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Brewed by Lancaster (UK)
Style: Bitter
Lancaster, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 23   MEAN: 3.2/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.16/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This russet-red ale, brewed exclusively for this Wetherspoon real-ale festival, combines choice dark malts and English hops – to impart a rich, fruity, spicy and well-balanced flavour throughout. Hops used: Endeavour, Pilgrim Beer style: best bitter

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downender (8882) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - JUN 26, 2015
Cask-conditioned at the Commercial Roms (JDW), Bristol March 2015. Copper coloured with a slight, off-white, head. Sweet and malty, with a touch of stone fruit and moderately bitter finish. OK.

3.1
DruncanVeasey (8283) - Nr NUNEATON, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - JUN 2, 2015
Cask in Spring Spoonsfest 2015. Tawny amber capped loosely with white. Gentle creamy malt, hazelnut and Hobnob base; hints of nuts and berries. Aroma tobacco, light chocolate and a leafy hum of hop cone. Not bad.

3.1
sic1314 (4967) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - APR 19, 2015
Poured light to medium amber with an off white ring. Aroma of berries and nuts. Light to medium body, flavour is lightly sweet, lightly bitter.

3.4
jmgreenuk (9985) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - APR 4, 2015
Cask at the Pump House, Shirley. Poured a clear medium amber with a frothy white head. The aroma is light malt, light hop. The flavour is moderate bitter with a big woody hop, light citrus palate and a lingering bitter finish. Medium bodied with soft carbonation. A great session beer.

2.5
Martin243 (1222) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - APR 4, 2015
1/2 at the Tilley Stone Gateshead. Reddish Brown with a white head. Little discernable aroma. Basic malt flavour, but watery body. Duller than ditch water.

3.2
mR_fr0g (13500) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - APR 2, 2015
Cask at the moon under water Watford jdw. Clear light amber / orange coloured pour with a lasting stodgy off white head. Aroma is tart hedgerow berry, bread and butter pudding, raisin and nutty malts. Flavour is sweet fruit and nut, dried apricot, little peach. Tangy fruity hop bitterness. Palate is semi sweet, decent cask condition. Lingering nuts and jammy fruits.

3
Niall73 (2434) - Ontario, CANADA - MAR 29, 2015
Cask at jdw streatham hill. Pours Amber with a slightly off white head. Lightly floral, grassy aroma. Light body, light carbonation. Toast, light black tea, lemon, light wood, light grass... It's fine. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
Leighton (22306) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 24, 2015
Cask at the Victoria Station Spoons - London. Pours clear orange-gold with a frothy, off-white head. Somewhat bland aroma, a bit of dry bread, wood, earth, dried fruits. Light sweet flavorbwith assertive leafy bitterness, lightly toasted grains and grass, leathery berries. Light in body with fine carbonation. Rather nicely balanced to finish, with the leafy and grassy bitterness cleaning up well, balanced out by lightly toasted pale malts. Undertones of dried, leathery fruits, berries. Quite good overall.

2.9
Towey1989 (3264) - Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - MAR 24, 2015
Cask at The Reginald Mitchell, Hanley (JDW) A clear amber colour with a fluffy white head. Slight aroma of caramel, orange and wood. Taste of caramel, some spicy orange, floral hops and raisin. Light bodied and a smooth texture. A dry, fruitiness in the finish. Malty and smooth but not a fan.

3.2
leaparsons (10765) - Wigston, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - MAR 23, 2015
Cask, The Highcross, Leicester. Golden brown with a cream foam. Aromas are caramel and brown sugar with bready yeast and mellow lemon. Traces of banana with raisins and creamy woodiness. Flavours are very creamy with brown sugar and light toffee. Nutty black tea with apricot and a sweet finish. Interesting.


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