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

bottling
unknown

on tap
common

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RATINGS: 74   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.26/5   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Special - Royal Wedding. Also available bottled (at 4.5%).
On sale in bottle at Windsor Farm Shop as The Dukeís 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.


Desverger's rating

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Desverger (7349) - Copenhagen, - FEB 4, 2013
cask@The Station Hotel, Hither Green - Gold/Amber pour with a small white head. Nice hoppy aroma, taste more citrus hops with caramel biscuity malt. Not bad.


2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
wheresthepath (2059) - Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - JUN 26, 2016
Cask at the Windsor Castle, London. Deep gold. Thin white head. Some over-ripe green grapes, some grapefruit- which donít really go together. Minerals in the lightly bitter finish. Not W&Eís finest moment.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ungstrup (33786) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JUN 21, 2016
Bottled. A hazy amber beer with a huge yellowish head. The aroma has notes of straw and malt. The flavor is sweet with notes of straw, malt, and hay, leading to a bitter finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Borup (10731) - Albertslund, DENMARK - JUN 21, 2016
33 cl. bottle. Hazy golden colour with a whte head. Aroma and flavour of malt, hops, fruit and bitterness.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
yespr (39608) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUN 21, 2016
33 cl bottle. Pours clear and golden yellow with a small white head. Aroma is grassy, straw and slight herbal. Bitter, slight herbal, grassy and straw. Dry, bitter and dry finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
digitalviking (83) - - JUN 12, 2016
Cask at the Windsor Castle near Regentís park. Decent bitter, donít remember a whole lot about it tbh.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ManVsBeer (8050) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 10, 2016
Cask @ Hart & Spool, Borehamwood. Golden-amber with a small bubbly head. Has a mild fruity character as well as being easy-drinking.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Mr_Pink_152 (3370) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - MAR 4, 2016
Bottle from Pennells, Lincoln. Hazy golden colour with a thin white head. Sweet fruity malty aroma

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
dynamiteninja (1795) - Norfolk, ENGLAND - APR 5, 2015
Cask at the Parcel Yard, Kings Cross Station. Medium frothy white head. Amber body. Nose is lots of peach and apricot, blossom. Bitter and tannic. Dry finish. Very good. Different, in a good way.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Garrold (3922) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 17, 2015
Cask. Parcel Yard, Kingís Cross. Clear gold. Bubbly, sticky, bright white head. Decent, peachy, grapefruit hop to this. Some piny notes, too. Taste is crisp bitter. Creamy palate, that the hops give a lift to. Finishes brisk, but bright bitter. Good, sessionable cask beer. Smells great.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
allmyvinyl (9038) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 5, 2015
Cask at the parcel yard, London. Pours gold with a light haze, bubbly white head. Big floral and tropical fruit aromas, white grape. Taste is bitter, more fruit notes. Mandarin oranges. Medium body, oily texture.


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