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Otter Bitter

PubAddressLast Visit Seen
Rose & CrownSandhurst, Berkshire09 Feb 2018
The Ship InnSandgate, Kent03 Dec 2017
Jolly WoodmanBeckenham, Greater London16 Oct 2017
Anchor InnTintern, Gwent15 Sep 2017
Rock Point InnLyme Regis, Dorset03 Aug 2017
Harbour InnLyme Regis, Dorset03 Aug 2017
Volunteer InnLyme Regis, Dorset01 Aug 2017
The Nags HeadLyme Regis, Dorset30 Jul 2017
The Phoenix TavernFaversham, Kent20 Jul 2017
Fordwich ArmsFordwich, Kent13 Jun 2017
The Black RobinKingston, Kent10 Apr 2017
The Priory HotelDover, Kent17 Dec 2016
Live and Let LiveBringsty Common, Herefordshire14 Oct 2016
Old King's HeadBorough, Central London10 Oct 2016
Talbot ArmsUplyme, Devon04 Aug 2016
Royal Lion HotelLyme Regis, Dorset01 Aug 2016
The RacehorseCarshalton, Greater London13 Jul 2016
The Jolly FenmanBlackfen, Greater London03 Dec 2015
Blacksmiths ArmsWillesborough, Kent14 Nov 2015
The Grape VaultsLeominster, Herefordshire18 Sep 2015
The Station InnWhitby, North Yorkshire15 Sep 2015
The White HorseAlton, Hampshire18 Aug 2015
The Golden HindMusbury, Devon05 Aug 2015
Wye Beer Festival 2015Wye, Kent26 Jun 2015
Old Road TavernChippenham, Wiltshire24 Jun 2015
WaterfrontRamsgate, Kent16 Jun 2015
Anchor InnBeer, Dorset07 Jun 2015
The PeacockCity, Central London02 Jun 2015
Ship InnPorlock, Somerset02 Jun 2015
The New InnCanterbury, Kent23 May 2015
The Edgar WallaceTemple, Central London12 May 2015
The Vaults Cask & KitchenFaversham, Kent15 Apr 2015
Ye Olde LondonCity, Central London11 Feb 2015
Picture PalaceBraintree, Essex09 Nov 2014
Ales Of The UnexpectedWestbrook, Kent03 Oct 2014
The BritanniaRichmond, Greater London06 Sep 2014
The English RoseLuton, Bedfordshire03 Sep 2014
Marquis of WestminsterPimlico, Central London29 Aug 2014
Seagate HotelAppledore, Devon31 May 2014
Brewers ArmsSouth Petherton, Somerset14 May 2014
Hare & HoundsSt Albans, Hertfordshire01 May 2014
The White Horse InnBridge, Kent16 Apr 2014
Devonshire ArmsLangport, Somerset24 Jan 2014
Hole in the WallTorquay, Devon13 Jan 2014
The Ale HouseChelmsford, Essex08 Jan 2014
The Hop PocketBossingham, Kent31 Dec 2013
Royal OakHeavitree, Devon24 Nov 2013
TaproomIslington, Central London09 Nov 2013
The Globe InnChagford, Devon03 Nov 2013
The LyricSoho, Central London01 Nov 2013
Leyton TechnicalLeyton, Greater London03 Oct 2013
The Kings HeadYarmouth, Isle of Wight14 Sep 2013
The Sidings (formerly Reckless Engineer)Bristol, Avon11 Sep 2013
The Colton ArmsEarl's Court, Central London10 Sep 2013
The Old House at HomeWest Wittering, West Sussex27 Aug 2013
Old GeorgeBethnal Green, Greater London05 Aug 2013
The Hare and HoundsSway, Hampshire13 Apr 2013
The One ElmStratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire07 Apr 2013
The Flower PotMaidstone, Kent24 Feb 2013
The Luppitt InnLuppitt, Devon20 Feb 2013
The Vine InnHoniton, Devon20 Feb 2013
Nevill BullBirling, Kent17 Feb 2013
The VineNorwich, Norfolk01 Feb 2013
The Kings ArmsOffham, Kent25 Jan 2013
The Devon ArmsTorquay, Devon15 Jan 2013
The Richmond ArmsGodalming, Surrey13 Jan 2013
The Cat & FiddleRadlett, Hertfordshire26 Dec 2012
The Dolphin HotelPlymouth, Devon06 Dec 2012
The Good IntentPuttenham, Surrey10 Nov 2012
The LambBloomsbury, Central London14 Oct 2012
The KeystoneGuildford, Surrey16 Sep 2012
Old ShipHackney, Greater London29 Aug 2012
The Fat CatNorwich, Norfolk18 Jul 2012
Hare and HoundsPutts Corner, Devon02 Jul 2012
The Foy BoatRamsgate, Kent19 Feb 2012
Blue RaddleDorchester, Dorset29 Oct 2011
Fellows, Morton & Clayton Ltd.Nottingham, Nottinghamshire29 Jul 2011
The Pigs Nose InnEast Prawle, Devon30 Jun 2011
Hooden on the HillWillesborough, Kent29 Jun 2011
Sandy Park InnChagford, Devon21 Jun 2011
The CleaveLustleigh, Devon19 Jun 2011
The Five BellsChelsfield, Greater London30 Apr 2011
Bury Beer Festival 2010Bury, Greater Manchester20 Nov 2010
Robin HoodBlue Bell Hill, Kent26 Jun 2010
Clock HouseChideock, Dorset09 Jun 2010
The Tiger InnBridport, Dorset09 Apr 2010
The Old InnKilmington, Devon15 Jun 2009
Sidmouth ArmsUpottery, Devon09 Jun 2007
The BellBath, Somerset14 Apr 2007
Old HouseIghtham Common, Kent10 Feb 2007
Harbour InnAxmouth, Devon09 Aug 2006
Ship InnAxmouth, Devon09 Aug 2006
Smiles Brewery TapBristol, Avon06 May 2006
The CornubiaBristol, Avon06 May 2006

Tasting Summary

These comments are the opinion of the individual reviewer and represent what they thought of the beer on a particular day in a particular pub. If a review is less favourable, it may be because the beer suffered somewhere in the supply chain between them and the brewery.

Rose & Crown, Sandhurst, Berkshire

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JasonNot Tried09 Feb 2018

The Ship Inn, Sandgate, Kent

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ChrisEGood03 Dec 2017

Jolly Woodman, Beckenham, Greater London

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JasonNot Tried16 Oct 2017

Anchor Inn, Tintern, Gwent

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WittendenNot Tried15 Sep 2017
WittendenNot Tried08 Sep 2017

Rock Point Inn, Lyme Regis, Dorset

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AndrewGood03 Aug 2017

Harbour Inn, Lyme Regis, Dorset

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AndrewGood03 Aug 2017 Quite fresh. Weirdly lager-like.
AndrewExcellent03 Aug 2016 Fresh orangy goodness
AndrewNot Tried03 Aug 2015
AndrewGood30 Jul 2014 Touch too cold but I liked it.
AndrewExcellent29 Jul 2014 Really good condition with lovely orange flavours
AndrewAcceptable09 Aug 2013 Too cold but Otter was definitely in there somewhere
AndrewNot Tried14 Jun 2012
AndrewNot Tried12 Jun 2012
AndrewGood11 Jun 2012 Too cold but refrehing
AndrewNot Tried08 Jun 2011
AndrewNot Tried05 Jun 2011
AndrewNot Tried14 Jun 2009
AndrewNot Tried28 Jul 2005

Volunteer Inn, Lyme Regis, Dorset

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AndrewExcellent01 Aug 2017 Syrupy. Great white pepper hop.

The Nags Head, Lyme Regis, Dorset

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AndrewNot Tried30 Jul 2017 Sark Lark
AndrewNot Tried31 Jul 2016 Badged as Sark Lark
AndrewNot Tried02 Aug 2015
AndrewNot Tried27 Jul 2014 Badged as Sark Lark
AndrewNot Tried11 Aug 2013 Badged as Sark Lark
AndrewNot Tried10 Jun 2012 Badged as Sark Lark
AndrewNot Tried05 Jun 2011 badged as Sark Lark
AndrewNot Tried10 Jun 2010 Badged as Sark Lark
AndrewExcellent07 Jun 2010 Badged as Sark Lark. Excellent condition. Fresh, light citrus and slightly smoky finish.
AndrewNot Tried07 Jun 2010
AndrewGood14 Jun 2009 Badged as Sark Lark. Light brown bitter. Light resins; slightly malty session bitter
AndrewAcceptable24 Jul 2005 A malty brown session bitter. Subtle taste of hops on finish

The Phoenix Tavern, Faversham, Kent

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Philip PirripGood20 Jul 2017 Sweetish
Philip PirripExcellent25 Apr 2017 In great bittersweet nick
Philip PirripNot Tried13 Jul 2016
Philip PirripGood03 Apr 2013 Tasted very malty and yeasty

Fordwich Arms, Fordwich, Kent

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Jack WilliamNot Tried13 Jun 2017

The Black Robin, Kingston, Kent

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BrianNot Tried10 Apr 2017

The Priory Hotel, Dover, Kent

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Philip PirripAcceptable17 Dec 2016 Little life in this

Live and Let Live, Bringsty Common, Herefordshire

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WittendenNot Tried14 Oct 2016

Old King's Head, Borough, Central London

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried10 Oct 2016
Philip PirripExcellent25 May 2016 Simple pleasures, a mid brown English hopped bitter. Luxury

Talbot Arms, Uplyme, Devon

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AndrewGood04 Aug 2016 Nice
AndrewGood31 Jul 2014 Nice orange notes with malt body

Royal Lion Hotel, Lyme Regis, Dorset

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AndrewNot Tried01 Aug 2016
AndrewNot Tried29 Jul 2016
AndrewNot Tried31 Jul 2015
AndrewGood29 Jul 2014 Nice oranges
AndrewExcellent29 Jul 2014 Oranges. Very nice. Touch too wsrm otherwise it'd be a 4 out of 5.
AndrewNot Tried26 Jul 2014
AndrewNot Tried14 Aug 2013
AndrewNot Tried13 Aug 2013
AndrewNot Tried09 Aug 2013
AndrewNot Tried14 Jun 2012
AndrewNot Tried12 Jun 2012
AndrewExcellent08 Jun 2011 Light bitter with nice summer fruits.
AndrewNot Tried03 Jun 2011
AndrewNot Tried18 Jun 2009
AndrewNot Tried15 Jun 2009

The Racehorse, Carshalton, Greater London

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ChrisEGood13 Jul 2016

The Jolly Fenman, Blackfen, Greater London

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Philip PirripAcceptable03 Dec 2015 First out for a while I reckon
Philip PirripGood03 Dec 2015 Much better

Blacksmiths Arms, Willesborough, Kent

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ChrisEGood14 Nov 2015
ChrisENot Tried16 May 2015

The Grape Vaults, Leominster, Herefordshire

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HSBNot Tried18 Sep 2015

The Station Inn, Whitby, North Yorkshire

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HSBNot Tried15 Sep 2015

The White Horse, Alton, Hampshire

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Philip PirripGood18 Aug 2015 Rather rich tasting

The Golden Hind, Musbury, Devon

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AndrewGood05 Aug 2015

Wye Beer Festival 2015, Wye, Kent

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AndrewNot Tried26 Jun 2015

Old Road Tavern, Chippenham, Wiltshire

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Philip PirripPoor24 Jun 2015 Lacklustre and required a large dose of lemonade to make it drinkable

Waterfront, Ramsgate, Kent

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DosserNot Tried16 Jun 2015

Anchor Inn, Beer, Dorset

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StuGood07 Jun 2015
AndrewAcceptable13 Jun 2012 It was okay.

The Peacock, City, Central London

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HSBGood02 Jun 2015

Ship Inn, Porlock, Somerset

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StuNot Tried02 Jun 2015

The New Inn, Canterbury, Kent

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MickNot Tried23 May 2015
AndrewNot Tried22 May 2015

The Edgar Wallace, Temple, Central London

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Philip PirripNot Tried12 May 2015

The Vaults Cask & Kitchen, Faversham, Kent

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Philip PirripExcellent15 Apr 2015 One of the beers without CAMRA discount but short term miff soon forgotten with a great pint
Philip PirripExceptional15 Apr 2015 This 2nd pint climbed the scale to be exceptional. Best Otter I have had since a trip to the brewery a long long time ago

Ye Olde London, City, Central London

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried11 Feb 2015

Picture Palace, Braintree, Essex

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried09 Nov 2014

Ales Of The Unexpected, Westbrook, Kent

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Philip PirripNot Tried03 Oct 2014

The Britannia, Richmond, Greater London

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TobesNot Tried06 Sep 2014
TobesExcellent22 Feb 2014

The English Rose, Luton, Bedfordshire

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HSBNot Tried03 Sep 2014

Marquis of Westminster, Pimlico, Central London

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried29 Aug 2014

Seagate Hotel, Appledore, Devon

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Nick WillisNot Tried31 May 2014

Brewers Arms, South Petherton, Somerset

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HSBGood14 May 2014

Hare & Hounds, St Albans, Hertfordshire

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HSBNot Tried01 May 2014

The White Horse Inn, Bridge, Kent

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MickNot Tried16 Apr 2014

Devonshire Arms, Langport, Somerset

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EdbeckExcellent24 Jan 2014 Only real ale on offer but well kept

Hole in the Wall, Torquay, Devon

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MickNot Tried13 Jan 2014
MickNot Tried20 Aug 2012

The Ale House, Chelmsford, Essex

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Philip PirripNot Tried08 Jan 2014

The Hop Pocket, Bossingham, Kent

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MickExcellent31 Dec 2013 Nice session bitter
MickNot Tried04 Jul 2013

Royal Oak, Heavitree, Devon

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Stephen HarrisGood24 Nov 2013 Decent, malty, session bitter.

Taproom, Islington, Central London

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Jack WilliamExcellent09 Nov 2013 Excellent condition, dry with a hint of nuttiness.

The Globe Inn, Chagford, Devon

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EdbeckGood03 Nov 2013
EdbeckGood03 Nov 2013 Straight from the barrel

The Lyric, Soho, Central London

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Judy G GarlandNot Tried01 Nov 2013

Leyton Technical, Leyton, Greater London

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried03 Oct 2013

The Kings Head, Yarmouth, Isle of Wight

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ChrisEGood14 Sep 2013 A good session beer.

The Sidings (formerly Reckless Engineer), Bristol, Avon

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Philip PirripGood11 Sep 2013

The Colton Arms, Earl's Court, Central London

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ChrisEGood10 Sep 2013
HSBGood10 Sep 2013
Philip PirripExcellent10 Sep 2013 £4 pp

The Old House at Home, West Wittering, West Sussex

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AndrewNot Tried27 Aug 2013
thebrewingmanNot Tried12 Apr 2013
thebrewingmanGood21 Feb 2012 A good quaffable bitter but not outstanding.

Old George, Bethnal Green, Greater London

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried05 Aug 2013
Stephen HarrisNot Tried29 Jul 2013

The Hare and Hounds, Sway, Hampshire

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Nick WillisGood13 Apr 2013 Very well kept

The One Elm, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire

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AndrewNot Tried07 Apr 2013

The Flower Pot, Maidstone, Kent

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PedroNot Tried24 Feb 2013 Ran out

The Luppitt Inn, Luppitt, Devon

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Philip PirripAcceptable20 Feb 2013 Last couple out of the last polycask pin
KevinGood09 Jun 2007 Although served from a polypin this was very drinkable. A good amber colour, light bodied and uncomplicated ale with a bitter aftertaste.

The Vine Inn, Honiton, Devon

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Philip PirripExcellent20 Feb 2013

Nevill Bull, Birling, Kent

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PedroExcellent17 Feb 2013

The Vine, Norwich, Norfolk

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HSBAcceptable01 Feb 2013

The Kings Arms, Offham, Kent

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PedroExcellent25 Jan 2013
PedroExcellent23 Jan 2013

The Devon Arms, Torquay, Devon

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MickGood15 Jan 2013 Nice bitter, nothing outstanding but nice enough.
PedroExcellent30 Mar 2012

The Richmond Arms, Godalming, Surrey

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Philip PirripNot Tried13 Jan 2013

The Cat & Fiddle, Radlett, Hertfordshire

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AndrewGood26 Dec 2012 This was very nice. Fruity and in good condition.

The Dolphin Hotel, Plymouth, Devon

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MickNot Tried06 Dec 2012

The Good Intent, Puttenham, Surrey

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WittendenGood10 Nov 2012 A decent malt driven session bitter.
WittendenGood29 Jan 2011 A good session bitter ,malty with a hint of citrus. New to me, I could happily have this as a regular beer.

The Lamb, Bloomsbury, Central London

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried14 Oct 2012

The Keystone, Guildford, Surrey

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried16 Sep 2012

Old Ship, Hackney, Greater London

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Stephen HarrisUndrinkable29 Aug 2012 Basically this was a pint of vinegar. Complete incomprehension behind the bar when I tried to explain the problem so Im afraid that I walked out.

The Fat Cat, Norwich, Norfolk

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HSBGood18 Jul 2012

Hare and Hounds, Putts Corner, Devon

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TrevorNot Tried02 Jul 2012

The Foy Boat, Ramsgate, Kent

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BlairNot Tried19 Feb 2012

Blue Raddle, Dorchester, Dorset

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thebrewingmanExcellent29 Oct 2011

Fellows, Morton & Clayton Ltd., Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

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StuNot Tried29 Jul 2011

The Pigs Nose Inn, East Prawle, Devon

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StuNot Tried30 Jun 2011

Hooden on the Hill, Willesborough, Kent

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TrevorNot Tried29 Jun 2011

Sandy Park Inn, Chagford, Devon

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StuNot Tried21 Jun 2011

The Cleave, Lustleigh, Devon

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StuNot Tried19 Jun 2011

The Five Bells, Chelsfield, Greater London

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PedroExcellent30 Apr 2011

Bury Beer Festival 2010, Bury, Greater Manchester

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pavorossiNot Tried20 Nov 2010

Robin Hood, Blue Bell Hill, Kent

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AlenomoreNot Tried26 Jun 2010

Clock House, Chideock, Dorset

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AndrewGood09 Jun 2010 Bit cold but fruity and light.

The Tiger Inn, Bridport, Dorset

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Session Beer manGood09 Apr 2010
AndrewNot Tried17 Jun 2009

The Old Inn, Kilmington, Devon

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AndrewNot Tried15 Jun 2009

Sidmouth Arms, Upottery, Devon

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KevinExcellent09 Jun 2007 Amber colour. Sweet and light bodied. A very drinkable, uncomplicated bitter despite its low ABV.

The Bell, Bath, Somerset

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TonyNot Tried14 Apr 2007
AndrewNot Tried14 Apr 2007

Old House, Ightham Common, Kent

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AndrewNot Tried10 Feb 2007
IanNot Tried10 Feb 2007

Harbour Inn, Axmouth, Devon

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AndrewNot Tried09 Aug 2006

Ship Inn, Axmouth, Devon

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AndrewGood09 Aug 2006 Mid brown bitter with sweet malt and hints of grapefruit. Good sharp bitter finish

Smiles Brewery Tap, Bristol, Avon

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AndrewNot Tried06 May 2006

The Cornubia, Bristol, Avon

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AndrewNot Tried06 May 2006

Otter Bitter

3.60% ABV.

We have tried this beer 69 times.

We have given this beer an average score of Good to Excellent.

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