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Brewed by Backyard
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Walsall, England

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RATINGS: 21   MEAN: 3.22/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17/5   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular.
Platinum Blonde bitter. Citrus and pine nose, with a dry, crisp and hoppy taste. Back due to popular demand


3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
dchad56 (358) - - OCT 15, 2015
Cask - Chase. Decent looking blonde beer with good creamy head. Not a great aroma but nice mouthfeel and taste - bananas and citrus. Enjoyed the pint.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
niquillis (2344) - Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - JUL 30, 2015
Cask at Reginald Mitchell (JDW), Hanley. Pours golden with a white head. Pretty standard biscuity dry golden ale. OK.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BlackHaddock (6317) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - JUL 6, 2015
Hand-pulled cask pint in The Imperial, a Wetherspoons in Walsall on 4th July 2015. Blonde by name blonde by nature, white head on top. Mild citrusy feel to the whole thing, not as exciting as I’d hoped but a decent refreshing beer that is not going to test any of your senses too greatly.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
s_hartshorne (2625) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 1, 2015
Cask fountain walsall. Nice fruity citrus aroma taste good sweet malts nice bitter finish. Ok body. Ok stuff.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
cgarvieuk (21543) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 4, 2015
Cask at the Egham festival... Golden yellow.. Thin white lacing... Soft dry floral lemon nose... Soft floral fruit.. Juicy light lemon soft easy refreshing

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
berkshirejohn (5988) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 24, 2015
Cask at The Bell, Waltham St Lawrence. Pale amber with a thin white head that leaves plenty of lacing; grainy aroma with some light citrus; biscuity taste with a light herbal bitterness and some orangey citrus; and a lingering finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
allmyvinyl (9415) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 3, 2014
500ml bottle from Beers of Europe. Pours clear gold, thin white head. Aromas of lemon and grapefruit. Taste is light bitter, citrus, light sweet finish. Decent body for the strength.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
RichTheVillan (6636) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - SEP 5, 2014
Cask at Bishop Vesey; golden yellow pour with a thin white head, citrus aroma, taste has light citrus, grapefruit pale malt, biscuits.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
downender (7925) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - JUL 14, 2014
Cask-conditioned at the Hope & Anchor, Bristol, 12/7/2014. Golden with a tight, white, head. Easy drinking beer, with some straw, grassy hops, a hint of citrus fruit and moderately bitter finish. Ok, but with little character to speak of.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
GuideDogSaint (1183) - Xiamen, CHINA - JUL 12, 2014
Cask at the Antelope, Surbiton, UK. Golden yellow with a thin white head. Citrus hops in the aroma. Taste a little buttery, sharp and bitter.


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