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Young's Special London Ale - Wells & Young's Ltd

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Young's Special London AleYoung's Special London Ale

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BA SCORE
88
very good

420 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 420
Reviews: 327
rAvg: 3.95
pDev: 11.14%
Wants: 39
Gots: 20 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Wells & Young's Ltd visit their website
United Kingdom (England)

Style | ABV
Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB) |  6.40% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 01-14-2001

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Clear amber body big frothy white head

Aromas of golden syrup with slight citrus fruit

That syrup element is there like a sponge pud but not sickly that goes full on malt and ends on swift bitter kick

Easy drinking deceptive for the strength

good straight up tasty ale

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Young's Special London Ale from Wells & Young's Ltd
88 out of 100 based on 420 ratings.