Westerham Scotney Green Hop Ale


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Brewed by Westerham
Style: Bitter
Edenbridge, England
Serve in English pint

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RATINGS: 8   MEAN: 3.11/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.05/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask conditioned; Special.
Brewed in September to celebrate the hop harvest, this best bitter is hopped with undried green hops from the National Trust’s hop garden at Scotney Castle. A mild tasting, mid gold best bitter, it has a wonderful sappy flavour of the undried green hops.

Malt: Maris Otter Pale Ale, Crystal 150
Hops: Green Hops From Kent

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3.1
leaparsons (10657) - Wigston, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - NOV 11, 2016
Cask, The Blue Boar, Leicester. Golden with a bubbly head. Light toast and caramel malts with bready yeast. Green apple tartness with bittersweet lemon. Fairly herbal and floral. Not bad.

3.2
Parmenion777 (324) - Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 16, 2016
UPDATED: OCT 16, 2016 A clear amber colour with a small thick near white head. Aroma is malty, a little caramel, and light green herbiness. Taste is some malt, and sweetness, combined with a grassy hop bitterness that lingers in the finish.

3.3
Desverger (12255) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - NOV 4, 2015
[email protected] Bar, Copenhagen - amber with off-white head. Toasty malty aroma and taste, twiggy and herbal hoppy number, some caramel sweetness present, medium bitter finish. Decent enough.

3.1
Rasmus40 (21466) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - OCT 31, 2015
Cask @ The Wharf, Aalborg. Clear amber with an off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel and light hoppy. Flavor is medium sweet and moderate bitter. Sweet and light bitter finish. 311015

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kwik-lime (1999) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 24, 2014
Cask at the Antelope in Surbiton. Pleasant session with a light-ish character of earthy hops. Nice enough.

2.8
Ungstrup (38139) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - OCT 30, 2013
Cask at Charlie’s Bar, Copenhagen. An amber beer with a beige head. The aroma has notes of malt, caramel, and perfume. The flavor is sweet with notes of caramel, dusty hops, and malt, leading to a bitter finish. The body is light.

3.1
yespr (46567) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - OCT 30, 2013
From cask at Charlies. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is mild fruity, light grainy. Bitter, light citrusy and dry toasted malty. Bitter and dry, ligitb citrusy finish.

3.3
harrisoni (19004) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - OCT 19, 2013
UPDATED: NOV 18, 2014 Cask handpull at Thomas Ingoldsby Spoons Canterbury. Pale brown bitter colour. Soft in mouth. Not very bitter. Some tomato sauce from somewhere. Not great. No real hop. A little metallic on the finish due to the green hops but otherwise not very interesting. 2.7/5. Re-rate 2014 version Cask gravity at the Berry Walmer. Clear gold lasting white head. OK golden ale. Bit of green hop oilyness. Fine


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