overall
49
94
style
Brewed by Yeovil Ales
Style: Bitter
Lufton, England
Serve in English pint

bottling
unknown

on tap
available

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RATINGS: 35   MEAN: 3.23/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2/5   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular.
A dark copper speciality bitter with a late hopping floral bouquet, it is rich & hoppy yet sweet & luscious at the same time!

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3.2
fonefan (51072) - VestJylland, DENMARK - DEC 31, 2013

Cask (handpump) @ NWAF 2013, National Winter Ales Festival, The Venue, Sheridan Suite, Manchester, England.

Clear medium amber orange color with a small to average, fizzy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white to white head. Aroma is moderate malty, straw, toasted - caramel, light to moderate hoppy, fruity, grass. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20130124]

3.2
anders37 (27062) - Malmö, SWEDEN - FEB 27, 2012
Cask @ The Plough & Harrow, JDW, Hammersmith W6. Pours an amber color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty caramel aroma. Fruity malty caramel flavor with bitter hoppy hints. Has a fruity malty bitter caramel finish.

3.5
oh6gdx (26485) - Vasa, FINLAND - NOV 29, 2015
Cask (backlog). Copper colour, small beige head. Aroma is caramel, toffee, grass, floral hops and some mild spiciness. Flavour isnutty, floral, grassy and some mild wooden notes.

3.5
cgarvieuk (25987) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 2, 2012
cask at standing order ... amber ... thin white head ... soft toffee fruit nose ... light sweet summer fruits ... light pine hop ... ok but uninteresting ... but im coming round to it... as benji says touch of lemon cheesecake... yeah liking it more 3.5-3.7

3.3
chriso (21656) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 14, 2011
Cask (gravity dispense) at Reading Beer Festival, day 2, on 1 May 2009. Another decent copper coloured bitter from Yeovil. Good balance of earthy malt and hoppy bitterness. Not a huge amount to be said but a pleasant drinker sure enough.

3.2
harrisoni (19332) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - MAY 4, 2009
Cask gravity at Reading BF 09. Attractive mid brown colour with lasting thin beige head. Yes goodish hops on this, bit of earthyness. Good bitter bite, nice assertive malts.

3.6
imdownthepub (15330) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 13, 2010
Cask conditioned at Minehead Beer Fest ’10. reddish copper with white head. There is a fruity sweetness, strawberry, plum, fructose. Hops emerge through later on. A pretty decent beer.

3.1
Stuu666 (14841) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 12, 2014
Cask at the Guildhall and Linen Exchange. Pours pale amber, nose is sweet toffee, taste is thin, crisp, bitter.

2.8
BeerandBlues2 (13814) - Escondido, California, USA - APR 27, 2014
Cask at City Arms. Pours clear amber with a small, bubbly off-white head, medium retention with light lacing. Aroma is toast and cookie malt with earthy hops and light dates. Flavor is sweet malt, light fruity esters, hops and bitterness with a sweet finish. Light body and carbonation.

2.6
ManVsBeer (10946) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 28, 2012
Mild floral aroma, but more complex nutty flavours within its taste, and has a lingering dry aftertaste.


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