Brewed by Charles Wells
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Bedford, England
Serve in English pint


on tap

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RATINGS: 287   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Based on the Great British pudding, full of rich sticky toffee-ness.

Biggar2000's rating

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Biggar2000 (20) - - MAY 3, 2014
This is great tasting! I was worried they wouldn’t get the Toffee taste right, but they did. Definitely would recommend it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beerdedone (2956) - Croydon, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 28, 2015
Bottle. Pours dark amber brown with a small tan head. Aroma of toffee, caramel and vanilla. Flavor was sweet & sticky with toffee, caramel, vanilla and notes of brown sugar.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
mmmbeer (1323) - Austin, Texas, USA - JUL 26, 2015
12 oz. bottle served in a shaker- poured a transparent brown with heavy maroon shading when held to a light source, thin white ring about the vessel for a head with minimal lacing. Aroma of caramel that could have used two more minutes on heat, cream, and desperation with the best of intentions. Hits the mouth with a light medium body, sweetness throughout that kills the malt sensation and feel, middle has some cream, finish is light and has a toffee feel. Not bad, just a little too sweet for me.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
King_Alex_II (634) - SWITZERLAND - JUL 16, 2015
Fast decaying foam in top of a beautiful clear brownish ruby colored beer. The smell is very toffeeish and super smooth, while it promises a wonderful sugar shock. The taste is a completely as awesome. Solid carbonation, which is a bit working against the round creamy sweet toffee pudding part. The taste sadly isn’t that intense. The slight bitter touch isn’t beneficial either. However still a very nice beer that deserves its name.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerRenter76 (291) - Texas, USA - JUL 13, 2015
Originally rated on 10/23/14. Aroma smell exactly like A & W’s Cream Soda, nice start.. Deep brown colored body, with a thin light beige cap that leaves the occasional spot or two of lace. Flavor was a bit of a let down from the aroma, faint cream soda, toffee and caramel. All were rather faint. Overall it didnt taste bad its just that the flavors never really stood out.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
BrownALEx (346) - Portland, Michigan, USA - JUL 5, 2015
Aroma is sweet, toffee. Clear maroon pour with a one finger head. Taste is also sweet, toffee also present. Palate is a little watery. Overall, an interesting beer. May get again.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Iznogud (1549) - CROATIA - JUL 2, 2015
Bottle, 500 ml from Pivoljub. Courtesy of and shared with JFK10000. Pours brown with off-white head. Toffee caramel aroma. Malty caramel but lacks body and tastes bit empty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JPDIPSO (5107) - Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, USA - JUL 1, 2015
Brown color with a hint of orange. Small beige head. Super sweet scents of toffee, brown sugar and caramel. Nice backdrop of vanilla. Flavors of toffee and maple fudge. Very much a dessert brew.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SeniorZozo (269) - Budapest, HUNGARY - JUL 1, 2015
Pours a caramel color, with a medium beige head. Very sweet - you can taste the toffee. I expected something a bit richer from the Wells brand but it wasn’t awful.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mauroruellas (367) - GETULINA, BRAZIL - JUN 25, 2015
Coloração acobreada,líquido levemente licoroso,espuma formou um belo creme bege que manteve uma fina camada até o final;aroma com boa complexidade,aparecendo pudim de leite,calda de caramelo,bala toffee,café e notas amadeiradas;sabor inicial com o adocicado do malte e caramelo e finalizando com um amargor levemente alcoólico lembrando licor de cacau,corpo médio,carbonatação idem. Boa inglesa,dulçor e amargor em harmonia.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DCLawyer (1865) - Falls Church, Virginia, USA - JUN 12, 2015
Bottle->English pint. Lite amber with thick offwhite head. A: loads of caramel and toffee, bery sweet. T: more caramel and toffee, nuts, wood. Too sweet.

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