overall
36
48
style
Brewed by Andwell
Style: Bitter
Hook, England
Serve in English pint

bottling
unknown

on tap
available

Regional Distribution

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RATINGS: 20   MEAN: 2.98/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.97/5   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular.
NOTE: The bottled version (at 4.1%) has a separate listing.

Light amber best bitter with balanced aromas & bitterness.
Taking its name from a town within the high Arctic, despite its cool name this is the sort of bitter that youll easily warm to. Our Best Bitter combines the finest malt and hops to produce a well balanced malty and hoppy flavour with a light amber colour.

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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
bun3W (9) - - FEB 9, 2013
Chestnut brown.. of white head. A pleasing session drink to please most people. Will have it again.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
kwik-lime (1735) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 11, 2016
Cask at The Squirrel in Farnborough. Light, malty bitter, very sessionable though not so exciting.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
harrisoni (17457) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - APR 30, 2016
Cask at Reading BF 2016. Clear amber orange colour lasting white head. buttery malty bitter. ok condition not keen on the butter some decent malt on finish. umm.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mr_h (4924) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - OCT 17, 2015
Cask, hand-pulled, Bon Accord, Glasgow, sweet malty aroma, amber with a creamy off-white head, excellent lacing, toffee, floral bitter, easy to drink, good carbonation, well balanced.

2.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SilkTork (5582) - Southampton, United Kingdom, Hampshire, ENGLAND - FEB 13, 2015
JDW, Farnborough. Copper coloured session bitter. Caramel and butterscotch. Not quite crisp enough for my taste. Drinkable and reasonably pleasant.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
niquillis (2344) - Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 21, 2014
On cask at Watership Down, Freefolk. Pours chestnut with off white head. Fresh, some caramel, hint of bitterness. Pleasant session bitter.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
cgarvieuk (22145) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 22, 2013
cask at guildford ... copper .. thin white head ... soft sweet fruits ... light toffee nose ... musty toffee malts ... light breadyness ... bitter

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
prawlie (1506) - ENGLAND - OCT 30, 2012
Pint at the Royal Oak in Bracknell. Pale copper red colour with an ok head. Red fruity, dry, bitter. Indistinct fruity aroma. A pretty ordinary beer.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
fairwater (146) - Reading, Berkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 21, 2012
Cask @ Great Expectations. Pours clear mid-light brown. No real aroma. Quite bland on first taste, very low bitterness. Not unpleasant but not hankering for another.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Vignale (3414) - Malm, SWEDEN - DEC 20, 2011
Cask at Hawkley Inn, Hampshire. A smooth and tasty bitter with good balance between malts and hops. Fresh zesty hop flavours makes it stick out.


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