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Theakston Best Bitter - T & R Theakston Ltd.

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9 Ratings
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Ratings: 9
Reviews: 4
rAvg: 3.12
pDev: 8.97%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
T & R Theakston Ltd. visit their website
United Kingdom (England)

Style | ABV
English Bitter |  3.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: brewdlyhooked13 on 01-29-2002)
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ybnorml

Rhode Island

3.6/5  rDev +15.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

A dark yellow colored liquid with asmall white head. Thre was a light sweet aroma with a hint of, I think, apples. The sweetness an hint of apple starts of the taste at the tip of the tongue. The finish was a good even bitterness though the end. Again a interesting session pub draft.

Serving type: cask

06-27-2004 19:34:32 | More by ybnorml
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EmperorBevis

United Kingdom (England)

3.25/5  rDev +4.2%

11-01-2013 14:40:33 | More by EmperorBevis
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endless1408

United Kingdom (England)

3.25/5  rDev +4.2%

06-05-2014 22:52:19 | More by endless1408
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dmcclurejr

Ohio

3.25/5  rDev +4.2%

11-08-2012 16:41:01 | More by dmcclurejr
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CanuckRover

Ontario (Canada)

3.18/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

Very light amber. Not much in the way of lacings.

Fruity on the nose, leans towards apricots.

Pretty juicy malt, standard fruity malt flavours throughout. Bit buttery. Hops add a certain citrus touch to the finish.

A pretty run-of-the-mill bitter, there are better, there are worse.

Serving type: cask

04-14-2011 16:18:04 | More by CanuckRover
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Wildman

Ohio

3.1/5  rDev -0.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

This bitter is not as good as the Old Pec'. Bitters take a bit of getting used to drinking in England, but once you do, this is one of the decent ones. The color is not bad but the overall flavor could be better.

Serving type: on-tap

05-29-2002 20:26:33 | More by Wildman
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JohnQVD

New York

3/5  rDev -3.8%

08-21-2013 22:52:58 | More by JohnQVD
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Mattias

Sweden

3/5  rDev -3.8%

04-08-2014 18:36:07 | More by Mattias
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rastaman

United Kingdom (England)

2.48/5  rDev -20.5%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 2.5

Pretty ordinary stuff, grainy thin-ness, some light citric hops, watery limp palate, some bitterness, which makes up for the rest, watery, non-eventful finish. Not the worst bitter, but certainly not great. Had it cask at some pub in Wimbledon, London.

Serving type: cask

09-18-2003 00:47:38 | More by rastaman
Theakston Best Bitter from T & R Theakston Ltd.
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