Burton Ale

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Ale Beer - Varieties of Ale - Burton Ale
... Burton Ale was a strong, dark, somewhat sweet ale brewed to good strength and vatted at the brewery for a year or more ... Sometimes used as a 'stock ale' for blending into younger beers, these comparatively strong ales were also enjoyed on their own ... Bass No.1 was a classic example of Burton Ale, and in modern times Fullers 1845 Celebration Ale is often considered by some to be a rare modern example of a Burton Ale ...

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