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


on tap

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RATINGS: 946   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04/5   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
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Trooper is a premium British beer inspired by Iron Maiden and handcrafted at Robinsons brewery. Being a real ale enthusiast, vocalist Bruce Dickinson has developed a beer which has true depth of character. Malt flavours and citric notes from a unique blend of Bobec, Goldings and Cascade hops dominate this deep golden ale with a subtle hint of lemon.

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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
foyle (415) - Wyoming, USA - OCT 7, 2016
Pours a 1" fluffy off white head that falls slowly with moderate lacing. Color is hazy light amber with abundant sediment in suspension. Aroma of yeasty bread, floral and citrus hops. Mouthfeel medium bodied with a somewhat damp finish. Flavors of bread dough, toffee, lemon and herbal hops. Overall: I thoroughly enjoyed this brew. Well made to the style.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
MGantzel (256) - Aalborg, DENMARK - OCT 6, 2016
Denne l har et klart rd-brunligt udseende med et medium hvidt skum. llen har en maltet aroma og smager deraf med noter af karamel og en bitter afrunding. Medium karbonering.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Niller (1553) - Hammel, DENMARK - OCT 3, 2016
Bottle from Bilka, Tilst. Pours amber with a white head. Aroma and taste is malt, light citrus, fruits, hops, caramel. Medium body. Soft carbonation. Light bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
DomD (283) - Halifax, Nova Scotia, CANADA - OCT 2, 2016
Bottle into glass. Malty aroma. Pours a clear copper with white head. Taste is light bitter. Medium bodied. Too malty for my taste, but others may like it.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
obguthr (6009) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - SEP 18, 2016
Tea nose, mild treacle. Clear tea colored, thin head. Tea, dried leaves, and dark honey, not very sweet. Medium body, moderate carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
plaugher (444) - Nova Scotia, CANADA - SEP 15, 2016
500ml bottle. Pours a clear amber with a finger of white soapy head with retention and much lacing. Caramel malts, maybe a little bit of something citrus, touch of Golding hop. Sweet biscuit and caramel flavour, but really quite thin on the palate. I had low hopes given the branding, but it was quite nice. (No Fullers, but not much is). A pleasant bitter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ardel1991 (131) - - SEP 12, 2016
Ciemno bursztynowe z beżową pianą. Aromaty gruszki, chleba, delikatny alkohol. W smaku karmelowe, trawy, lekkie palone słody. Pod koniec trochę cytrusowe. Lekko kwaskowe.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Bierdimpfe (575) - Quebec, CANADA - SEP 8, 2016
Slightly veiled dark amber brown color with a strong amount of activity. Weak lightly creamy beige half a finger head that lasts for 5 minutes, with a good amount of legs. Aromas of bread and butter with faint malt and a hint of scotch. Flavors of rich bitter caramel, burnt sugar, roasted grains, faint citrus, grassy noble hops, toffee, herbal spices. Some sweetness while highly sharp and bitter. Smooth creamy full body with the perfect amount of zesty carbonation. Medium strength finish that ends quite clean, with a palate of noble spices, roasted malt, and zesty citrus. Overall very good quality craft offering tasty flavors with a strong sharp fresh feel. Almost as good as a Fullers ESB.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mishnok (189) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - SEP 4, 2016
From 500ml bottle. Pours copper coloured with small creamy head. Light aroma of hops and citrus. Taste of caramel malts and bitter. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
ghawener (1579) - San Salvador, EL SALVADOR - SEP 1, 2016
Bottle: i guess co-branding works, some prefer this over Fullers ESB. Flat and watery.

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