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Charles Wells Ltd
(Marston's)
Not open to the public (as far as I know)
Havelock Street
Bedford MK40 4LU
Telephone: +44 (0) 1234 272766
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Notes

Opened: 1876

U.S. Importer: Lionstone International

Contributors: Mario Kornmesser, Alan Shapiro

Charles Wells was named the Publican Regional Brewer of the Year 2003.

Updated: May 22, 2017

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Beer List

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    5.20% abv.
    • Date: January 17, 2008 (#6820)
      Package: bottled
      Place: Beertopia, Omaha NE
      Score: 19 points
      Appearance (3)
      Bright golden amber. Thick head.
      Aroma (4)
      Weißbier-like bananas. Mild toasty malt.
      Mouthfeel (9)
      Light body, smooth. Huge fresh real banana flavor. Some fruity bitterness — or is it banana peel? — at the end.
      Overall Impression (3)
      Brewed with "Fair Trade bananas".

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  • 4.70% abv.

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    5.20% abv.
    • Date: December 24, 2003 (#5164)
      Package: bottled
      Place: Liquid Solutions, Tigard OR
      Score: 18 points
      Overall Impression (3)
      Bright red. High carbonation. Thick rocky head. Sweet, caramel, dark fruit, spicy aromas. Medium body. Big sweet caramel malt and lots of English hop flavor. Really quite bitter. Tasty beer. The cask version of this beer is 4.3% abv.

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  • (Special) Best Bitter
    4.80% abv.

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  • Ordinary Bitter
    3.60% abv.
    Awards:

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  • European-Style Pilsener
    5.00% abv.

  • (Special) Best Bitter
    4.30% abv.

  • English-Style (Extra Special) Strong Bitter
    7.30% abv.

  • English-Style India Pale Ale
    4.30% abv.

  • (Special) Best Bitter
    4.50% abv.

  • American-Style Lager
    Awards:

  • (Special) Best Bitter
    4.10% abv.

  • English-Style Dark Mild Ale
    4.70% abv.

  • English-Style India Pale Ale
    5.00% abv.

  • English-Style Brown Ale
    5.00% abv.

  • English-Style (Extra Special) Strong Bitter
    4.50% abv.

  • Chocolate/Cocoa Flavored Beer
    5.20% abv.
    Awards:

  • (Special) Best Bitter
    4.80% abv.