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Brewed by Harveys
Style: Bitter
Lewes, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 40   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.9/5   EST. CALORIES: 108   ABV: 3.6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Available in 275ml and 500ml bottles, as well as on draught (Sussex Best Bitter).

A Blue Label traditionally denotes a well hopped beer. Blue Label is an award winning ale in its own right, derived from our Sussex Best Bitter.

A blend of four different aroma hop varieties imparts a delicate bitterness which is balanced by the residual sweetness of malt sugars.

Contains: Barley

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3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerhunter111 (19863) - PCastle, GERMANY - MAR 19, 2017
50cl bottle from Rudat. Pours clear deep amber colour with a mid-sized to small beige head. Aroma of mild resinous hops, citrons, reddish malt. Taste of nuts, bitter resinous hops, resins, nutty malty finish, okay!

2.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Lonick (1827) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 3, 2016
Bottle @cgarvieuk. April Not So Fools Tasting 2014 [Rating Backlog April 2014] Pours dark amber, slightly off white head. Nose is lovely, toffee, fruity, zesty orange. Taste has an overwhelming metallic twang which ruins everything else.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jaghana (5924) - Strasbourg (Alsace), FRANCE - SEP 6, 2016
Bottle 27,5cl kindly shared by Dominique. A clear copper beer with low head. Nose is on caramel, light grassy hops. Aroma is on toasted malt, dry, light butter notes, low body which is normal, some dusty hops, candied orange notes. Finish on grassy bitterness.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
thomat (3785) - Gteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 27, 2016
Bottle. Golden with a tiny white head. Fruity and earthy tones. Fruit, malt, hops and spices. Light body with a bitter/ spicy finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Erzengel (8496) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - DEC 4, 2015
Many thanks to Eike! Smooth malty beginning. Fresh in body with a nice intense bitterness. Round and fresh, smooth and malty, not too deep but very round and fresh! Nice and easy to drink stuff!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
sebletitje (9951) - Enghien, BELGIUM - AUG 15, 2015
50cl bottle split in two, thanks Pierre T. Ambre, col blanc-cass. Arme au bouquet malt plaisant laissant un agrable ct biscuit et caramel. Le tout est accompagn par un houblonn fleuri assez dominant. Palais est lger, malt avec encore une pointe de biscuit trs plaisant, amertume reste fine et noble anglaise. Fleuri et citronn rappelant un EKG. Amertume est prenante sans tre trop devant.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
worldbeertaste (1803) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAY 25, 2015
Fairly decent bitter thst isnt very desirable from any other. Light on the Abv and taste.

3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Crompton33119 (8) - south Darenth, Kent, ENGLAND - MAY 13, 2015 does not count
Nice drinkable beerr. Just right for a. Casual drink. Still not got to eighty charactures (hope I spelled that correct)

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AshtonMcCobb (6457) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 2, 2015
Bottle from Harveys online shop. Appearance - deep amber and clear, almost a red glow. Nice head. Nose - light apple or grape, muesli. Taste - apple and dry biscuits. Going into a orange tang on the finish. Palate - light bodied with a creamy texture and a fairly tangy finish Overall - I think this is decent given the low ABV.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Scopey (14219) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 23, 2014
Bottle from Middle Farm. It pours clear amber with a medium white head. The nose is toasty, grain, oatcakes, cereal and light caramel. The taste is toasty, light bitterness, lemon zest, cereal and dull wood with a short, dry finish. Light body, average carbonation and slightly watery mouth-feel. Light and simple. Not whole lot going on, but drinkable enough.


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