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Newcastle Summer Ale - The Caledonian Brewery Company Limited

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BA SCORE
69
poor

333 Ratings
THE BROS
71
okay

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Ratings: 333
Reviews: 126
rAvg: 2.96
pDev: 20.61%
Wants: 4
Gots: 7 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
The Caledonian Brewery Company Limited visit their website
United Kingdom (Scotland)

Style | ABV
English Bitter |  4.40% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
a Scottish Sparkling Ale

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 06-24-2009)
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12oz bottle, drank out the bottle, review from notes jotted down last summer

smell is malty, bready with touches of hop (lemon, grass, dank) and spicy clove. taste is bready yeast, earthy hops, some roasted tones.

an original summer beer, not very spectacular

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Newcastle Summer Ale from The Caledonian Brewery Company Limited
69 out of 100 based on 333 ratings.