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


on tap

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RATINGS: 291   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Based on the Great British pudding, full of rich sticky toffee-ness.

Davhgbrew's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Davhgbrew (948) - Seattle, Washington, USA - MAR 3, 2014
Dark copper/light brown color. Aroma of vanilla and creamy caramel. Huge sweet caramel flavor upon first sip. Middle is moderately bitter, body is slightly creamy medium. Low to moderate carbonation. Finish has big vanilla and caramel/toffee as well in the final breath. This brew is pretty nicely balanced and not nearly as sweet or syrupy like I was expecting. Just a solid low alc Sessionable brew.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
ogivlado (6416) - Zagreb, CROATIA - AUG 27, 2015
Bottled 500ml. -from Pivoljub Ljubljana. Dark amber coloured, small off-white head, toffee in the nose. Sweet malty, toffee, caramel and mild nutty notes in the finish. Pretty sweet and artificial. Not my type.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
redders1974 (394) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - AUG 23, 2015
Caramel dominates with this novelty beer but it's surprisingly drinkable as a dessert beer with a decent aroma and taste if sticky toffee pudding and not overdone with some hops coming through in the finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beerhunter111 (11052) - Hasborn, GERMANY - AUG 12, 2015
Klare dunkel orangebraune Farbe, mittelgroße beige Schaumkrone. Geruch süß, viel Karamell, Toffee. Geschmack extrem karamellig, süß, Vanille, Toffee, sehr interessant!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
MarcelB1979 (1) - Caxias do Sul, BRAZIL - AUG 5, 2015 does not count
Toffee tastes very clear and the aroma mixed with the beer bottom. Not so bitter on the mouth. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beerdedone (2978) - 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 (1334) - 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 (671) - 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 (303) - 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 (351) - 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.

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