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style
Brewed by Charles Wells
Style: Bitter
Bedford, England
Serve in English pint

bottling
unknown

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

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RATINGS: 278   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07/5   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask: Regular.
"Glorious English"
ABV reduced from 4.3% to 4.1% in 2011.
Ingredients: Water from Charles Wells well; Pale Malt; Crushed Crystal Malt; Challenger and Goldings hops.

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3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
TBone (16243) - Pori, - APR 16, 2004
Can (BB 09/2004)
Amber color. Steady creamy off-white head, lace. Dry hoppy, herbal, caramel aroma. Balanced medium-bodied bitter. Interesting woody aroma, which dominates aftertaste.


2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
CaskLieutenant10 (1) - Redhill, Surrey, ENGLAND - DEC 6, 2016 does not count
Purchased at the William IV in Bletchingley. A Young pub in December and no Winter Warmer???? Disappointed .....

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Seffle (455) - Mlndal, SWEDEN - JUN 28, 2016
Draught at Gatwick Airport 160628. Dark copper, light mahoganny body, lacing weak white head. Slightly roasted malty nose. Nice british bittertaste with some nuttiness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Erzengel (8039) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - MAY 15, 2016
In cask @ Heathrow Terminal 5. Great smooth beginning. Hints of nuts and malty ale. Round and refreshing, not much bitterness, round, dry with caramel and nuts and a nice bitter ale finish!

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ungstrup (35020) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - SEP 25, 2015
Cask. An amber beer with a lazing white head. The aroma has notes of caramel, malt, and fruits. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, caramel, and fruit, leading to a bitter finish.
Earlier Rating: 11/19/2009 Total Score: 3
Cask at Charlies Bar, Copenhagen. A hazy amber beer with a thin light tan head. The aroma has notes of malt and toffee. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, caramel, and some flowery hops, leading to a flat lightly bitter finish.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Kavu (4285) - Helsinki, FINLAND - SEP 19, 2015
1 pint in cask @ Bridge, Heathrow. Pours clear amber with a very low head. Aroma is slightly fruity malts. Flavor is fruity malts with nutty notes and some hops. Basic decent real.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JefVerstraete (3009) - Oosterzele, BELGIUM - SEP 17, 2015
Cask @ Thomas Becket pub in Canterbury. Soft carbonation. Bitter with dry citrussy notes. Ok.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
jfb (5743) - Freising, GERMANY - SEP 12, 2015
(cask) clear deep amber colour with a frothy off-white head. aroma of bread dough and caramel, with some prominent notes of vomit and cherry stones. flavour is mostly grainy roasted malts and popcorn, with a light touch of dimethyl sulphide and a semi-dry finish. medium-bodied with average carbonation.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Cunningham (7230) - Halden, NORWAY - AUG 26, 2015
UPDATED: OCT 7, 2015
A really nice and pleasant session ale. Tasty and easy to drink. Amber color with a thick off white head. Toffee, hoppy and fruity aroma. Lots of caramel in the flavor. Also nice fruity and hoppy.
[Handpull at London Bridge in London, England]

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
boxofrane (2553) - Spring City, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 13, 2015
Draft at the drafting room. Pours reddish brown with a small off white head. The aroma is quite malty, toast, caramel. The taste is malty, caramel, toffee, solid mouthfeel. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
KyotoLefty (9528) - Kyoto, JAPAN - AUG 13, 2015
Bridge oin Heathrow. DRk orange-brown, bubble head. Plain nose, oenhe.tobacco, grass but faint. Rich malt, caramel, bread, chocolate, erthy hops, minerals, grass. Really rich and malty like a brown almost. Ok, but not mymthng.


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