Manchester Rambler | J.W. Lees & Co (Brewers) Ltd

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Brewed by:
J.W. Lees & Co (Brewers) Ltd
United Kingdom (England) | website

Style: English Bitter

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 3.80%

Availability: Rotating

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Added by wl0307 on 12-16-2007

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

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2.74/5  rDev n/a
look: 4 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 2

Tasted by a half-pint at "The Moon Under Water", a JDW pub next to Leicester Square in central London.

A: bright reddish amber in colour, coming with a lasting off-white froth and low fizziness.
S: Fuggle's earthy hops come quite fresh and lively, but somehow are quickly superseded by sour-sweet, pear-ish and apple-ish, fruitiness as in a not-so-fresh cask ale...
T: upfront comes a buttery note, semi-plum acidity, and pears, plus grilled sliced apples... restrained hop-bitterness stays in the end, slightly reminiscent of Chinese roasted teas. Overall, it tastes pretty dull...
M&D: semi-flat in the texture, and rather thin. Overall, everything in this glass gives a sign that this is not from a pretty fresh cask, but even if it was on form, I suspect the flavour profile would be any less lacklustre...

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Manchester Rambler from J.W. Lees & Co (Brewers) Ltd
2.74 out of 5 based on 1 ratings.
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