Brewed by Wychwood (Marston’s)
Style: Premium Bitter/ESB
Witney, England
Serve in English pint


on tap

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RATINGS: 2269   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19/5   EST. CALORIES: 156   ABV: 5.2%
Bottle and can: Pasteurised.
Ingredients: Pale, chocolate and crystal malts; English Fuggles and Styrian Goldings hops.
Hobgoblin is a powerful full-bodied copper red, well-balanced brew. Strong in roasted malt with a moderate hoppy bitterness and slight fruity character that lasts through to the end.
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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
john44 (2928) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 7, 2017
Bottle. Dark Brown in colour. Malty; roasty malts, caramel, toffee, hint of chocolate. Fruity; dark fruits. Some grassy hops. Sweetish roast malty throughout with slightly burnt taste. Moderate bitterness in the finish. (2014-11-08)

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Senka (1080) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JAN 3, 2017
50cl just now, tap and several bottles over the last decade. Wonder how it is still not ticked. Latest bottle is kind of Halloween themed, and is slightly simpler than typical batch. Still feels like an ESB, but is thinner, more bitter and more carbonated than usual. Serve above 10C.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tanobicho (16) - Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - JAN 2, 2017
500ml bottle b/b 05oct17, English pint glass. Ruby amber, tan medium retention head, good lacing. Fruity, plums, toasted malt aromas. Creamy sweet, capuccino, biscuit, petit four-like taste, low bitterness and carbonation. Mild creamy cool ending, high drinkable beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Fules (1058) - Gyöngyös, HUNGARY - DEC 27, 2016
Közepes, tartós, bézs hab, sötétbarna szín. Enyhe, karamelles, malátás illat, némi gyümölcsös komponensekkel. Karamelles, enyhe kávés alapíz, fűszeres aromával. Könnyed,enyhén szénsavas és keserű. Iható, de nem jött be.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
jzi (314) - POLAND - DEC 24, 2016
Backlog, ocena przepisana z untappd, w ramach uzupełniania profilu na ratebeer.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
labeerinthum (739) - Milano, ITALY - DEC 20, 2016
Bottiglia. L’intensitŕ olfattiva č flebile e la persistenza olfattiva č sufficiente. Il cappello dalle bollicine medio-fini e dalla carbonazione media č di schiuma abbondante ha una discreta resistenza. La consistenza del liquido č limpida. Le bollicine sono poche e di media grandezza. La carbonazione č praticamente piatta. Il colore č ambrato rossiccio carico tendente marrone. Il corpo č pieno. La struttura č cremosa. Il dolce č medio e l’amaro č medio: non si surclassano. L’intensitŕ gustativa č normale e la persistenza gustativa č sufficiente. Il gusto č piacevole. Le sensazioni boccali finali sono di birra beverina. Il finale č dissetante e semplice. Il retrogusto č intenso. L’aroma in bocca riporta sentori di caramello, miele, cioccolato e frutta.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Davros IX (80) - Hertford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 14, 2016
A very nice ESB/Old Ale. Tasty and accessible, with strong malts and a very nice mouthfeel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Tony_Grayne (277) - Borisov, BELARUS - DEC 8, 2016
500 ml bottle. Dark copper brownish body. 1 finger off-white head. Stays. Good lacing. Normal carbonation. Aroma: caramel, dark fruits, raisins, roasted malts, yeasty sourness, fruity hops. Flavour is toasty malts, caramel, raisins, fruity hops. Dry, bitter finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ZxWx (62) - MEXICO - DEC 5, 2016
Aroma:floral, sweet,toast, chocolate, Appearance: dark brown, hazy, minimal head, tan foam, Taste: lightly bitter, toasty malt, sweet Palate:medium body, creamy, lively, bitter,

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
GhostS (207) - Chișinău, MOLDOVA - NOV 30, 2016
medium aroma - predominantly roasted barley, caramel, a bit of burnt sugar, dark honey, some flowers and yeasts. medium taste, pleasant and sweet: burn malt and sugar, caramel, honey, raisins, some ripe fruits, a bit of bitterness. good, simple and well done.

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