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Brewed by Wychwood (Marstons plc)
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Witney, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 732   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.69   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle: pasteurised.
Previously sold as Circle Master in the UK.
Traditionally craft brewed in Oxfordshire using organically grown English Barley Malt and Organic Target Hops. Scarecrow is a wonderfully refreshing Golden Ale evoking lazy, hazy days of summer in golden meadows & ripe barleyfields. A winning combination of tart citric fruit flavours perfectly balanced by a rich biscuity maltiness and rounded off with a spicy bittersweet finish.


2.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
_BaR_ (18) - Padova, ITALY - JUN 22, 2014
Aroma scarso. In bocca appare per lo più il malto, ma resta leggera e ben bilanciata. Un po’ banale, può andar bene per mangiare una pizza.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 10/20
stantheman (644) - British Columbia, CANADA - JUN 13, 2014
A 50 cl bottle from BCL stores. A pleasantly orange amber beer with a bit of whitish head. A trace of malt on the nose. A slightly hopped, slightly fruity-citrus, mostly malted beer, with a medium length malted finish. Pleasant summer drinking, but why anyone would bother to ship a beer like this all the way from England is rather beyond me. 2.8.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Vighals (1094) - Sørumsand, NORWAY - JUN 8, 2014
Mørk gylden klar brun med beige skum. Humle, lett karamell og blomsterlukt. Smaker bitter humle og brent karamell. Minimalt med kullsyre. Fin bitter ettersmak.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Holmen2 (787) - NORWAY - JUN 2, 2014
Dark golden, little head. Metallic and sugary aroma with grass, hay, straw and a hint of citrus. Also metallic taste and bitterness, balanced with sweetness. Decent aftertaste.

1.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
Gurthnar (1642) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - MAY 31, 2014
Bottle. Aroma has some vomit, metallic, really bad. Clear golden colour. Taste is really vomity, thin, bitter. One of those that stimulate the antiperistaltic reflex. Really bad.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 6/20
fajry (511) - SLOVAK REPUBLIC - MAY 31, 2014
Flasa - Miro. Tmavo hneda zlata farba, pena biela, okamzite padla. Prilis sladka, zelezita vona, ako zvratky. Chut prilis sladovo sladka, zelezita, jemne karamel, opat zvratky.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Radek Kliber (6390) - Toronto (Can) Krotoszyn (Pol), POLAND - MAY 30, 2014
Where and how: bottle 500 ml LCBO
Aroma mildly pungent, cellar with British hop profile. Toasty malts, tad biscuity.
Appearance :
Top: mid sized , darker creamy cap.
Base: clear amber.
Palate : medium bodied, softer mid with drier walls.
Taste: frontal bit peppery hop bitterness. Malty bottom but not too heavy. Peppery hop finish.
Other notes decent.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
stevendoel (30) - Massachusetts, USA - MAY 21, 2014
Nice pale color but not very flavorful, very dry finish. Certainly smells better than it tastes -- rated via 'Find A Beer' for Blackberry 10

0.6
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
KombatAle (116) - New Brunswick, CANADA - MAY 1, 2014
50 cl bottle Golden colour, white foam. Nose is light and bad. Too carbonated, light mouthfeel. Pale malt, some hops. Bleah!

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
hawanna (2108) - GERMANY - APR 20, 2014
0,5 l bottle BB 07. Feb 15 Golden color, clear and with a minimal white foam head. Medium body. Aroma is cereal and metallic. Some herbs. Refreshing and thin feel.


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