overall
54
95
style
Brewed by Whitstable
Style: Bitter
Maidstone, England
Serve in English pint

bottling
unknown

on tap
available

Local Distribution

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RATINGS: 70   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22/5   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask: Regular.
A continuation of the Swale East India Pale Ale, which was also known as Copper Oast. Also available bottled.

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3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
KimJohansen (10435) - Frederiksberg C, Dnemark, DENMARK - JUN 16, 2008
Cask @ Market Porter Clear dark amber with medium off white head. Sweet fruity aroma with roasted malt and caramel. Sweet flavor with roasted malt, caramel and hops. Soft mouthfeel and a mild bitter end.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
thewolf (12272) - Kolding, DENMARK - APR 24, 2008
Cask @ The Wenlock Arms, London.
Pours dark golden with a nice, small, creamy white head. Aroma is soft, some vanilla and flowery hops - some roses, even. Quite lively mouthfeel for a cask ale - maksing it rather fresh. Lovely bitter flavour, lots of fruity and flowery hops. Wonderful dryness. Gimme more!

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Carlus12 (361) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 21, 2008
Cask @ Croydon BF 07. Pours golden yellow with white head. Aroma is very hoppy, grassy, citrus, grapefruit. Taste is lightly hoppy, fruity, citruslike. Not bad actually.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
altonbrownd (5898) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - JAN 18, 2008
On cask at Market Porter, London. Realy hoppy. Quite strong taste. Nice texture. Citrus and grapefruit flavour, among other fruits. Really good. Somewhat watery.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (46059) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JAN 7, 2008
Cask (handpump) @ Wenlock Arms, Islington, London N1, UK. Clear light to medium yellow orange color with a small to average, frothy, fair lacing, fully diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is light malty, roasted, moderate hoppy, grapefruit / lemon, grass. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. (281207)

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Christian (13078) - Odense, DENMARK - DEC 21, 2007
Yellow with a small white head. Citrus and pineapple in a perfumed aroma. Dry hoppy flavour, somewhat thin.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DownsouthGav (601) - Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 14, 2007
UPDATED: FEB 22, 2008 Cask @ Croydon BF 07. Honey and sugar nose. Pours a golden colour. taste of citrus, hopy, quite dry with a sulphur finish.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Storm (2684) - Amager, DENMARK - SEP 5, 2007
1 pint. tasted in London cask. Golden clear colour with a nice creamy head. Light hoppy aroma with a light flavour of hops. Light flavour of hops and ends up quite bitter. Hard to find anything else than bitterness.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ante (3374) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - APR 12, 2007
Cask at Oliver Twist, Stockholm. Dark golden with a low white foam. Vague notes of citric notes in the aroma with notes of melon. Fruity but a tad thin flavour of caramel, yellow apples and currant-leaves. Medium bitter finish of grapefruit. Not an IPA, I would put it in the english golden ale category

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MesandSim (7117) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 9, 2007
A Sim rate (Cask at Planet Thanet): Hoppy, hoppy, hoppy. This should be the most hoppy beer that Jasons mate ever brewed. Slightly floral aroma. Dust. Tastes like straw... and hops! Damn! Hops! Citrus finish. Looks dull and watery but with decent lace.


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