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Wadworth The Bishop’s Tipple (Cask)
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Brewed by Wadworth
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Devizes, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 54   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.95   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask: Regular.
The Bishop’s Tipple is brewed from 94% low colour malt from Optic barley and 6% cane sugar. Bitterness units of 38-42 are obtained from substantial quantities of Saaz and Styrian Goldings hops. One third of these are reserved for the hopback plates for enhanced flavour and aroma.


jamesie1857's rating

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
jamesie1857 (1478) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, - NOV 6, 2012
On cask Ruishton Inn (9/6/12) - Deep amber body with a medium white head. Nose of caramel and fruit with a bit of hop. The flavour was sweet, with more fruit, brown sugar and a warming alcohol finish.


2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
RhetoricalAns (368) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 13, 2014
Draft. While it may be an ESB this one wasn’t as good as many of the regular bitter’’s I’ve had around Oxford. Medium clear amber pour without a head. While this one was hoppier than others (though still very low) I found the palate to be the thinnest. Additionally beyond some main biscuity malt there was little complexity.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DedicatedToFun (3055) - Santa Monica, California, USA - AUG 20, 2014
Tap, gold pour, no head, nose is caramel, taste is caramel, some bitter, mehhhh

3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
birrabona (212) - ITALY - AUG 16, 2014
Very interesting specialty. Gold light amber. I love it very much. fruity grapefruit and bitter. medium body. complexe aromatic taste. caramel just a little.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Iznogud (862) - CROATIA - JUN 12, 2014
Cask at the Bank Statement, Swansea. Pours golden yellow with almost no head. Malty fruity aroma. Malty caramel flavor with hint of bitterness.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (32032) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JAN 12, 2014
From cask. Pours clear and golden yellow with a small white head. Toasted malty, light bitter, dry malty. Dry malty and bitter finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Desverger (2386) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JAN 12, 2014
Cask@Charlies Bar, CPH - amber/gold pour with a good off-white head. Sweet malty and fruity little number, caramel, toffee, slight hoppy, grass, and some floral nuance. Ok.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ungstrup (29849) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JAN 9, 2014
Cask at Charlie’s Bar, Copenhagen. A hazy golden beer with a yellowish head. The aroma has notes of fruits, and caramel. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, fruits, buttercitch, and honey, leading to a bitter finish.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
rlgk (11486) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - DEC 14, 2013
Cask at Charlie’s Bar, Copenhagen. Pale amber beer with a small offwhite head. Fruity citrus aroma, grassy, some caramel. Fruity hop flavor, hay, caramel, grapes, some floral notes. Hoppy bitter finish with dishwater notes.

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Rasmus40 (11896) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - OCT 14, 2013
Cask @ Bree Louise, London. Clear golden without head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel and light hoppy. Flavor is medium sweet and light bitter. Sweet finish. Thin. 041013

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
chrisv10 (11390) - DENMARK - OCT 10, 2013
Cask @ Bree Louise. Clear amber with no head. Aroma is malt, fruit, caramel, toasted and a little toffee. Flavour is malt, fruit, caramel, toasted, little butter, sweet and a little toffee.


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