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Brewed by Wentworth
Style: Bitter
Rotherham, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 40   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.49   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottled.
A delicious chestnut bitter with a full malt character and finished with a delicate balance of Whitbread hops.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (38495) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUN 1, 2012

Bottle 500ml.

Clear medium yellow orange colour with a small, fizzy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, caramel, dusty, spicy, wood - tobacco. Flavour is moderate to light heavy sweet and bitter with a average to long duration, fruity, orange, tart fruit notes. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20120506]

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
oh6gdx (22398) - Vasa, FINLAND - MAY 6, 2012
Bottled. Honeyish golden colour, small white head. Aroma is fruity, floral and some slight mild sweet malty notes. Flavour is fruity, floral and mild citrusy hops to it.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cgarvieuk (17009) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 16, 2014
Bottle in the garden... Deep brown... Thin tan lacing.... Soft sweet dark sweet malts nose... Soft malts.. Light metallic bitter malts... Long blood bitter linger

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Leighton (13826) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 18, 2013
Bottle at a ChrisO tasting - London. Pours clear, orange-gold with a foamy white head. Light toasty malts on the nose, faint leaves. Mild sweetness in the flavor, toasty dough. Kind of bland. Faint wood and leaves. Light bodied with fine carbonation. Boring finish, some leafy bitterness and toast. Drinkable just very pedestrian.

1.2
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 4/20
imdownthepub (11285) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - APR 23, 2015
Bottled, 500ml from Home Bargains in Banbury. Reddish amber with no head, flat. This proved to be a real stinker of a beer, acidic, off. Drain pour.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
maeib (8750) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - APR 13, 2014
Bottled 04/04/14. A dark brown coloured beer with a white head. Very fruity and malty. Grainy and chewy. A bit of jam. Seems quite hoppy really but ends up being too fruity chewy.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DruncanVeasey (7633) - NUNEATON, CONF N, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - DEC 27, 2012
Bottle from B&M drank at home, 24/12/12. Chestnut with a dissipating cream collar. Aniseed, sprouts, nutty malt aroma. Pleasant if unexciting with bitter walnut, digestive biscuit and aniseed-spicy English hop. Coffee-dunked butter biscuit hints. OK.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
allmyvinyl (6041) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 5, 2013
500mnl bottle from Appellation Wines. Pours chestnut brown with little to no head. Aromas, such as they are, are light red fruit and caramel. Light spice on the taste. Finishes unexcitingly. I said when I bought this, "Itíll probably be terrible, but letís give it a go". Not terrible, but not great.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
ManVsBeer (5654) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 24, 2015
Bottle from Rhythm & Booze, Huddersfield. Coppery amber with a very thin head. Has a decent toffee nose with some of this evident in its flavour. Has quite a lot of activity and fizz in the palate.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
berkshirejohn (5090) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 21, 2015
50cl bottle from B&M, Reading. Unlike most recent ratings, this bottle actually had some live in it and produced a reddish chestnut pour with a reasonable cream head, and some signs of carbonation. Apart from that itís a rather basic boring bitter, with a biscuity aroma; sweet caramel malt taste; the faintest hint of hops; and a biscuity finish. Drinkable, but not a beer to relish.


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