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Brewed by Badger (Hall & Woodhouse)
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Blandford Forum, England

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RATINGS: 331   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.99/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Bottle - pasteurised. Has been occasionally spotted in cask.

An award-winning 4.5% ABV premium ale, well balanced with distinctive bitterness and a delicate floral peach and melon aroma.


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3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jmgreenuk (7459) - Kuala Lumpur, - APR 28, 2012
Bottle courtesy of Tesco :-). This one of my favourite summer beers. The label says its refreshingly peachy and they are not wrong! Some might consider it overpowering, but for me it works well with the bitterness of the hops. Everyone who I have served it to really enjoyed it. Don't over chill it or you won't enjoy the full flavours of this excellent and very much underrated beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Michael27 (704) - Berlin, GERMANY - AUG 2, 2016
Aus der Flasche getrunken (Händlerlieferung). Gut gekühlt eine tolle Erfrischung. Klares intensives Gold im Glas mit weißem Schaum. In der Nase sofort Aprikosenduft. Im Mund kommt noch leichte Orangenbittre dazu. Im Abgang allerdings ziemlich wässrig.

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Kobracai (105) - FINLAND - JUN 23, 2016
From Citymarket Stenhaga, Vasa for about 4€. Sweet honey aroma. And very strong peach taste. It’s a beer for a sunny day. Not recommended If it’s cloudy. I’m not all that into sweet caramelly beers, but I’d say this one is ok.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
uckelman (586) - Durham, ENGLAND - JUN 4, 2016
Pours golden amber, medium white head. Clear. Very strong peach aroma. Sweet, fruity flavor gives way to dry biscuity finish. Easy drinking.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sarauckelman (382) - Durham, Durham, ENGLAND - JUN 4, 2016
Strong peach and hop aroma. Amber with small cream head. Peachy flavor layered over grains and finishing with a pleasant hoppy bitterness. Mouthfeel is a bit fluffy. Really quite pleasant on a warm day!

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MayumiH (880) - Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 28, 2016
Bottle at home. Pours a clear amber colour. Huge peach aroma and flavour. A little bit sticky. Taste sweet.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
thellgren (789) - Helsinki, FINLAND - APR 30, 2016
0.5 l bottle from K-Supermarket Ruoholahti, Helsinki. Golden clear colour, practically no head. Aroma has peach, well, and so does the taste too. Also some English hops. Quite good with some distinctive taste to set it apart from the others of the same style.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
TheKernOwl (175) - West Sussex, ENGLAND - APR 4, 2016
Peach, butterscotch and nectarine nose seems OK. Then more peach and gentle malts in body, which seem to separate (left-right stereo style). Initially thought this was a touch syrup-y, but is nowhere near as bad as Timmermans Peche (tried alongside this), and seems to get mellow-er when warmer.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
AshtonMcCobb (5158) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 27, 2016
Bottle. Appearance - golden amber with a decent head. Nose - butterscotch as soon as the cap is popped. Then sweet peach right enough. Taste - peach and butterscotch again. Palate - close to medium bodied with a creamy yet tangy texture and a finish that could be cleaner. Overall - this gets very sickly as you go down the glass.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
nybol (1365) - DENMARK - MAR 12, 2016
Næsten intet skum, med en stærk lugt af parfume eller blomst. Let humlet og en helt klar smag af fersken. Nærmest en frugtøl.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ndburns (146) - Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - FEB 29, 2016
500ml bottle from Asda. Pours a sparkling orangey gold, with a light white head. Aroma is strongy of peaches. Taste is gentle malt and peaches, the latter lasting through the finish.


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