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Wells Sticky Toffee Pudding Ale - Wells & Young's Ltd

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BA SCORE
78
okay

447 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 447
Reviews: 87
rAvg: 3.38
pDev: 15.68%
Wants: 18
Gots: 82 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Wells & Young's Ltd visit their website
United Kingdom (England)

Style | ABV
English Brown Ale |  5.00% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Erik-P on 11-26-2013)
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Photo of Samp01
3.75/5  rDev +10.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Pours a dark ruby brownish clear. with a medium beige head, light lacing. A pleasant aroma of toffee pudding, butterscotch and caramel fill the senses. The aroma carries over to the taste with a flavorful sweet toffee, butterscotch upfront that slowly mellows out on the end with some caramel malt and mild bitter notes for balance on the end. Palate is a medium body with good carbonation, some stickiness on the lips. The finish same as taste with some lingering toffee and butterscotch flavor. This is a good flavorful brew that actually follows thru with its namesake. Overall a tasty and enjoyable brew

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3.29/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Photo of tfsimpkins
5/5  rDev +47.9%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

this was very very good

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3.86/5  rDev +14.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

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3/5  rDev -11.2%

Too thin and too sweet for my liking.

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3.5/5  rDev +3.6%

Not horrible but not great

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4.12/5  rDev +21.9%

Photo of DoubleJ
3.65/5  rDev +8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A beer sounds good right about now. A dessert sounds sound right about now. Why not mix the two together? Wells may have the answer with Sticky Toffee Pudding Ale. Coming out of a 330 ml bottle, onto the beer:

Amber brown colored with hues of toasted orange. Its body is translucent, the head semi-creamy and half an inch thick, and a few spots of lace which cling to the glass. I get the smell of a pleasing dessert from this beer. The caramel accents are sweet and succulent, a note of milk chocolate, and butterscotch. If it tastes like it smells, I have a winner.

The taste doesn't hit the crescendo of the aroma, though it still is a pleaser. The base beer tastes like a bitter-style, while above hit strong caramel and butterscotch flavors. A wave of bittering hops and minerals cleans up the sweet flavor and leaves a vague bitterness and musty aftertaste. Despite being inspired after a pudding, the beer is light bodied and has a gentle buzz of carbonation bubbles.

Wells does dessert, and it's a modest example. It's refreshing to see a change from the common chocolate infused dessert beers on the market.

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Wells Sticky Toffee Pudding Ale from Wells & Young's Ltd
78 out of 100 based on 447 ratings.