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Hobgoblin - Wychwood Brewery Company Ltd

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BA SCORE
84
good

2,006 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 2,006
Reviews: 999
rAvg: 3.74
pDev: 14.17%
Wants: 53
Gots: 97 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
Wychwood Brewery Company Ltd visit their website
United Kingdom (England)

Style | ABV
Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB) |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 01-15-2002)
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MarcGetty

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3.53/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Admitedly a 'Dark English Ale' is not on the top of the list of my favorite styles of beer but any dark and hoppy beer to be considered drinkable by me it must be pretty good representation of the style. Oh yeah, and this is drinkable.

Pours black as night with a small but ample off-white colored head. It continues to have a tiny little bit of head long after pouring. Tastes very smooth with a slight bite of hoppy flavor. Fairly thick but not out of the norm for the style.

Hobgoblin is among my favorite Dark English Ales but as I noted in the begining this is not exactly my favorite style. Definitely worth a try no matter what your tastes are.

Serving type: bottle

07-09-2006 18:50:38 | More by MarcGetty
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Hobgoblin from Wychwood Brewery Company Ltd
84 out of 100 based on 2,006 ratings.