Brewed by Brampton
Style: Mild Ale
Chesterfield, England
Serve in English pint


on tap

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RATINGS: 43   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43/5   EST. CALORIES: 147   ABV: 4.9%
Cask; Regular.

Dark, roasted and jam packed full of flavour. Actually its very difficult to describe as the characteristics change so much the longer it is allowed to condition for. At its peak it is so rich you feel like asking if it will lend you a tenner.
Richer than a lottery winner, our take on Brampton Mild is not so much a meal in a glass as a 5-course banquet. Coffee, toffee and caramel tones tease your taste buds and warm your cockles.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Towey1989 (2341) - Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - FEB 16, 2017
Gravity at The Derby Winter Beer Festival. A copper brown colour with a thin off white head. Aroma of caramel, toffee, some bready malts, chocolate, slight nuttiness, a little biscuit and subtle dark fruits. Taste of caramel, toffee, some bready malts, biscuit, raisin, slight coffee, a little chocolate, a hint of nuts and subtle spicy hops. Medium bodied and soft carbonation. A bittersweet, rich, fruity, chocolatey bitterness in the finish. A great mild, rich in toffee, chocolate and spicy fruit flavours. High expectations and delivered.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
john44 (2922) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 18, 2017
Gravity Cask Third of a Pint at GBBF 2016 (Day 5), Olympia, London Aug 2016 - Dark Brown in colour. Good creamy beige head. Some lacing. Malty; roasty malts, coffee, chocolate, caramel/toffee. Hoppy; grassy hops. Fruity; dark fruit notes. Bittersweet roast coffee chocolate malty throughout. Very drinkable. (2016-08-13)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RichTheVillan (7416) - Birmingham, West Midlands, ENGLAND - OCT 27, 2016
Cask at Birmingham Beer Festival 2016; clear dark mahogany pour with a bubbly tan, aroma has coffee, taste has dark fruits, coffee, ok.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Leighton (20130) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 18, 2016
Cask at GBBF 2016. Day 1. Pours clear brown with a creamy, white head. The nose holds dry toast, light earth, faint cocoa. Moderately sweet, with notes of brown bread, light bitterness, some milk chocolate. Light bodied with fine carbonation. Finishes with toasted leaves and cocoa. Nice mlid.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
theprof (767) - Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - OCT 13, 2016
Tap at Nottingham beer festival. Aroma richly malty, caramel notes. Pours chestnut dark with thin top. Tastes of toffee and biscuit. Overall a good mild for the winter.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SamVimes21 (406) - - SEP 26, 2016
Cask @ Shrewsbury beer festival, black with a cream head with a malty, coffee toffee and caramel taste and a nice malty, toffee aftertaste good mild.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
joe19612 (2786) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - SEP 25, 2016
GBBF 2016. Pours a deep chestnut colour with a slight white head, aroma is roasted malt with hints of caramel, the taste is light with some bitterness coming through from the malt with a dry soft finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
The_Osprey (7595) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 24, 2016
August 2016 - Cask handpull at GBBF 2016 as Brampton Mild. Dark brown with an orange hue, foamy tan head, dotted lacing. Aroma is ashy, cola, some red apple. Body is quite light, smooth, soft carbonation. Taste is cola, red berry, twiggy with a musty linger. A good, full-flavoured mild. (3.5)

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
minutemat (5035) - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, ENGLAND - SEP 22, 2016
Cask @ Shrewsbury Beer Festival 2016. Pours clear reddish brown, lasting off-white head. Aroma is layered cocoa, dark malts, light coffee, toffee. Taste is balanced with a good body for a mild. Lovely rich cocoa, nutty malts, toffee with a surprising depth of flavour. Very good Mild.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mr_h (5239) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - SEP 19, 2016
500ml bottle at home, from Glen Park, Ayr (bb 31 Jan 2017), nutty, chocolate, toffee malt aroma, deep chestnut brown with a large foamy beige head, initial vanilla then chocolate, toffee, coffee flavour, creamy, sweet, pleasing to drink.

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