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Wold Top Headland Red

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

bottled
common

on tap
available

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 58   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.98   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask & Bottle Conditioned; Regular.

A red beer to halt you in your tracks, giving you a warm red glow! A mellow malty flavour, from Wold grown barley, dark crystal malt and roasted barley. Hopped with Progress hops. The best beer to use for ‘beef in beer’.


2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
Geokkjer (5719) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 8, 2014
Bottle. Pours amber with an off-white head. Aroma of malt, caramel, nuts and grains. Flavor is sweet and malty with some fruitiness,caramel and licorice. Medium body, average carbonation.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Meilby (7384) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 8, 2014
Bottle 500ml @ Geokkjer
Pours clear amber/copper with a off-white head. Aroma has notes of malt, caramel, floral and grass. Taste is medium sweet and light to medium bitter with a long malty, caramel and grassy finish. Body is light to medium, texture is thin, carbonation is soft.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
yngwie (13345) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - AUG 8, 2014
Bottle. A finger-thick light beige head over a mostly clear dark amber colored body. The aroma is quite malty, with toffee and caramel and some dried fruits. Not much impact from the hops neither in the aroma nor in the flavor. Some bitterness and a touch of grassy, piney hops. Medium body, with a soft carbonation. Semi-dry. Decent bitterness in the finish, with some caramel and toffee-ish malts and a hint of prunes. Nothing impressive going on here, but at least it’s flawless. 140808

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bozo_skeleton (464) - Grenoble, FRANCE - AUG 4, 2014
Orqngee limpide, tres peu de carbo, petit collet de tres fines bulles. Aromes caramel, fruits sec et marmelade. Douce a l’attaque sur des notes de fruits, tres mince mais avec un final bien amere et belle longueur sur caramel.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Cunningham (4426) - Halden, NORWAY - JUL 1, 2014
World cup and England on tv. The sun shines and a pint of bitter in the glass. Can it go wrong? Oh yeah. England and World Cup are a bitter story. The bitter ale was far better than the bitter match. Uruguay 2- England 1. Nice deep nutty color with a fine off white head. Ok body and an good carbonation. Bottled bitter are better than handpull. Maltt, nutty, mild herbal and some fruity notes in both aroma and flavor. Decent ale.
[Bottle from Meny Begby in Fredrikstad, Norway]

Bitter #200

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Vighals (1083) - Sørumsand, NORWAY - JUN 27, 2014
UPDATED: JUN 30, 2014 Mahognybrun klar med tynt beige skum. Malt, noe syrlig/sur bæreddiklukt og karamellukt. Bittersøt honning, karamell, nøtter og humle. Kort

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
bierocker (25) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 25, 2014
Bottle Dark-reddish colour with a small white head. Aroma of toffee and caramel with a hint of fruits. More toffee and sweet malts in the taste with a subtle hoppy finish. fairly strong carbonation which makes this a very refreshing, drinkable beer.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Douberd (2168) - Arnhem, NETHERLANDS - MAY 19, 2014
Bottle 500 ml at home, into a big Guinness glass. ABV 4.3% Red amber colour on the body, with one finger of tan head, thick, with good retention, lwaving heavy lacing on the glass. Aroma of burnt caramel and red fruits, sweet, weirdly enough with a touch of alcohol. Taste has plenty of caramel, again quite fruity,malty, light hops on the finish, mild bitter aftertaste. Medium body, soft carbonation. Overall an okay bitter, smooth with high drinkability.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Zita (4594) - Assentoft, DENMARK - MAY 16, 2014
light hoppy nots aroma,brown, clear, off white foam, light sweetness, lightly bitter, light body, caramel and nots and dry finish.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Hansen (6563) - Assentoft, DENMARK - MAY 16, 2014
Amber coloured and clear. Has an off-white head, medium duration. Aroma has notes of caramel and nuts, faint butter and faint hops. Flavor starts lightly sweet and finsih moderate bitter. Lightly metallic.


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