RateBeer
overall
26
25
style
Brewed by Wychwood (Marstons)
Style: Bitter
Witney, England
Serve in English pint

bottled
available

on tap
unknown

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 375   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.82   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Pasteurised Bottle. A cask version did appear in 2001 @ 3.7% Goliath: The Beer to slay a mighty thirst. A full bodied & robust ruby bitter brewed with Pale & Crystal Malts, with a rich malty taste & a hefy wack of Fuggles & Goldings hops, just the beer to slay that thirst...


tampierre's rating

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
tampierre (992) - Pilsen, - MAR 24, 2013
Bottled ; Devon ; UK ; Malty,caramel,fruit and herbal aroma ; Golden-orange color with smaller head ; Medium sweet and bitter taste ; Medium body ; Not bad.


2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
beeebon (289) - Cornwall, ENGLAND - JUN 21, 2015
usually available in Home Bargains. Pours brown, quite fizzy and little to no head. Aroma is corn, malt and slightly floral/grassy hops. Taste is medium sweet and lasting bitter. Drinkable and enjoyable but nothing special.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Lubiere (10997) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 3, 2015
A hazed amber ale with a thin lacing big bubbled off white head. In aroma, sweet corn caramel malt with light grassy hops, honey, oxidized. In mouth, sweet mineral corn syrup and light grassy hops, light oxidation, boring and plain. LCBO Bottle.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
slowrunner77 (6853) - Reno, Nevada, USA - MAY 8, 2015
"A beer to slay a mighty thirst?" Meh. Standard boring bitter. This round of bottles was likely my last of WQhychwood unless they do something outside the box.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DwarfeD (1555) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - FEB 22, 2015
500ml bottle at home. Clear amber brown with a small head. Light to medium body with low carbonation. Medium sweetness and low to medium bitterness. Caramel, malts, some brown sugar, yeast and raisin. A refreshing brew.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Erzengel (5282) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - JAN 25, 2015
*Old rating. Best before 31 Jul 11. Smooth beer with lots of caramel and a smooth bitterness. Nice, easy to drink and still full flavoured. Malty Ale bitter aftertaste.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Lore (1425) - Budapest, HUNGARY - DEC 23, 2014
dark golden to amber colour, moderate sized off-white head; aroma of toffee, grassy and floral notes and some fruitiness;taste of malty sweetness, some sourness and artificial bitter notes - not that good...

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
milo91hd (157) - Lecce, ITALY - AUG 17, 2014
Colore ambrato arancio con una cappello di schiuma medio, al naso risalta malto e lievito, il sapore č bilanciato fra dolce e amaro, con un corpo medio

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mighty_meadow (303) - Kilwinning, SCOTLAND - AUG 11, 2014
Not the best from Wychwood. Orangey brown colour. Looks like a cheap fizzy soft drink. Head is very poor then quickly fades to nothing. Taste is very malty with a slight hoppiness right at the end. Aftertaste of plant leaves. Not terrible but disappointing for the brewery.

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Danev76 (505) - AUSTRALIA - AUG 11, 2014
Nice blend of light hop and malt aroma. Cloudy amber colour with ok head. Lightly malted and hopped, not too much flavour. Light to medium body with low carbonation.

2.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 10/20
stantheman (767) - British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 17, 2014
A 50 cl bottle from BC Liquor stores. An orange amber beer with medium pale yellow head. Faintly sweet on the nose. Faint hop note, medium bland malt. Sweet malted finish. Aperfectly bland and inoffensive pale ale. Style says "bitter", but not much bitter going on here. 2.8.


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 » 38


Tick this beer

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