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WychCraft - Wychwood Brewery Company Ltd

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BA SCORE
81
good

349 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 349
Reviews: 221
rAvg: 3.59
pDev: 13.93%
Wants: 9
Gots: 9 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Wychwood Brewery Company Ltd visit their website
United Kingdom (England)

Style | ABV
English Pale Ale |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 12-03-2005)
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3.25/5  rDev -9.5%

Mr_Pink_152, Jan 07, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

Bandi, Dec 22, 2013
Photo of metter98
3.53/5  rDev -1.7%

A: The beer is crystal clear yellow in color and has light amount of visible carbonation. It poured with a quarter finger high white head that quickly died down, leaving lacing on the surface and the sides of the glass and a collar around the edge.
S: Light to moderate aromas of fruity yeast are present in the nose along with notes of lemon citrus and hints of bready malts.
T: The taste is similar to the smell, except that there are notes of diacetyl and slightly less lemony flavors.
M: It feels light- to medium-bodied and a little chewy on the palate with a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: This beer is easy to drink and goes down easily. It is rather flavorful for the style.

metter98, Dec 22, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

BillRoth, Dec 07, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

Irrationalist, Nov 21, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

DarkForest, Nov 16, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

CurtisD, Nov 13, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

dcmchew, Nov 11, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

DamageCase76, Nov 04, 2013
Photo of hansavijaticar
4/5  rDev +11.4%

hansavijaticar, Oct 29, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

SocalKicks, Oct 27, 2013
Photo of MJ63
3.25/5  rDev -9.5%

MJ63, Oct 26, 2013
Photo of IdeaSpeeder
3.23/5  rDev -10%

Serving Type - 500ml custom bottle, poured into a pint glass

Appearance - Pours a slightly darker than straw yellow, crystal clear. good deal of carbonation is visible. On top sits 2 fingers of bright white head which gradually dissipates into a soapy foam.

Smell - Slightly skunky. Not a good sign. Otherwise some light grains.

Taste - Thanfully the skunk smell was contained. Getting some solid malts and grains, very light spice and citrus.

Mouthfeel - Medium-light body, high carbonation, crisp finish.

IdeaSpeeder, Oct 22, 2013
Photo of nukem5
3.26/5  rDev -9.2%

A: Pours a great straw color golden with an off white creamy head of foam which leaves a trail of foam just clinging to the sides of glass.

S: Aroma is very faint with just a trace of hops and malt , really smells almost like nothing really had to concentrate to get anything at all.

T: the styrian goldings are about all I can taste aside from a mild biscuity flavor.

M: Light and crisp with an almost watered down feel to it.

O: Overall a drinkable beer but lighter than I anticipated.

nukem5, Oct 20, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

DannyBaldoni, Oct 18, 2013
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2.5/5  rDev -30.4%

Keegan, Oct 17, 2013
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4/5  rDev +11.4%

civicm87, Oct 05, 2013
Photo of DenisKolkin
3.31/5  rDev -7.8%

500 ml bottle into a pint glass. Purchased from LCBO for $3.50 CDN

Appearance - Pale golden color. 1.5 fingers of fluffy head. Cap looks sparkling. Significant bubbles rising to top of beer after pour. Transparent.

Smell – Light malts, grainy smell to it. Hint of spiciness and citrus.

Taste- Nice mild flavor slightly heavier on malts but as hops presence is nearly non-existent that’s no surprise. Dry, sweet hints at end of taste.

Mouthfeel- Smooth and crisp, light on the palate, but wet and not too thin. Refreshing. Definitely a beer of some but not heavy substance.

Overall – A good, mild thirst quencher, however I would considered one of their other offerings if you’re looking for something with even more substance.

DenisKolkin, Oct 03, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

Cidius, Sep 30, 2013
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4.75/5  rDev +32.3%

sirtommygunnah, Sep 26, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

Ciocanelu, Sep 22, 2013
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4/5  rDev +11.4%

EliotTruelove, Sep 19, 2013
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4.24/5  rDev +18.1%

I was a little nervous about trying this beer. I figured this company was more devoted to weird names and fancy bottles then making a quality beer. I was wrong.

Pours a very dark colour for a blond beer. Very cloudy (similar to a wheat beer).

Smell is very faint.

Goes down smooth with a little bit of aftertaste.

I was glad to try this beer, and will be having again in the near future.

Well worth a try.

MB

Subliminal64, Sep 15, 2013
Photo of Graphirus
3.88/5  rDev +8.1%

A - Pours a light yellow beer with a foamy head that doesn't last very long. Some lacing is present.

S - Very nice smell with some citrus and hops

T - Taste pretty much matches the smell. There is come citrus and hops. Very light aftertaste bitterness.

M - In the mouth feels light. Texture is watery-creamy, low carbonation.

O - A nice rendition of the style although to my taste it needs more carbonation and more flavour touches...

Graphirus, Sep 13, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

Azpittil57, Aug 29, 2013
WychCraft from Wychwood Brewery Company Ltd
81 out of 100 based on 349 ratings.