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Boddingtons Pub Ale - Boddingtons

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Boddingtons Pub AleBoddingtons Pub Ale

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2,248 Ratings

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Ratings: 2,248
Reviews: 1,050
rAvg: 3.18
pDev: 20.75%
Wants: 20
Gots: 119 | 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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3/5  rDev -5.7%

DruC4, Jun 18, 2012
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2.75/5  rDev -13.5%

MAUEX_MFA, Jun 15, 2012
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3.43/5  rDev +7.9%

This is nice rich amber color with a solid creamy looking head. The head retention is exception stays big a foamy the whole time.

The smell is very faint although from what I could get it was malty and a little bitter and hoppy.

The taste is bitter and a little bit sweet, feels kind of watered down.

The mouthfeel is silky smooth and thick with very little carbonation.

Overall this is the thickest creamiest beer I've had but the taste is just ok kind of boring. I did enjoy it though all the same.

Not as good as Bass and no way near as good as Sam Smith's.

Dave1999, Jun 14, 2012
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4.75/5  rDev +49.4%

FLBEERGUY25, Jun 12, 2012
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Drk93TT, Jun 12, 2012
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mcss, Jun 09, 2012
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2.5/5  rDev -21.4%

trstar87, Jun 04, 2012
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crobinso, Jun 03, 2012
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2.75/5  rDev -13.5%

ElGato33, Jun 01, 2012
3/5  rDev -5.7%

TEAMHOLT, May 31, 2012
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4/5  rDev +25.8%

cshull, May 30, 2012
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2.5/5  rDev -21.4%

WynnO, May 30, 2012
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3.43/5  rDev +7.9%

Into a pint glass:

A: pale golden brown colored body yielding a pure white one finger head tops the pint and an off-colored slightly tan level appears separate from the golden pale brown body and rises to disappear in the head. Barely any carbonation is seen rising. Even after several sips, the head stays throughout most of the beer. No rings are left.

S: as many times as I smelled it even after it warmed, there still wasn't anything there.

T: bitter malts yield a subtle sweetness that tickles some slightly floral tones yet helps to bring out a breadiness that tells my palate to have more. Some banana also comes out.

M: light with low carbonation. It leaves a wet feel. Still, its smooth and creamy.

O: my only disappointment is the smell. Everything else is well done. I would have this again as long as I'm not forced to smell it (not like that would do anything because there's nothing there).

BeerKangaroo, May 30, 2012
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Boddingtons Pub Ale from Boddingtons
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