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Wells Bombardier (English Premium Bitter) - Wells & Young's Ltd

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Wells Bombardier (English Premium Bitter)Wells Bombardier (English Premium Bitter)

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BA SCORE
86
very good

722 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 722
Reviews: 401
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 12.11%
Wants: 10
Gots: 18 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Wells & Young's Ltd visit their website
United Kingdom (England)

Style | ABV
Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB) |  5.20% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: xlperro on 10-23-2001)
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brewskifan55

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Poured up at the Ale House, Bath England while watching the Olympic torch proceedings coupled with the Colorado shooting.

A: Amber with a half finger head that dissipates rather quickly. Some lacing.

S: Malt, oily, caramel, toffee.

T: rustic; malts, peppers, sweet. A nice malt/hop combination that gives a clean finish.

M: Light with low carbonation.

O: Very sessionable.

Serving type: cask

07-30-2012 18:06:53 | More by brewskifan55
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Wells Bombardier (English Premium Bitter) from Wells & Young's Ltd
86 out of 100 based on 722 ratings.