overall
75
95
style
Brewed by Howling Hops
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Hackney, England
Serve in English pint

bottling
unknown

on tap
available

Regional Distribution

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RATINGS: 54   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38/5   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask, keg & bottle.
Previously 5.0%

Dinner Ale
Liberty, Centennial, Citra, Galaxy

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3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ajschiller (6) - London, - MAY 21, 2017 does not count
330ml bottle. A refreshing beer with fruity notes, sweet flavour with a slight bitter after taste.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Rune (12303) - Troms, NORWAY - MAY 6, 2017
330ml bottle shared with Finn at Soured Market, St Pancras. Beige head, lacing rings, clear copper coloured body. Delicate fruity caramel malts on the nose. Flavoured with toffee, caramel and red orange, a bit jam-like. Gentle dry bittersweet end. Medium bodied. Nice (London 26.04.2017).

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
john44 (3041) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 11, 2017
Cask Third of a Pint at Pigs Ear Beer Festival, London, Dec 2015 - Ruby Amber in colour. Hoppy; well hopped. Fruity; orange and grapefruit citrus. Malty; toasty malts. Bittersweet hoppy fruity beer. Tasty. Decent. (2015-12-01)

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
LED40 (115) - Aberdeen, SCOTLAND - JAN 7, 2017
Pours as the name suggests a ruby red colour with a thick off white head. The smell of the hops is instantley apparant. The taste is hop forward with a mild fruity citrus background. The body, for the style, is thick and rich, almost velvety with a high carbonation. Overall, this is excellent, it tastes great and looks lush when poured into a glass.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerViking (4615) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 15, 2016
Cask at the Cock. Chocolate, red fruit and resin on the nose, lightly spicy with lots of warming fruit and alcohol, perhaps a tad over-sweet in the finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Arthur13 (6) - BELGIUM - SEP 2, 2016 does not count
Diep donker amber, grassig, fruitig, roomig, aards, houterig. Lange afdronk.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TBone (17314) - Pori, FINLAND - AUG 11, 2016
Bottled 330ml (AbM)
Amber color, huge off-white head, lace. Semi-gushing even. Aroma is dryish with crystal malty berryish aroma. Light to medium-bodied. Caramel, a bit berryish. Some grapefruity citrus hops lurking in the background. Too much crystal malts for my liking, some hops but could use a bit more. Bottle maybe also a bit overcarbonated although not infected or anything like that.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
blackisle (2460) - IJburg, NETHERLANDS - AUG 8, 2016
Bottle 33cl. Poured into a shaker. Hazy deep amber, tall frothy off-white beige head, good retention, heavy lacing; citrus aroma, pale malts, grapefruit, lemon peel, grass; taste medium sweet and bitter, malty, light caramel, citrus; dry bittersweet finish, spicy notes; medium body, oily texture, soft carbonation; solid pleasant bitter.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mr_h (5389) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - JUL 24, 2016
330ml bottle at home, from Good Spirits Company, West Nile Street, Glasgow (purchased 4 Mar 2016, bb 31 Mar 2016), fruity, grassy aroma, amber brown with a large foamy cream head, earthy, woody, burnt toffee, quite gassy, dry bitter earthy finish.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Parmenion777 (257) - Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 17, 2016
UPDATED: JUL 17, 2016 Cloudy toffee amber colour with a thick foamy off white head. Big fruity aroma,plenty of citrus, grapefruit, some mango as well. Sweet flavour, light malt and caramel with a spicy citrus bitter finish. Very nice.


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