overall
69
93
style
SNAB
Brewed at De Proefbrouwerij

Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Purmerend, Netherlands
Serve in English pint

bottling
unknown

on tap
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RATINGS: 57   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.32/5   IBU: 34   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Otter Strong Bitter is een levend, niet gepasteuriseerd, bovengistend bier. Deze Strong Bitter is een klassieke Engelse Ale en gebrouwen uit enkel traditionele grondstoffen. Maris Otter pale ale mout betrekt SNAB bij Warminster Maltings, een vloermouterij in Whiltshire, en is bekend als de beste mout verkrijgbaar. Challenger- en Worcester Goldings hop zorgen voor een uitgebalanceerde bitterheid en de Engelse bovengist voor veel karakter. SNAB brengt met de Otter Strong Bitter een doordrinkbaar, karaktervol bier dat zijn balans vindt tussen mout en hop. Water, Maris Otter Pale- en Kristalmout. Challenger-, Worcester Goldings hop en Engelse bovengist.

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3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DijkBier (241) - AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS - DEC 19, 2016
Hazy pale-yellow pour with white head. Aroma has malts, some bread, and yellow fruits, but not very hoppy. Taste has a nice light bitterness of English hops, citrus, a dry finish. Bit low on carbo. A well balanced pale ale.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Leighton (19497) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 24, 2016
Bottle at home in London - picked this up from an online shop (Beermerchants, I think?) a coupe years back. Pours clear gold with a foamy, mostly white head. Simple dry bread in the nose, some pale grains, citrus peel. Light-medium sweet flavour with mellow bitterness, further citrusy inflections, crunchy grains, a little yeast. Medium bodied with average carbonation. Pretty well balanced in the finish, with some further crunchy, somewhat husky pale grains, a bit of citrus peel, light bitter hay. Quite enjoyable stuff overall.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Tjeerd (398) - GERMANY - OCT 11, 2016
Bottle. Very hazy golden beer with a bitter aroma. Taste is bitter, finish is dry, mouthfeel is limited and aftertaste is lasting.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
madmitch76 (23302) - , Essex, ENGLAND - SEP 14, 2016
11th September 2016
Very old bottle from the recesses of the cellar. Hazy amber beer, good cream colour head. Palate is smooth, semi dry and has modest carbonation. Light malts, some oxidised caramel. Mild floral bitterness. Tangy dried fruits. Light dry finish. Aged but fine.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TtV (426) - Nijmegen, NETHERLANDS - SEP 9, 2016
Bottle 33cl. Hazy yellow with a bright white head. Beautiful in the glass. Aroma of citrus peels, pepper?, dry hops. The taste is mildly bitter at first and develops into a stronger one. Nice and fresh!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Bijl (358) - NETHERLANDS - AUG 2, 2016
Goudgeel, witte schuimkraag, licht wazig. Aroma: Bloemen, grassig, kruidig, mouten en iets tropisch fruitig. Smaak: Eerste slok is fruitig zoet....mango, daarna lichte mouten en een grassige, pijnboom, netelige hopbitter die lang aanhoud. Later meer smaken van de gist, hint van karamel, Sinaasappelschil en citrus. Body is medium tot licht, koolzuur medium, mondgevoel is ietsje waterig. Afdronk is redelijk bitter en iets droog. Smaakvol!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
mjik83 (1407) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - MAY 12, 2016
33cl flesje via Mitra Alcoholpercentage van 5,6% Uitgeschonken in Leffe glas Uiterlijk: goudoranjekleurig met mooie schuimkraag Aroma en smaak: fruitig als citrus, abrikoos, redelijke bitter, moutig Conclusie: ja lekker fris biertje, ideaal op een zonnige terras ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
markschiedon (645) - NETHERLANDS - APR 6, 2016
Drinking from a 33 cl bottle. A strong flowery aroma at first that doesnt last. The clear yellow beer has a large white head. In the taste a nice bitterness. Medium carbonated.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
borisz (407) - NETHERLANDS - MAR 19, 2016
Pours very hazy golden with a fine, large, creamy, off-white head. Sweet fruity and hoppy aroma. Oranges, ginger, roses and grass. Fine, dry mouthfeel, prickly carbonation. Flavour is quite bitter, mild maltiness. Bready and the hops is very well applied. Pine, grass and slightly spicy at the end. Good.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
vipinvelp (4067) - Velp, NETHERLANDS - SEP 12, 2015
Draft at BX. Clear yellow, white foam ring remaining. Could be because I just drank the top beer from Emelisse, but bit dissapointed in this one. Small hoppy aroma and sharp, light bitter taste, barley tones. (Arnhem 201509)


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