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

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RATINGS: 56   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.26   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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Cask; Special - Royal Wedding. Also available bottled (at 4.5%).
On sale in bottle at Windsor Farm Shop as The Duke’s Ale.
Originally brewed to commemorate the wedding of HRH Prince William and Kate Middleton, but now one of our regulars. Brewed with two specially selected hops, Sovereign and Nelson Sauvin from New Zealand. Unusually for an ale, Windsor Knot is also delicious served chilled from the fridge.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Aniela (2304) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - JAN 16, 2012
Cask at The Bree Louise Pub, Euston, London. Golden beer with a white head. Fruity and hoppy aroma. Fruity and malty flavour.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sigmund (4933) - Tau, NORWAY - JAN 14, 2012
Bottle, kindly shared by gunnar. ABV is 4.5%. Orange to amber colour, moderate white head. Nice hoppy aroma (Sovereign and Nelson Sauvin), fruity notes (gooseberries, green grapes). Lovely hoppy flavour, well balanced, some toffee. Very drinkable.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Christian (11021) - Odense, DENMARK - DEC 15, 2011
Cask at The Rake, August 2011. Clear golden with a small white head. Aroma of fruity hops, orange, kiwi and white wine, along with some straw and grain. Dry grassy and grainy flavour with a touch of tropical fruit

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (16250) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 24, 2011
Cask @ The Rake, Borough SE1. Pours a clear golden color with a small white head. Has a fruity malty weak hoppy aroma. Fruity malty hoppy caramel flavor. Has a fruity malty hoppy finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
HenrikSoegaard (10367) - Randers, DENMARK - NOV 13, 2011
Bottle. Frothy white fair mostly deminishing head. Yellow colour. Moderate malty and heavy hoppy aroma. Grassy notes. Heavy bitter flavor. Long heavy bitter finish. Oily palate. NIce.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
cheeta (1181) - Langå, DENMARK - NOV 12, 2011
UPDATED: NOV 13, 2011 Heavy malty aroma. Average, frothy, white head. Fair lacing. Mostly diminishing longevity. Clear yellow body. Moderate bitter flavor with malty tast. Medium palate.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
FatPhil (8995) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - OCT 21, 2011
Fuck the Royal Family - I didn’t vote for them.
Cask (Rake, post-RBESG2011 Monday)
Slightly pissy aroma. In the mouth there’s that piss thing coming back, and it’s metallic too. Yeah, liver and kidney also. Probably not a bad beer on form, but this was completely princess dianad.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Miksu (4938) - Jyväskylä, FINLAND - SEP 24, 2011
Cask at Junction Tavern, London. Deep golden color. The aroma and flavor of orange marmelade with fruity and tannic hops. Also nutty and a bit salty. Dryer taste than aroma.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SaintMatty (5079) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - AUG 30, 2011
330ml Bottle - Amber with a small head. Toffee, nuts and peach in the aroma. Peach, passion fruit, nuts and toffee in the hoppy and slightly sweet taste.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dedollewaitor (13677) - Odense, DENMARK - AUG 30, 2011
Cask @ The Rake, London. Pours clear golden with a small white head. Smooth and crisp. A bit of citrus and bread. Dry end. Clean. Good.


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