Brewed by Elgoods
Style: Bitter
Wisbech, England
Serve in English pint


on tap

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RATINGS: 39   MEAN: 3.07/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.06/5   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
Pasteurised Bottle

Cambridge is our best selling cask beer. Awarded the Gold medal "Champion Bitter 2006" in the Bitters section at the CAMRA Great British Beer Festival at Olympia London. Brewed in the traditional way at the North Brink Brewery using only the finest East Anglian Malted Barley and choicest English Fuggles and Challenger hops

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Sissio (1583) - Orsenigo, ITALY - JUL 23, 2016
On tap at Pazzeria, Milano. Dark caramel with minimal cream head. Light aroma with roasted and caramel notes with light hops. Light taste, bitter ending well balanced with sweetish roasty notes. Very drinkable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
johndoughty (5367) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 18, 2007
Bottle. I am always aware of bottles that claim to have won awards as this one did as they inevitably disappoints. This one did not. Yellow with a deep bitterness and an unusual hoppy fruitiness. Lovely aftertaste and for one what it said on the bottle was true. A winner.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BlackHaddock (7047) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - APR 23, 2012
This was the first beer on one of my random beer tsting nights (20th April 2010). Brown 500ml bottle, slightly out of date and poured into a Batemans pint sleeve. Good mid-amber colour, off-white head of tightly knit foam which showed good retension and produced some good lacing on the glass. Fuggles and Challenger hops are used and the blend marries well in both the bitterness of taste and with the malted barley in the aroma which was an almost sweet toffee smell as the beer warmed a little. I found the beer to be refreshing, crisp and tastey, full of a true English Bitter flavour (hoppy, malty and very drinkable. The 3.8%ABV makes this a very good session beer and I look forward to having another one day soon.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AshtonMcCobb (6454) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 28, 2016
Bottle from Beers of Europe. Appearance - deep amber to red. Some head. Nose - caramel and a hint of red fruits. Taste - more red fruits, nuts. Mainly caramel though. Palate - light to medium bodied with a creamy texture and a long dry finish. Overall - happy to drink it.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Benjii (3049) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 16, 2012
In bottle. Pours a chestnut colour with a decent beige head. Aroma of caramel, toffee and yeast. Similar flavours with a dry finish. Moderate carbonation. Not bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RichardGretton (4739) - Leicestershire, ENGLAND - JAN 11, 2013
Bottle. Amber beer with a light head. The aroma is lightly toffee and hopped, and the flavour is gently toffee with some hopped bitterness. Overall a very reasonable bitter. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
zacgillbanks (5058) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - FEB 9, 2012
A copper coloured beer with a burnt toffee flavour and a creamy, fruity and almond finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Fin (10380) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 25, 2009
Bottle picked up in Asda, Peterborough, Cambs 22-01-09. Pours gold with a white head. This is really quite refreshing with a good bitterness. Soft in the mouth but there is a good tanginess, decent sweet malt, its simple and tasty. A5 A4 F7 P3 OV13 3.2

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Christian (13572) - Odense, DENMARK - DEC 4, 2011
Amber with a small white head. Malty aroma with caramel and a floral touch. Sweetish malty flavour with fresh cereal and a fruity note.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 9/20
ralphdot (1091) - Billingham, Durham, ENGLAND - FEB 26, 2012
3.8% amber colour with a thin head, malt and hop aroma malt and hop taste. New much improved new label

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