Brewed by Wychwood (Marston’s)
Style: Bitter
Witney, England
Serve in English pint


on tap


Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 118   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
Pasteurised bottle. Brown glass. <br /> Ingredients: Pale wheat and Crystal malt; Styrian and Northdown hops. "Fiddlers Elbow is Wychwood’s lighter style ale perfect for summer beer and evokes lazy, hazy days of summer images of golden meadows & ripe corn fields. This wheat brewed refreshing summer ale is 4.5% ABV. The addition of the choicest English wheat malt perfectly complements the use of Styrian Goldings hops. The end result is a wonderful combination of citrus and floral aroma, with tart citric fruit flavours and a long hoppy fruity finish. A wonderfully refreshing beer."

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
jefe026 (37) - USA - APR 5, 2009
extremely tasty beer, one of the maltiest i have ever had. the hops were there but they were blindsighted by the malt

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Wulfstan (509) - California, USA - OCT 24, 2007
UPDATED: JUN 9, 2008 This ale is good and solid, well-balanced, and very tasty. It’s red-gold with a small off-white head that dissipates to leave a foamy ring. The aroma is hard to pinpoint, being basically "beer," but has some mild fruitiness like grape juice. The taste is similarly hard to pinpoint: a definite, crisp flavour with very good blend and balance of sweet and bitter, but with some general toasty, lightly caramelly qualities, and earthy-piney-citrus elements. It is very smooth, refreshing, and easily drinkable, yet has solid, complex taste.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Danev76 (505) - AUSTRALIA - JUL 27, 2014
Light honey aroma. Milky brown colour with ok head. Nice honey flavor with good aftertaste. Light and summery body with low to medium carbonation.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BigBen2120 (688) - Derry, New Hampshire, USA - MAR 14, 2008
500ml brown bottle from The Lighthouse in Manchester. Amber-red translucent body with a half inch of off-white head. Smells of biscuit and caramel malts along with spicy herbal hops (I’m guessing Fuggles). Caramel and biscuit malts, slightly nutty with hints of diacetyl with a good English hop presence. Low on the carbonation (though not feeling flat) with a medium, somewhat aqueous body. The subtle and moderate flavor with the mouthfeel makes this a heck of an easy drinker. A pretty decent English beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ogreface (1390) - Budapest, HUNGARY - OCT 21, 2008
Bronz színű,nem túl tömör habú főzet.Az illata mint a tavaszi virágzó mezőé.Komolyan ez jutott eszembe róla!Gyógyfüves,gyümölcsös,virágzó komlós íze van,keserédes hosszan tartó utóízzel.Ebből bármikor,bárhol,de legfőképpen társaságban beszélgetve.Nagyon finom!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
ralphdot (1041) - Billingham, Durham, ENGLAND - DEC 5, 2009
aAber colour with a good head, hoppy aroma, a strong citrus taste followed by hops and very nice to drink, defiantly worth buying again.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Dynamind69 (29) - San Miguel, California, USA - MAR 22, 2007
This is very good ale,pours amber cloudy.The head small and tan colored,a very average tasting ale with a bite and nose like a grapefruit.This would be a good start if you’ve never had an ale.Mild hops presence with notes of carmel malts, that are balanced very well together,I could drink 2 pints easy and be very satisfied,I would buy this one again.I would rather have the real european with a stronger ABV #.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
FishManLA (337) - Abita Springs, Louisiana, USA - JUN 18, 2008
Bronze color with a moderate sized head that dwindles down to a ring of foam. Leaves thick lovely lacing. Nose of bread and biscuits with floral notes as well. Malty taste with a hint of fruity sweetness which segues into a dry semi-sweet finish with just a snap of hops. This is a good one.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mike_77 (5568) - Breda, NETHERLANDS - DEC 30, 2007
Nut brown colour. Rich aroma of light dried fruits which is a strong element of the flavour too. Light roasted malt and a little hop comes through. A really full flavoured beer that is easy to drink.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
MrRoss (646) - Delta, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 16, 2009
Nice embossed bottle - really like their flying witch logo - and label is good as well. This poured a clear, medium amber in colour and was adequately carbonated. The head was off white and almost not a head at all; what there was ran away and hid immediately. Oh well. The aroma was of light malting. Taste was of malt and perhaps some underlying coffee; both taste and mouthfeel reminded me of a porter. A refreshing beer, I did quite like it.

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  2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

Copyright © 2000-2016,
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