684. John Harvard's Bitter

684. John Harvard's Bitter

Jadyn and I stopped for a beer at John Harvard's on Monday night. I had their bitter on cask.

Beer Stats:
Brewery: John Harvard's Brew House
Alcohol: 4.70%
Serving: Cask
Style: English Bitter, BJCP Style Guide

Appearance (4.0): Pours a hazy amber with a dense, creamy, beige head, which thins to a film leaving patchy lace.

Smell (4.5): Mostly citric and resiny hops with some mild bready malts.

Taste (4.0): Bready, toasty malts upfront that moves into a malty caramel sweetness with some fruity hints. The finish is a citric, grapefruit bitterness.

Mouthfeel (3.5): Light-bodied, low carbonation, smooth.

Drinkability (4.5): Flavorful, mild, very drinkable.

Overall (4.1)

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