Young's Special London Ale | Wells & Young's Ltd

BA SCORE
88
very good
440 Ratings
Young's Special London AleYoung's Special London Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Wells & Young's Ltd
England, United Kingdom
wellsandyoungs.co.uk

Style: Extra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.40%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 01-14-2001

BEER STATS
Ratings:
440
Reviews:
329
Avg:
3.95
pDev:
11.14%
 
 
Wants:
46
Gots:
29
For Trade:
0
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look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

500 ml. bottle. It pours a deep golden to amber colour, with a medium head that leaves both good crown and lace. Smell is fruity, apples, bananas?) Smoky, caramel, citrus. Great body, full and creamy palate. Taste of fruits, resine, caramel. Really good.

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Clear amber body big frothy white head

Aromas of golden syrup with slight citrus fruit

That syrup element is there like a sponge pud but not sickly that goes full on malt and ends on swift bitter kick

Easy drinking deceptive for the strength

good straight up tasty ale

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Young's Special London Ale from Wells & Young's Ltd
3.95 out of 5 based on 440 ratings.
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