Fallen Angel Bitter
Jämtlands Bryggeri AB

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Style:
English Bitter
ABV:
5%
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Avg:
3.74 | pDev: 8.82%
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5
Ratings:
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4/5  rDev +7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Bought at the swedish Systembolaget.

Appearance: The bottle is pretty dull I think, like the rest of the bottles I've seen from this brewery. The liquid is bronce red with a thick foam leaving some rests.

Smell: Sweet, citrus and some bitterness

Taste: Fresh some kind of "soapy" taste with a nice bitterness. The aftertaste stays in your mouth leaving a bitter and nice feel.

Mouthfeel: Medium body, medium carbonation.

Drinkability: I would say rather high, I don't have so much expericence in this type of beer but I must say this is a good one!

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Photo of bark
4.3/5  rDev +15%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.5

The first beer I reviewed at BA was a bottle of Fallen Angel some three and a half years ago. I’ll guess it is time to revisit this Swedish bitter.

The beer pours with a fizzing sound; the colour is deep amber and the off white two finger head leaves some lacing. The liquid is somewhat cloudy.

The mild smell is bitter and malty; some fruity hints of apricots and matured apples. Some dry bitter notes of minerals and bitter almonds.

The flavours of malt and hops are deliciously balanced: Bread-like fresh malt with sweet notes and creamy fruity bitterness. The aftertaste got matured notes of boiled meat, dark bread, sweet apples, some syrup and a descending fruity bitterness.

The carbonation is medium strong with small creamy bubbles. The liquid is creamy.

Over all, a very balanced and drinkable beer. As an English bitter is supposed to be!

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3.68/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

16oz. bottle, hauled back from Sweden.

Clear, golden colored fluid. Large off white head.

Bitter in taste (amazing!), grassy in character. Sweet picks up after a bit, and shows apricots and floral notes. Just a bit of honey to balance the bitter.

Light in body, with medium + carbonation. Drying.

Overall, a nice bitter. I probably liked it because it leaned more towards bitter than balanced. This probably puts it closer to an IPA. Would certainly drink again...if in Sweden.

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3.63/5  rDev -2.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Expiration date 10/06. Thanks Madsberg. Foamy on top of dark copper. Malt and hop in aroma. Citrus, licorice, and nuttiness flavour, very drinkable, medium body. Bitterness dominates, but it is a medium one, with drying finish. Satisfying aftertaste. Appropriate carbonation.

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3.58/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

A very nice beer, bitter and hoppy, with a nice slightly bready malt flavour. Nice spicy hops in the finish, also a slight bit citric, dry-ish finish, generally light in body, but quite full-flavoured, and perhaps a nice session bitter, enjoyable to taste and quaff. Solid.

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Fallen Angel Bitter from Jämtlands Bryggeri AB
Beer rating: 3.74 out of 5 with 6 ratings