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Morland and Co.
The Brewery
Ock Street
Abingdon OX14 5BZ


Opened: 1861

Closed: 2000

U.S. Importer: Total Beverage Solution

The beers are now brewed by Greene King.

Updated: January 21, 2008

Beer List

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    6.50% abv.
    • Date: October 20, 2007 (#6658)
      Package: bottled
      Place: Liquid Solutions, Tigard OR
      Score: 17 points
      Appearance (3)
      Beautiful bright amber. Big thick head.
      Aroma (3)
      Spicy, fruity hops with an earthy, caramel note.
      Mouthfeel (9)
      Medium body, low carbonation. Huge caramel malt flavor. A bit astringent. Reasonably bitter, with a fruity, grassy hop flavor that lingers through the finish. Bitterness grows more resiny at the end.
      Overall Impression (2)

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    • Date: April 12, 1998 (#2730)
      Package: nitrogenated
      Place: Map Room, Chicago IL
      Score: 16 points
      Overall Impression (3)
      Amber, massive dense nitro head. Malty aroma, some English hops. Medium body, lots of sweet malt, creeper bitterness.

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    (Special) Best Bitter
    4.40% abv.
    • Date: July 8, 2007 (#6576)
      Package: bottled
      Place: Liquid Solutions, Tigard OR
      Score: 16 points
      Appearance (3)
      Bright amber with a hint of brown. Thick foamy head.
      Aroma (2½)
      Toasty malt. Fruity esters. Hint of skunk.
      Mouthfeel (8)
      Light-medium body. Low carbonation. Lots of sweet toasty malt. Nice earthy, grassy hop flavor. Just bitter enough.
      Overall Impression (2½)