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Hobgoblin - Wychwood Brewery Company Ltd

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BA SCORE
84
good

2,003 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 2,003
Reviews: 999
rAvg: 3.74
pDev: 14.17%
Wants: 53
Gots: 96 | 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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S - Lot's of roasty malt and neutral hops.

T - Taste follows the nose plus a bit of chocolate toward the back.

M - Thin and finishes a bit dry. Carbonation is just right for the style.

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Hobgoblin from Wychwood Brewery Company Ltd
84 out of 100 based on 2,003 ratings.