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Brewed by Banks’s (Marstons plc)
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Wolverhampton, England

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unknown

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common

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RATINGS: 24   MEAN: 3.08/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.02   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
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Cask; AStatus uncertain. New for 2014.

This Bohemian-style beer combines the finest lager malt with one classic variety and two new varieties of Czech hops, resulting in a fresh, clean and hoppy character and smooth, refreshing finish.
Hops used: Premiant, Saaz, Sladek


2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Stuu666 (2122) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 28, 2014
Cask at Wetherspoons. Pours golden, grassy, dull toffee, nose, grassy taste, bitter.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tommann (2702) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - APR 23, 2014
Cask at the Market Hall Tavern, Kingswinford. Pours gold with a small head. Aroma is eggy straw. Taste has straw and minerals.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (16582) - Malmö, SWEDEN - APR 20, 2014
Cask @ The Central Bar, JDW, Shepherds Bush W12. Pours a golden color with a small white head. Has a fruity malty weak caramel aroma with weak grassy hints. Fruity malty grassy hoppy flavor. Has a fruity malty grassy hoppy finish with weak hints of caramel.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beese (1667) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - APR 15, 2014
Cask at the Moon Under Water (JDW), Watford on 31 March 2014. Poured a clear, mid-golden colour, with a white head and good lacing. Aroma of grain, straw and mild, grassy hops. Sharp citrus flavour, with notes of mango and a slight hint of aniseed. Finish was chewy malt, toasted grains and crisp hop.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Martin243 (759) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - APR 13, 2014
1/3 pint at the Tilley Stone Gateshead. Faint tropical aroma. Golden ale with a thin white head. Fruity cream biscuit flavour. Smooth mouth feel with a little hop kick in the finish. A pint would bore me to tears.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
s_hartshorne (1241) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - APR 13, 2014
Cask the Plantagenet jdw Leicester. Golden colour no head. Aroma fruity malts. Taste is fruity malts perfume floral notes medium body soft carbonated. Ok stuff

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerViking (2438) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 10, 2014
Cask, golden fruit malty nose with green hop notes, very nice dry, crisp and juicy body with herbal bitterness.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
leaparsons (8037) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - APR 7, 2014
Cask, William Wygston, Wigston. Golden with a bubbly white foam. Aromas are bready grain with sharp lemon and hints of lime rind. Leafy with pepper . Flavours are pale grainy malts with peppery notes and lemony, spritzy yeast. Dry and slightly nutty to finish. Decent.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
harrisoni (13598) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - APR 5, 2014
Cask handpull at Willow Walk Spoons Victoria. Half decent take on a Czech lager. Decent hops. Quite tasty actually. Some sherbert. Quite drinkable if a touch watery in the body. The hop is good.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
danlo (1134) - Darlington, Durham, ENGLAND - APR 3, 2014
Cask at Tanners Hall JDW Darlington. Clear golden amber colour, foamy white head and light hop aroma. Clean taste with caramel, hops, light bitter. Light bodied, medium carbonation, dry bitter hop finish. Quite OK.


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