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Brewed by Greene King
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Bury St. Edmunds, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 164   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13/5   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Available filtered and pasteurised in 500ml bottles.
"This succulent premium ale has a wonderful blend of hops that give spicy and citrus fruit flavours leading into a dried fruit and biscuit malt finish. Twice a gold medal winner at the British Bottlers’ Institute Awards. Rich and malty as well as fruity and spicy. Nutty amber malt and biscuit pale malt together with crystal malt giving toffee/caramel notes. Fuggles and Styrian hops brings masses of tropical fruit and fragrant spiciness. Robust bitterness is balanced with the full body and mouth feel provided by the malt and the satisfyingly complex hoppiness."
A Ridley’s beer, brewed at Greene King since late 2005.

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3.2
Quack-Duck (9534) - Down South, GERMANY - FEB 15, 2010
bottle, kindly donated by pivnizub! Clear amber-red colour with a small head. Fruity nose. Medium-bodied, malty background with lots of aromatic and bitter hops with a citrusy touch.

3.1
oh6gdx (26485) - Vasa, FINLAND - JUL 18, 2009
Bottled (thanks to the craziest bartender in the world). Golden amber colour with mediumsized fluffy/foamy head that leaves some nice lace. Aroma is caramel malts, some mild toffee as well as mild oak wooden notes. Flavour is sweet caramel malts, some fudge, mild grass and even some kind of stingy sweetness, not exactly alcohol, but something kind of close to that kind of sweetness. Smooth palate.

3
fonefan (51634) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAR 19, 2009
Bottle 50cl.
Clear medium amber color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, sour caramel malt, dusty, whisky - bourbon - fudge. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20081229]

3.4
madquacker (1170) - Canberra ACT, AUSTRALIA - FEB 18, 2009
Nice spice and raisens. Reddish colour with a small head. A little bit synthetic though.

2.5
gam (4096) - brisbane, AUSTRALIA - FEB 8, 2009
Low carbonation nice copper coloured beer good thick head aroma fruity spice malt caramel touch flavour fruit bitter spice mild nutmeg taste toffee or syrup taste finish very bitter tart malt sweetness not good.

3
Christian (13884) - Odense, DENMARK - JAN 31, 2009
Amber with a lasting white head, leaving lace. Weak aroma of toffee, butterscotch and apple peel. Dry toffee malt flavour with hops in the finish

3.2
gowdy (1116) - Erskine, SCOTLAND - DEC 21, 2008
Bottle at parents house. hay, grass, orange, clear, frothy, very bitter, medium body, sticky, average carbonation,

2.4
GNome (41) - Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 30, 2008
Bottle, pleasantly surprised by the huge hop aroma on pouring the bottle, even more surprised by the huge hop taste - that became quite sickly about half way through the beer. Guess ’hop oils’ or whatever have been used and unfortunately in too high a dose for me.

2.9
Dedollewaitor (16439) - Odense, DENMARK - NOV 27, 2008
50cl bottle @ VinensVerden, Odense. Pours clear amber/brown with a small white head. Nose is sweet of caramel, brown sugar & roast. Medium to thin palate. Some caramel & grain.

2.9
AsaNewt (113) - blackpool, Lancashire, ENGLAND - NOV 20, 2008
mid brown body, nose is hoppy and elderflower. flavour is light yet forgettable. notes of elderflwer and lemon on aftertaste. bit dull.


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