Brewed by Abbey Ales
Style: Bitter
Bath, England
Serve in English pint


on tap

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RATINGS: 83   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.1/5   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
Cask; Regular. Also available in 18 and 36 pint containers direct from the brewery and in bottles.
Notably hoppy ale which is light to medium-bodied, clean-tasting, refreshingly dry, with a balancing sweetness. Citrus, pale malt aroma and dry, bitter finish. Consistent. Amber gold in colour.

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brownyonder (266) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 3, 2011
Pale yellow with a nice head. Light citrus and hop aroma. Biscuits, some fruits and hops. Bitter finish.

JoeMcPhee (9426) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 16, 2011
Very pale golden pour. The aroma is a little bit sulphury. Soft fruity hops and a touch of spice as well. Goldings hop spice and a nice minerally character. As it warns up the spice really comes out. There is a touch of soft peppery character and some light lingering almost minty character as well. Soft and spicy and quite lovely. A pretty solid pint really.

gam (3924) - brisbane, AUSTRALIA - MAY 1, 2011
Bright clear gold pour good head medium strength carbonation aromas fruity lemon toffee flavour citrus mild bitter toffee a dryness finish toffee mild bitter aftertaste some sweetness bit boring

greenmanalishi (547) - Leicestershire, ENGLAND - APR 26, 2011
Bottle, Woodlands Garden Centre, Leicestershire. Clean, crisp, biscuity dry bite with a hoppy-bitter finish and slight citric aroma.

mcberko (17820) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 27, 2011
On tap, pours bronze. Aroma and flavour of biscuity malts, light toast and lightly bitter hops. Not too thrilling.

Beershine (5224) - VANCOUVER, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 1, 2010
@ Pig & Fiddle, Bath. Rich amber-gold. Stable tight (sparkler?) head. Balanced aroma of cereal grains and light field hops. Quaffable. Excellent pour! Clean and delicious. Biscuity (cookie) malts. One of the better session ales from Bath. Light on the palate with lasting balanced flavors. Quick on the tongue and more-ish. This is what I wish APAs were like.

RichardGretton (4770) - Leicestershire, ENGLAND - JUL 28, 2010
Bottle. Golden/Bronze beer with a mild head. The aroma is toffee, bitter and hopped, and the flavour is bitter and mildly toffee and roasted. Overall a nice but fairly average beer.

JanEric (1233) - Meppel, NETHERLANDS - JUL 11, 2010
Cask @ Crystal Palace, Bath. Bitter ale, full bodied, good finish. Nice. Taste has some citrus, hops, amber coloured.

DruncanVeasey (8226) - NUNEATON, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - NOV 2, 2009
Cask handpull, The Star, Bath. Bright lacing yellow with a collapsing white lid. Slight citric and hay aroma joined by grass and soapy bitterness, vomit, nuts and vanilla on the palate. Butter in a good way, digestive crumbs, rub of celery. Not much to it.

asheft (3082) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - JUN 28, 2009
[cask] Weak caramel and toffee aroma with a weak apple note. Almost clear copper with a lacy, white, thin top. Relatively bitter caramel flavour with slight lemon and floral hops. Uninteresting. Light to medium body, low carbonation, moderately bitter finish.

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