pours bronze amber, flower aroma, fruity hoppy flavor. Great bitter.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
AdiBeer (1019) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 4, 2014
Aroma: floral hops. Appearance: golden clear light, small head. Taste: lightly sweet. Palate: medium to flat carbonation, malts continue the mild sweetness. Overall: fantastic bitter, fabulous taste - probably my favourite in this style. Pint at The Windsor Castle Kensington, London.

3.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
s_hartshorne (1161) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 26, 2013
Cask 42 ossett. Dark amber colour decent white head good lacing. Aroma is sweet malts slight citrus well balanced with hop finish. Great body with smooth silky feel. Very good reliable pint.

4.6
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
blueden (14) - Essex, ENGLAND - DEC 22, 2013
Superb beer, as a homebrewer styrian goldings are one of my favourite hops and you can really taste them in this beer.


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