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Quayle Ale - The Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel

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Quayle Ale
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Ratings: 8
Reviews: 6
rAvg: 3.23
pDev: 13.62%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
The Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel visit their website

Style | ABV
Kristalweizen |  4.00% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: rastaman on 01-20-2003)
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Photo of magpieken


3.5/5  rDev +8.4%

06-03-2013 14:14:47 | More by magpieken
Photo of XsoldoutX


3.5/5  rDev +8.4%

04-23-2013 03:08:01 | More by XsoldoutX
Photo of WoodBrew


2.58/5  rDev -20.1%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

It's no wonder Quayle's political career was cut short!!!! The Quayle ale is a very tough beer to swallow...at least for this guy!!! It was like a liquid yeast infection!!! The cloudy yellow urine color with white head revealed an aroma of wheat so strong I wanted to put butter on it. The taste was as mentioned above....yeasty! I did not enjoy this beer very much...and I am a conservative!!!

Serving type: on-tap

02-15-2011 06:43:24 | More by WoodBrew
Photo of brendan13


3.5/5  rDev +8.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A - Poured into pint glass a hazy light golden colour with a centimetre or so of white head that falls away quite fast. A bit of sporadic lacing.
S - Light fruitiness with some spicy, herbal notes.
T - Also spicy & herbal in the taste. A bit of wheaty tartness.
M - Light to medium bodied with a crisp, refreshing carbonation.
D - Refreshing, decent enough but nothing too exciting.

Serving type: on-tap

01-19-2008 02:14:40 | More by brendan13
Photo of vancurly


3.63/5  rDev +12.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

a) Pale orange / yellow, hazy.
s) Metallic hop note, warms to a funky, citrus aroma
f) Interesting smoky hint to the wheat grain flavours. Weird.... but I like it. Almost a rauch weizen, if such a thing exists.
m) Full mouthfeel, very slight tartness, late background bitterness
d) Not bad. Nice refereshing ale, but not "typical"

Serving type: on-tap

09-05-2007 04:17:30 | More by vancurly
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3.28/5  rDev +1.5%
look: 2 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Clear yellow body with a slightly filmy head. Quite an inauspicious start...

Slightly overhopped nose, with some sweetness. The hops do seem too powerful for the style. Not bad, but not great either.

Taste is again too hoppy for the style, and the sweetness that was present on the nose becomes slightly sickly on the palate. Almost a lemonadey flavour to it - as though it's a ready-made shandy. I will say that it has an interesting palate, but I can't say it's an altogether enjoyable one.

It's OK. Drinkable, but nothing special. Certainly not as good as some of the other beers on tap.

Serving type: on-tap

11-17-2006 05:49:22 | More by lacqueredmouse
Photo of Finite


3.43/5  rDev +6.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

wasnt as impressed with this beer as much as the others yet still a great wheat beer.
the apperance was fine. A little watery. a refeshing beer with good kristal flavours. nothing defining about this beer but worth a try for sure!

Again the range of beer at the lord nelson and the quality is very good!

Serving type: on-tap

06-03-2006 10:19:27 | More by Finite
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United Kingdom (England)

2.4/5  rDev -25.7%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

Thin, light, slightly tart, slightly lemony, dry-ish, a bit fizzy, fairly weak, not enough body, and the body is a bit edgy and mineral watery. I suppose their is a bit of refreshment in this beer, but theres no flavours that really stand out, that make it easy to drink.

Serving type: on-tap

01-20-2003 02:24:37 | More by rastaman
Quayle Ale from The Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel
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