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Brewed by Boggart Hole Clough
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Manchester, England

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RATINGS: 20   MEAN: 3.22/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.11   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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Cask; Regular.


3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
cgarvieuk (13933) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 15, 2011
cask at cloisters ... amber ... cramy white head... soft lemon hop nose... light soft lemon blackcurrant hop ... soft easy dull

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Benjii (3049) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 4, 2011
UPDATED: NOV 16, 2011 Cask at Cloisters. A blonde ale with a fair white head. Cereal aroma with lemon, pine, sweet caramel and yeast. Piney, yeasty flavour with puffed wheat and barley. Thin and not terribly hoppy. Nice dry finish though. Not my favourite single hop Citra beer.

2.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Ungstrup (29063) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - FEB 12, 2011
Cask. A light golden beer with a lazing white head. The aroma has notes of diacethyl and fruits. The flavor is sweet with notes of diacethyl and fruit on a lightly malty background, leading to a dry and lightly bitter finish.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Leighton (10434) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 1, 2010
Gravity cask at the Pig’s Ear. Pours clear yellow-gold with a faint, bubbly white head. Holds an absolutely beautiful aroma, pine, sappy, with fresh pineapple and light bread. Great flavor too, with woody pine notes, light spiciness, some lightly tart but sweet fruit juice, modestly bitter. Light to medium in body with fine to average carbonation. The finish is lightly sticky, with more piney hops, some fruity sweetness, and subtle malts. Really, really good.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (34188) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 7, 2010

Cask (handpump) @ Bar Fringe, 8 Swan Street, Manchester, Greater Manchester England M4 5JN.

Clear medium yellow orange color with a average, frothy to creamy, good lacing, mostly lasting, white to off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, moderate hoppy, citrus, grapefruit. Flavor is moderate to light heavy sweet and bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20100120]

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
berkshirejohn (4381) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 15, 2010
Cask at the Kingston Arms, Cambridge. Straw with a white head; a clean crisp grapefruit aroma to start, that’s followed thtough to the end; a good example of the Cascade hop. Excellent.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Papsoe (25090) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 13, 2010
Cask. Clear yellow with a creamy white head. Sweetish fruity nose. Light body, flat with a pleasantly soft mouthfeel and fresh exotic fruit accents. Discreet bitterness. Fresh indeed. 200110

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DJMonarch (9159) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - JAN 31, 2010
Cask Handpump at NWAF The Venue, Miles Platting 22/01/2010 Fruit and hop aromas. Golden coloured hoppy and floral with a little citrus flavour. Creamy on the palate with a hint of dryness and bitterness in a malt finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Svesse (6041) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - AUG 30, 2009
(Cask at Angel, Manchester, 25 July 2009) Golden colour with creamy, white head. Fruity nose with citrus, grass, toffee and Juicy Fruit bubblegum. Fruity taste with notes of apricots, citrus and a touch of grass. Generous citrussy, grassy bitterness in the finish. Medium body, balanced sweetness. Nice and refreshing.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
thewolf (11107) - Kolding, DENMARK - JUL 27, 2009
[RBESG, Sheffield]
Cask @ Star Inn, Huddersfield.
Pours clear golden with a small, super-nice, creamy, white head. ARoma has light butter, some grapefruit. Light, soft carbonation, fine dry mouthfeel. Flavour still has some butter, light bready and with a fair amount of fruity hops. Good fruity, hoppy finish. Just too much butter, sadly.


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