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Brewed by Acorn
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Wombwell, England


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RATINGS: 5   MEAN: 2.96/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.94/5   SEASONAL: Winter   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
Cask; Seasonal. Previously 4.4%

Brewed to celebrate the Rugby Six Nations Tournament.
Light golden ale, well hopped with a fruity palate.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ManVsBeer (8778) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 20, 2016
Cask @ Beckett’s Bank, Leeds. Blonde coloured with a small head. Crisp and easy-drinking, it has an extremely light fruitiness, but stated enough to be its dominant characteristic.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BlackHaddock (6394) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - OCT 2, 2015
1st Oct 2015: cask at the Crown Inn, Oakengates Shropshire. ABV now drop kicked down to 4.0%. Light gold, white topping. Hop centric with a mild light maltiness in the background. Floral and piny hop aroma, the taste semi-bitter calmed by the aforementioned light malt content. Refreshing if a little uninteresting character wise.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
s_hartshorne (2636) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 14, 2014
Cask six chimneys jdw wakeield. Golden yellow colour slight white head and lacing. Aroma is citrus hops. Taste is citrus hops some sweet biscuit malts good bitter finish. Medium body soft carbonation. Good stuff always reliable from acorn.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
garthicus (2912) - Dublin, IRELAND - FEB 9, 2014
Cask at The Wellington. Appearance: golden yellow, tiny white head. Aroma: skunky as hell, damp cardboard, rotten eggs. Flavour: corn, rotten eggs, skunky grass. Awful.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
pivnizub (10186) - Bochum, Porúří, GERMANY - NOV 26, 2011
Cask (at The Flower Pot, Maidstone, Kent, U.K.): Clear, golden, small to mid-sized stable white head, moderately herbal- hoppy nose with a tinge of tobacco(?) and a peachy-grapedruity fruitiness; moderate to solid bitter-sweet flavour, light to medium bodied; lingering grapefruity-hoppy finish with a lemony flavour in the aftertaste. Pretty good.....

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