Brewed by Great Heck
Style: Bitter
Goole, England
Serve in English pint


on tap

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RATINGS: 46   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21/5   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
Cask; Regular.
A smooth, very dark, velvety bitter made with finest Maris Otter malted barley along with copious quantities of crystal and chocolate malts. A session beer with a flavour to savour.

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fonefan (51092) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 28, 2009
Cask @ GBBF 09, Great British Beer Festival, Earls Court Exhibition Centre, London, England.
Clear medium to dark brown color with a small to average, fizzy, virtually none lacing, fully diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate to light light heavy malty, roasted, coffee, dusty. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is flat. [20090804]

anders37 (27062) - Malmö, SWEDEN - DEC 8, 2009
Cask @ GBBF 2009. Pours a clear amber color with a small off-white head. Has a slightly roasted malty caramel aroma with some hints of chocoalte. Has a toasted malty chooclate flavor with hints of caramel. Fruity malty slightly toasted caramel finish.

oh6gdx (26485) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 11, 2009
[email protected] Dark brown colour with small beige head. Aroma is wood, caramel malts, some syrup and mild coffeeish notes as well. Flavour is wood, grass, some earth and mildly grassy and diacetylic notes.

cgarvieuk (25987) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 22, 2009
Cask at GBBF 2009 ... Deep brown ... musty woody malt nose ... soft fruit ... little toffee ... light hop.

madmitch76 (25568) - , Essex, ENGLAND - MAY 5, 2012
4th August 2009
Cask at GBBF. Light brown beer. A little malt and a little hops. Inoffensive but just another boring English bitter.

Rasmus40 (21989) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - FEB 16, 2017
Cask @ Chelmsford Winter Beer Festival. Hazy dark brown with a small off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, roasted malt and chocolate. Flavor is medium sweet and light bitter. Sweet and roasted light bitter finish. 160217

chriso (21656) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 24, 2009
Cask (gravity dispense) at the Bricklayers Arms Yorkshire beer festival, February 2009. Quite dark bitter. Some burnt notes but didn’t come over like roast malt. Touch of plastic. Some earthy hops. Not bad but not great either.

Theydon_Bois (20628) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - DEC 13, 2016
Cask at the Bootlegger, 11/12/16. Rich mahogany brown with a decent off white head. Nose is earthy fruits, spice, toffee, biscuit. Taste comprises biscuit malt, light charr, cocoa rub, brown bread, light tobacco pouch. Medium bodied, soft carbonation, drying close. Decent flavoursome bitter.

saxo (19522) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - FEB 16, 2017
Cask @ Chelmsford Winter Beer Festival. Nice head with medium duration. Color is dark brown. Aroma and taste are caramel, fruits, nuts, hops and malt. Light bitter finish.

TBone (18224) - Pori, FINLAND - AUG 10, 2009
[email protected] 2009. Dark brown color, small off-white head. Toffeish aroma with hints of coffee and diacetyl. Flavor is coffee and crystal sugar. Watery finish. Light hops in the aftertaste. A bit odd.

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