Batemans Harvest Zest


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Formerly brewed at Batemans
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Wainfleet, England
Serve in English pint


on tap


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RATINGS: 5   MEAN: 3.04/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.97/5   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
Cask: Occasional. Has also been available in bottle.
Harvest Zest is a unique flavour combination of exciting malts, hops and fruit. This beer is brewed with malted barley, oats, wheat and rye, and to impart a little "zest" grapefruit peel is added to the mash. The flavours combine tremendously well to give a smooth, well balanced citrus style beer. A beer with appeal to more than just the main stream premium ale drinker.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
rauchbier (3868) - Isle Of Beer, Lincolnshire, - JUL 16, 2002
Bottled. Gold colour, moderate head and condition with some lacing on the glass. Citrusy lemon nose, more citrus in the mouth along with a delicate pepperiness. Finish starts bitterly and becomes harsh and astringent at the end.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
StueyD (1579) - Heacham, Norfolk, ENGLAND - MAR 6, 2006
Tasted in 2002. A dark, yellowy golden beer with a weak white head. The nose is of sweet roasted malt and toasted wheat with just a hint of lemon in the finish. The taste is of a wonderfully smooth hoppiness, the toasted wheat and malt are present again, as is the citrusy finish that lingers on the tongue. (Bottle).

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
imdownthepub (14223) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 11, 2003
Bottled, Pastuerised. Pale orange colour small head. Lemon zest with hops, smooth and drinkable but overall leaves you unimpressed.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
nigos (631) - Ipswich, Suffolk, ENGLAND - JAN 12, 2003
Amber in appearance, pours with virually no head. Light, refreshing, zesty nose. Grapefruit give it a wonderful zesty taste that enhances the good flavour of this beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
neilrichards (191) - Leicestershire, ENGLAND - SEP 24, 2002
Another light and refreshing type of summer beer, this time with the addition of grapefruit zest. I enjoyed it, although its light appearance, and lack of any real depth of flavour makes for a easily forgetable drink. Not bad though.

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