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Brewed by Otley Brewing Company
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Pontypridd, Glamorgan, Wales
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 36   MEAN: 3.19/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Seasonal - Christmas. Also available bottled.

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3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (46060) - VestJylland, DENMARK - APR 7, 2009
Cask (gravity) @ National Winter Ales Festival 2009, Manchester, England.
Clear medium orange color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white to white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, caramel, fruity, moderate hoppy, orange. Flavor is moderate to light heavy sweet and bitter with a long to average duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20090122]

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ungstrup (35675) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - MAY 13, 2010
Cask at NWAF 2009. A hazy pale golden beer with a thin white head. The aroma has notes of malt and caramel, while the flavor is sweet with notes of malt and caramel. A bit plain.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (24429) - Malm, SWEDEN - JUN 24, 2009
Cask @ National Winter Ales Festival 2009, Manchester. Pours a clear orange color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty spicy aroma with some hints of oranges. FRuity malty caramel flavor with some spicy hints and some hoppy hints. Has a fruity malty orange finish with some hoppy hints in the aftertaste.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (23312) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JAN 10, 2014
6th January 2013
Old Fountain. Cask. Lightly hazy gold beer, bubbly white head. Palate is smooth with modest fine carbonation. Semi dry malt, touch of cream. Light malt rawness as well, nothing serious. Whisper of banana ester. Mellow orangey hop, bare whsipernof spice. Smooth finish. Quite drinkable.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Travlr (22450) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - NOV 14, 2015
Bottle courtesy of Mat from Chez Sophie, thanks! Clear bright golden color. Aroma of black pepper and caramel. Taste is toasted lightly spiced caramel.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
cgarvieuk (22391) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 12, 2009
Cask at Manchester winter ale fetival 2009... light amber ... light zezty fruit nose .. light fruit ... little bitter.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Theydon_Bois (17944) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - DEC 29, 2013
Cask at the Rake, Borough, 28/12/13. Clear golden with a moderate white covering that retains well. Nose is light spice, bitter orange, caramel, bready malts. Taste comprises light must, winter spices, bitter orange, dark fruit tang. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, dry bittering closure. Ok offering, nothing Id rush back to mind - assume the classic whelmed formation!

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
harrisoni (17572) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - MAY 10, 2009
500ml bottle from Utobeer. Slightly citrusy and earthy beer with some satsuma/tangerine fruit on the finish. Why I keep buying Otley beers believing that they are good, I dont know. Some sherberty hop on aroma.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
argo0 (13580) - Washington DC, USA - NOV 14, 2015
50cl bottle. Small white head atop crystal clear amber body. Aroma is moderately sweet, caramel, some honey, grape, light berry. Taste is moderately sweet, caramel, bread, light berry. Light-medium body, some stickiness, low carbonation.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mR_fr0g (10316) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 28, 2013
Tap at the rake. Golden light amber pour with no head. Aroma is sweet pumpkin nutty. Light apple tart. Palate is medium body and apple juice, some cinnomon. Slightly woody.


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