Boddingtons Pub Ale | Boddingtons

Boddingtons Pub AleBoddingtons Pub Ale
2,845 Ratings
Boddingtons Pub AleBoddingtons Pub Ale

Brewed by:
England, United Kingdom

Style: English Pale Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.70%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by Todd on 10-20-2001

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3/5  rDev -5.7%

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3/5  rDev -5.7%

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3/5  rDev -5.7%

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3/5  rDev -5.7%

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3/5  rDev -5.7%

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3/5  rDev -5.7%

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3/5  rDev -5.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

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2.5/5  rDev -21.4%

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2/5  rDev -37.1%

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3/5  rDev -5.7%

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5/5  rDev +57.2%

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3/5  rDev -5.7%

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2.5/5  rDev -21.4%

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3/5  rDev -5.7%

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3/5  rDev -5.7%

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3.07/5  rDev -3.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Poured from a draft into a 20-oz. imperial glass at Hooley’s in La Mesa, Calif. Color was pale honey orange. Tons of head on the initial pour, the most I’ve seen of all the beers I’ve rated so far. Plenty of cloudy, frothy lacing on the top. Cloudy, creamy film on the sides.

Smelled of caramel bitter malts. Reminded me an awful lot of a pilsner. A tad bit buttery.

Initial taste was creamy and bitter up front, giving way to a smooth aftertaste. Bitter finish on the tongue after. Had an apple taste in there as well.

Medium body. Creamy texture. Soft-to-average carbonation. Long and bitter finish. Smooth.

I wasn’t that big of a fan of this beer, especially as the beer went on.

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4/5  rDev +25.8%

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3/5  rDev -5.7%

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3.5/5  rDev +10.1%

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5/5  rDev +57.2%

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2.5/5  rDev -21.4%

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2/5  rDev -37.1%

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3.31/5  rDev +4.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

A: The beer is crystal clear yellow in color and has a slight amount of visible carbonation. It poured with a finger high creamy and dense white head that has excellent retention properties and consistently covered the surface.
S: There are light aromas of fruity yeast and grainy malts in the nose.
T: The taste has flavors of biscuit and buttery malts along with some hints of apples and sweetness. Only a slight amount of bitterness is noticeable towards the finish.
M: It feels light- to medium-bodied and smooth and creamy on the palate with a moderate amount of carbonation.
O: This beer goes down very easily and can be considered sessionable.

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2.76/5  rDev -13.2%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

i have had Bodddingtons in a can and had thought not that much of it. when i had it off tap i was very impressed. It pours very nice and has a great pale yellow has a very nice head to it, very creamy. It taste bitter like you would expect but has a very nice creamyness to it. the only down side i found is how low its ABV is. it could have a bit more bitterness too. i think this beer is a very good intro bitter beer if you have not had a lot of bitter beers.

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3/5  rDev -5.7%

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