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Marston's Burton Bitter

PubAddressLast Visit Seen
The Quiet WomanEarl Sterndale, Derbyshire12 Jun 2018
Red LionNewburgh, Lancashire18 Dec 2017
Old MillstoneMacclesfield, Cheshire30 Jun 2017
Royal OakLong Bennington, Lincolnshire17 Jan 2017
Duke of YorkElton, Derbyshire29 May 2016
StillLincoln, Lincolnshire17 Jun 2015
The Crown InnWrinehill, Staffordshire26 Nov 2014
White Lion InnLlanelian, Conwy25 Aug 2014
Penrhyn ArmsPenrhynside, Clwyd23 Aug 2014
Red LionOld Colwyn, Conwy22 Aug 2014
Rising SunScholar Green, Cheshire30 Apr 2014
Nags HeadSawley, Derbyshire16 Apr 2014
Britannia InnMossley, Greater Manchester20 Nov 2013
Spooner's BarPorthmadog, Gwynedd10 Oct 2013
Queens Head Markfield, Leicestershire05 Jul 2013
The LodgeAlsager, Cheshire13 May 2013
The New InnDyserth, Clwyd25 Apr 2013
Royal OakDidsbury, Greater Manchester13 Sep 2012
The White Lion HotelTenterden, Kent19 May 2012
Ye Olde Red Lion HotelMarket Bosworth, Leicestershire25 Dec 2010
Exeter ArmsDerby, Derbyshire02 Oct 2010
The Old Sun InnBuxton, Derbyshire18 May 2010
Haworth Old Hall InnHaworth, West Yorkshire27 Mar 2010
Saracens HeadWorcester, Worcestershire07 Nov 2009
The Mechanical ElephantMargate, Kent03 Mar 2009
The HaywainBramling, Kent17 Aug 2008
The Saxon ShoreHerne Bay, Kent18 Apr 2008
The County HotelAshford, Kent19 Apr 2007
The Bright HelmBrighton, East Sussex03 Mar 2007
The Chequers InnWareside, Hertfordshire19 Mar 2006
The Humphrey BeanTonbridge, Kent07 Jan 2006
The Samuel PetoFolkestone, Kent05 Dec 2005
The Lord Moon of the MallWhitehall, Central London15 Oct 2005
The Moon Under WaterLeicester Square, Central London15 Oct 2005
The Society RoomsMaidstone, Kent16 Sep 2005
The Muggleton InnMaidstone, Kent16 Sep 2005
The Thomas IngoldsbyCanterbury, Kent01 Sep 2005
The West Gate InnCanterbury, Kent01 Sep 2005
The Ship InnSandgate, Kent22 May 2004

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.

The Quiet Woman, Earl Sterndale, Derbyshire

Jack WilliamNot Tried12 Jun 2018

Red Lion, Newburgh, Lancashire

Magnus GreelNot Tried18 Dec 2017 Badged as Red Lion Ale

Old Millstone, Macclesfield, Cheshire

Philip PirripAcceptable30 Jun 2017 Bland. No choice as other beers were seemingly having lines cleaned
Philip PirripAcceptable02 Jan 2017 Not had this for a very long time but at £2 a half it might be a long time until the next, here at least

Royal Oak, Long Bennington, Lincolnshire

WittendenNot Tried17 Jan 2017

Duke of York, Elton, Derbyshire

AndrewExcellent29 May 2016 Soft watery red fruit. Brown bitter. Nice

Still, Lincoln, Lincolnshire

ChrisENot Tried17 Jun 2015 This ran out.

The Crown Inn, Wrinehill, Staffordshire

Nick WillisNot Tried26 Nov 2014

White Lion Inn, Llanelian, Conwy

Stephen HarrisNot Tried25 Aug 2014

Penrhyn Arms, Penrhynside, Clwyd

Stephen HarrisNot Tried23 Aug 2014

Red Lion, Old Colwyn, Conwy

Stephen HarrisNot Tried22 Aug 2014

Rising Sun, Scholar Green, Cheshire

Nick WillisNot Tried30 Apr 2014

Nags Head, Sawley, Derbyshire

Nick WillisNot Tried16 Apr 2014

Britannia Inn, Mossley, Greater Manchester

Stephen HarrisNot Tried20 Nov 2013

Spooner's Bar, Porthmadog, Gwynedd

RayGood10 Oct 2013
RayGood06 May 2013 True to type. Bitter, slightly sulphurous, moreish.
StuNot Tried25 Jun 2012
RayNot Tried26 May 2012
RayNot Tried15 Apr 2012
RayNot Tried08 Apr 2012
RayNot Tried01 Apr 2012
RayNot Tried25 Mar 2012
RayNot Tried04 Feb 2012 £2 a pint.
RayAcceptable29 Jan 2012 Easy drinking with that slight Burton sulphurous twang.
RayNot Tried22 Jan 2012
RayNot Tried07 Aug 2010

Queens Head , Markfield, Leicestershire

StuNot Tried05 Jul 2013

The Lodge, Alsager, Cheshire

Nick WillisNot Tried13 May 2013

The New Inn, Dyserth, Clwyd

Nick WillisNot Tried25 Apr 2013

Royal Oak, Didsbury, Greater Manchester

AlenomoreNot Tried13 Sep 2012

The White Lion Hotel, Tenterden, Kent

PedroNot Tried19 May 2012

Ye Olde Red Lion Hotel, Market Bosworth, Leicestershire

DubbelNot Tried25 Dec 2010

Exeter Arms, Derby, Derbyshire

AlenomoreNot Tried02 Oct 2010

The Old Sun Inn, Buxton, Derbyshire

MickNot Tried18 May 2010

Haworth Old Hall Inn, Haworth, West Yorkshire

ChrisENot Tried27 Mar 2010

Saracens Head, Worcester, Worcestershire

AndrewNot Tried07 Nov 2009

The Mechanical Elephant, Margate, Kent

BlairNot Tried03 Mar 2009

The Haywain, Bramling, Kent

BrianAcceptable17 Aug 2008 Quite nice if standard brown, reddish beer. A little sulphour, a bit of malt, but a little thin in the mouth. OK.

The Saxon Shore, Herne Bay, Kent

BlairNot Tried18 Apr 2008
AndrewNot Tried30 Jan 2008
AndrewNot Tried29 Dec 2007
AndrewNot Tried01 Oct 2007
AndrewNot Tried26 Aug 2007
AndrewNot Tried24 Aug 2007

The County Hotel, Ashford, Kent

IanNot Tried19 Apr 2007
IanNot Tried31 Jan 2006
IanNot Tried14 Jan 2006
IanNot Tried31 Dec 2005
IanNot Tried27 Dec 2005
IanNot Tried08 Dec 2005
IanNot Tried05 Dec 2005
IanNot Tried16 Oct 2005
IanNot Tried09 Oct 2005
IanNot Tried03 Oct 2005
IanNot Tried25 Sep 2005
IanNot Tried06 Sep 2005
IanNot Tried30 Aug 2005
IanNot Tried22 Aug 2005
IanNot Tried28 Jul 2005
IanNot Tried20 Jul 2005
IanNot Tried17 Jul 2005
IanNot Tried14 Jul 2005
IanNot Tried26 Jun 2005
IanNot Tried21 Jun 2005
IanNot Tried14 Jun 2005
IanNot Tried15 May 2005
IanNot Tried09 May 2005
IanNot Tried08 May 2005
IanNot Tried05 May 2005
IanNot Tried30 Apr 2005
IanNot Tried23 Apr 2005
IanNot Tried03 Apr 2005
IanNot Tried27 Mar 2005
IanAcceptable28 Feb 2005 Typical Burton session beer with the normal minerality you would expect and Marston's yeast nose
IanNot Tried13 Feb 2005

The Bright Helm, Brighton, East Sussex

IanNot Tried03 Mar 2007

The Chequers Inn, Wareside, Hertfordshire

IanNot Tried19 Mar 2006

The Humphrey Bean, Tonbridge, Kent

IanNot Tried07 Jan 2006

The Samuel Peto, Folkestone, Kent

IanNot Tried05 Dec 2005
IanNot Tried13 May 2005

The Lord Moon of the Mall, Whitehall, Central London

IanNot Tried15 Oct 2005

The Moon Under Water, Leicester Square, Central London

IanNot Tried15 Oct 2005

The Society Rooms, Maidstone, Kent

IanNot Tried16 Sep 2005
AndrewNot Tried12 Aug 2005
IanNot Tried19 Mar 2005

The Muggleton Inn, Maidstone, Kent

IanNot Tried16 Sep 2005
IanNot Tried19 Mar 2005

The Thomas Ingoldsby, Canterbury, Kent

IanNot Tried01 Sep 2005
IanNot Tried09 Jul 2005

The West Gate Inn, Canterbury, Kent

IanNot Tried01 Sep 2005

The Ship Inn, Sandgate, Kent

MartinNot Tried22 May 2004

Marston's Burton Bitter

3.80% ABV.

First created by John Marston when he established his brewery in 1834 and is still brewed to the same uncompromising quality standards, using only the finest barley, hops, yeast and famous Burton well water. Owned by Wolverhampton & Dudley.

We have tried this beer 8 times.

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

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