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


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RATINGS: 10   MEAN: 2.97/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.96/5   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
Cask; Saasonal - Summer.

Blonde/golden straw summer ale. Aroma of ginger, lime and spice. Light crisp refreshing flavour.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
wheresthepath (2139) - Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - AUG 1, 2016
Cask at the Gatehouse, Lichfield. Gold with a thin white head and a soft mouthfeel. Light lemon and lime, mild caramel. Bit bland really. A knock-it-back-and-move-on forgettable summer filler beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
edsspoon (871) - Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - SEP 11, 2014
Cask - golden with a creamy white head. A spattering of lacing and okay retention. Aroma of fresh ginger, earth, grassy hops and lemon and lime. Taste of lemon, fresh cut grass, a little fresh ginger and lime, grassy hops and light bitter end. Light body with some warmth from the ginger.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SarkyNorthener (4133) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 1, 2013
Gravity dispense@st Matthews hall, walsall. Hazy golden beer with no head. Aroma of ginger and citrus. Taste is ginger, corriander, wood and citrus fruits. OK beer.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
imdownthepub (13395) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - JUL 20, 2013
Cask conditioned at a Wetherspoons. Hazy gold with slight head. Roughish tart fruity beer, some sourness. Not very pleasant.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Christian (12955) - Odense, DENMARK - NOV 12, 2011
Hazy golden with a small white head. Floral and grassy aroma with a strong note of ginger. Sweet and fruity flavour, again with rather dominating ginger

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
fonefan (44143) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 8, 2011

Cask (handpump) @ GBBF 2011, Great British Beer Festival, Earls Court Exhibition Centre, London, England.

Clear medium yellow colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, fruity, light to moderate hoppy, spicy, ginger, lime notes. Flavor is moderate sweet and light moderate bitter with a average to long duration, spicy, ginger. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20110804]

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Dedollewaitor (15579) - Odense, DENMARK - AUG 24, 2011
Cask @ GBBF, 2011. Pours cloudy golden with a off white head. Green herbs and spices. Mild and fine yet quite one dimensional.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
oh6gdx (25472) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 11, 2011
Cask@GBBF2011. Golden colour, small white head. Aroma is fruits, ginger, some mild grassy and wooden notes as well. Flavour is fruity and floral hops along with some slight maltyness as well.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
yespr (40864) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - AUG 9, 2011
From cask. Pours cloudy yellow to orange with a small white head. Aroma is ginger spiced and herbal. Mild bitter, citrusy and with a light bite. Bitter and citrusy into a dry finish. Lasting ginger touch.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
planky84 (2878) - Lee, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 7, 2011
Cask at GBBF, 2011. Light golden pour with a white head. Ginger aroma, very spicy indeed. Ginger and fresh herb flavours. Spicy, warm finish.

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