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Tolly Original - T.D.Ridley & Sons Limited

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Reviews: 1
Hads: 1
Avg: 3.86
pDev: n/a
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
T.D.Ridley & Sons Limited visit their website
United Kingdom (England)

Style | ABV
English Bitter |  3.80% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: brewdlyhooked13 on 05-21-2005

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Reviews: 1 | Hads: 1
Reviews by wl0307:
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3.86/5  rDev n/a
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Tasted this beer by half-pint at my Wetherspoon local on 20/05/05. A really surprising find!!

Appearance: it pours a dark amber colour, with an extremely foamy, pale-brownish beerhead which is so lasting and leaving pretty white lace along the way...
Smell: refreshingly aromatic hops and low-profile nutty malts approach me--understated but quite balanced on nose.
Taste & Aftertaste: mouthful of dark malts--tofee, walnuts, lightly-sweetened dark chocolate...comes with a little hint of hops (quite contrary to the nose?!); the finish sees more "chewable" hayish hops in action and a vertical structure of malts sustains for quite a while.
Mouthfeel & Drinkability: quite light in body and strength for this medium-flavoured ale; it's very refreshing and extremely quaffable to me, although I would always prefer a beer with rounder palate and fuller taste. A nice and fresh beer I'm very lucky to bump into though!!

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Tolly Original from T.D.Ridley & Sons Limited
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