Hoptimus Prime - Robinsons Family Brewers

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Reviews: 2
Hads: 5
rAvg: 3.25
pDev: n/a
Wants: 0
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
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Robinsons Family Brewers visit their website
United Kingdom (England)

Style | ABV
English Bitter |  4.10% ABV

Availability: Spring

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Beer added by: woosterbill on 03-22-2013

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Reviews: 2 | Hads: 5
Reviews by Skwalk47:
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2.75/5  rDev n/a

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2.99/5  rDev n/a
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Hand-pulled pint into a UK sleeve on 1 May 2013 in a local pub I rarely use.

Amber, clear body with a white head that produced some good lacing.

Hops first and foremost, as the name suggests, but this isn't a hop bomb or even a beer majoring on hops, just not a lot of malt presence throughout.

I found it boring and bland to be honest, a semi-dry finish with uninteresting flavours: fruit esters blend with mildly citrus hints, but nothing was strong or bold. Not a bad beer, just not my cup of tea. (503 characters)

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3.5/5  rDev n/a

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3.25/5  rDev n/a

Photo of woosterbill
3.51/5  rDev n/a
look: 3 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Handpump halfpint at the Eagle and Child in Oxford.

A: Clear deep amber body under a wispy ring of off-white head. Average.

S: Fruity, with both specialty malts and some hops playing their parts. Not nearly as hoppy as the name would suggest, but just fine for a Bitter.

T: Floral hops and fruity malts. Sweet. Apricot preserves. Bittersweet finish. Disappointing in terms of hoppiness, but still quite quaffable.

M: Smooth, slick medium body. Very low carbonation. Ok.

O: Why do some breweries use hop puns to describe beers that aren't hop-forward?

Cheers! (577 characters)

Hoptimus Prime from Robinsons Family Brewers
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