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Archerfield Golden Ale

Brewed by Archerfield Fine Ales
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Haddington, Scotland


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RATINGS: 12   MEAN: 3/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.98/5   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
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A refreshing light golden brew from pale ale malt and malted wheat with a clean crisp taste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
allmyvinyl (8680) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 30, 2016
500ml bottle at home. Massively over-carbonated. Pours hazy pale gold with a massive white head. Aromas of lemon, honey. Taste is sweet, cereals, grains. Sweet finish, prickly carbonation.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
MrJamesMcEwan (200) - SCOTLAND - JUN 30, 2015
* Bottle. Pours gold, clear, with a white head. * Aroma light malty, biscuit, caramel malts & fruity hops. * Palate is medium body, high carbonation, very fine bubbles. * Taste is sweet, dry, honey, cereal & biscuit. * Finish is malty, bittersweet, moist. * Overall high carbonation but refreshing, caramel & honey.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuartyboy (1295) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - JUN 26, 2015
Bottle from Robbie Drams Ayr light malty aroma flavour is fresh citrus Bubbly carbonation some pale Malt sweetness on finish

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Stuu666 (9251) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 21, 2015
Bottle at home. Pours golden, nose is dull toffee, bready, taste is dry, toffee, sweet.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BlackHaddock (5637) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - MAR 6, 2015
6th Mar 2015: first beer of a Scottish tasting evening I am having by my self. 500ml bottle: BBD 30th Sep 2015. As the name suggests this is a golden coloured beer, the deep pillow head a snow white affair with plenty of carbonation bubbles rising up to meet it through the brew. The nose is pale malty with a biscuit/bread aroma: taste more fruity with mild citrus notes blending in with the maltiness. Refreshing enough, with a clean, well carbonated feel to the palate. Decent without testing your nasal or taste buds too greatly.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jamestulloch (3017) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 28, 2015
Bottle from Bacco Wine. Clear golden body with a thin white head. Low carbonation. Faint lacing. Aroma of grain, orange and straw. Flavour of biscuit and lemon. Thin body with a watery texture. Light fizz. Clean and easy drinking but very dull - tastes like a Lager.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Nilz (490) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - NOV 27, 2014
500ml bottle pours a gold ale with white head that faded. Aroma, mild lemon, and malt. Taste, sweet malty, biscuit, clean grass, mild bitter. Pleasant enough and enjoyable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Burgers (343) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 14, 2014
Golden with fading white head. Nose has honey but otherwise phenomenally bland. Taste mild bitter and sweet. Little carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JohnRMurdoch (4163) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - MAY 5, 2014
500ml bottle from Robbie’s Drams, Ayr. Hazy pale yellow, not much head. Biscuit grain aroma. Dry deral citrus fruit flavour. Bitter aftertaste. Average Scottish golden ale.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AshtonMcCobb (4825) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 22, 2013
50cl bottle from Appellation Wines. Pours golden with some bubbles and a small amount of lace which sticks around. The nose has honey, cornflakes and a hint of lemon. The taste has more honey and cornflakes with a lemon finish. The palate is light to medium bodied with a light texture and a reasonably clean finish. Overall, a solid example of a golden ale.

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