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34
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style
Brewed by Moorhouses
Style: Bitter
Burnley, England
Serve in English pint

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unknown

on tap
available

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RATINGS: 73   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.97/5   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular.
First produced in 1978. The brewery's first cask ale.
"A session bitter, smooth and creamy, amber in colour with a refreshing hoppy finish."

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2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
JohnCook101 (535) - - OCT 31, 2012
500ml bottle. Pours light copper with a thin head. Yeasty aroma. Light tartness, some citrus with a light and underwhelming finish. Lacking complexity and punch, this one just peters out a little. Not unpleasant but slightly disappointing.


2.5
BeardedAvenger (965) - Addlestone, Surrey, ENGLAND - FEB 1, 2017
Cask at Old Wheatsheef, Frimley Green. Ever so feint floral/vinegar aroma. Bright gold. Bubbly white head. Sweet through to a light bitterness. A sour edge. Malty. Fruit. Light bodied. Watery. Long finish. Really quite bland. Not keen on the sour elements (due to the pub?). In now way is this Premier, other than the Unibond Premier League.

3.1
redders1974 (1549) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - AUG 28, 2016
Pint on cask at tje lower buck Waddington hazlenut bitter good balance od malt and hop.bland but very sessionable

2.6
eastkenttom (132) - herne bay, Kent, ENGLAND - JAN 15, 2015
Bottle from local offy. A solid bitter, got some toffee tangs. I kinda like the old time bottle and label, too. One of those beers that’s great with dry-roasted peanuts.

3
AshtonMcCobb (6772) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 6, 2015
50cl bottle from Krafty Pint in Darlington. Appearance - golden amber with a decent head. Nose - soggy cereal with a little citrus in there too. A bit metallic too, truth be told. Taste - more metallic and citrus notes over sweet malt. Palate - light to medium bodied with a creamy texture and a dry bitter finish. Overall - spoilt slightly by the metallic note. Apart from that quite balanced.

3.3
Quack-Duck (9487) - Down South, GERMANY - SEP 24, 2014
bottle from the bargain box at Darts Farm Topsham UK. Clear chestnut colour, off-white head. Malty base, good aromatic hoppy finish leaving a bitter aftertaset. Nice one.

3.1
Mr_Pink_152 (5248) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - JUL 8, 2014
500ml bottle from B&M. Amber coloured with a minimal white head. Aroma and flavour has malt and hops and toffee with a bitterness in the finish. At 3.7% it’s a good session beer.

2.5
allmyvinyl (10835) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 29, 2014
3.7% bottle from B&M Edinburgh. Pours clear amber, thin white head. Aromas of stewed apples, biscuit. Taste is more stewed fruit, and a bit sweaty. Chewy texture. Not great.

2.9
gegwilson (3752) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 20, 2014
Bottle from B&M Stockton. Amber with an off white head. Quite a hoppy bitter really. A fair hit of citrus with a touch of spice and some honey notes.

3
SarkyNorthener (4709) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAY 20, 2014
Bottle from B&M. Amber beer with medium head. Aroma of toffee and hops. Taste is malts, hops and some toffee. Bog standard affair.

2.7
ciaranc (1102) - Dublin, IRELAND - APR 5, 2014
500 ml bottle. Clear dark yellow, sudsy white head. Faint malt and hop aroma. Flavour follows with the same conservative malt hop balance. Light, a touch watery, soft carbonation. Slight bitterness towards the finish. Inoffensive.


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