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Fuller's 1845 - Fuller Smith & Turner PLC

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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

975 Ratings
THE BROS
91
outstanding

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Ratings: 975
Reviews: 674
rAvg: 4.11
pDev: 9.98%
Wants: 73
Gots: 36 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Fuller Smith & Turner PLC visit their website
United Kingdom (England)

Style | ABV
English Strong Ale |  6.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 09-16-2000)
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3.5/5  rDev -14.8%

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

AndreBileski, Jul 02, 2014
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3.88/5  rDev -5.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

500 mL bottle poured into a straight-sided glass.

Appearance - Deep brown with some reddish flecks. Nice off-white head. Settles to a medium collar.

Smell - Kinda generically malty. Lightly fruity. Very light hop aroma.

Taste - Toasty and caramel malt. Bitterness comes and goes. Finishes with a dry woody bitterness.

Mouthfeel - Medium body. Medium low carbonation.

Overall - As with many of these beers, it's greater than the sum of its parts. A very pleasant beer.

Alieniloquium, Jun 30, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

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4/5  rDev -2.7%

bobmus, Jun 08, 2014
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4.05/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Mahogany color with a thick beige head with medium retention and leaving laces.
Nice malty aroma with notes of English hops, cinnamon, dry fruits and caramels.
Bold flavor with notes of charred oak, caramel, raisins, multiple spices, lots of earthy hops, light tangy citrus, molasses, cocoa, tea leaves, their trademark yeast and crust bread. Quite dry and bitter aftertaste.
Medium body with weak carbonation.
This is a very fine Ale, very well crafted and bold on flavors with good complexity. Above my initial expectations. A must for malt lovers.

FLima, Jun 08, 2014
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Fuller's 1845 from Fuller Smith & Turner PLC
90 out of 100 based on 975 ratings.