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Duchy Originals Organic English Ale | Wychwood Brewery Company Ltd

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3.59/5
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202 Ratings
Duchy Originals Organic English AleDuchy Originals Organic English Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Wychwood Brewery Company Ltd
England, United Kingdom
wychwood.co.uk

Style: Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Brewed for HRH The Prince of Wales's Dutchy Originals (duchyoriginals.com) with profits donated to HRH’s Charitable Foundations. Made with organic barley including some from the Home Farm at Highgrove (princeofwales.gov.uk)—the country home of HRH.

Added by rastaman on 09-29-2003

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#37,658
Reviews:
180
Ratings:
202
pDev:
12.81%
Bros Score:
3.8
 
 
Wants:
4
Gots:
1
Trade:
0
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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Bottled and sadly missing bottle conditioning to make it truly organic and give it the flavour it truly required
Pours an okay amber beer with little in the way of aroma or flavour

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Pour presents a super murky brown colored ale with a finger of white head.
Aroma is a musty, nondescript wash of earthy notes, and a noticeable presence of skunk from age and light.
The flavors are bland, just a dirty mesh of earthy mess.
The mouthfeel has little to no carbination.

This one is not worth me drinking really, and i do not think it will.

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look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

A: Orange - amber hue color, with a constant layer of littles bubbles on top with medium to low carbonation and a 4 fingers head that dissipates slowly with small white bubbles. Not totally translucent, light can pass throw even it is not very bright it looks nice.

S: The smell is really sweet almost like caramel or honey, very intense but not to malty or barley, even it is nice some gains were expected and at least some hops in the aroma.

T: Very tasty goo flavor, complex with a nice combination between sweetness and bitterness a difference from smell you can feel some cereal barley tasting and some hops and again the honey sweetness for a balanced and pleasant combination.

M: The ending is really good, lasting for enough time, leaving a dry sensation on the throat.

D: Complex and at the same time not really easy to drink.

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Duchy Originals Organic English Ale from Wychwood Brewery Company Ltd
Beer rating: 3.59 out of 5 with 202 ratings
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