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RATINGS: 22   MEAN: 3.43/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.36/5   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A British style bitter ale. This traditional style is best served on the hand pump which emphasizes its delicate floral aroma and caramel maltiness.

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3.4
j12601 (13093) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - JUL 23, 2017
On cask at the brewery. Pours a faintly hazed gold with a thin white head. Fruity malt, toasty, light crisp. Medium bodied, soft and quite floral. Gentle bitterness into the finish, perfume lingers.

3.2
Darkmagus82 (2303) - - MAY 17, 2014
BA transfer Had on cask at the brewpub Appearance - poured a deeper copper color with a nice head. A bit haze. Smell - A nice floral note meets the noise with a little bit of maltines later on. Taste - Meet with some floral hop spiciness with a bit of pine coming in later on. A nice malty taste was present thoughout the whole tasting experience. Mouthfeel - For an on-cask brew it had a rather nice level of carbonation and for the ABV it had actually a thinker mouthfeel then would have been expected. Overall - A pretty good brew and one worth trying.

3.2
JaBier (8235) - Capital City, Ohio, USA - NOV 18, 2009
Sample at the brewpub. Pours a clear gold with a thin white head. Citrus hop nose with English malt. Malty flavor with a dank bitter finish. Not my favorite style but tastes spot on.

3.2
illinismitty (2377) - Nashville, Tennessee, USA - SEP 29, 2009
Backlog rating. Cask at brewpub. Pours orange amber with a light tan head. Aroma of fruity ale esters. Light bodied with soft carbonation. Flavor of caramel, toffee, orange, and wet grains.

3.1
FROTHINGSLOSH (8139) - GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 5, 2009
Sampled on cask at the brewery this beer poured a dark orange-caramel color with a large creamy tan head. The aroma was sweet, fuirty and floral hops with a touch of caramel. The flavor was bitter, tart and tangy with noted os floral hops and a vague fruitiness though a bit dry. The finish was medium length sour and hoppy. Decent.

3.2
Beerapprentice (208) - Doylestown, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 23, 2009
I didn’t copy you, Adrian!! On cask at Otto’s Pub and Brewery. Pours a dark but clear orange-y amber colour. Aroma of watery hops, light citrus, and grains. Taste is much the same as the aroma.

3.2
adrian910ss (2594) - Doylestown, PA, USA - MAY 20, 2009
On cask at Otto’s. Named after a CAT !!!! Pours a clear coppery color with a small off white head. Aroma of light citrus, pine, grains and watery hops. Taste of light citrus, pine and watery hops.

3.4
User37895 (3085) - - NOV 29, 2008
On cask at the brewpub in State College. Off-white colored head, good lacing. The aroma was pine and earthy, floral hops. The flavor followed the aroma in terms of hop profile, but the flavor featured some decent malt elements of fruity and woodsy notes. Overall a tad watery even on cask, decent still, just not better than that.

3.8
kramer (6905) - Sunbury, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 30, 2008
On handpump, at brewery. Pours a hazy amber body with a small wispy white head. Patchy lacing. Light floral hop nose with some toasty maltiness. Nice light and floral bitterness, short leafy hops on the finish. The malt is dry and toasty with touches of caramel. Thin and smooth mouthfeel, light carbonation, great cask conditioning. Overall, just a nice and sessionable Bitter. I could drink this all night long.

3.3
dpjuart (1112) - Indiana, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 17, 2008
10/7/08 - Hand pull on cask. Pours orange with off-white head. Taste is toffee and caramel with lots of bitter and mild hop flavor. Nose is malty with caramel and toffee and mild earthy hops. Flavor is slpot on. . . love it. Great cask mouth feel. Slight citrus notes. Tasty.


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