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Brewed by Bath
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Bristol, England

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RATINGS: 156   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.25   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Cask: Status uncertain. Cold filtered in bottles.
A great golden beer with a fresh citrus, hoppy aroma. This wonderful wholesome organic ale has a dry and bitter finish which brings you right back to earth.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kermis (5751) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - DEC 26, 2013
Bottle. Pours clear golden with a small white head. Aroma of malt, caramel, light citrus, toffee and light weedy hops. Flavor is light moderate sweet and moderate bitter. Light to medium bodied with light carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
aletcm (141) - S„o Paulo, BRAZIL - OCT 16, 2013
Cor laranja, com media formação de espuma e persistência. Aroma de casca de laranja, abacaxi doce, um pouco herbal. No sabor, cítrico, com médio amargor bem balanceado com o dulçor. Muito refrescante e fácil de beber. Muito boa. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
weark (343) - Morges, SWITZERLAND - OCT 14, 2013
Bottle from Mise En BiŤre - Cleare golden color, little white head - Malty, grass & citrus hops aroma with hints of honey - malty, grass, citrus & flower flavor - Light body, dry, low bitterness, low carbonattion, dry finish - a really good english ale

3.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Dommod2011 (702) - Birmingham, West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 18, 2013
Light golden pale amber pour. Crisp and dry and brilliantly refreshing. Very good.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Niall73 (1871) - Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 9, 2013
Bottle. Pours a clear gold colour with a foamy white head. Toast, caramel, candy aroma. Itís OK - some pear, toffee, light sponge cake. Mild lemony bitterness. Fine.

4.4
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
amfawcett (4) - York, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUL 22, 2013 does not count
a real surprise this and will definitely try again. Grassy hops with a citrus spice. Refreshing and so well balanced. Best new brew iíve tasted in a while and a bit of a revelation.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MartinT (8135) - Montreal, Quebec, CANADA - JUL 3, 2013
My Bottom Line:
This quenching Golden Ale projects peppery and citrusy hops onto wet straw and honey before herbal hop bitterness balances everything out.

Further Personal Perceptions:
-A veil of foam tops the clear gold.
-The flavour profile is well structured and balanced.
-Drinkability is optimal; I somehow believe this would have been better, more polished, on cask.
-The hop character is bright and delicate.

Bottle.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
SudsMcDuff (5944) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - JUN 4, 2013
500ml bottle .. . pours a simple gold .. . mild foam head, smudges of lacing .. . light bitters .. . what happened to bruce willis?? .. . light apple and very mild sweet hay .. . very quick .. . boring .. . . next time when my dog has his friends over, iím going to fart and quietly leave the room so he knows how it feels.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
wimpyjoe (4424) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 1, 2013
Golden without a head. Has a tasty grainy biscuit flavour, its pale ale tag on the label is more evident in its fruity nose.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jamestulloch (1586) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 30, 2013
Aroma: Hay, grass and faint citrus.

Appearance: Clear golden body with a thin white head that slowly fades. Very light visible carbonation. Light lacing marks.

Taste: Very clean and mild. Flavours of freshly cut grass, earth and pear.

Palate: Thin to medium body with a foamy mouthfeel. Soft carbonation prickle.

Overall: Not the most flavoursome and itís quite thin - like a cross between a Golden Ale and a Lager.


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