overall
28
34
style
Sainsbury’s
Brewed at Shepherd Neame

Style: Bitter
Holborn, England
Serve in English pint

bottling
unknown

on tap
unknown

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RATINGS: 98   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.89/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Available in filtered 500ml bottles at Sainsburys supermarkets as part of their Taste The Difference range.

A smooth and fruity beer, bursting with refreshing flavours of citrus fruits combined with rounded, malty notes. This crisp and citrussy beer is brewed using a single hop variety, Earlybird to give a light malty beer with fresh floral aromas.

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2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fonefan (46060) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 17, 2011

Bottle 500ml. clear.

Clear medium to light amber colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white to white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, dusty nutty notes, moderate hoppy, grass, toffee notes. Flavour is moderate sweet and bitter with a average duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20111105]

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
yespr (41884) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JAN 5, 2011
50 cL bottle. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is grassy and slight herbal. Bitter, herbal and toasted malt. Breadish and slight malty finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ungstrup (35678) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JAN 14, 2011
Bottled. An amber beer with an off-white head. The aroma has notes of nettles, spices, malt, and caramel. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, caramel, and nettles, leading to a dry and lightly spicy finish. Thanks yespr for sharing.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
oh6gdx (25710) - Vasa, FINLAND - JAN 1, 2012
[email protected] [email protected] Golden colour, small head. Aroma is caramel, grass, some herbs, mild Sheps Neame "housearoma". Flavour is herbs, crystal malts, some caramel malts, mild nuttyness as well as quite SN like notes.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JAN 5, 2011
Bottle 50 cl. Courtesy of yespr. Pours a clear deep golden with a small and rough white head. Cheap, adjunct chicory aroma. Medium body, caramel and fruit with a fairly hoppy finish. 050110

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
anders37 (24431) - Malmö, SWEDEN - OCT 14, 2011
Bottle. Pours a clear pale amber color with a small longlasting white head. Has a fruity malty flavor with weak hoppy hints. Fruity malty hoppy flavor. Has a fruity malty finish with weak hints of hops in the aftertaste.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
omhper (24083) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - DEC 13, 2011
Bottled at oh6gdx’s birthday bash at chriso’s. Clear deep golden, brief head. Fruity glue aroma. Mid sweet with medium body . Lightly bready and fruity, faint leafy hops. Low bitterness.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Leighton (19499) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 9, 2011
Bottle at Pat’s birthday tasting at chriso’s. Pretty basic stuff here. Clear gold pour with a foamy, white head. Slightly dank malts in the nose. Sweet flavor, some cereal, weak bitterness. Light bodied with fine carbonation. Sweet finish with lightly toasted malts. A pretty typical English bitter.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Rasmus40 (18356) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - NOV 5, 2011
Clear light amber with an off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty and moderate hoppy - fruity. Flavor is medium sweet and light bitter. Dry and light bitter finish. 051111

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Theydon_Bois (17944) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - SEP 8, 2012
Bottle at parents house - 25/08/12. Copper coloured with a decent white head. Nose comprises fruit, caramel, malt, fudge and a little butter. Tastes of dark fruit, sweet malts, figs, raisens and a little spice. Medium bodied with lively carbonation.


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