Brewed by Woodfordes
Style: Bitter
Norwich, England
Serve in English pint


on tap

Regional Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 135   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
Cask: Regular. Also Bottle Conditioned.
Originally the house beer for Limes Hotel in Fakenham.
Ingredients: Maris Otter; Crystal malt; Goldings hops.
A full-bodied pale amber beer with the rich flavour of Dundee cake. Sultana fruitiness is balanced by a hoppy bitterness, to give a full, but light feel. The finish continues to develop into a warm, mellow glow

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Gethinbeer (2400) - Nova Scotia, CANADA - AUG 2, 2009
Citrus aroma, a little bit of hops in there, Copper colour with a thin white head. A little nutty with very thin hint of hops. Tangy, zest finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beth101 (531) - West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUL 29, 2009
Cloudy amber with thin off white head. Sweet flowery perfume. Smooth slightly bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Fin (8699) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 22, 2009
Cask at The Dolphin, Cromer, 14-06-09 Pours amber with white head and had excellent clarity. Good maltiness and hops showing, a lasting bitterness, itís a good beer. A7 A5 F7 P4 Ov14 3.7

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
kempicus (343) - Bakewell, Derbyshire, ENGLAND - MAY 23, 2009
Slightly toffee nose, sweet nothing much to it really slight dishwash character

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
daniele (6888) - ITALY - MAY 15, 2009
ambrata schiuma media buona perisistenza note agrumate maltate caramello dlocistra in bocca lieve maltate biscottato agrume ben luppolata ma non molto amara

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
RichardW (1813) - Carlisle, Cumbria, ENGLAND - MAR 22, 2009
Bottle conditioned (as M&S Norfolk Bitter). Medium reddy-brown beer with a thin white head. Dry, papery taste and almost a bit too green which, for me, is an all too common trait of UK BCAs. Slightly acrid flavour at the back of the throat, with a biscuity aftertaste and some hints of apple and blackcurrant. Disappointing for a Woodfordes brew.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
joe19612 (2288) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - MAR 15, 2009
Bottle. Pours a cloudy hazy orange colour with a medium white head. Plain malty aroma, the flavour is fruity and a mild floral flavour. The finish is fruity with a mild bitter finish.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
fonefan (40504) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JAN 5, 2009
<b>Bottle 50cl.</b>
Clear medium orange color with a small, fizzy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white to white head. Aroma is moderate malty, apple, chlorine. Flavor is moderate sweet and light to moderate bitter with a average duration. Body is light to medium, texture is watery to oily, carbonation is soft. [20081003]

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (36974) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 5, 2008
50 cL bottle, courtesy of fonefan. Pours cloudy to hazy orange with a fully gone head. Mild brett-ish and dry aroma. Light fruity and mild floral spiced flavour. Lingering fruity and mild bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Alphadelic (1974) - Portland, Oregon, USA - NOV 20, 2008
UPDATED: FEB 4, 2009 A crisp, clean looking ale. Nutty brown in colour with a little ring of nicotine-stained head. Lightly fruity and green with a big-hopped aroma. Very well rounded immediately, Intense hops are quick to disperse. Through them come a sweet maltiness with a tickly little carbonation. Biscuitty with a yogurt thickness. Blends away to a bittersweet finish that seems to crumble in te mouth. The hops have a really great flavour to them in this beer. Heavy and delicious. A killer session.

We Want To Hear From You

Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »

Page  1 « 5 6 7  8  9 10 11 » 14

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50