Old Chimneys Passenger Centenary Ale

Formerly brewed at Old Chimneys
Style: English Strong Ale
Diss, England


on tap


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RATINGS: 13   MEAN: 3.23/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08/5   EST. CALORIES: 171   ABV: 5.7%
Bottled, Occasional;

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Ungstrup (38384) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - SEP 10, 2009
Bottled. An amber beer with a thin beige head. The aroma is sweet with notes of malt, caramel, fruit, and English hops. The flavor is sweet malty with notes of caramel, fruit, and English hops, that I’m not so fond of. Thanks fonefan for sharing.

Christian (13815) - Odense, DENMARK - JUL 26, 2009
Golden with a small white head. Fruity aroma with a green apple note. Sweet malty flavour with grassy hops leading to a drying bitter finish.

Fin (10917) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - MAR 24, 2009
Bottle that was very kindly passed onto me by Craig, cheers mate consumed 22-03-09 Pours warm gold, but a little murky the head was pretty good though did depart swiftly and was sort of off-white in colour. Some earthy hops present initially and I know nothing about this particular bottle but it tastes like its a new take on an old fashioned beer, and typically of Old Chimneys its been done rather well as usual. Toffee, hops and a touch of yeast and malts swirl around the mouth but its the rustic earthy qualities I like and this sort of reminds me a little of my recent Hopshackle forays, another fine brewer whose keen to reproduce less popular or long forgotten styles. Really decent beer fruity and moreish. A7 A3 F7 P4 OV14 3.5

cluny6 (115) - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - DEC 23, 2008
UPDATED: DEC 30, 2008 Murky, dark orange. Aroma is sweet, cotton candy with some hops. The taste is sweet, with small citrus. Delicious. A

yespr (47545) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - NOV 27, 2008
27.5 cL bottle, courtesy of fonefan. Pours slight cloudy orange with a diminished white head. Mild citric to orange fruity hops aroma and mild spiced. Citrus fruity and mild spiced towards ash-trayish bitterness. Mild bitterness and fruity finish.

fonefan (51072) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 18, 2008
<b>Bottle 275ml. @ Morning tasting after TFODRBSG 2008, Ulfborg, Denmark</b>
Clear medium yellow amber color with a small to average, frothy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white to white head. Aroma is moderate to light light heavy malty, hay, straw, light to moderate hoppy, grass. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. (240808)

cgarvieuk (25987) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 15, 2008
Bottle at home ... BIt thanks to the Brewer for delivering these personally to Edinburgh Very crisp copper ... sweet toffeee malts ... medium bitter ... sweet bock like ... some toffee ... deep hop ... just not me.

yngwie (17234) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - OCT 27, 2008
Bottle, thx to fonefan. It pours a semi-clear dark golden, with a small off-white head. Subtle aroma of caramel and fruity hops. Caramel-sweet flavor with a nice hop-profile and a bitter finish. Quite full-bodied and dry in the mouth. A quite simple beer, but well-tasting and moreish. (080824)

MiP (15973) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - OCT 23, 2008
Bottle, 5.7%. Distinctly fruity aroma, hint of spicy hops. Hazy orange colour. Small white head. The flavour starts off quite yeasty, but turns more spicy from the hops.

thewolf (12801) - Kolding, DENMARK - OCT 20, 2008
Bottle. [thank you fonefan]
Pours a murky golden with a small, white, frothy head. Aroma is mild, some fruitiness and a littel bready malts. Lowish carbonation, fine mouthfeel. Flavour is a little bland, some caramel, some fruits and a little hoppy bite in the finish.

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