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Holden's Black Country Special Bitter

PubAddressLast Visit Seen
The Great WesternWolverhampton, West Midlands13 May 2019
Hog's HeadWolverhampton, West Midlands13 May 2019
TrumpetBilston, West Midlands29 Dec 2013
Park InnWoodsetton, West Midlands05 May 2011
The Society RoomsMaidstone, Kent08 Aug 2010
The Thomas IngoldsbyCanterbury, Kent10 Jul 2010
The Knights TemplarChancery Lane, Central London29 Mar 2008

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 Great Western, Wolverhampton, West Midlands

Philip PirripNot Tried13 May 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried13 May 2019
ChrisEExcellent23 Jan 2019
Philip PirripNot Tried14 Feb 2017
HSBNot Tried30 Jul 2015
ChrisENot Tried27 Nov 2014
AndrewNot Tried20 May 2014
Philip PirripNot Tried22 Jan 2014
ChrisENot Tried22 Jan 2013
Philip PirripNot Tried16 Jul 2012
HSBExcellent29 Mar 2012

Hog's Head, Wolverhampton, West Midlands

Philip PirripNot Tried13 May 2019

Trumpet, Bilston, West Midlands

Stephen HarrisNot Tried29 Dec 2013

Park Inn, Woodsetton, West Midlands

ChrisENot Tried05 May 2011

The Society Rooms, Maidstone, Kent

PedroExcellent08 Aug 2010 Is this the Black Country Special Bitter ? pump clip said 5.1%
PedroNot Tried28 Jun 2010 I noted this as 5.1% ?

The Thomas Ingoldsby, Canterbury, Kent

AndrewNot Tried10 Jul 2010
IanGood10 Jul 2010 Lovely yeasty beer with a good punch and biscuit

The Knights Templar, Chancery Lane, Central London

IanAcceptable29 Mar 2008 Amber, disappearing beige head. Not great condition, bit syrupy on the malts, one I will re-rate in better condition if I can. A syrupy malty juicy beer, decent earthy tasty fuggles hops, some toffee. Could be good I think. Fuggles are nice, so is the residual grapefruit.

Holden's Black Country Special Bitter

5.10% ABV.

We have tried this beer 5 times.

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

Other Holden's beers.