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Whitewater Copperhead

Brewed by Whitewater
Style: Bitter
Newry, Northern Ireland
Serve in English pint


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RATINGS: 33   MEAN: 2.94/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.91   EST. CALORIES: 111   ABV: 3.7%
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A bright copper-coloured Pale Ale with a sessionable 3.7% ABV. Dry nutty aroma, with a hop-centred taste giving lashings of grassy, dry citrus and spice flavours.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Dervock (496) - Emu plains, AUSTRALIA - AUG 24, 2014
Bottle - pours hazy copper with a big white head. Slightly soapy malt and citrus aroma. Light dry front with some bitterness in the finish. Light mouthfeel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Erzengel (2607) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - APR 24, 2014
500ml bottle, BB Aug 14
Dark golden in the glass, fluffy white head. The beer starts smooth and dry. For the Bitter, I miss the typical Ale-yeast characteristics a bit. The mainpart is malty, dry-malty, hints of roast. On the tongue remains a nice bitter-dry and malty aftertaste, which I like very much.
Nice brew that gets better till the end. --> 10/11/12/11

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Stuartyboy (646) - SCOTLAND - DEC 29, 2013
Bottle from the bridge House jdw Belfast a light copper coloured amber ale with malty fruity nose flavour is light carmel malt berry fruits and hops providing a lingering bitterness generally a pleasant very drinkable bitter that is a solid refreshing pint

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
stravale (2099) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - DEC 5, 2013
Bottle from Tesco [011213]
Amber, clear, slight off white head
Aroma - light citrus, soft toffee
Taste of spicy hops, light toffee malts, touch of lemon, simple flavours
Palate - Soft carb, light body, bit oily. Finish - mellow bitter spicy, touch of zest, quite dry, has a decent finish
Overall - Fair amount of flavour here for the light abv - not bad. Good spicy bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Creedence (282) - Boston, Massachusetts, USA - NOV 11, 2013
500ml bottle with friends. Pours a hazy amber, with a thin patchy head. Aroma of wood and toffee. Taste is medium sweetness and medium bitterness. Slightly woody. Bitter dry lasting aftertaste, a little metallic, and smooth. Fairly dull, but itís grand nonetheless.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
ciaranc (874) - Dublin, IRELAND - AUG 4, 2013
Amber copper pour, nice white head. Toasted malt nose, uncomplex. Flavour similar. Thin bodied, fizzy, short finish. Boring.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SudsMcDuff (5824) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - MAR 20, 2013
bottle, at Nicks Dublin Penthouse .. . quite bitter, but not hoppy .. . deep amber .. . light foam .. . good just not great .. . . why am i watching Eastenders?

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
flying_pig (941) - SCOTLAND - JAN 16, 2013
Bottle (500ml from Asda, £1.76):
Light with sweet malts and some very light fruit. There are a few floral notes and a very slightly nutty aroma too.
Light copper topped with a bubbly, white head about half a centimeter tall and with about average retention.
Sweet and malty with a bit of earthy bitterness as well. There is a nutty flavour too and some lighter spice in the background.
Light medium body with medium carbonation & a clean and dry, bitter finish that is fairly crisp.

Another fairly average beer from the Whitewater brewery, pleasant and drinkable but lacking anything out of the ordinary. A pretty malty flavour throughout but it didnít have too much else really.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
madmitch76 (15068) - , Essex, ENGLAND - DEC 23, 2012
7th December 2012
Pigs Ear. The Long Good Friday teamed up with ChrisO. Clear gold - amber beer. Suddy off white head. Palate is light and fairly crisp. Passable hops - tangy dried fruits and a little orange. Semi dry finish with more mild dried fruits. Okay.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
garthicus (2670) - Dublin, IRELAND - SEP 18, 2012
Appearance: Light orange, small white head. Aroma: Grassy, hay, malt forward with a little lactose. Flavour: Bitter, lots of fresh mown grass, pretty hoppy, caramel with a long bitter grass finish.

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