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Brewed by Windsor & Eton
Style: Bitter
Windsor, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 50   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.05   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Special. Also available bottled.
An Indies Pale Ale continuing the theme of using Commonwealth sourced ingredients with influences from India and the East Indies.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Leighton (11674) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 5, 2013
Cask at the Reading Beer Festival 2012. Pours clear, orange-gold with a bubbly foam head. Crunchy grains and ripe citrus fruits mingle in the nose. Medium sweet flavor, floral, with toasty dough and herbal hops. Light to medium bodied with fine carbonation. Sweet, lightly sticky finish with some grass, corn and mellow flowers. Nice.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kerenmk (2543) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - APR 4, 2013
Bottle sample at a tasting at the new Beer & Beyond shop. Thanks troubles.Pours deep golden-bronze, clear with white head. Slightly old honey aroma, tastes sweet, a little like tea. Medium-bodied, sleek texture, sweet finish.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
DSG (6261) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - MAR 13, 2013
Bottle sample at a tasting at the new Beer & Beyond shop. Thanks troubles. Deep golden to amber color. Aroma of malt, dust, caramel, oxidized notes, a bit of spiciness and earthy hops. Sweetish flavor with some dusty malt, a bit of caramel, light fruitiness and some earthy hops bitterness and spicy notes. Medium-bodied.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
mile (3093) - Helsinki, FINLAND - FEB 16, 2013
Bottle. Light amber, small to average and fully diminishing head. Light to moderate malty and sweetish aroma, caramel and berry fruitiness. Body is light to medium, malty and sweetish flavor, caramel and berry fruitiness, faint hoppyness. Finish is average malty and sweetish, some caramel and some fruitiness, light grassy - herbal hoppyness. Caramel sweetish and fruity bitter - nothing special.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
zacgillbanks (2468) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - FEB 2, 2013
Bottle from Rehills, Newcastle. Amber coloured with creamy toffee, caramel and orange blossom flavours and slight pine on the finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (17224) - Malmö, SWEDEN - DEC 17, 2012
Bottle @ Chriso. Pours a golden color with a small white head. Has a fruity malty hoppy grapefruit aroma. Fruity malty hoppy flavor. has a fruity malty hoppy bitter finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (31651) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - NOV 18, 2012
33 cl bottle. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is grapefruity and pine hops. Bitter, roasted malty and light breadish. Light pine and grapefruity hoppy. Dey and light bitter finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RichardW (1541) - Carlisle, Cumbria, ENGLAND - OCT 14, 2012
Bottle beermerchants.com. Very unusual mix of flavours. Peachy sweet aroma, giving strong candy flavours initially. The aroma calms down but the sweetness remains on the tongue throughout. I have mixed feelings about this. A bit too sweet but quite satisfying at the same time...!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SaintMatty (5488) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - SEP 13, 2012
330ml Bottle - Copper coloured. Peach, grapefruit, tea and dried fruit in the aroma. Fruity, hoppy and tangy taste with notes of toffee, nuts and grapefruit.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (35735) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 9, 2012
UPDATED: NOV 22, 2012
Bottle 330ml. @ chriso s Pre-GBBF Shindig 2012.

ABV: 5.0%. Clear medium amber yellow colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, caramel, fruity, light to moderate hoppy. Flavour is moderate to light heavy sweet and bitter with a average to long duration, hoppy, fruity, licorice hop notes. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20120804]
6-3-7-3-14

Cask @ The 18th Reading Beer and Cider Festival 2011, Reading, Berkshire England.

Clear medium amber orange colour with a small to average, frothy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white to white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, toasted, light moderate hoppy, citrus. Flavor is moderate to light heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, fruity, citrus, hoppy. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is flat. [20120502]
7-3-7-3-15


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