Batemans Marie Celeste


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Formerly brewed at Batemans
Style: German Hefeweizen
Wainfleet, England
Serve in Weizen


on tap


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RATINGS: 5   MEAN: 2.74/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.74/5   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
Cask: Seasonal - July and August (Good Honest Ales series).
An English style wheat beer, clearly malty and pale. Hallertau hops combined with malted wheat to give a pleasingly clean, yet spicy finsh.

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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
DJMonarch (9179) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - FEB 2, 2006
Cask Handpump at the Crescent, Salford 06/07/2001 Light and bland beer. Unpleasant bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
imdownthepub (14228) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 24, 2003
Cask Conditioned at The Plough, Bodicote. Pale amber and hazy with no head (direct from cask). There is a certain cereal note, but not the spicy tangy flavour you would expect from this style. The beer is quite bitter with a sharp tinny flavour, this rounds off into a malty finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Nuffield (4130) - Roseville, Minnesota, USA - JUL 22, 2003
Very wheaty aroma, though I'm starting to get an idea of what Hallertau hops do and I don't care for it. Amber color, little ring of head. Woody flavor. I don't know what to make of this beer. Perhaps it is a marketing ploy--it gets "wheat" on the pumpclip so you might associate it with a continental wheat but it doesn't get the advantages of those styles, leaving a semi-bitter cask ale of less interest. (on tap, Turf Tavern, Oxford)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerLimey (2154) - California, USA - JUL 28, 2002
UPDATED: SEP 8, 2004 Much in the style of a typical English cask bitter, quite different from US and German examples. Has that English bitter hop in the finish with a touch of citrus throughout the palate. Satisfying malt and smooth roundness, very flavorful.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
duff (5484) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 18, 2002
i didnt enjoy it that much, but quite refreshing wheat flavour, a bit soggy i thought at times, but OK, had it super warm in a pub in Winsdor, probably could have been more enjoyable at a slightly lower temp ( not to cool of coures), still i could drink it.

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