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51
style
Brewed by Shepherd Neame
Style: Bitter
Faversham, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 72   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.99/5   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Replacement for Best Bitter.
"This is an ambient bitter, successfully merging the biscuity sweetness of English malt with the fruity, floral bitterness of locally grown East Kent Goldings and Target hops, to give a clean, satisfying and moreish drink."

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3.3
ozzatoadisback (224) - ITALY - OCT 11, 2016
Beautiful copper colour, pretty big frothy white head, shows good retention throughout the last sips and leaves lots of laces on the sides of the glass. Soft and delicate aroma of nutty malts, backed by light floral and red fruit notes. Taste follows the aroma, though not vividly so. Nice bittersweet balance with a moderately bitter finish (slight resinous touch). Light to medium body with low to medium crispness, easy and quick but still decently creamy. Enjoyable

2.3
BeerNinjaUK (491) - Wiltshire, ENGLAND - OCT 7, 2016
Legacy rating. Pint in the local. Pours dark brown, clear with yellowish head. Malt-forward with biscuit and some stone fruits. Nothing exciting.

3
altonbrownd (5897) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - OCT 25, 2015
11/7/2009 12:55:11 PM Cask at Tom Cribb, Mayfair. Dark brown body with malty head. Malty taste. Nice and bitter. Dry finish.

2.8
ManVsBeer (11190) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - SEP 2, 2014
Cask @ British Volunteer, Ashford. Dark copper-amber with a small frothy head. Has a light sessionable and palatable texture. Bitter in character but only a medium bitterness with a hint of chocolate in its nose.

3.4
matstrange (264) - Kent, ENGLAND - JUL 4, 2014
Lovely clear dark amber ale with an off white head. Quite a strong bitter flavour but its actually pretty refreshing. Not sure its the best Kent has to offer but its definitely up there.

2.8
Camons (13520) - Hasselager, DENMARK - SEP 25, 2013
Cask @ Mabel Tavern, London. Pours amber with a small offwhite head. Aroma of malt, light spice, grass. Flavor is malt, grass, fruit, light spice. Medium body, soft carbonation, light bitter finish. 190913


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