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Iron Maiden Trooper - Robinsons Family Brewers

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Iron Maiden TrooperIron Maiden Trooper

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BA SCORE
77
okay

478 Ratings
THE BROS
70
okay

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Ratings: 478
Reviews: 115
rAvg: 3.35
pDev: 13.73%
Wants: 17
Gots: 70 | FT: 3
Brewed by:
Robinsons Family Brewers visit their website
United Kingdom (England)

Style | ABV
Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB) |  4.70% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
TROOPER takes its name from the Iron Maiden song which is inspired by the famous Charge of the Light Brigade. Being a real ale enthusiast, vocalist Bruce Dickinson has developed a beer which has true depth of character.

TROOPER is a Premium British Beer inspired by Iron Maiden and handcrafted at Robinsons brewery. Malt flavours and citric notes from a unique blend of Bobec, Goldings and Cascade hops dominate this deep golden ale with a subtle hint of lemon.

(Beer added by: flyingpig on 07-12-2013)
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Arkansas

3.5/5  rDev +4.5%

07-18-2014 01:31:12 | More by BlackBeerDown
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Texas

3.5/5  rDev +4.5%

07-16-2014 04:12:41 | More by ChaseTheAce
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pajeff

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -10.4%

07-15-2014 22:53:19 | More by pajeff
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Sarmartay

California

3.25/5  rDev -3%

07-13-2014 00:33:32 | More by Sarmartay
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Cory-WC

Florida

3/5  rDev -10.4%

07-12-2014 23:28:14 | More by Cory-WC
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Lanstrum

Ohio

3/5  rDev -10.4%

07-11-2014 22:48:56 | More by Lanstrum
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GClarkage

California

3.25/5  rDev -3%

07-08-2014 16:20:45 | More by GClarkage
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chefdave37

Massachusetts

3.75/5  rDev +11.9%

07-08-2014 03:52:35 | More by chefdave37
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msumike89

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev +11.9%

07-06-2014 18:46:53 | More by msumike89
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Kansas

3.25/5  rDev -3%

07-06-2014 02:40:49 | More by AGoodStout
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California

4.5/5  rDev +34.3%

07-05-2014 23:51:03 | More by Petersfavoritebrews
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parintele

Romania

3.5/5  rDev +4.5%

07-04-2014 21:03:30 | More by parintele
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IvoryFoxhole

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev +11.9%

07-04-2014 17:48:27 | More by IvoryFoxhole
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KevinRailton

United Kingdom (England)

3.5/5  rDev +4.5%

06-30-2014 18:28:57 | More by KevinRailton
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psm90

United Kingdom (England)

3.5/5  rDev +4.5%

06-29-2014 18:55:59 | More by psm90
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andrenaline

Ontario (Canada)

3.25/5  rDev -3%

06-28-2014 20:03:00 | More by andrenaline
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gonzo000

Massachusetts

3.25/5  rDev -3%

06-28-2014 19:48:29 | More by gonzo000
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mooseisloose

Florida

3.45/5  rDev +3%

Iron Maiden, will it have me screaming for vengeance? Let's give it a whirl. Popping the top I get a very bready malt smell. Pours to a deep golden brown with a three finger head that has a creamy top. On the taste I get a nice balanced slightly bitter solid brew that is common but tasty. Mouthfeel is solid. If any beer is a sessioner, it's this one. Nice ABV @ 4.7 and good ordinary but inoffensive taste. For an everyday drinker this one is a winner.

06-28-2014 17:25:35 | More by mooseisloose
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Kinger86

Maine

3.5/5  rDev +4.5%

06-27-2014 16:49:57 | More by Kinger86
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Metalbrew

Quebec (Canada)

3.4/5  rDev +1.5%

Appearance is amber and the aroma is of malt and with a hint of lemon. Taste is bitter, and has a light aftertaste to it. Iron Maiden Trooper is a good beer, has plenty of character, but I found the aftertaste a bit underwhelming. I would say that Trooper is a type of beer that takes its time to get used to. In other words, the more you have have it, the more you'll enjoy it.

06-26-2014 19:48:12 | More by Metalbrew
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3.5/5  rDev +4.5%

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Minnesota

3/5  rDev -10.4%

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Texas

2.5/5  rDev -25.4%

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Pennsylvania

4.25/5  rDev +26.9%

06-22-2014 01:58:53 | More by dlmvh5150
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Florida

3/5  rDev -10.4%

06-21-2014 18:54:26 | More by Kerne
Iron Maiden Trooper from Robinsons Family Brewers
77 out of 100 based on 478 ratings.