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Monty Python's Holy Grail Ale - Black Sheep Brewery PLC

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Monty Python's Holy Grail AleMonty Python's Holy Grail Ale

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BA SCORE
76
okay

1,029 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 1,029
Reviews: 584
rAvg: 3.33
pDev: 17.42%
Wants: 17
Gots: 44 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Black Sheep Brewery PLC visit their website
United Kingdom (England)

Style | ABV
English Pale Ale |  4.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: stcules on 05-24-2002)
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ruckus232

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3.6/5  rDev +8.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

This beer has a nice gold color bordering on amber. The head was very nice and full at the beginning but soon disappeared.

The smell was fruity, which surprised me a little because I expected more of a yeasty smell.

The taste also surprised me as well but not in a bad way. I think I expected a lot more of a bitter taste then was actually there. There are small hints of bitterness but definitely not as much as expected.

Glad I tried it once but this isn't anything special. The packaging was what initially sold me and it turned out better then I thought but it's not great.

Serving type: bottle

01-18-2009 00:02:26 | More by ruckus232
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Monty Python's Holy Grail Ale from Black Sheep Brewery PLC
76 out of 100 based on 1,029 ratings.