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Brakspear Oxford Gold - W.H. Brakspear & Sons plc

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83
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88 Ratings
THE BROS
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(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 88
Reviews: 45
rAvg: 3.64
pDev: 12.64%
Wants: 3
Gots: 1 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
W.H. Brakspear & Sons plc visit their website
United Kingdom (England)

Style | ABV
English Pale Mild Ale |  4.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: bark on 11-16-2007)
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DaftCaskBC

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4.1/5  rDev +12.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

A gift from a family friend from the UK.

A: Hazy amber liquid with a slight 1/4" cream coloured head that dissipated quickly.

S: honey, yeast and grass.

T: Honey, grass, marmalade, wood, grapefruit rind.

M: Medium viscosity and a low level of carbonation.

O: Surprisingly tasty flavour given that this ale uses Golding, Styrian Golding, Fuggle and Admiral Hops.

Serving type: bottle

08-29-2013 00:32:03 | More by DaftCaskBC
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Brakspear Oxford Gold from W.H. Brakspear & Sons plc
83 out of 100 based on 88 ratings.