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English Bitter

The Bitter style came from brewers who wanted to differentiate these ales from other mild brews, enter pale malts and more hops. Most are gold to copper in colour and are light bodied. Low carbonation. Alcohol should be low and not perceived. Hop bitterness is moderate to assertive. Most have a fruitiness in the aroma and flavor, diacetyl can also be present. These are traditionally served cask conditioned, but many breweries have bottled versions.

Average alcohol by volume (abv) range: 3.0-5.0%   [ ? ] 

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Style Examples - 51 to 100 (out of 2203) - Ordered by # Reviews
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Name Brewery ABV Avg Ratings > Bros
Hooky BitterHook Norton Brewery Co. Ltd.3.503.8957-
Sierra Nevada Best Bitter AleSierra Nevada Brewing Co.4.603.7357-
Jeffrey Hudson BitterOakham Ales / The Brewery Tap3.804.0156-
Apparition AleMoon River Brewing Company4.803.5356-
BronzeThe Celt Experience4.503.7153-
Hopping HareBadger Brewery, Hall and Woodhouse4.503.4752-
Old Leg OverDaleside Brewery4.103.5451-
SOB (Special Old Bitter)Pump House Brewery5.003.8251-
St. Peter's Organic Best BitterSt. Peter's Brewery Co Ltd4.103.8750100
Anvil AleIron Hill Brewery & Restaurant4.803.7149-
Chapter XXXIX: Return Of The Lambton DragonInsight Brewing4.103.7348-
Courage Best BitterWells & Young's Ltd4.003.0746-
Native StormThe Celt Experience4.403.6145-
Bedarö BitterNynäshamns Ångbryggeri4.503.9345-
Murray's Punch & JudyMurray's Craft Brewing Co.3.903.8543-
Boltmaker (formerly Best Bitter)Timothy Taylor & Co. Limited4.004.0843-
Uncle Bob BitterRiverwalk Brewing4.503.3943-
Licht & LustigBrouwerij De Molen4.503.7242-
BarnseyBath Ales Ltd4.503.7842-
Black Sheep Best BitterBlack Sheep Brewery PLC3.803.6842-
Master Brew Kentish AleShepherd Neame Ltd4.003.3142-
S.O.B. (Special Old Bitter)Wild Rose Brewery & Taproom4.103.4642-
Bachelor BitterDeschutes Brewery5.303.6141-
GoldingsShepherd Neame Ltd4.703.3441-
Brains SABrains4.203.4941-
Young's London Gold (Kew Gold)Wells & Young's Ltd4.503.5340-
Skinner's Betty Stogs BitterSkinner's Brewery4.003.6840-
Banks's BitterMarston's PLC3.703.0940-
Pure UBUPurity Brewing Co4.503.7240-
Adnams GunhillAdnams plc, Sole Bay Brewery4.003.5637-
Bailout BitterHowe Sound Inn & Brewing Company5.003.9437-
FrippTired Hands Brewing Company4.603.9837-
Organic YellowhammerBlack Isle Brewery Co Ltd4.003.7236-
Best BitterDick's Brewing Company5.503.5136-
Bob's Your UncleRound Barn Brewery4.803.2836-
Little Barley BitterBarley John's Brew Pub3.503.5935-
Sassy RedMac's Brewery4.503.6635-
Oliver's Best BitterPratt Street Ale House4.804.0334-
Tomos Watkin Old Style BitterThe Hurns Brewing Co.4.503.6934-
London CallingZero Gravity Craft Brewery / American Flatbread3.503.7334-
Birds & BeesWilliams Brothers Brewing Company5.003.7733-
Butcombe BitterButcombe Brewery Ltd.4.503.9633-
First GoldBadger Brewery, Hall and Woodhouse4.003.3233-
Rousse BitterLa Barberie4.503.5733-
Double DropMarston, Thompson & Evershed, Plc.5.003.2733-
Sussex Best BitterHarvey & Son Ltd.4.003.9132-
John Smith's BitterJohn Smith's Brewery (Heineken UK)3.602.9432-
Harvest PaleCastle Rock Brewery3.803.5731-
Bitchin BitterCambridge Brewing Company4.003.943192
ESBHargreaves Hill Brewing Company5.203.8330-
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