Brewed by Charles Wells
Style: Pale Lager
Bedford, England


on tap


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RATINGS: 59   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.51/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Keg, Cans, Pasteurised;

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Boutip (5357) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - APR 16, 2007
Can: Poured a golden yellow color lager with a medium bubbly white head with minimal retention. Aroma of semi-sweet malt and light hops is a bit shy but could have been worse. Taste is sweet with some light floral hops at the end. There is some adjunct in there but not in such large quantities as to gross out the whole thing. Overall, this was not a bad beer but not something I would go for again.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Quinten (1054) - zaandam, NETHERLANDS - MAR 20, 2007
pale-yellow color, medium head, less hops, with very mild grains and floral notes.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
KingofCastle (207) - London, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 25, 2006
500 mL can: Love the way these Well’s beers come in 2L pop bottles at the Beer Store, strange. Basically, this is better than you would think: nice lager for a British beer, and stands out a bit from the typical corn macro brew in North America. HogtownHarry right again here: pleasant bite due to the above average hops (probably those Goldings hops softened by Challenger ones used in Bombardier Ale, you can smell it right away, very distinct). Nice lager to try on a mild day with some sticky comfort food. Deep golden colour, thin white head, decent lacing.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
TheJester (2249) - Peterborough, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 6, 2006
500 mL bottle. Yellow with an orange tint. Very thin film of head. Sharp aroma with citrus and grain. Don’t like the taste. Seems stale or something. Definitely corn. Slightly metallic finish, with a hint of bitterness after it’s gone.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 11/20
larsga (6930) - Oslo, NORWAY - SEP 7, 2006
Small creamy white head; clear yellow body. Very, very faint fruity aroma. Taste is fruity, acidic malts with harmonic grassy hops. Velvety mouthfeel. Dry, bitter, grassy aftertaste. Good session beer. (0.5l on tap.)

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
jercraigs (9070) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 14, 2005
Can from LCBO. Golden yellow with a fluffy white head. Muted grassy aroma with very mild grains and floral notes. Moderate bitterness, slightly floral grains over muted malt. Average palate. Dull but mostly inoffensive.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
HogTownHarry (6371) - Toronto (Harbourfront), Ontario, CANADA - NOV 9, 2005
UPDATED: JAN 26, 2006 Can (500ml). Poured vaguely reddish clear gold with an average pillowy white head. Aroma is lightly skunky but intriguingly strong with hops, active and somewhat piney - not too sweet, almost gingery. Taste is less hoppy, but not bad - simple, a little carbonated, with a pleasant bite to it. I don’t mind this one.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
JohnBarleycorn (537) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 28, 2005
Medium-gold with a touch of brown. The aroma hints at a refreshing brew, with lager-standards of hops and sugar, and some grain and florals. Palate is fairly thin, and the flavour lacks character, with a dominating watery feel and a slightly bitter, slightly malty aftertaste. Quite average, and could use a bit more of something…anything.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
MarkoR (812) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 13, 2005
Nothing too exotic here. Pretty bland in fact. I guess you could say it’s refreshing on a hot summer night.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
dirtymike (2016) - Manchester, New Hampshire, USA - AUG 10, 2005
MIBF ’04 Light golden in color with a small white head.Clean malty,hoppy and dry lager. Not bad.

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