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Beowulf Gold Work

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Brewed by Beowulf
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Brownhills, England

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RATINGS: 20   MEAN: 3.08/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3   SEASONAL: Spring   EST. CALORIES: 153   ABV: 5.1%
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Cask; Seasonal - Spring & Summer.
Another relative rarity in the real ale world ~ a clear wheat beer. This is a brilliantly astringent beer as a true wheat beer should be and in pulls off a real "double whammie" having a powerful continental bitterness as well.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
deanso (6492) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - FEB 21, 2015
bottle from ABCBeers. Thin white head. Hay golden pour. Slight bitterness. Not as good as Beowolfs usual beers

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mr_Pink_152 (1792) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - JAN 2, 2015
part of my 2013 backlog, tried at the 2013 peterborough festival. Pale amber colour with white head. Flavour has malt, hops, with a bitter finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RichTheVillan (4353) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAY 4, 2014
Cask at The Barton Arms Beer Festival; clear amber pour with a bubbly white head, a hint of citrus in the aroma, taste is sweet with light citrus, some astringency.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SarkyNorthener (2911) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 12, 2013
Cask@the tap and tanner, walsall. Golden beer with medium head and good lacing. Aroma of pale malts and citrus. Taste is citrus, bread, some wheat and bitter hops. Decent.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
imdownthepub (11285) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 5, 2013
Cask conditioned at The Old Joint Stock, Birmingham. Gold with white head. This was quite a thin beer on the palate, slightly watery with a light perfumed note, bitterness, dryish. It didn’t really come over as a wheat beer but in retrospect there were a few signs. Just ok.

2.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
niquillis (1690) - Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 2, 2013
On cask at Wheatsheaf (JDW), Cheadle. Pours amber with white head. Wheat beer apparently, they should be fruity with a wheat kick. This is astringent and hard work. A face puller.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jmgreenuk (5713) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - APR 30, 2013
Bottle from Stirchley Wines, Birmingham. Poured a crystal clear light amber with a thin broken white head. The aroma is weak malt, leading to a medium bitter, grassy, hoppy flavour with some smooth malt on the palate. The bitterness quickly disappears. A refreshing ale, but Beowulf can do much better.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
BlackHaddock (4863) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - APR 16, 2012
500ml Brown bottle conditioned UK brewed wheat beer poured into a Franziskaner Weissbier glass on 13 Apr 2012. The beer has a slight haze to its otherwise pale golden body. The head was thin and white in colour, getting thinner with every sip. Citrus hop aroma and taste: not a lot else really. Refreshing but somewhat lacking in depth and deep flavours.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
cgarvieuk (17009) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 11, 2011
bottle at home ... golden amber .. thin white head ... soft sweet lemon fruit nose ... light banana lemon ... quite heavily oily body ... quite a bitter duration ... some lemon peel ... little heavy ... quite syrupy sweet

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
tommann (2985) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAR 31, 2011
500ml bottle. Pours a slightly hazy light gold with a medium head. Aroma is lemon and lime hops. Taste starts with some lime. Wheaty finish. Citrus aftertaste. Full in the mouth with prickly carbonation.


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