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Newcastle Founders' Ale - The Caledonian Brewery Company Limited

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BA SCORE
75
okay

379 Ratings
THE BROS
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 379
Reviews: 125
rAvg: 3.25
pDev: 14.77%
Wants: 3
Gots: 19 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
The Caledonian Brewery Company Limited visit their website
United Kingdom (Scotland)

Style | ABV
English Pale Ale |  4.80% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: TMoney2591 on 01-25-2012)
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3/5  rDev -7.7%

04-11-2013 12:30:23 | More by CoCambria
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Peller80


3.25/5  rDev 0%

08-07-2012 01:52:33 | More by Peller80
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soonerlight

Oklahoma

3.75/5  rDev +15.4%

05-24-2013 03:12:51 | More by soonerlight
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Merkur

Tennessee

3.28/5  rDev +0.9%

Beer pours a solid amber color, with a little bit of white foam.

Beer smells a bit grassy and slightly of sweet caramel malts. Not very hoppy.

Beer taste sweet and malty, with a bit of spicy and slightly floral hops on the back end. Not too terribly overpowering.

Mouthfeel is slightly carbonated but very easy drinking.

An OK pale ale.

02-25-2012 15:31:15 | More by Merkur
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scripna

Florida

3/5  rDev -7.7%

07-20-2014 19:51:07 | More by scripna
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uno99

Ontario (Canada)

3.18/5  rDev -2.2%

A blighty good brew the bottle says... Well its certainly an "ok" one...

Appearance: Quite bright, almost florescent straw color with a hint of caramel. Not much head going on but there seems to be some nice lacing an a halo of foam around the meniscus.

Smell: Straight forward, simple and understated. Gently hopped with what I presume is traditional English bittering hops. Good malt balance. Slight metallic note but nothing truly off putting.

Taste: Pretty well balanced but unremarkable. No off flavours really. This would be very drinkable stuff.

Mouthfeel: Nicely carbonated, and nice bitter finish

Overall: Not great, but decent. A good addition to their excellent and world famous brown ale.

05-01-2013 01:37:11 | More by uno99
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keenanite21

Colorado

3.25/5  rDev 0%

04-07-2012 03:01:51 | More by keenanite21
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bigaltemple

Colorado

3/5  rDev -7.7%

02-13-2012 13:44:24 | More by bigaltemple
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DirtyPenny

Massachusetts

3.25/5  rDev 0%

04-25-2013 22:49:15 | More by DirtyPenny
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11millsown113

New Hampshire

3.5/5  rDev +7.7%

03-29-2012 01:32:43 | More by 11millsown113
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Bito401

Rhode Island

3.5/5  rDev +7.7%

02-24-2012 23:36:13 | More by Bito401
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JohnLynch


2.25/5  rDev -30.8%

07-14-2012 01:30:16 | More by JohnLynch
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North Carolina

3.5/5  rDev +7.7%

05-19-2013 00:33:44 | More by gregu2
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Bowers-Brew

Illinois

2.25/5  rDev -30.8%

04-21-2013 21:42:03 | More by Bowers-Brew
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valdieu2

Maine

3/5  rDev -7.7%

02-17-2013 01:21:58 | More by valdieu2
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Nate

Ohio

3/5  rDev -7.7%

04-14-2012 05:06:49 | More by Nate
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AlCzerik

Georgia

3.75/5  rDev +15.4%

03-30-2012 00:26:03 | More by AlCzerik
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Headgoober

Pennsylvania

3/5  rDev -7.7%

03-16-2013 21:57:10 | More by Headgoober
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rjl910953

Tennessee

3/5  rDev -7.7%

05-31-2012 06:06:53 | More by rjl910953
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Tennessee

3.5/5  rDev +7.7%

07-14-2012 21:22:39 | More by Tnkemist
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REY_CORTEZ

New York

3.25/5  rDev 0%

01-27-2014 17:43:00 | More by REY_CORTEZ
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Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +38.5%

01-29-2013 01:21:19 | More by JackRB
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Heatwave33

Florida

3.1/5  rDev -4.6%

Poured from a 12oz bottle into a Dogfish Head Signature Glass.

Color: Clear amber with a khaki head.

Smell: Bready malts up front followed by cinnamon and brown sugar.

Taste: I get the bready malts and cinnamon up front follwed by the brown sugar.

Mouthfeel: Good carbonation, Smooth with a medium dryness on the palate.

Overall: Light bodied with an OK blance. Not a bad brew by any means. Just not going to go buy a six pack of it. Worth a try for sure. Cheers.

03-04-2012 03:50:53 | More by Heatwave33
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Ohio

3/5  rDev -7.7%

08-31-2014 20:39:06 | More by saburky
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North Carolina

3/5  rDev -7.7%

02-27-2013 15:23:30 | More by TheZzyzxScarecrow
Newcastle Founders' Ale from The Caledonian Brewery Company Limited
75 out of 100 based on 379 ratings.