Brewed by Fox (Norfolk)
Style: Bitter
Heacham, England
Serve in English pint


on tap


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RATINGS: 30   MEAN: 3.25/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.16/5   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
Cask; Status Uncertain - also available bottle conditioned.
INGREDIENTS: Maris Otter pale malt/crystal malt/Cascade, Fuggle and First Gold hops. A copper-coloured bitter, bottled, like the others featured here, by allowing cask beer to drop bright, transferring it to a new cask and krusening before filling.
TASTING NOTES: Red-amber beer, this time with a hoppy aroma backed by a little malt. It's a full flavoured, hoppy, malty best bitter to taste, with a mellow, moreish, pleasantly bitter and hoppy finish.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
saxo (17968) - Hjbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 16, 2012
Bottle from Kris Wines. Nice head with good duration. Color is golden. Aroma and taste are grain, fruits, flowers, malt and hops.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
HenrikSoegaard (13812) - Randers, DENMARK - MAY 16, 2012
Bottle. Creamy white excellent mostly lasting head. Moderate malty and heavy hoppy aroma. Flowery notes. Heavy bitter wonderfull flavor. Moderate bitter finish. Creamy palateWonderfull bitter.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sm89walt (2054) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - JUL 4, 2010
As Red Knocker, on gravity at The Peninsular Shed, Wroxham. Pours with a fluffy though disappearing beige head atop a clear, dark amber body. Toasty, caramel malts with some orangey mid fruits on the nose. Orange, some more caramel and a light, moderately dry toasty bitterness. Light to medium body, light carbonation on the tongue with a crisp, short bitter finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
ladnewton (1911) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 14, 2010
Cask at the Southampton Arms, London NW5 on 13th March 2010. Amber with small off white head. Malty in the main with fresh cookie notes, then some citric lemon/grapefruit hop. A little texture otherwise watery mouthfeel and bittersweet finish. A little cold..

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Svesse (8357) - Hsselby, SWEDEN - SEP 14, 2009
(Cask at Wenlock Arms, London, 8 Aug 2009) Reddish brown colour with frothy, beige head. Malty nose with notes of dark bread and dark fruit. A bit closed. Malty, nutty taste with dried fruit and some dusty hops in the finish. Slightly below medium body, fairly dry. Decent but hardly exciting.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Christian (13339) - Odense, DENMARK - AUG 23, 2009
Cask at Wenlock Arms. Amber with a small off-white head. Strong apple peel aroma keeping toffee malt in the background. Fruity and somewhat dry flavour with apple notes, and wooden hops in the finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (47622) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 15, 2008
Bottle 50cl. @ TFODRBSG 2008, Ulfborg, Denmark
Clear medium orange color with a average, fizzy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, fruity - berry, moderate hoppy, citrus, grapefruit, moderate yeasty. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is watery to oily, carbonation is soft. (230808)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ante (3374) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - OCT 22, 2008
Bottled at Monks cafe, Stockholm. pours out in a hazy orange amber colour with a rich eruptive white foam, almost a gusher. Dry, fruity, fresh and hoppy aroma of fudge, apricots, red berries, crackers, flowers and dust. Light-bodied with notes of almonds, grass, mocha, dust and dark berries. Lively and graiy mouthfeel. Medium-bitter finish of dust, lemon-zest and orange-peels.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 18, 2008
(Bottle 50 cl) Courtesy of fonefan. Almost clear golden with a small, off-white head. Dry and lightly tart fruit aroma. Light body and a little tart fruitiness. Astringent finish. 230808

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
faroeviking (10664) - FAROE ISLANDS - OCT 2, 2008
Botella. Pours a clear golden colour. Fruity sweet citrussy aroma. Fair mouthfeel. The flavour has a sweet frutiness with a mild sourness, caramel and citrus. More sourish than bitter.

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