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

Brakspear Oxford GoldBrakspear Oxford Gold

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BA SCORE
82
good

82 Ratings
THE BROS
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no score

(send 'em beer!)
Ratings: 82
Reviews: 45
rAvg: 3.62
pDev: 12.71%


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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Reviews by thierrynantes:
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thierrynantes

France

3.85/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Beer bottle (50 cl.) purchased from La Cave de l'Inattendu, tasted in 2012.

Appearance : amber color, with white foam head.
Smell : hoppy and malt aromas.
Taste & mouthfeel : flowery hops and roasted malts flavors with low bitterness.
Drinkability : a good beer in the style English Pale mild Ale.

Serving type: bottle

10-14-2012 18:25:30 | More by thierrynantes
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A delicious holiday discovery. All round nice easy drinking beer now brewed at Wychwood Brewery. All Brakspear's copper tanks were moved over to the Wychwood Brewery to maintain the same process and flavour. Apparently the yeast dates back to 1776? A unique old school ale.

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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.

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Brakspear Oxford Gold from W.H. Brakspear & Sons plc
82 out of 100 based on 82 ratings.