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Theakston Best Bitter - T & R Theakston Ltd.

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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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Photo of rastaman
2.48/5  rDev -20.5%

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.

rastaman, Sep 18, 2003
Photo of EmperorBevis
3.25/5  rDev +4.2%

EmperorBevis, Nov 01, 2013
Photo of Wildman
3.1/5  rDev -0.6%

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.

Wildman, May 29, 2002
Photo of Mattias
3/5  rDev -3.8%

Mattias, Apr 08, 2014
Photo of ybnorml
3.6/5  rDev +15.4%

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.

ybnorml, Jun 27, 2004
Photo of endless1408
3.25/5  rDev +4.2%

endless1408, Jun 05, 2014
Photo of JohnQVD
3/5  rDev -3.8%

JohnQVD, Aug 21, 2013
Photo of CanuckRover
3.18/5  rDev +1.9%

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.

CanuckRover, Apr 14, 2011
Photo of dmcclurejr
3.25/5  rDev +4.2%

dmcclurejr, Nov 08, 2012
Theakston Best Bitter from T & R Theakston Ltd.
- out of 100 based on 9 ratings.