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


on tap

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RATINGS: 202   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.11/5   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
Cask: Regular. ABV of cask version reduced from 4.5% in 2009.
"Premium Kentish Ale".
A Best Bitter. Originally produced in 1990 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Battle Of Britain. It is Shepherd Neames best selling cask ale, supported by quirky Second World War-themed advertising.
"Lingering malt and hop flavour, with a well-balanced, lasting aftertaste."

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Malin_aiisa (1268) - SWEDEN - DEC 7, 2016
Draft at the du liner. Clear amber off white head Aroma of bread. Taste mild bitterness, some sweetness. Taste bread, hay.

Itstasty (117) - East Yorkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 8, 2016
Good looking in the glass, clear amber colour with a decent off white head, unusual taste for a bitter with quite a bit of malt present. Drinkable but not a classic English bitter for me.

kerenmk (5357) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - JUN 3, 2016
Cask at the Crown Rivers, Heathrow airport, 20.4.16. Clear gold-brown with a small white head. Slightly buttery aroma with a little green apple and a little malt. Mild bitterness in the mouth, some green apple too. Medium body, very mild carbonation, a little green apple finish.

Erzengel (9750) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - MAY 15, 2016
*On cask at Heathrow Terminal 5. Nice caramelly smooth beginning. Not to deep but very easy to drink. Round and fresh stuff with a nice smooth bitter ale aftertaste.

humpah (379) - Jyväskylä, FINLAND - APR 30, 2016
From notes: Can from S-Market. 4.2% ABV version. Malty with medium bitterness, a bit caramelly. Sweet aftertaste.

Scopey (16227) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 29, 2016
Cask at The Duke of Wellington, Chelsea. It pours clear amber with a bubbly white head. The aroma is brown bread, malt-driven, cereal, caramel and a touch of orange marmalade. The taste is dry upfront, sort of bitter, a light bit light and wishy-washy, caramel and some orange marmalade. Light body and limited carbonation. No real depth of flavour. A bit light and dull.

Stuu666 (15248) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 25, 2016
Cask at ushers. Pours clear golden, nose is cereal, toffee, taste is bland toffee, watery, harsh finish.

Don2711 (496) - - NOV 26, 2015
UPDATED: SEP 15, 2017 Unusual taste. Burnt toast and caramel aroma. Malty taste. Amber colour.Mild bite on palate. All in all quite acceptable. Will drink again. Second pint better. Very refreshing.

Hrc_Cro (632) - Zagreb, CROATIA - NOV 14, 2015
0.5l draught. Clear amber color with nice white head. Aroma of malt and caramel. Taste is bitter, sour and little sweet.

FireGlider (717) - Zagreb, CROATIA - NOV 14, 2015
0.5l on tap at Guinness Pub Ljubljana. Clear amber color with medium white head. Malty aroma. Taste is sweet and light bitter. Strange taste.

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