Robinsons build a rocket boys! (Bottle)

Brewed by Robinsons
Style: Bitter
Stockport, England
Serve in English pint


on tap


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RATINGS: 43   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.77/5   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
Bottle; Pasteurised.
Multi-platinum selling Manchester band elbow designed their ‘build a rocket boys!’ beer after a series of tastings at Robinsons Brewery in Stockport, a stone’s throw from elbow’s Manchester heartland.
Band members sampled a range of Robinsons’ ales to shortlist their preferred style of beer, taste and colour before deciding on a golden ale with a rich rounded body, smooth bitterness, subtle tang of malt and fruity aroma. elbow’s ale is a premium session bitter at 4.0% ABV, available in cask and bottle.

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mrkleks (10) - - AUG 29, 2014
I didn’t enjoy it at all, but it was due to expire so who now_______________

ManVsBeer (10806) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUL 1, 2014
Bottle from Booths, Media City. Copper coloured with a thin head. Has a light caramel sweetness in its nose, less so in its taste but it’s fairly smooth tasting and pleasant in the palate.

Beese (3051) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 4, 2014
Bottle from Morrisons. Poured a clear copper colour, with a medium, white head. Aroma of malt, caramel and some mild metallic notes. Boiled sweet in the flavour, with grass and toffee. Finish was rather fake; cream soda, copper and some chewy malt.

Mr_Pink_152 (5265) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - APR 22, 2014
500ml bottle. Copper amber colour little white head. Slight aroma of malt. Taste is of malt, citrus and caramel. Relatively high carbonation.

kayres (888) - , Georgia, USA - JAN 14, 2014
Hazy orange thin white head. Very light fruity aroma. Sweet bit bready. Very bland hop flavor but light and easy to drink ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

worldbeertaste (1806) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 30, 2013
Amber copper with a medium white, lacy, lasting head. Smells of sweet malt, fruit, wheat and wood. Thin oily body. Sweet caramel malt with a light bitter fruity finish. Rather boring without much character.

johndoughty (5504) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 28, 2013
Bottle. Golden with an unusual texture and mouth feel that is hard to explain. Definitely a different bitter. Unusual name. unusual beer.

Pizd (435) - Merseyside, ENGLAND - NOV 9, 2013
(Bottle): Pours clear amber with a small white head. Aroma of malt, caramel and an overly sweet fruit note. Similar notes in taste. Very bland and leaves a tacky sweet aftertaste. Disappointed.

Erzengel (9087) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - NOV 7, 2013
Thanks to Seanyfo for this bottle. Copper colour with huge beige head. The beer starts a bit watery, malty, not too intense. The mainpart is a bit weak, highly drinkable but lacks on aroma. Malty, a bit sweetish, but not more. The aftertaste is medium, malty-watery with a slightly bitter note, that harmonises nice, but is too light. --> nice beer, but sadly with a huge lack on aroma. --> 7/12/6/7

gegwilson (3759) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 21, 2013
Bottle from Rhythm & Booze, Ripon. A pretty standard English bitter. Amber coloured with a diminishing white head. Not much to report. Those Elbow boys should probably stick to making records.

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