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White Horse Epona

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Brewed by White Horse
Style: Bitter
Faringdon, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 14   MEAN: 3.26/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.11   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Seasonal - April to June. Originally a special for JD Wethersppon Festival in 2008.
She was the Roman Princess Of the white horse according to folk law Strong and pure like her this beer fresh and clean on the palate with a malty /biscuit flavour and leaving the drinker with a lasting hoppy after taste. Enjoy
Hops used: Fuggles, Goldings


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
chriso (7347) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 8, 2011
Cask (handpump) at the Blagrave Arms, Reading on 27 April 2011Amber colour. Thin white head. Lively condition. Smooth mouthfeel. Some good fruity hops in the aroma and flavour. Very pleasant.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
imdownthepub (9954) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 30, 2009
Cask conditioned at The Turf Tavern, Oxford. Amber with white head. Bready fruity beer with a full on malt body, slightly darker roasted and with a malty sweetness. Rich with some toffee notes and a flowery hop finish, a very decent Bitter indeed.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Nightfall (1307) - Hamburg, GERMANY - AUG 17, 2009
Cask (handpump) @ The Star Inn, Huddersfield, England. @ [ The Star Inn Summer Beer Festival ]. Amber colored with a big off white head. Toffe, caramel and biscuit aroma. Sweet malty taste with some caramel.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (34188) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUL 23, 2009
UPDATED: SEP 10, 2011
Cask (handpump) @ The Star Inn, Huddersfield, England. @ [ The Star Inn Summer Beer Festival ]

Clear medium amber color with a average to large, frothy to creamy, good lacing, fully lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, toffee, coffee notes. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and light to moderate bitter with a average duration, and a dry finish. Body is medium, texture is watery to oily, carbonation is soft. [20090716]
6-3-6-3-13

Cask (handpump) @ The Blagrave Arms, 35 Blagrave Street, Reading, Berkshire, England RG1 1PW.

Clear medium to dark orange amber colour with a average to large, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate to light heavy malty, caramel, nutty, coffee notes, moderate hoppy, licorice hop notes. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20110427]
7-3-7-3-14

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (16245) - Malmö, SWEDEN - MAY 11, 2009
Cask @ Willow Walk, JDW, Victoria SW1. Pours a clear amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty nutty caramel aroma. Fruity malty caramel flavor with some hoppy hints. Has a slightly roasted malty caramel finish with some hoppy hints in the aftertaste.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fiulijn (14294) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 12, 2009
<i>Cask Conditioned at J.D. Wetherspoon - Hamilton Hall, London</i>
Amber color; thin creamy head. Light malt and caramel aroma. It has a smooth caramel flavor, light residual sweetness, good body and bold bitterness. Not vibrant, but well brewed.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
cgarvieuk (13920) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 1, 2009
cask at JDW edinburgh ...slight hazy ruby .... dry musty hop ... fruity malty bitter ... big hop ... very drying ...

3.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
bobinlondon (1256) - Harrow, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 7, 2008
Handpulled cask at JDW Harrow. Mid brown with a white head. Well balanced best bitter with clean tasting malts balanced with fresh goldings hop finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
leaparsons (7923) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - DEC 7, 2008
Cask, Lord keeper of the Great Seal, Oadby . Amber with a small head. Aromas are earthy with spices, especially cinnamon. Some sweet malts. Flavours are sweet toffee malts with raisins and earthy, spicy hops. Decent.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (30631) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 5, 2008
From cask at Standing Order. Pours slight cloudy deep amber and fully gone head. Mild spiced and roasted malty aroma. Hoppy flavoured with a distinct fruity note. Bitter and dry finish. Slight spiced.


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