|Type & OG
||Colour & Head
||Bouquet & Flavour
|Light golden. Good head retention.
||Bouquet a delicate blend of hops, malt and DMS. Clean, dry
and refreshing. Light in malt and hops.
|Golden to amber. Good head retention.
||Malty and grainy bouquet with slight DMS and a good hop
balance. Full-bodied, malty flavour, a firm hop, and perceptible alcohol. Some residual sweetness may
|Straw to amber. Light head.
||Lightly hopped. Clean, dry and refreshing. No flavour
|Pale Ale or Bottled Bitter
|Golden to deep copper. Good head.
||Hops in the bouquet leading to malt and grain. Full-bodied,
malty and grainy with a hoppy bitter farewell. Perhaps a little residual sweetness.
|India Pale Ale OG 50-60
||Rich golden to deep copper. Good head.
||Hoppy alcoholic and grainy bouquet. Full-bodied, malty and
grainy with a prominent hop and a clean bitter farewell. Some residual sweetness to balance the hop.
|London Brown Ale
|Light to dark brown. Good close-knit head.
||Malty bouquet backed by caramel. A sweet, smooth blend of
malt and caramel with low hop flavour.
|Newcastle Brown Ale
|Light reddish brown. Good head.
||Bouquet a blend of caramel and hop. A full-bodied flavour of
caramelised malt. Some bitterness and noticeable sweetness.
|Almost black. Well-retained, fine-textured head.
||Bouquet and flavour of roasted grains. Full and dry with a
long hard bitter finish.
|Deep garnet to almost black.
||Well-retained, fine-textured head. Predominantly malty
bouquet with some dark grain. A sweet smooth blend of caramel and malt with slight bitterness.
|Dark brown to almost black.
||Well-retained, fine-textured head. Bouquet of brown and
chocolate malts. Full flavour with some residual sweetness to balance the hop and roast grain.
|Golden to garnet. Good head.
||The bouquet should be malty and fruity, backed with a good
hop aroma. A full-bodied blend of malt, hops and alcohol with some residual sweetness.
|Golden to brown. Light head.
||Rich, fruity, hoppy, alcoholic and vinous. The flavour
should be full, rounded and malty with a smooth and mature blend of sweetness, hop and alcohol.