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Boddingtons Pub Ale - Boddingtons

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2,373 Ratings

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Ratings: 2,373
Reviews: 1,058
rAvg: 3.18
pDev: 20.75%
Wants: 24
Gots: 156 | 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%

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2/5  rDev -37.1%

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3/5  rDev -5.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +41.5%

Boddingtons is an excellent ale. Mellow hops and a creamy body make it light, yet with plenty of flavor. One can detect a little bit of toffee, a slight sour note, and slightly bitter finish (somewhat like the skunky flavor of Heineken). This flurry of flavor combined with low carbonation makes them go down fast. My only complaint is that they only come in 4 packs!

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3/5  rDev -5.7%

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4/5  rDev +25.8%

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4.3/5  rDev +35.2%

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4.5/5  rDev +41.5%

This is my go-to at the local pub. Delicious and creamy!

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2.5/5  rDev -21.4%

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1.5/5  rDev -52.8%

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2.5/5  rDev -21.4%

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2/5  rDev -37.1%

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3.3/5  rDev +3.8%

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4/5  rDev +25.8%

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2/5  rDev -37.1%

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3.25/5  rDev +2.2%

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5/5  rDev +57.2%

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3/5  rDev -5.7%

Photo of SomethingClever
3.38/5  rDev +6.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3

poured into a pint glass

A: on nitro so the initial pour looks beautiful but when it clears it's pretty straight forward clear straw colored laced the glass nicely as a nitro beer should

S: very mild smells up front crackery and bready

T: this hits your tongue and the taste is very muted then you swallow and you pick up some toasted breads and maybe a touch of Carmel

M: I do not like nitro beers much if gives them a flat feel to me but this was creamy, like most beers of this style tend to be

O: while I wouldn't drive to the bar to get this one, I was surprised by the nice finish on the beer other than that the beer is fairly forgettable.

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2.83/5  rDev -11%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Amber color with a thick thin head that keeps a constant plate.
Tangy fruity aroma with notes of papaya.
Similarly, sweet fruity flavor with notes of papaya, cinnamon, maybe nuts, some corn and a floral hint.
Rather creamy body with mild carbonation. A bit watery when carbonation runs down.
Not sure I would call it the fair Guinness. It is a bit overly sweet and lacks complexity.

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4.25/5  rDev +33.6%

Enjoyable for buying in a can. (I prefer draft.) Relatively smooth and creamy pour.

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3/5  rDev -5.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +41.5%

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2.56/5  rDev -19.5%

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2.5/5  rDev -21.4%

Boddingtons Pub Ale from Boddingtons
74 out of 100 based on 2,373 ratings.