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Tring Jack O’Legs

Formerly brewed at Tring
Style: Bitter
Tring, England
Serve in English pint


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RATINGS: 41   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.97/5   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
Cask; Regular.
A combination of four types of malt and two types of aroma hops provide a copper-coloured premium ale with full fruit and a distinctive hoppy bitterness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
duff (5484) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - NOV 2, 2006
Cask@The Market Porter, Borough, London. Well balanced between hop and malt. Some light berry fruit and a touch of pineapple, and also some toffee. Some metallic notes. Not too bad.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
SilkTork (5450) - Southampton, United Kingdom, Hampshire, ENGLAND - AUG 23, 2003
UPDATED: MAR 8, 2004 Gravity, Frog & Toad Body Parts Beer Festival. Traditional bitter. Sweet and sickly aroma like a decomposing body with bee's wax poured over the remains of the flesh. Quite light and clean tasting despite the heavy aroma. Uses four malts and two different hops to achieve an average homebrew. [2.1]
JDW Rochester Amber bitter. Neutral to dry palate. Some tannic qualities. Caramel. Slight fruit. A hint of roasty bits. A pleasant, fresh session bitter of acceptable quality. [2.7]

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
berkshirejohn (5395) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 21, 2008
<i>Cask at the Three Guineas, Reading.</i> Gold with a thin white head; biscuit aroma; crisp malt flavour with some orange fruit; gently bitter, clean finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
VastActiv (4231) - Oulu, FINLAND - JUL 13, 2014
Cask at Oluthuone Leskinen, Oulu. Originally rated 19052012. Colour is dark copper with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Fruits, bitterness and malts.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
mr_h (4020) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - MAR 11, 2012
Cask by handpump at Counting House, Glasgow (2 Mar 12) - fruity hop aroma, copper coloured ale with a thin off-white head, caramel with a hint of honey, oily feel and prolonged bitter aftertaste

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hughie (3996) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 12, 2009
Cask at ’Spoons, Milton Keynes. Copper with an off white head. Buttery malt aroma. Taste has some fruit, possibly unripe pear lurking in the earthy malt. Indistinct, evanescent beer which is hard to pin down.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Nekronos (3849) - Xalapa, MEXICO - SEP 17, 2006
Veyr bitte,r nice sweet aroma, but a little boring after a while. NIce foam too.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Mungo (2471) - Southampton, Hampshire, ENGLAND - MAR 5, 2004
Cask-conditioned. Pale copper with a wispy head. Floral hops, bready malt aromas. Moderately sweet and bitter. Very clean tasting, almost too clean.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Gethinbeer (2400) - Nova Scotia, CANADA - FEB 25, 2009
On tap in the Kings Head, Monmouth. Smooth honey sweet ale. Amber in colour. Decent creamy head. Smooth texture with a slight tang. Nice balanced bitterness. Hints of berry and fruit in the finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
EdKing (2230) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 3, 2011
Bottle of cask from brewery. Pours copper brown. Nose is a lovely aromatic waft of British pub. Smoky, fruity hops and sweet malt. Taste is sweet malt with subtle hopping. Smoky wood and slight bitterness on the finish.

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