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


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RATINGS: 267   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Based on the Great British pudding, full of rich sticky toffee-ness.

alliance100's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
alliance100 (905) - Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA - MAY 9, 2014
12oz bottle - pours a deep dark brown thin off white head . Toffee and caramel aromas . Sweet toffee with some mild bitterness . Interesting . ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Beerman6686 (5047) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - APR 15, 2015
Poured an.amber color with a white head. Aroma was straight worthers candies. Flavor similar but didnít translate into.something I really wanted to drink. Way too sweet.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ContemplateBeer (1648) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - APR 14, 2015
Aroma: Iíve never had "sticky toffee pudding," maybe some Jell-o in the 80s, but yeah, this kinda smells like that, or maybe like a caramel Dum-Dums sucker. Other than that, itís a little nutty and has some light, woody spice. Appearance: Chestnut brown with a foamy tan head that settles into a lightly bubbly skin. Flavor: Nutty up front with woody spice; toffee/caramel comes in a little later, but never reaches the level of sweetness suggested by the nose; the finish is pretty dried out. Palate: Medium body, sticky texture, soft carbonation, abrupt finish. Overall: This is totally a gimmick beer, but a really well done one, I think. Give it a shot!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
LGKdude (11) - - APR 13, 2015
Very good beer! This is not a sweet beer and The toffee flavor is not overdone. Gives you a taste of that flavor at first with a smooth beer finish. It is different and you have to be in the mood for it, but very good! ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (18541) - MalmŲ, SWEDEN - APR 12, 2015
Bottle. Pours a dark amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty toffee aroma. Fruity malty caramel and toffee flavor. Has a fruity malty caramel and toffee finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
scooterbub (901) - Lander, Wyoming, USA - APR 5, 2015
12 ounce bottle. Pours a reddish brown with a thin beige head that fades. Taste is of roasted malt, caramel, chocolate, toffee and bread. Similar aroma. Has a medium body with a sweet finish. Easy to drink and enjoyable, while not being heavy.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
benpickens (425) - Camarillo, California, USA - APR 4, 2015
Pours medium brown with - not surprisingly - toffee aromas. Palate consistent with most brown ales with a coffee like finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
EyeAmBaldman (363) - Illinois, USA - APR 2, 2015
Pours reddish brown with an off white head. Aroma is toffee and caramel. Taste is fairly metallic on the front end, kind of like watered down cream soda. The backend is sweet, like caramel toffee. Not bad but not great.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
veceo (729) - CROATIA - MAR 21, 2015
Clear reddish brown color, average sized off white head. Lots of lacing. Aroma of vanilla pudding, caramel, citrus, malty swetness. Taste is pretty much the same. Light to medium body, lively carbonation. Watery, so not really sticky. All in all, interesting stuff.

-- rated with beerbasher/winphone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
johnnymusky (452) - Minnesota, USA - MAR 16, 2015
taste is like watered down cream soda...really not that great....smell is way better than the taste...(#421)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
YigSvartka (169) - Manitoba, CANADA - MAR 12, 2015
Nearly opaque copper black. Minimal head. Dessert-like aroma consisting of caramel, toffee, chocolate, malt and dried fruit. Thin bodied and refreshing. Aforementioned aromatic qualities are present in the taste as well. Particularly milk chocolate and toffee during the finish, although not extremely potent. A lack of hop or bitterness as well. A richer body and flavour would elevate this one significantly.

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