Speights Brewery (Lion Breweries – NZ) Dunedin, New Zealand  It pours an attractive copper color and raises a moderately-thick, off white head which lasts a reasonable time before diminishing. A clean malty aroma it is faintly but fruity and ale-like. The medium-thin body presents a caramel maltiness, light Spicy hops and low carbonation. It finishes slightly dry.

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