overall
41
74
style
Brewed by Earl Soham
Style: Bitter
Debenham, England
Serve in English pint

bottling
unknown

on tap
unknown

Local Distribution

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RATINGS: 24   MEAN: 3.09/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07/5   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Also available bottle conditioned (only from the Tastebuds shop next to the brewery).
Slightly darker than light with a softer Fuggles hop character and a hint of sweet. Brewed using pale malt, crystal malt, and black malt, and only Fuggles hops.

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2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
saxo (17637) - Hjbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - FEB 15, 2017
Cask @ St. Judes. No head. Color is amber. Aroma and taste are caramel, soap, perry, fruits and hops. Sweet light finish.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Rasmus40 (18814) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - FEB 15, 2017
Cask @ St. Jude Brewery Tavern, Ipswich. Clear brown with a small off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty and caramel. Flavor is medium sweet and light bitter. Sweet finish. 150217

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Camons (11351) - Hasselager, DENMARK - FEB 15, 2017
Cask @ St. Jude brewery Tawern, Ipswich. Pours dark golden with a small offwhite head. Aroma of light malt, light wood, little grassy hops. Flavor is light sweet, malty, caramel, wood, grassy hops. Medium body, soft carbonation, light bitter finish. 150217

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
yespr (42183) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 27, 2014
From cask. Pours dark orange to hazzlenut brown with a small off white head. Aroma is toasted malty, light metaloic. Phenolic and dry malty. Bitter to herbal finish. Bitter, herbal and dry.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
anders37 (24732) - Malm, SWEDEN - DEC 7, 2014
Cask @ GBBF 2014. Pours an amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty caramel aroma. Fruity malty caramel flavor with weak hoppy hints. Has a fruity malty caramel finish.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
HogTownHarry (6381) - Toronto (Harbourfront), Ontario, CANADA - AUG 13, 2011
Cask at The Craft Beer Co. Deep refractive ruby-amber, large frothy beige head. Classic ESB aroma - floral, sweet, mild alcohol but somewhat more herbal than standard. Taste follows, floral/sweet but nicely balanced. Light, slick mouthfeel, finishes sweet and quickly. Dare I say .... quaffable?

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (23683) - , Essex, ENGLAND - AUG 8, 2011
14th July 2011
Chelmsford Beer Festival. Opaque dark brown beer. Light suddy tan head. A very dark bitter! Light semi dry palate. Rich malt - nice! Has a little dark malt character as well. Trace of chocolate. Fresh mild hops underneath. Mild minerals. Smooth semi dry palate. Mild bitter aftertaste. Well joined up.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
hughie (3996) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 26, 2011
Cask, gravity, at the Pig n Falcon, St Neots, Cambridgeshire. Dark amber with a small white head. Faint sweet candy aroma. Authmn leaf taste with traces of sourness and glue. Some bitterness. Quite good.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
thebeertourist (5188) - Oslo, NORWAY - JAN 29, 2010
On tap at Cask Pub & Kitchen, Pimlico. Dark copper, nice creamy head. Fruity hop aroma. Caramel, biscuit, hints of fruit. Well-crafted.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
downender (8284) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - JAN 28, 2010
Cask-conditioned at the Wheatsheaf, Southwark 27/01/10. Reddish-brown with a slight, off-white head. Sweet, malty aroma. Flavour was much the same with a moderately bitter finish. Ok.


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