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Old Burton - Galbraith's Alehouse

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Old Burton
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Reviews: 1
Hads: 1
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: n/a
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Galbraith's Alehouse visit their website
New Zealand (Aotearoa)

Style | ABV
Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB) |  6.30% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: hbis2gut on 05-14-2010

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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Beer: Reviews & Ratings
Reviews: 1 | Hads: 1
Reviews by hbis2gut:
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3.76/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

This beer came out of the cask crystal clear with a color beyond deep gold heading toward copper. A good, nearly white head that dies quickly seems to be standard here. A medium, drinkable body has rich apricot flavors blended with toasted malt with a good hop nose and flavor that lasts throughout. I'm guessing they use standard English hops here. Low to medium bitterness but with an assertive floral scent and flavor. There is a slight metallic astringency that I found actually helped balance the fruitiness of this beer. This was their only offering where I found the alcohol to be evident in the taste of the beer. It was sweet and bitter simultaneously with a faint bubblegum aftertaste. Very enjoyable. (711 characters)

Old Burton from Galbraith's Alehouse
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