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Brewed by Brentwood
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Brentwood, England

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RATINGS: 27   MEAN: 3.1/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07/5   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Cask; Seasonal - Summer. Also available bottled all year round.
A light golden coloured refreshing ale brewed using pure Maris Otter malt, and a blend of hops to give a bitterness as well as a good hoppy, lightly citrus aroma and flavour.


s_hartshorne's rating

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
s_hartshorne (2578) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, - AUG 2, 2014
Cask criterion Leicester. Golden thin head. Aroma is citrus nice. Taste is good sweet malts good citrus orange flavours nice long hoppy bitterness. Medium body. Nice pint.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Idiosynkrasie (6165) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - FEB 26, 2016
500ml bottle. Minimally cloudy, golden colour with small to average, frothy, half-way lasting, minimally lacing, white head. Slightly citrusy, hoppy aroma, minimally strawy and grainy, pale malty basis, a touch of marmalade. Taste is minimally sweet pale malty, minimally grainy, mildly bitter hoppy overtones with a touch of citrus, orange zest and marmalade. Simply nice.

4.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Shazzab95 (10) - Essex, ENGLAND - MAY 23, 2015
light summery golden beer with small white head after first bottle decided that it was best served chilled light citrus flavor with hints of grapefruit not normally a fan of light golden beers but this would have to be an exception defintely one for a hot summers day wonderfully balanced bitter sweet aftertaste highly recommended

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
MissPxx (959) - Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 19, 2015
Extremely bitter tasting. Very hoppy aroma. Really light golden appearance. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
99smithsamuel (74) - - MAY 13, 2015
500ml bottle from ales by mail. Clear golden colour with a thick, frothy white head. Light caramel and intense hop aromas. Lightly malty flavour with a subtle, dry bitterness and some hoppy sweetness. Nice tasting pale.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Benzai (12755) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - MAR 8, 2015
Bottle @ home. Clear golden color, full sized white head that lasts for quite a long time. Aroma is lightly malts and nicely hoppy. Tastes about the same: light to moderately malty, nicely hoppy and a nice, a bit firmer bitterness in the finish. Decent body and carbonation. Quite nice.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Holmen1 (4694) - Stavanger, NORWAY - AUG 17, 2014
0,5 flaske delt med Steve og håndimportør Ovesen: klar, gylden med hvitt filmskum. Deilig aroma av mandaring og aprikos. Forfriskende, lett sommerøl med middel munnfylde - lett å helle over drøvelen.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Cimbasso (691) - - AUG 17, 2014
A golden summer ale with a loose white head and an zesty orange aroma. A rich golden colour and clear appearance. It has a clean hoppy dryness with a good bitter finish, very much in the English tradition of a Golden Ale. Nicely balanced, and light and citrussy, this ale is perfect for summer drinking as it is refreshing and (at 4.5%) not too strong.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Holmen2 (2733) - NORWAY - AUG 17, 2014
From bottle. Dark golden. White head and lacing. Aroma of grapefruit, lime and fresh pine shoots. Citrusy taste, combined with moderate bitterness. Quite long aftertaste. A bit astringent mouthfeel.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beerhunter111 (15424) - Hasborn, GERMANY - MAR 22, 2014
Leicht trübes orangegelbes Bier mit schöner Schaumkrone. Geruch malzig fruchtig, Citrus. Geschmack hefig fruchtig, bitter, trocken, bitterer Abgang.


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