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Tunnel Nelsons Column

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Brewed by Tunnel
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Nuneaton, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 29   MEAN: 2.84/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.83   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Also available bottle conditioned.
Nelson's Column is an Old English Ale. Brimful of rich, ripe fruit. Starts slightly malty and finishes smooth and hoppy. "A truly monumental beer".


2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
joe19612 (1801) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - JUN 12, 2010
Bottle Conditioned. Pours a dark amber colour with a big white head. Aroma is all malt with a hint of citrus, the taste is sweet, a medium soft dry finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DJMonarch (9159) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - MAR 25, 2010
Cask Stillage at the Assembly Rooms, Tamworth 10/09/2005 Amber coloured and a little rich on the palate with plenty of alcohol present. Crisp bitter and slightly dry malt finish.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Christian (11021) - Odense, DENMARK - JUL 26, 2009
Cloudy amber with a lasting white head. Sweet malty and toffee aroma with floral notes. Dry and malty flavour with a little tartness.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
kempicus (343) - Bakewell, Derbyshire, ENGLAND - MAY 5, 2009
Pours a dark Ruby, Raisins and orange peel nose, fruity with a good bitter finish, nice beer

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jgb9348 (4635) - Arlington (Pentagon City), Virginia, USA - APR 1, 2009
Deep golden orange coloured body with a light amber tint and a thinnish white head. Aroma of bitter english hops, malt, caramel and a twinge of pit fruits. Light to Medium-bodied; Strong assertive hops up front with a nice sweetness, a touch of malt bitterness all with a good hoppy finish. Refreshing! Overall, a good beer, definitely worth trying, especially if you can find it on cask. I sampled this pint on cask at The Rake in London, England on 10-March-2008.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
anders37 (16289) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAR 27, 2009
Bottle @ chriso’s Pre-GBBF Shindig 2008. Pours a slighlty hazy orange color with a small white head. Has a malty fruity yeasty aroma with some tart hints. Sweetish malty fruity caramel flavor with some sour yeasty hints. Has a sweetish malty slightly sour finish.

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
greenmanalishi (462) - Leicestershire, ENGLAND - JAN 15, 2009
plum, yeast, caramels, malts... a little too sweet for me and the finish was otherwise a bit flat. could have done with some more bitter balancing.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
downender (6134) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - NOV 30, 2008
BCA. Amber coloured with a decent, off-white head. Aroma of chocolate malts, red fruit and orange hops. Flavour was sweet, with some chewy malts, more chocolate, spice and red fruit, before a short bitter finish. Good.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
fonefan (34222) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 15, 2008
Bottle 50cl.
Clear medium amber orange color with a small to average, frothy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, sour furity, chocolate notes, moderate hoppy, orange. Flavor is moderate sweet and sour milk with a average to long duration. Body is light to medium, texture is watery, carbonation is soft. (220808)

2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
Papsoe (25090) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 25, 2008
5/373/2/6 (Bottle 50 cl) Courtesy of fonefan. Slightly hazy golden amber with a small, rough off-white head. Sourish, fruity nose. Light body with a tart fruitiness and an astringent and bitter finish. Sigh. 220808


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