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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

2,225 Ratings
THE BROS
54
awful

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Ratings: 2,225
Reviews: 1,049
rAvg: 3.19
pDev: 20.69%
Wants: 18
Gots: 106 | 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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Ratings: 2,225 | Reviews: 1,049 | Display Reviews Only:
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mshanecrowe

Mississippi

1.5/5  rDev -53%

06-22-2012 21:43:29 | More by mshanecrowe
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tomis850

Maryland

4/5  rDev +25.4%

06-22-2012 20:17:41 | More by tomis850
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BigRedGator

Georgia

4.43/5  rDev +38.9%

This is a full-bodied ale, but very smooth and refreshing. The can produces a lot of head, but it's part of the experience. Serve very cold, either alone or with hearty foods, such as steaks or other meats on the grill. This beer has the ultimate draught can ~ it only pales in comparison to the real thing. On tap, this is my absolute favorite beer. It's as smooth and refreshing as a cool glass of water on a hot day, but full and rich as any quality brewed pale ale. This beer is my standard.

06-22-2012 14:40:39 | More by BigRedGator
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carteravebrew

Colorado

3.25/5  rDev +1.9%

06-19-2012 21:34:40 | More by carteravebrew
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Vevoda478


4/5  rDev +25.4%

06-19-2012 20:12:02 | More by Vevoda478
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bluedelta32


5/5  rDev +56.7%

06-19-2012 06:38:09 | More by bluedelta32
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Hopfenpeter

Maryland

2.98/5  rDev -6.6%

Poured a clear medium ti dark gold and builds a creamy white head, about one finger high. Dissipates slow, leaving some lacing.
Weak smell of some faint fruity hops.
The taste is very malty, bread and some bitter hops in the back.
A light bodied ale that has a little stale feel to it. Not my taste.

06-19-2012 02:25:14 | More by Hopfenpeter
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DruC4

Michigan

3/5  rDev -6%

06-18-2012 20:21:00 | More by DruC4
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RoryOMoore

New Jersey

2.5/5  rDev -21.6%

06-16-2012 07:45:54 | More by RoryOMoore
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MAUEX_MFA

Alaska

2.75/5  rDev -13.8%

06-15-2012 22:09:19 | More by MAUEX_MFA
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Dave1999

North Carolina

3.43/5  rDev +7.5%

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.

06-14-2012 01:02:42 | More by Dave1999
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FLBEERGUY25

Florida

4.75/5  rDev +48.9%

06-12-2012 05:26:42 | More by FLBEERGUY25
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Drk93TT

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev +33.2%

06-12-2012 01:55:14 | More by Drk93TT
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madkat07

Illinois

4.5/5  rDev +41.1%

06-11-2012 21:33:40 | More by madkat07
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mcss

New York

3.5/5  rDev +9.7%

06-09-2012 03:05:17 | More by mcss
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trstar87

Illinois

2.5/5  rDev -21.6%

06-04-2012 18:32:37 | More by trstar87
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crobinso

Colorado

2.5/5  rDev -21.6%

06-03-2012 16:22:54 | More by crobinso
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ElGato33

California

2.75/5  rDev -13.8%

06-01-2012 21:30:38 | More by ElGato33
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TEAMHOLT

North Carolina

3/5  rDev -6%

05-31-2012 14:22:19 | More by TEAMHOLT
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cshull

Pennsylvania

4/5  rDev +25.4%

05-30-2012 23:40:31 | More by cshull
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WynnO

Florida

2.5/5  rDev -21.6%

05-30-2012 06:15:32 | More by WynnO
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BeerKangaroo

Alaska

3.43/5  rDev +7.5%

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).

05-30-2012 00:09:08 | More by BeerKangaroo
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OriolesFan1008

Maryland

3/5  rDev -6%

05-29-2012 17:54:46 | More by OriolesFan1008
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dbkuether


3.75/5  rDev +17.6%

05-28-2012 14:18:08 | More by dbkuether
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javi10653


2.75/5  rDev -13.8%

05-27-2012 23:28:15 | More by javi10653
Boddingtons Pub Ale from Boddingtons
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