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Brewed by St Peters (UK)
Style: Bitter
Bungay, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 378   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21/5   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask & Bottle filtered; Regular.

A rich, red ale with subtle malt undertones and a distinctive spicy hop aroma from Styrian Goldings. Brewed with skill and patience in one of Britains finest small breweries.

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3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Geiserich (4255) - Linz, - OCT 22, 2012
Bottled: Malty, nutty aroma, notes of caramel and toffees. Ruby red color, brownish head. Flavor is malty with roastiness, also hoppy and medium bitter. Quite nice.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
pencheff (11) - Burgas, BULGARIA - JAN 18, 2017
Brown colour with red hints, weak beige head. Aroma of toffe, caramel, toasted bread, tea. Medium carbonation with predominant taste of malt.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DwarfeD (3054) - Amersfoort, NETHERLANDS - JAN 18, 2017
50cl bottle shared with friends. Pale reddish brown with a medium off-white head. Light to medium body with moderate carbonation. Subtle bitter and sweet tones. Malts, caramel, nuts and straw. OK brew.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JaKeAFC (1047) - ITALY - DEC 31, 2016
Bottle. Caramel color, clear, minimal short offwhite head quickly disappearing. Aroma of caramel toffee roasted malts and grains. Grassy notes. Taste is a bit flat light bitter. Light body soft carbonation mild dry clean finish, easy to drink. Classic red ale.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tricksta_p (3896) - Steenwijk, NETHERLANDS - DEC 14, 2016
Bottle from local bottle shop. Aroma is malt, caramel, nuts, toffee, butterscotch, fruity notes, with a slight smokey touch. Flavour is above medium sweet with a fairly bitter finish. Body is light to medium. Not a bad Bitter, has some rich malty nutty flavours.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerNinjaUK (379) - Wiltshire, ENGLAND - DEC 9, 2016
Bottle in multipack from Waitrose. Pours pretty red tinged with brownish head. Aroma rich with cereals, bread, raisins and a slight earthiness.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MelvinKalksma (1223) - UTRECHT, NETHERLANDS - OCT 31, 2016

Aroma:
Slight/medium aroma of malts, caramel, nuts, bread and roasted malts.

Appearance:
Turbid/opaque red/dark brown beer with a slight/medium beige head.

Taste/Palate:
Starts medium sweet with malts, caramel and nuts; ends slightly bitter and dry with bread and roasted malts.

Overall:
This beer is rather intense, complex and balanced. The aroma could have been stronger and the palate less average. Tastes good and is a decent beer overall. Fails to satisfy me, like all Bitters so far.

3.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Diabobale (477) - Vallata, SUD ITALIA, ITALY - SEP 25, 2016
Di color rubino con riflessi aranciati e una schiuma quasi assente, al naso presenta sentori di malti caramellati e carruba. Al palato si avverte il caramello e lamaro speziato della segale, con un finale terroso. Corpo esile, carbonazione bassa, ottima secchezza.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Mario80 (29) - Galicia, SPAIN - SEP 7, 2016
One of my favorite beer! Pours gold colour beer with a medium head. Well-balanced!

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
nephirem (328) - CROATIA - SEP 4, 2016
Pours clear dark ruby body with small and short lasting white head. Smell is lots of caramel and toffee, a bit syrupy. Light to medium body with moderate carbonation and watery texture. Bittersweet and herbal. Aroma of malts, caramel, toffee, herbs, syrup, licorice. Notes of smoke and honey in the mouthfeel. Finish is long lasting, herbal and mostly dry. Overall, nice brew. Lacking in originality a bit, but nice nonetheless.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Swaroga (2151) - Gdańsk, POLAND - AUG 5, 2016
Brown with small, beige head. Pleasant aroma of toffee, toasted bread, spice bread, dried plums, some little figs, black tea. Small carbonation. It has also quite soft, small to medium thick body. Beer is mostly about malts, medium sweet, burned cake notes. Delicate bitter with notes of roasted nuts, herbs and cake bottom. Nice.


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