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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
85
very good

731 Ratings
THE BROS
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 731
Reviews: 401
rAvg: 3.79
pDev: 12.14%
Wants: 11
Gots: 23 | 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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malloyca

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4.45/5  rDev +17.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 5

Amber to brown in color, but clear with visible carbonation. The buoyant 3/4" head began to dissipate quickly, but then settled into a foamy coating that lingered while I drank the rest of the beer. Very prominent caramel and toffee aromas carry over to the palate; and there is a pleasant balance of these flavors along with some nutty flavors against some toasted malt and dry hoppiness. This is a medium to light bodied beer that is a great food beer -- English pub fare or anything else fried.

Serving type: bottle

06-10-2010 01:56:00 | More by malloyca
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Wells Bombardier (English Premium Bitter) from Wells & Young's Ltd
85 out of 100 based on 731 ratings.