overall
30
40
style
Sainsbury’s
Brewed at Jennings (Marston’s)

Style: Bitter
Holborn, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 45   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.92/5   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Available in 500ml bottles at Sainsburys supermarkets as part of their Taste The Difference range.

A lovely golden amber ale with subtle hints of toffee and caramel beautifully balanced by hoppy notes from the Fuggles, Goldings and Challenger hops. Delicious with Cumberland sausage and mash.

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2.9
kwik-lime (1926) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 21, 2017
Quite hoppy for a bitter, somewhat earthy, not much of the promised caramel sweetness but it went down quickly enough.

3
john44 (3101) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 27, 2017
Bottle. Golden Amber in colour. Hoppy; grassy hops. Fruity, some citrus. Malty; toffee, caramel. Moderately bitter hoppy fruity over sweet malts. OK. Drinkable. Easy drinking. (2011-11-30)

2.7
Graham77 (514) - SCOTLAND - APR 23, 2016
500ml bottle. Aroma off caramel, grass and peppery hops. Light sweet , light bitter taste. A bit lacking in flavour. Not bad though.

3.2
AshtonMcCobb (6605) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 26, 2016
Bottle. Appearance - amber with a nice fluffy head. Nose - caramel and orange. Biscuits. Taste - more of the same. Palate - close to medium bodied with a creamy texture and a long dry finish. Overall - solid for the style.

2.8
jamestulloch (4113) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 21, 2016
Bottle. Clear amber body with a medium off-white head. Lively carbontion. Faint lacing. Aroma of leaves and weak tea. Flavour of grass with a light, citrus edge. Thin body with a watery, slightly oily texture. Soft fizz. Simple and dull.

3.3
BeerViking (4792) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 14, 2016
Deep golden-brown with a fine head, aromas of earthy spicy hops, a little toffee and a hint of sulphur. Malty with hints of caramelised nuts and a firm dry citrus-bitter finish.

3.3
SarkyNorthener (4620) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - JAN 9, 2016
Bottle from sainsbury, wednesfield. Amber beer with medium head. Aroma of toffee and malts. Taste is toffee, malts and some spice hops. Decent.

3.3
tinylightsrecs (437) - - AUG 7, 2015
Bottle from Sainsburys Team Valley. Pours deep orange with thick creamy head - looks good. Nutty, bready flavour which is quite enjoyable.

2.9
uckelman (799) - Durham, ENGLAND - JUN 15, 2015
Pillowy head. Pours amber, clear. Aroma is toffee and malt. Bittersweet, medium light body. Dry finish.

2.8
mR_fr0g (12119) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 16, 2015
Bottle split with Sarah, Doing it for the London tick. Aroma is sweet caramel, diacetyl, grassy hedgerow hop, stale brown bread. mineral. Clear mid amber coloured pour with a lasting creamy off white head. Palate is semi-sweet, creamy, highish carbonation. Flavour is sweet caramel, nutty, stale malts, earthy hop, brown sugar, malt loaf. Boring beer.


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