overall
36
50
style
Brewed by Holdens
Style: Bitter
Dudley, England
Serve in English pint

bottling
unknown

on tap
available

Regional Distribution

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RATINGS: 23   MEAN: 3/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.99/5   EST. CALORIES: 117   ABV: 3.9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottled; Regular. Has also been seen occasionally in cask.
Traditionally robust and full of flavour.

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2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Grumbo (2525) - Ipswich, Suffolk, ENGLAND - FEB 19, 2017
Bottle from Worldwide Alcohol, Chelmsford. Pours golden/pale amber with a small white head. Aroma of grain, malt and hops but not nice. High sweetness with light bitterness. Medium body and sticky texture. Carbonation is soft. Finish is bitter, rather unpleasant.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
saxo (17998) - Hjbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - FEB 16, 2017
Bottle. Medium head with medium duration. Color is golden. Aroma and taste are grain, malt, hops and water. Thin and bready.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Camons (11949) - Hasselager, DENMARK - FEB 16, 2017
Bottle @ Grahams. Pours golden with an offwhite head. Aroma of malt, grain, old hops, hay. Flavor is sweet, light bitter, malty, grain, old hops. Medium body, average carbonation, light bitter finish. 160217

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Rasmus40 (19666) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - FEB 16, 2017
Bottle from random beer store in Chelmsford. Clear golden with a white head. Aroma is sweet, malty and a bit old. Flavor is medium sweet and light bitter. Dry and light bitter finish. 160217

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jmgreenuk (9117) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - JAN 1, 2017
500ml bottle. Poured a clear light amber with a thin broken white head. The aroma is malt creamy caramel tropical fruit. The flavour is moderate bitter with a smooth rich fruity light hop bitter palate. Medium bodied with soft carbonation.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
kwik-lime (1895) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 22, 2016
Bottle in craft beer advent calendar. Lightly grassy, resiny hops. Slightly funny aftertaste but a decent enough session ale.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
47574xeCD (1090) - Coventry, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - MAR 22, 2015
500ml bottle at home. Poured clear golden with thin white head. Slightly malty with a creamy hint of vanilla, nice standard gold.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SarkyNorthener (4435) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - FEB 14, 2014
Bottle from Local offie. Golden orange beer with small head. Aroma of honey and hops. Taste is resin hops, salt, honey and dry malts with a hint of orange pith. Interesting beer. Nice.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
gunnar (8863) - Sandnes, NORWAY - JAN 9, 2014
Bottle from Beers of Europe. Pours clear weak golden with a small creamy white head. Aroma of dusty malts, perfumed hops. Taste is moderate sweet, malts, some piney and resiny hops kicks in at the finish. Dry end, not bad.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
olliejobbins (1578) - Dorking, Surrey, ENGLAND - JAN 30, 2013
500ml bottle. Pours a clear gold...surprise there. Aroma is of hops, barley and grass. Tastes ok. Smooth but thin mouth feel.


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