Box Steam Chuffin’ Ale

Difford's Guide

alc./vol: 4%

Proof:

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: No age statement

Product of: Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom

This best bitter was originally brewed to celebrate the Great Western Railway’s 175th Anniversary. Loving known as 'God's Wonderful Railway’ this was engineered by Isambard Kingdom Brunel in the mid 1800s.

Chuffin’ Ale is brewed with 90% Maris Otter and Crystal malts with some wheat added. English Fuggles hops are used.

Review and Tasting


Sampled on 05/09/2012

Appearance:

(best before Jan-13) Clear, chestnut reddy-brown with thin large bubbled ivory-coloured head and spotted lacing.

Aroma:

Subdued crème caramel and brazil nuts with some crème brûlée burnt sugar.

Taste:

Lightly bitter, nutty caramel malt with grissini and soft brown sugar.

Aftertaste:

Caramel with lightly bitter crème brûlée burnt sugar.

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Product Information

Barcode UPC: 5 060167 340208
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Crown cap

More about Box Steam Chuffin’ Ale

Produced by: Box Steam Brewery
UK consumer PR by: Proven Communication
UK trade PR by: Proven Communication