York Centurionís Ghost Ale (Bottle)

Brewed by York
Style: Mild Ale
York, England
Serve in English pint


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RATINGS: 59   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.44/5   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
Bottled - pasteurised.
NOTE: This is the bottled version. The cask version has a separate listing.
A warming, dark bitter ale, with a roasted malt taste. Very easy to drink for its strength. A strong mild.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
john44 (2646) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 5, 2017
Bottle. Very dark brown in colour, with slightly reddish hue. Very malty; roasty malts, chocolate, caramel. Hoppy; earthy grassy hops. Porterish in style. Roasty chocolate malty balanced by hop bitterness throughout. Dry mildly bitter finish. Tasty. Liked this a lot. Nice beer! (2009-02)

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mr_h (5141) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - OCT 11, 2016
500ml bottle at home, present from Stuartyboy, roast malt, caramel aroma, very deep chestnut brown with a good bubbly beige head, coffee, chocolate flavour, subtle smoke, creamy, earthy malty aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
GuideDogSaint (1257) - Xiamen, CHINA - JUL 8, 2015
500ml bottle at home. Pours dark brown black with a dissipating off white head. Aroma of malt with some roast. Bitter sweet finish.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
YorkshireG73 (55) - West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 9, 2014
Nowt like a few pints of ghost on a dark winterís night in York. Bottle doesnít quite do it but still good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
SarkyNorthener (4276) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUL 28, 2014
Bottle from bier huis, Ossett. Very dark brown beer with small head. Aroma is roasted malts and caramel. Taste is roasted malts, caramel, a little smoke and chalky. Medium bodied. Very nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
danlo (2780) - Darlington, Durham, ENGLAND - MAY 14, 2014
500ml bottle. Dark brown-black ruby colour, foamy white head with mash malty caramel type aroma. Malty dry fizzy bitterness followed by roast caramel, biscuit, coffee notes and remaining fairly dry with slight sweetish and lingering bitterness. Quite OK.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
rikstar (2475) - NETHERLANDS - APR 5, 2014
0,5l fles meegebracht uit York. Donker bruin bier met een witte kraag. Geur van geroosterde mout en brood. Mondgevoel is licht plakkend, smaak is bitterzoet, aangenaam bittertje in de afdronk.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
BOBBDrinker (67) - - MAR 26, 2014
One of my first mild ales, this beer pours with a thick creamy head which blasts the aroma of roasted malt and bitter dark chocolate into your face, just inviting you in. the mouthfeel is quite slick and oily but it hold a robust flavour the malt content reduces the bitterness to a minimal bite as an after taste. Smooth and rich it is a great mild for any dark beer newcomer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
joe19612 (2756) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - NOV 3, 2013
Pours a dark brown colour with a thin beige head, mild malty aroma, the taste is light sweetness, with roasted malt with a dry finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
larsga (7404) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUL 17, 2013
Medium beige head. Clear barely translucent dark brown body. Roasty earthy aroma with dusty burnt notes. Sweetish roasty nutty earthy taste with fruity notes. Mid-bodied. Mild, soft mouthfeel. Dryish minty fruity roasty aftertaste with spicy earthy oily rye crisp bread notes. Nice, vivid, and highly drinkable. (0.5l bottle, from House of Trembling Madness, York.)

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