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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

1,027 Ratings
THE BROS
87
very good

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Ratings: 1,027
Reviews: 584
rAvg: 3.33
pDev: 17.42%
Wants: 17
Gots: 43 | 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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usualpulp

Texas

3.88/5  rDev +16.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Pours a nice orange color with a really nice thick creamy head.

The biggest smells apparent are malt, and a fruity floral like smell.

The taste of this beer is good, very balanced, smooth yet bitter, but not overly hoppy like many american pales are. Rich fruit and malt flavors are whats most noticable. Could have been just a tad hoppier to balance some of the sweetness in my opinion.

Overall a very smooth easy to drink beer, that isnt high in alcohol so it would make a nice beer to have a few of on a summer day.

Serving type: bottle

07-01-2004 01:22:45 | More by usualpulp
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Monty Python's Holy Grail Ale from Black Sheep Brewery PLC
76 out of 100 based on 1,027 ratings.