Newcastle – Summer Ale

Newcastle - Summer Ale

Newcastle – Summer Ale

In the Northern hemisphere it is completely inappropriate to be writing about summer ales especially when it is now getting dark almost as soon as the sun rises; however, this has been sitting around for a while waiting to be written about…

Newcastle – Summer Ale, 4.4% vol

Aroma: light, a little hoppy

Appearance: light, frothy head, manages to stay a while; very few bubbles; light amber

Taste: very light hops, fresh, some vanilla

Finish: light bitterness at first,  medium bitterness at sides of tongue; overly carbonated, a little smooth

Really not much to find in this beer. I can see that people will find this quite refreshing, but there are some much better alternatives out there. Not for me.

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