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Brewed by Orkney (Sinclair Breweries)
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Stromness, Scotland

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RATINGS: 66   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08   EST. CALORIES: 108   ABV: 3.6%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Changed name from Latitude Pale Ale to Latitude Pilsner.
Available in cask (described as "Cask Pilsner"), and in bottle ("Highland Pilsner"), this beer is a delicious straw-coloured session beer, dominated by crisp, fresh, citrus hop character from classic German "noble hops".
Brewed with a balance of best British Ale Malt and Lager Malt, this beer exhibits a pale straw colour. The aroma combines a zesty attack and an apricot fruitiness with the subtle floral hop notes of the Styrian Golding, Saaz and Hallertauer Hersbrucker hops.
Moderate levels of residual sweetness are balanced by a crisp, well-rounded bitterness to give a clean, refreshing mouthfeel in the best traditions of pilsners – pint after pint!


2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Nekronos (3633) - Xalapa, MEXICO - OCT 9, 2005
UPDATED: FEB 7, 2006 Too booring for me, too bitter and too flavorless. BUt it is ok, at least it gets you warm. BUt I don’t get the point of these beers, too much of them.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Liberty (52) - Stompwijk, NETHERLANDS - SEP 16, 2005
Cask PBF-05. To much diacetyl, might try it an other time for a review.

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
DonMagi (5596) - bantervile, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 16, 2005
UPDATED: JUN 26, 2005 Oh this beer, i generally am a trappist ale drinker, tbut this was great, just immenecly resfeshing. hops all the way, seriouly hoppy bad boy, 3.6% and really refreshing. it is may at the moment(05) and this stuff is ythe best beer iv found for out festival. Wetherspoon may 05(beer festival) - kikry puffer - staff(myself)

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
CampbellWilson (533) - SCOTLAND - MAY 16, 2005
Cask at the Wally Dug, Edinburgh. Good stuff, lots of zesty hops, goes down a treat. Straw coloured. Floral, lemony hop aroma, light body, long refreshing finish.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ungstrup (29332) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - APR 24, 2005
[Cask at Volunteers Arms, GBBF 2004] A hazy orange beer with a small white head. The aroma is very hoppy and grassy. The flavor is sweet malty with notes of caramel, grass, and hay, but the body is thin.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
omhper (19378) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - DEC 2, 2004
Cask at Akkurat, Stockholm. Golden colour. Some hay and butterscotch in the aroma. Medium bodied with dense, soft mouthfeel and clean flavour frofile. Fairly hoppy, medium biterness. Simple but good.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
duff (5484) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - OCT 24, 2004
Cask@Twickenham BF. Some aromatic hops in the nose-tropical fruit. Lightly grainy, ever so slightly toffeed malt. Hops are quite fruity and fresh (kiwi fruit), pleasant dry finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Joeh (2038) - Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - OCT 22, 2004
Cask at Twickenham 2004. Slightly hoppy with undeveloped malt in the background. It could be described as green.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Garrat (1258) - Suffolk, ENGLAND - OCT 2, 2004
Cask At The Ipswich Beer Festival.Pale and very hoppy,very nice,a good session.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
RichardWilding (201) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 8, 2004
Draught at the Battersea Beer Festival 2004. Pale golden colour, with a small white head. Nice hoppy nose, with some floral notes. Dry, refreshing flavour. Again hoppiness detected. Very drinkable.


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