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Brewed by Beartown
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Congleton, England

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RATINGS: 41   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.1   EST. CALORIES: 174   ABV: 5.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This powerful, yet easy-drinking, golden brew is developed with a combination of old and new world hops, resulting in a beer with fragrant hop aromas, a smooth, balanced, malty character and a lingering hop bitterness in the finish. Named after Wojtek, pronounced


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
undercurrent25 (1582) - Barnton, Cheshire, ENGLAND - JUN 29, 2012
Pale in appearance, hoppy and fruity and somewhat lager like, overall a fairly good beer

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
ManVsBeer (5801) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 9, 2012
Heavy bodied golden ale with noticeable strength, but no distinct flavour.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
madmitch76 (18115) - , Essex, ENGLAND - DEC 28, 2011
12th October 2011
Crosse Keys Spoons. Hazy gold beer. Residual white head. Smooth palate, semi dry. Fairly low carbonation. Sweetish hops. Peach, tangerine, tropical fruits, grapefruit, even a little Sorachi Ace lemon flavour. A really nice medley! Finishes semi dry. Lip smacking hops. With some condition this would have been an easy 4+

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
davidm (1979) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - DEC 5, 2011
On cask at Wetherspoon Stansted. Great beer, tastes like a salad of hops. Aromas of honey, caramel, pine, and orange. Taste is sweet and bitter, with a long lingering finish. Palate is silky, and medium bodied. Cloudy yellow, with a thin head.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fonefan (38879) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 16, 2011

Cask (handpump) @ The Windmill - JDW, Stansted Airport - Airside, Stansted, England CM24 1QN.

Clear medium orange yellow colour with a small, fizzy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, white to off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, fruty . berry, sweet malt, toffee notes. Flavor is moderate sweet with a average to long duration, candy fruity, sweet malt. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is flat to soft. [20111024]

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
maeib (8750) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - NOV 14, 2011
Cask conditioned Handpump Moon On The Square Northampton. A golden beer with a white bubbly head. Hints of peach in the aroma which struggles thorugh the cold. Decent citrus fruits in the mouth with a nice body. Good hops. The malts give good backbone. This could be a cracker but it’s just too cold on this occasion.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
downender (6954) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - OCT 29, 2011
Cask-conditioned at the Commercial Rooms (JDW), Bristol 12/10/2011. Deep gold with a slight white head. sweet and sugary, with some hedgerow fruit and over prominent alcohol. Poor.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
andsled (24) - Durham, ENGLAND - OCT 26, 2011
Have had two of these. One at Thomas Sheraton Stockton which was superb almost Marble Dobber standard. One at Boston Wetherspoons which was less so but still good, hence an average of the two ratings above.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BrotherLogic (252) - California, USA - OCT 22, 2011
Okay bitter pale ale type beer - his work okay but are a bit dank but you can win them all ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
berkshirejohn (5149) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 21, 2011
UPDATED: OCT 10, 2012 Cask at the Greyhound (JDW), Maidenhead. Golden amber with a thin white head; fruity aroma; rich tropical fruit flavour with some chewy malts; then a long, building, bitterness leaving a sweet digestive biscuit finish. Deceptively easy to drink.(7/4/7/4/15=3.7, 10/21/2011)

50cl bottle from the Sainsbury’s Beer Hunt range at 5.5% ABV. Amber with a billowing white head that slowly settles; rich malty aroma with some grassy hops; thick in the mouth with an almost meaty flavour and perhaps some tropical fruit;; and a dry biscuity finish with a slight zing. (6/4/7/3/13=3.3, 10/10/2012)


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