Robinson’s Old Tom The Original

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alc./vol:
8.5%

Proof:
17°

Vintage:
Non-vintage

Aged:
Unaged

Closure: Crown cap

Product of: Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom


This multi-award winning dark ale was the original beer William Robinson launched his new brewery with back in 1838. Now one of Britain's largest regional brewers, it is the fifth and sixth generations of the family and boasts a 400 strong pub estate.

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 06/01/2012

Appearance

Clear, dark mahogany brown with beige head which subsides to thin layer of firm.

Aroma

Whiff of alcohol on a roasted malt and caramel nose with aromas reminiscent of blackcurrant cough sweets.

Taste

Bitter, liquorice and boiled sweet palate with noticeable alcohol bite.

Aftertaste

Boiled sweet finish.

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