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Brewed by Phoenix (Oak Brewing Co.)
Style: Bitter
Heywood, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 14   MEAN: 3.13/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08/5   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This beer has a gentle and pleasant aroma with a fine dark gold/amber colour and a good creamy head that clings down the glass. Taste wise, this has a malty, fruity sweetness and a long, rounded but refreshingly dry finish.

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3
robbyjooooones (24) - - OCT 14, 2017
A reliable beer - nothing amazing, nut sometimes I just want a nice pint of bitter and this is always a nice pint of bitter!

3.2
tommann (3975) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - SEP 10, 2017
Cask at the Physician, Birmingham. Pours dark orange with a small head. Aroma is dark fruits. Taste has hedgerow fruits and bready malt.

2.8
BeardedAvenger (1197) - Addlestone, Surrey, ENGLAND - AUG 3, 2017
Cask at White Hart, Chobham. Vague musty aroma. Light brown. Blotchy off-white head. Lightly spiced umami with a sour edge. Twigs and spices. Light-medium bodied. Slick but watery. Flat carbonation. Low key finish. A bit of an odd one. Trad twiggy bitter with sour spicey notes. But may have been passed its best.

2.9
kwik-lime (2066) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 3, 2017
Cask at the Gomshall Mill. Light malt, not much hop, very smooth texture, a touch of fruity tang in the finish. Decent session ale.

3.2
joe19612 (3101) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - NOV 27, 2016
Cask at White Hart Chobham. Pours a mid brown colour with a firm white head, aroma is light and malty with some hints of caramel, the taste is medium bitterness with a nice dry bitter finish.

3.2
Mr_Pink_152 (5641) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - OCT 21, 2016
Tried at the Architect, Chester. Their house beer. Amber colour with an off white head. Malty and light caramel aroma and taste. Nice house bitter.

3.2
imdownthepub (15395) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 13, 2016
Cask conditioned at The Old Harkers Arms, Chester. Gold to amber with white head. There is a light bitterness to this, some caramel, some sweetness. The hops a light, leafy. It’s fine.

3.2
berkshirejohn (6687) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - JUL 9, 2016
Cask at the White Hart, Chobham. Bright straw with a tight cream head; light citrus aroma; clean and grainy in the mouth with a light lemony citrus taste; and a lingering grassy bitterness to finish. A pleasant, summer, golden ale, hardly a bitter.

3.3
AshtonMcCobb (6953) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 28, 2016
On cask at the Armoury in Shrewsbury.
Appearance - amber with a decent head.
Nose - elusive but delicate citrus and pale malt.
Taste - light lime and biscuit.
Palate - light to medium bodied with a creamy texture and a fairly good finish. Bordering on astringent but happy to sup some more.
Overall -

3
Theydon_Bois (20905) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - SEP 21, 2015
Cask at the Bailiwick, Englefield Green, 21/09/15.
Golden amber with a moderate off white covering.
Nose is floral, honey, straw, light orange.
Taste comprises honey lockets, straw, bitter fruit, trace of caramel.
Medium bodied, moderate carbonation, semi drying close.
Ok.


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