Brewed by Whitewater
Style: Bitter
County Down, Castlewellan, Northern Ireland
Serve in English pint


on tap


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RATINGS: 35   MEAN: 2.94/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.94/5   EST. CALORIES: 111   ABV: 3.7%
Cask & Bottle; Regular.

A bright copper-coloured Pale Ale with a sessionable 3.7% ABV. Dry nutty aroma, with a hop-centred taste giving lashings of grassy, dry citrus and spice flavours.

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AshtonMcCobb (7027) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 29, 2017
On cask at the White Horse, Saintfield. Appearance - amber with a nice fluffy head. Nose - toffee and dry biscuits. Taste - toffee more generous this time. A touch of dark chocolate. Figs, maybe. Dry biscuit finish again. Palate - close to medium bodied with a creamy texture. There’s a dry crunchy finish. Overall - decent example of the style.

jredmond (8839) - New York, New York, USA - JUL 20, 2015
Bottle shared with Linh and Scarlett in Ireland. Pours a a clear copper golden body with thin white lacing. Mouthfeel is thin and watery with notes of metal, bitter grapefruit, spice, chemical cleaner and some additional off flavors.

mR_fr0g (13977) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 29, 2014
Bottle at home in northern Ireland. Dull light amber / orange coloured pour with a greyish thin head. Aroma is nice hedgerow/ grassy hop with grainy cereal malts, flavour is composed of grainstore wheat, tannin, hedgerow hop, chalky water. Little lingering floral lavender. Palate is light, chalky, spritzy carbonation. Decent bitter.

Dervock (1506) - AUSTRALIA - AUG 24, 2014
Bottle - pours hazy copper with a big white head. Slightly soapy malt and citrus aroma. Light dry front with some bitterness in the finish. Light mouthfeel.

Erzengel (9745) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - APR 24, 2014
500ml bottle, BB Aug 14
Dark golden in the glass, fluffy white head. The beer starts smooth and dry. For the Bitter, I miss the typical Ale-yeast characteristics a bit. The mainpart is malty, dry-malty, hints of roast. On the tongue remains a nice bitter-dry and malty aftertaste, which I like very much.
Nice brew that gets better till the end. --> 10/11/12/11

Stuartyboy (1800) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - DEC 29, 2013
Bottle from the bridge House jdw Belfast a light copper coloured amber ale with malty fruity nose flavour is light carmel malt berry fruits and hops providing a lingering bitterness generally a pleasant very drinkable bitter that is a solid refreshing pint

stravale (3145) - Co. Westmeath, IRELAND - DEC 5, 2013
Bottle from Tesco [011213]
Amber, clear, slight off white head
Aroma - light citrus, soft toffee
Taste of spicy hops, light toffee malts, touch of lemon, simple flavours
Palate - Soft carb, light body, bit oily. Finish - mellow bitter spicy, touch of zest, quite dry, has a decent finish
Overall - Fair amount of flavour here for the light abv - not bad. Good spicy bitter finish.

Creedence (315) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - NOV 11, 2013
500ml bottle with friends. Pours a hazy amber, with a thin patchy head. Aroma of wood and toffee. Taste is medium sweetness and medium bitterness. Slightly woody. Bitter dry lasting aftertaste, a little metallic, and smooth. Fairly dull, but it’s grand nonetheless.

ciaranc (1306) - Dublin, IRELAND - AUG 4, 2013
Amber copper pour, nice white head. Toasted malt nose, uncomplex. Flavour similar. Thin bodied, fizzy, short finish. Boring.

SudsMcDuff (8538) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - MAR 20, 2013
bottle, at Nicks Dublin Penthouse .. . quite bitter, but not hoppy .. . deep amber .. . light foam .. . good just not great .. . . why am i watching Eastenders?

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