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RATINGS: 2033   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.23/5   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Inspired by visits to English country pubs, Honkers Ale combines a fruity hop aroma with a rich malt middle to create a perfectly balanced beer. Immensely drinkable, Honkers Ale is not only the beer you can trust but one youll look forward to time and again.

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2.4
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
blackradioboy (188) - SCOTLAND - FEB 11, 2017
Bottle. Unpleasant-ish smell on first pour. Deep amber colour. Fairly shallow flavour. I first tasted this years ago and couldn't remember what it was like. Five minutes after drinking this bottle, amnesia returns. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
zacgillbanks (4868) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - FEB 10, 2017
Bottle from Morrisons, Birtley, Gateshead. Bright amber coloured with a thin white head. It has a woody, gentle pine and malty flavour followed by a slight almond and grapefruit finish. Not bad.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mrjaxson (524) - .08 Junction, Wisconsin, USA - FEB 3, 2017
Caramel, bread and freshly mowed grass, none of them particularly strong, are released in the attractive pour over a copper-penny ale. Good balance of bitter and sweet with just a little more sweetness than lingers into the finish. Could easily drink a few of these in a sitting.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Sirmixsomewhat (266) - Paoli, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 29, 2017
Im not going to remember this beer after Im done drinking it, so its hard to really judge it beyond "Its not terrible." And it isntits got a njfe smoothness to it that makes it easy to drink, but thats kind of all it has.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
madnorwegian (193) - FRANCE - JAN 28, 2017
Reminds me of a bad version of Sam Adams Boston Lager. Red amber color. Not much head. Malty flavor with a slight bitter finish. Underwhelming.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Godfather50 (228) - SCOTLAND - JAN 22, 2017
Rorys Birthday bottles. Pitched as an English bitter this was more a malty Scottish eighty shilling. Little bitterness but pleasantly malty with nothing on the nose.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MrW (575) - Mechelen, BELGIUM - JAN 17, 2017
On tap. Aroma of Apple, herbs, fruity hops. Poured orange blond with an off white head. Malty taste, caramel, turns into a more bitter taste. Dry bitter finish. I liked this. Easy drinking.

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
BrewWhatIWant (76) - Ontario, CANADA - JAN 4, 2017
Pours copper with a fluffy off white head. Aroma of toffee and malt. Taste is slightly sweet with notes of grains, light malt, and earthy hops. There is a tangy vinegar off-flavour and metallic note that I dont remember when I had this about a year ago. It might be just a bad can but its so off putting I dont think I will be trying this again.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Banzale (190) - FRANCE - JAN 4, 2017
Acheter chez Vanuxeem Ploegstreet. Bouteille de 35,5cl. Couleur ambre reflet brown clair et assez translucide. Petit col de mousse assez leger. Au nez : cest malte et un peu pic et note trs discrte de sucre , une pointe de houblon. En bouche : cest un peu sans got . Prsence deau . lgerement malte et houblone plutt floral . un impression en bouche trange , un peu cremeuse je trouve , pas assez rond . pas trop mal faite mais manque plus de panache !

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
PunkBunny (49) - Benoni, SOUTH AFRICA - DEC 31, 2016
Pours light Amber, dark golden. Head disappears very quickly. Low carbonation. Fruity caramel toffee smell. Medium malt smell. Strong caramel toffee taste at first. Goes over into a lingering bitterness. Overall: caramel toffee is too overpowering, but an alright bitter, nothing amazing.


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