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Brewed by Bristol Beer Factory
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Bristol, England

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RATINGS: 39   MEAN: 3.12/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
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Cask; Regular.
Golden ale with hints of biscuity malt flavour and citrus hops. Pale, Cara, Crystal and Wheat malts and English Pioneer hops for bitterness and aroma with an added boost of Goldings hops to fill out the aroma.


2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fonefan (35220) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUN 10, 2008
Cask gravity @ Reading Beer Festival 2008.
Clear medium yellow orange color with a small, fizzy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is light to moderate malty, caramel, light to moderate hoppy, toffee. Flavor is moderate sweet and light bitter with a average duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is flat. (020508)

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ungstrup (29486) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - MAY 11, 2010
Cask at NWAF 2009. A golden beer with a thin off-white head. The aroma has notes of malt and fruits. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt and straw, leading to a lightly bitter finish, where the straw note lingers.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
oh6gdx (20621) - Vasa, FINLAND - JAN 1, 2012
Cask@Euston Tap, London. Golden colour with a small off-white head that leaves some lace. Aroma is sweet malts, fruits and mild floral notes. Flavour is similar with some mild herbal and yeasty notes.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
madmitch76 (15342) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUL 16, 2011
12th July 2011
Chelmsford Beer Festival. Clear gold beer. Suddy white head. Light palate, semi dry with some fine carbonation. Dry pale malt. Ok citrus hop - mild orange. Whisper of sulphur. Dry finish. Ok.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
cgarvieuk (14715) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 18, 2011
tap at E tap ..golden amer ... thin white head ...soft fruity nose ... light dry hop... soft orange ... ok but not great

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Oakes (12723) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 28, 2010
@ Grain Barge. Amber with a slight haze. Caramel and slightly toasty malt. Toasty with some woody hops and light fruitiness.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Leighton (11355) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 18, 2011
Cask at the Euston Tap. Pours clear gold with a foamy head. Slightly sour, doughy malt nose, with a bit of toast. Buttery bread flavor, slight wood or something, mild sugars, mild bitters. Light bodied with fine carbonation. Slightly sweet finish, more dough and faint butter notes. So so.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
rlgk (11036) - Göteborg/Jönköping, SWEDEN - MAY 12, 2011
Cask at Euston Tap, London. Golden, nice lasting offwhite head. Fruity aroma. Malty fruity, somewhat strange flavor. Guess there is something with this brewery that does not appeal to me.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
imdownthepub (10488) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 18, 2011
Cask conditioned at Far From the Madding, Oxford. Gold with white head. Fruity, peach, apricot, sweetish golden ale. A little thin on the palate with a pronounced bready character. Some yeasty, slightly tinny hints. Juicy finish. It’s fine.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
maeib (8750) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - AUG 26, 2012
Cask conditioned handpump White Swan Leeds 14/08/12. A golden coloured beer with a tight white head and lacing. A crisp biscuity aroma. Decent fruity tastes. Biscuity malts. Served too cold and over sparkled. I think there’s a nice fruity beer trying to get out of this.


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