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Steamin’ Billy
Brewed at Belvoir

Style: Bitter
Leicester, England
Serve in English pint

bottling
unknown

on tap
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RATINGS: 16   MEAN: 3.23/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17/5   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular.

Based on the "Golding Hop" it’s lightly pronounced floral flavour/aroma is derived from dry hopping with Golding hops, which really show through on drinking. A well-rounded beer with a satisfying after taste.

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3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
theprof (824) - Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - FEB 10, 2017
Cask.pours amber with white top and lasting lacing. Aroma nutty and grainy. Taste is malty bitter with musty biscuit. Serviceable

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BlackHaddock (6974) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - MAR 17, 2016
Cask half-pint in The Three Crowns, Oakham on 15th March 2016. Clear amber hue to the deep orange/brown body, good lacing from the off-white head. Aroma was an easy blend of light malts, nuts and grassy hops. The flavour was semi-sweet yet with a bitter undertone. A typical English Bitter, I liked it.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Mr_Pink_152 (4597) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - MAR 13, 2016
Tried at the Victoria in, Lincoln. Amber colour with a white head. Fruity and caramel aroma and taste, thin body, but a very drinkable bitter.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
jjsint (2822) - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - MAR 12, 2016
Cask at the Parcel Yard, Leicester. Ruddy brown, thin and translucent with a sizeable white head. Vinous metallic smell, not unpleasant but not particularly enticing from a beer perspective. Bittersweet herbal taste with a full earthy hop finish. Medium body. As basic as you like. Nothing exciting about this recipe, but I enjoyed it enough as a one-off.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (47600) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 29, 2015

Cask (handpump) @ Three Crowns (Steamin’ Billy), 42 Northgate, Oakham, Rutland, England LE15 6QS.

[ As Steamin Billy Bitter ].
Clear medium to dark amber orange color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly to fully lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, pale malt, light nutty, moderate hoppy, grass, dusty hops. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a long duration, hoppy, caramel, malt, spicy malt - hops, light peppery. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft to flat. [20141008]

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
foxo82 (884) - Bromsgrove (via Leicester), Worcestershire, ENGLAND - APR 19, 2014
Cask at The Parcel Yard, Leicester. Looks a decent pint - small dense head atop clear amber body. Standard bitter with a pleasant slight sweet yeastiness at the end and lingering bitterness. Ok.

1.7
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
OwainTurner (425) - Leicester, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - JUL 6, 2013
Slightly translucent amber, dead thin head. Slight toffee nose, burnt wheat. Slight sweetness, orange peel, bitterness is slightly sticky. Nice and easy drinking.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
DruncanVeasey (8225) - NUNEATON, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - JAN 27, 2012
Cask handpull, The Western, Leicester, 26/01/12. Dusty gold, low fine head. Mellow dried fruit, apple and hay aroma. Soft ferny apricot character dappled with honey. Honeyed condition. As a BB can’t fault it. Clean and good.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DJMonarch (9179) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - FEB 12, 2007
Cask Handpump at the Penny Black (JDW), Northwich 24/01/2007 Small white head. Some carbonation. Fruity aroma. Golden coloured hoppy and fruity banana with a crisp and dry bitter finish.

3.1
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 19/20
SilkTork (5690) - Southampton, United Kingdom, Hampshire, ENGLAND - AUG 3, 2006
<a href=http://www.beerintheevening.com/pubs/s/43/433 Porter with ALLOVATE. Sweet, nutty - low hops. Pleasant. Drinkable. Some crystal malt.


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