Fuller's Vintage Ale 2016

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alc./vol: 8.5%

Proof: 17°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: Unaged

Product of: Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom

The 20th annual edition of Fuller’s Vintage Ale, this bottle conditioned ale was brewed with Nelson Sauvin hops and only available as a limited release on individually boxed number bottles.

The 2016 edition has a best before date of December 2026 and will improve over the years to come. Buy this ale and cellar it.

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Review and Tasting

Sampled on 17/01/2017


(sample bottle best before Dec/26) Clear, deep mahogany brown amber with a thin quickly diminishing off-white head.


Caramel, raisins, ripe plum and English breakfast black tea.


Full-bodied. Brown bread, caramel, raisin and stewed plum with grassy hops.


Caramel, fudge and brown bread with light cinnamon and nutmeg spice.


Rich, huge and fruity but beautifully balanced. Great drinking as a new beer but also a beer that should be cellared and appreciated in years to come.

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Product Information

Barcode UPC: 5 011885 012250
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Crown cap

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