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Brewed by WJ King
Style: Bitter
Horsham, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 24   MEAN: 2.93/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.9   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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Cask; Regular. Also available bottled.

This copper-coloured session bitter is packed full of flavour, particularly in the hop character. The aroma is overflowing with apricot and warm orange with a hint of caramel and peach coming through faintly. There’s some caramel and fruit from the malt and very light roast in the initial taste but this rapidly gives way to a dry, straw hoppy and slightly astringent but full flavour. The aftertaste builds and emphasises bitterness and the slightly earthy hops come through even more. If you’re looking for a hoppier bitter which still retains a good balance with the malt, this is the one for you.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Leighton (13248) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 28, 2012
Cask at The Cleveland Arms, London. Pours clear, pure gold with a small, creamy white head. Doughy malts in the nose with definite diacetyl. Light to medium sweet flavor, doughy, lightly buttery, some mild straw bitters. Light bodied with fine carbonation. Light sweet finish, a good deal of buttery biscuits and bread. A bit off in terms of condition it seems.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
daniele (6159) - ITALY - FEB 5, 2012
amrata poca schiuma media persisteza lievi tostature un tocco luppolato agrumato un po ruvida buon amaro non molto persistenza

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
niquillis (1449) - Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 21, 2012
On cask at Humphrey bean, tonbridge. Pours copper with thin head. Hint of toffee but very watery. Average at best ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BrewBoxer (2364) - New York, New York, USA - JAN 8, 2012
Bottle and cask. Brown color, bubbly cask head. No scent, barely any taste. better drinking then a Bud, but ok

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (18635) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 13, 2011
Cask @ Charlies Bar, Copenhagen. Pours a pale amber color with a small white head. Has a fruity malty weak caramel aroma with weak hoppy hints. Fruity malty hoppy flavor. Has a fruity malty weak hoppy finish.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Mad_Ferret (711) - SWEDEN - JUL 28, 2011
Cask @ Western Front, Brighton. Clear amber with a short dirt white head that leave lacings. Caramel and butterscotch up front with peach and oranges/tangerine and a soft flowery hoppiness. Taste is caramel and slight roasted toffee and butterscotch with peach and oranges and a mild grassy bitterness. Medium body with soft almost flat carbonation. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
harrisoni (14600) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JUL 15, 2011
Cask gravity at SIBA BF 2011 South East. Its a tea flavoured bitter. Ok if just only another tea flavoured bitter

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joergen (22443) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUL 2, 2011
Cask at Charlies. Clear amber coloured with a small white head. Fruity aroma of hops and grass with notes of caramel. Fruity flavour of caramel, hops, liquorice and grass. Hoppy finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ungstrup (29988) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JUN 14, 2011
Cask at Charlie’s Bar, Copenhagen. An amber beer with a thin beige head. The aroma has notes of malt and caramel. The aroma has notes of caramel, malt, and elderflowers, leading to a bitter finish.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Pinball (11055) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUN 14, 2011
cask at charlies. Clear dark orange, small beige head. Very mild aroma, hard to get anything.flavor is slightly caramelly, slightly metallic bitter english hoppy, herbal and flowery but not grassy. Boring but fresh


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