Brewed by Hepworth
Style: Bitter
Pulborough, England
Serve in English pint


on tap

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RATINGS: 40   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.93/5   EST. CALORIES: 105   ABV: 3.5%
Bottled: cold filtered.
Changed name from Sussex Light Ale in 2007. Also changed bottle size from 275ml to 500ml.
A copy of King & Barnes Sussex bitter.
"A traditional pale ale brewed with British malt and Sussex hops (Golding and Admiral) by Horsham’s oldest brewery."

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fonefan (49305) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAR 3, 2010
Bottle 500ml.
Clear medium yellow orange color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, hay, toasted, dusty. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration, dry. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20100103]

anders37 (26625) - Malmö, SWEDEN - DEC 17, 2010
Bottle. Pours a clear golden with a small white head. Has a fruity malty slightly hoppy aroma with hints of citrus. Fruity malty hoppy bitter flavor with some grassy hoppy hints. Has a fruity malty hoppy finish.

harrisoni (18578) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JUN 10, 2006
275ml bottle from Cask & Glass. Pale copper colour with lsting off white head. Caramel and hop aroma, caramel in mouth with hoppy finish. Simple plain beer but drinkable and nice hop finish.

imdownthepub (14553) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 4, 2011
Bottled, 500ml from Bellingers Garage, Grove, Oxon. Hazed gold with white head. Light, fruity lager like body, a little flabby with a touch of sweetness. Nothing to really get hold of. Pretty average.

allmyvinyl (10613) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 30, 2015
500ml bottle from Beers of Europe. Pours clear gold with a persistent white head. Aromas of lemon barley water, cornflakes. Taste is light lemon. Thin finish.

leaparsons (10546) - Wigston, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - JUN 3, 2017
Bottle, Aldi, Leicester. Golden with a white head. Sweet grain with lemon and hints of earthy apple. Some hedgerow, herbal and spicy character. Dry finish. A bit forgettable but drinkable.

jmgreenuk (9452) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - FEB 28, 2015
Bottle from Tesco, Winchester. Poured a clear light amber with a thin broken white head and some broken lace. The aroma is light hop, light malt. The flavour is light, slightly watery, hop bitter, light citrus with a pepper spice finish. Light to moderate bodied with light carbonation.

JoeMcPhee (9426) - Toronto, ON, Ontario, CANADA - SEP 2, 2011
Pale golden-amber pour with some light herbal and spicy hoppiness. There is a little bit of light pale malt as well as a touch of fruit. A little bit of soft peppery character on the finish. A nice light pale ale.

blankboy (7689) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - AUG 24, 2011
Bottle [500ml]. Purchased and drank while walking around Dover Castle, something I could never do back at home. Appearance: No idea as it was right out of the bottle. Aroma was hoppy along with caramel malt and some grain. Somewhat hoppy flavour, tastes like Goldings, with caramel malt in the back and a decent bitter finish. Pretty good, I don’t come across Pale Ales here very often so it’s a nice find.

BlackHaddock (7329) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - JUN 21, 2017
500ml bottle: BBD 16th May 2018. Drank at home mid-day on 20th June 2017. I actually enjoyed this more than I expected to be honest. Decent white crown on my clear golden pour, looked good. Hoppy and tasty, nose was all about the hops with a light malty backdrop. Taste also hop centric and fairly bitter from start to finish, againa light maltiness in the back ground. More than decent.

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