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Fuller's London Pride - Fuller Smith & Turner PLC

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BA SCORE
87
very good

2,086 Ratings
THE BROS
93
outstanding

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Ratings: 2,086
Reviews: 988
rAvg: 3.94
pDev: 12.18%
Wants: 74
Gots: 168 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Fuller Smith & Turner PLC 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: BeerAdvocate on 02-01-2001)
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3.92/5  rDev -0.5%

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4.75/5  rDev +20.6%

This is what I think of when I think of English Bitters. Beautiful reddish brown color with a nice rich head of foam. Clean peppery taste with a warm bitter aftertaste.

This was the best bear I had in England this trip.

byronhicks, Sep 29, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -11.2%

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3.6/5  rDev -8.6%

anthony-martinez, Sep 28, 2014
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3.96/5  rDev +0.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

SERVING: Bottle


A:
Pours a clear copper with a nice two fingers of off-white head that gassily settles over a minute and a half or so to pretty nice cap . Decent retention; some bits of lacing. (3.75)

S:
Bready and sweet. White pepper, bubblegum, brown sugar, biscuit, minerals. (4)

T:
Fresh and clean with a mineral character. Bread, lemon, tea-like astringency, pepper, slight medicinal tinge at the end. (4)

M:
Light-medium body, well-carbonated, almost thin, very drinkable, nice spicy finish. (3.75)

O:
Very nice approachable yet complex English Ale.
This is a surprisingly zesty, yeasty, spicy ale with a hard water quality to that is quite drinkable.
Pours nice enough and features a really phenolic, spicy nose and a dry prickly taste. Very drinkable and a good fall beer.
Would have again; good beer to try, great inoffensive beer for people trying to get into better beer. (4)

TheDoctor, Sep 28, 2014
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4.03/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured into an English pint glass.

A- Burly, frothy pale white head, persists well. Lace is abundant. The body is slightly hazy and copper in color. 4.5

S- Sweet and biscuity or cracker-like, with a floral and grassy hop aroma. 4

T- Sweet caramel is balanced by a dry cracker flavor and grassy hops. Floral hops make up the finish. 4

M- Creamy and medium-bodied with mild bitterness and a bit of dryness. The sweetness is light and pleasant. 4

An enjoyable beer that I can easily toss back, yet still find some good flavor in.

ONovoMexicano, Sep 26, 2014
Fuller's London Pride from Fuller Smith & Turner PLC
87 out of 100 based on 2,086 ratings.