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Brewed by Bays
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Paignton, England

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RATINGS: 33   MEAN: 3.14/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.08   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
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Cask; Regular. Also available bottled.
A strong golden beer with a fresh spicy hop character. A smooth taste with a balanced sweetness coming through on the finish.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fonefan (36036) - VestJylland, DENMARK - AUG 22, 2011

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

Clear medium amber yellow colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white to white head. Aroma is light moderate malty, toasted, caramel, light hoppy. Flavor is moderate sweet and light bitter with a average to long duration, malty, borring ! Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20110802]

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
yespr (32032) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JAN 14, 2011
From cask at the Market Porter. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is light roasted malt and citrusy. Bitter,citrusy and slight grassy hoppy. Light toasted malt. Bitter and slight malty finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
oh6gdx (20902) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 14, 2011
Cask@GBBF2011. Deep golden/amber colour, small off-white head. Aroma ias fruity, earthy, spicy and caramelly. Flavour is quite similar in a nice balance. Also some slight toffeeish notes in the flavour.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
madmitch76 (16111) - , Essex, ENGLAND - AUG 15, 2010
15th July 2010. Chelmsford Beer Festival. Clear gold beer, little suddy white head. Light dry palate. Dry semi tart orange and grapefruit offset nicely by some honey sweetness. Dry finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
cgarvieuk (15169) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 1, 2012
Cask at GBBF 2011 ... golden amber ... soft lemon hop nose ... light dry lemon hop ... fruity light bitter linger ... hints of cardboard.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Christian (11276) - Odense, DENMARK - NOV 5, 2011
Cask at the GBBF. Golden with a small white head. Malty aroma with a grainy touch and fruity notes. Sweet fruity flavour with grassy hops and a quite bitter finish

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
imdownthepub (10647) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - DEC 21, 2013
Cask conditioned at The Turf Tavern, Oxford. Gold with white head. This was a dull, sweetish, grainy, malty beer, flat and a little flacid unfortunately. Not great.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
FatPhil (9596) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - AUG 19, 2011
Cask (GBBF2011)
Sweet malty everything - all the way from the aroma to the finish. Dull, but very grainy, lots of malt and bread in the finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
leaparsons (8311) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - MAY 8, 2011
Bottle. Dull golden brown with a thin foam. Aromas are biscuit and weetabix malts with spritzy lemon tea. Peach with hints of fudge. Flavours are sweet malts with yeast and spritzy citrus. Medicinal with a fruity, earthy finish. Decent.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Quack-Duck (8072) - Down South, GERMANY - FEB 12, 2011
bottle from Darts Farm. Clear golden colour, large white head. Hoppy nose. Medium-bodied, solid malty base with hints of honey and biscuits, very nice cirtsuy hops add a fresh note. Very nice beer.


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