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


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RATINGS: 28   MEAN: 3.22/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.18/5   EST. CALORIES: 111   ABV: 3.7%
Cask; Regular.
Very pale session bitter, well hopped with Challenger and Savinjski Hops.
Note: Previously made with Norhdown and Cascade hops but it is not known when the change took place.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
s_hartshorne (2636) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 17, 2014
Cask six chimneys wakefield. Golden yellow colour good white head and lacing. Aroma is great lemon citrus. Taste is.great citrus lemon hoppy bitterness with a smooth creamy biscuit finish and then more bitter hops. Medium body low carbonation. Another cracker from Acorn.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
maeib (8749) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - MAR 29, 2013
Cask conditioned handpump Whitelocks Leeds 21/03/13. A yellow blonde coloured beer with a nice white head and lace. Really pleasant citrussy hoppping throughout this especially in the nose. Slightly biscuity in the mouth with the tasty hops. Really good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ManVsBeer (8772) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 17, 2013
Has a mild pale aroma, and is pale golden in colour. Small head. Mild tropical fruitiness.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Rune (11369) - Tromsø, NORWAY - FEB 8, 2013
Gravicask, half pint, shared with Finn at NWAF ’13. Fragile bubbles at the top of a crystal clear golden body. Mild lemony hops to the nose. Lightly hopped taste of fruits on a earthy malty backbone. Distant dry bitter ending. OK to drink, just a bit dull (Manchester, 24.01.2013).

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
stravale (2847) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - NOV 6, 2012
Cask @ Rutland Arms, Sheffield 011112
Golden straw, clear, thin white head
Aroma of soft citrus, touch of lemon zest
Taste of pale soft cereal malts, grain, dry fruity bitter zesty hops
Palate - soft carb, light body, little oily. Finish - rather dry cereal malts, bitter cereal linger, over bitter not in a good way

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
worldbeertaste (1796) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 10, 2012
Clear light thin yellow with a thin white flat head. Smells of malt, fruity grapefruit/ citrus hops, lime. Smooth light creamy body. Tastes of grapefruit with a tart pine citus finish. Medium sweetness. Drinkable and very tasty.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
vipinvelp (3887) - Velp, NETHERLANDS - AUG 7, 2012
Light golden yellow with thin white foam head. Aroma is sweet caramel. Taste is nice bitter, although also some sweet. Short aftertaste, dry and bitter. (Barnsley 201208)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Idiosynkrasie (6539) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - AUG 2, 2012
500ml bottle. Clear golden colour with average to huge, macropore to frothy, white head. Sweet fruity and grainy aroma with hints of strawberry and mandarin. Very soft palate. Taste is minimally sweet malty and grainy, with increasing notes of husk and hay. Earthy bitter hop notes in the finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jamesie1857 (1962) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUL 8, 2012
19/3/12 - Wetherspoons in Woodseats, Sheffield. Ordinary number with an unremarkable body or taste. Far from offensive, but swift to move on to others.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ladnewton (1811) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 27, 2012
UPDATED: DEC 3, 2012 Cask at Craft Beer C, London on 29th February 2012. Gold with thin dying head. Very grassy, fruity aroma then liquid is grassy hopped with subtle savouries. Grassiness in aftertaste which lingers on a light, dryish mouthfeel and light body. *** RE-RATING** Cask at Craft Beer Clarkenwell on 24th November 2012. Clear amber with thin white head and pattern lacing. Zesty orange and earthiness in aroma. Orange peel and grass in mouth. Sharpish, tangy finish, failrly smooth mouthfeel.

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