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Brewed by Wold Top
Style: Bitter
Driffield, England
Serve in English pint

bottled
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RATINGS: 98   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.99/5   EST. CALORIES: 111   ABV: 3.7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask: Regular. Also available bottled.
Maris Otter and a small amount of Crystal malt form the basis of the brew together with Northdown Hops for bittering and aroma.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
danlo (2548) - Darlington, Durham, ENGLAND - SEP 1, 2016
500ml bottle from SPAR at Blue Dolphin caravan park, near Filey. Amber colour, white foam head and bready malt aroma. Taste is malty and fruity with earthy bitterness. Medium bodied, soft carbonation, dry bitter finish. Quite OK.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Itstasty (47) - East Yorkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 28, 2016
Cask. Off white head which sits well. Light copper coloured body. Has a fruity edge for a bitter. Not really a bitter for me. Light and uneventful.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ozzatoadisback (85) - ITALY - AUG 2, 2016
Light amber colour, transparent. Thin white head recedes quite quickly but still leaves some lacing. Aroma has a caramel malt base and a nice, delicate fruitiness (red fruits). Taste follows the aroma, again with a light caramel malt base and pleasant fruitiness. Moderate sweetness and bitterness, finish is slightly on the bitter side (with a tea-like note). Light body, light crispness, easy, maybe a tad too empty. Ok overall

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bygers (1149) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAY 4, 2016
Bottle 0,33l. Pours a clear Amber colour with an off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, wet grass and hoppy. Taste is medium sweet and moderate bitter with notes of bread, malts and cereal. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Stuu666 (10592) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 21, 2016
Cask at praf 2016. Pours clear orange, nose is toffee, floral, taste is similar, sweet.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Mr_Pink_152 (3721) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - FEB 29, 2016
Bottle from Pennells garden center. Golden Amber colour with a thick white head. Malty caramel aroma and taste. Basic bitter.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Sigmund (6719) - Tau, NORWAY - FEB 25, 2016
500 ml bottle, from Matkroken Stokka. BBE 07/14. ABV is 3.7%. Copper colour, moderate white head. Aroma of grain, caramel and dust. Light bodied as expected. The medium dry flavour has first a slight fruitiness which makes the beer quite drinkable, followed by some grainy notes and a hint of toffee. Tolerable hops in the finish. Not too bad.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
gopherfan99 (1248) - CROATIA - JAN 15, 2016
Bottle; pours clear dark gold with a white head; aroma is malt, pine, some citrus, and a hint of caramel; taste is bittersweet with caramel, citrus, pine, and malt; finish is bitter; average bitter

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
nazzty (1271) - Ödåkra - Helsingborg, SWEDEN - DEC 5, 2015
Not very special. An ordinary bitter without any special characteristics to make it memorable brew.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Mortlach (1920) - Rome, ITALY - MAY 31, 2015
Cask @Le Bon Bock (Rome). Light golden appearance with a little white foam. Aroma is fruity with grassy notes, malt, biscuits. Flavour is light malty with a little bitter end, so "English". Low body, watery, low carbonation. As delicate as silk.


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