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Boddingtons Pub Ale - Boddingtons

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Boddingtons Pub AleBoddingtons Pub Ale

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BA SCORE
73
okay

2,135 Ratings
THE BROS
54
awful

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Ratings: 2,135
Reviews: 1,041
rAvg: 3.19
pDev: 20.69%
Wants: 14
Gots: 82 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Boddingtons visit their website
United Kingdom (England)

Style | ABV
English Pale Ale |  4.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Todd on 10-20-2001)
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lehueve

Mexico

3.25/5  rDev +1.9%

11-04-2013 23:43:55 | More by lehueve
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3.25/5  rDev +1.9%

03-18-2013 17:56:06 | More by Celtics76
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AudioGilz

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev +1.9%

08-20-2013 20:33:36 | More by AudioGilz
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shelby415

Oregon

3.25/5  rDev +1.9%

02-12-2012 07:20:45 | More by shelby415
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BraveGator

Georgia

3.25/5  rDev +1.9%

03-14-2012 23:19:00 | More by BraveGator
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Admiraldinty

Massachusetts

3.25/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Poured an orange with a big cascading fluffy head. Clean smelling with some flowery and estery scents, but not too much more. Very smooth tasting. Some toasted malt and very mild hops. There is a tea-like aftertaste that I really was not keen on at all. Maybe this is the grain tannins the bros. write of. I'd say this is a good session beer, although I don't know that I'd buy it again. I'm positive there are better pub ales out there like Abbot, etc.

Serving type: bottle

02-13-2003 19:36:11 | More by Admiraldinty
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darthweef

California

3.25/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

A: Nice pour, and cascading head gives a nice draught appearance despite it coming from a can. Yellow/Cream appearance with a creamy head.

S: Smell is extremely subtle, unless the it goes bad. Then it smells kind of nasty.

T: Very vanilla, and not a whole ton of taste. Good beer to drink if you will be drinking something better later, and don't want to spoil your palate.

M: Smooth, & creamy.

D: Very very very easy to drink, and not a bad way to spend the evening.

Serving type: nitro-can

07-20-2009 20:57:41 | More by darthweef
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botham

New York

3.25/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2 | overall: 3

pint nitro can poured into a nonic pint. pours a clear amber color with a single finger of ultra tight creamy head, standard from a nitro can. takes about 20 seconds to settle out. moderate lacings.

aroma is grainy, with an almost stale quality, and mild fruit notes of banana and apple. caramel malts also show through, acting as a base for the grain and fruit. distant hops could be present, if at all, along with a overall sweet, almost honey-like chracter to the whole profile.

taste is malty and lightly sweet up front, with the notes of caramel malts and a touch of honey come through, with fruit notes of banana and apple present at mid-palate, with a finish of very distant roasted malt and residual munich like malts.

mouthfeel is flat and thin. not impressive. medium bodied and watery in texture, this brew falls short of anything special on the palate.

drinkability is decent. the flavors and aromas here create nice profiles, but the mouthfeel just kills the enjoyment. a bit of CO2 and a thicker body would really make this brew come alive in the mouth.

Serving type: nitro-can

04-28-2008 22:48:33 | More by botham
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5lat5ive

North Carolina

3.25/5  rDev +1.9%

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aqualung23

Pennsylvania

3.25/5  rDev +1.9%

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eduardolinhalis

Switzerland

3.25/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Pint glass served from the tap.

A: Light amber color. One finger white and creamy bubbled head. Medium retention and few lacings

S: Mild smell of caramel malts. Bit grassy hops

T: Follows the nose. Sweet caramel malts followed by a light taste of hops. Mild bitter end. Traditional British ale

M: Very light and watery body. Low carbonation. A little bit molasses. High drinkability

O: Good British ale specimen. To enjoy in the pub

Serving type: on-tap

05-19-2011 20:59:30 | More by eduardolinhalis
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Trelane

Georgia

3.25/5  rDev +1.9%

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Arizona

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9InchNails

New Jersey

3.25/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Nice creamy white head. Light copper color. Not much carbonation going on by the looks of it. Nice looking beer from the Draughtflow System that gives it, its nice creamy head.

Mostly grain in the aroma with some grass. Nothing really amazing about the smell.

Grain, some grass, bread, biscuits, the slightest toasted flavor, and mellow hops. Also I taste a faint metal flavor.

Mouth feel is nice and creamy, yet light enough on the belly to make this a session beer. It leaves the mouth feeling moist. Carbonation is almost nonexistent.

I haven't had this beer in a long time, maybe about two years ago when I thought this was a quality beer. Now that I know they're so many choices of great beer, this one kind of falls short since my palate has changed so much. The highlight to this ale is the look and feel. Taste is average, it's not horrible. The flavors are not as in your face as I like them to be. This is a good BBQ beer to have with friends. Alcohol content is on the lower side so you can definitely session it.

Serving type: nitro-can

07-04-2011 21:02:14 | More by 9InchNails
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Colorado

3.25/5  rDev +1.9%

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New York

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