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Brewed by Brodies
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
London, England

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RATINGS: 16   MEAN: 3.46/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.26   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
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Cask: Seasonal - Summer.
Our most popular summer beer by far. Grapefruity Cascade all the way through. Lizzie and Jamies favorite session ale!


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (17642) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 22, 2013
Draft @ Old Coffee House, Soho W1. Pours a golden color with a small white head. Has a fruity malty citrus hoppy aroma with hints of grapefruit. Has a fruity malty citrus hoppy grapefruit flavor. Has a fruity malty hoppy citrus hoppy grapefruit finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Scopey (7452) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 29, 2013
Keg at Old Coffee House. It pours clear amber with a small white head. The nose is grapefruit, lime, white grape grass and hay. The taste is pretty bitter, piney, grapefruit, grass, straw and pepper with a dry, bitter finish. Light-medium body and fizzy carbonation. Good bitterness. Rather nice sessionable beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Niall73 (1871) - Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 16, 2013
Tap at William IV. Clear straw colour, white head, big fizz. Nice light fruity malty aroma. Light body, lots of fizz. Nice - bit funky, dirty, fruity hops, dry bitterness. Pretty tasty. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerCast_Rich (1894) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 30, 2011
[cask at the King William IV, Leyton] [Shoreditch Sunshine on pump clip] Golden pour, thin white head. Aroma of sweet malt and grassy, citrus hop – although overall the aroma is quite faint. Taste-wise, a bitter golden ale. Decent but quite thin, the slightly musty hop and malt flavours just about come through, as does the dry finish, but it needs a bit more oomph [20092011]

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ethereal (2417) - Los Angeles, California, USA - AUG 9, 2011
500ml bottle from Drink of Fulham, drunk at home, 20th Dec 2010. Looks great - very slightly hazy straw gold with a lazy white head. Grapefruit on the nose and in the taste as expected. Bitter finish. How to do a quaffable summer beer with decent hopping.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 15/20
ndon (857) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 23, 2011
Cask @ Old Coffee House. Pours a clear pale gold, with a small white head. Quite dry and crisp, strong citrus, grassy, piney, strong initial grapefruit, with a dry bitter finish. Enjoyable apart from an old sock smell in the pub

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rlgk (11527) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 14, 2011
Cask at The Coffee House, London. Pale golden color, small offwhite head. Hoppy metallic aroma. Fruity hoppy citrus flavor, a bit thin.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Leighton (11900) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 14, 2011
Cask at the Cross Keys. Pours a clear, light yellow with a foamy, white head. Holds a beautiful, citra hop nose with orange, lemon and straw. Flavor is mildly sweet, faintly doughy, with great citric bitterness, grass, fine lemon and pine. Light to medium in body with fine carbonation. Fairly bitter finish, citrus rind in the throat, modest but just enough malty sugars. This beer is superbly balanced and insanely good. Well done, Brodies.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Fin (7701) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - FEB 7, 2011
Cask, gravity at Merton Winter Beer Festival 05.02.11 Pours light gold with a white bubbly head. Some crisp grapefruit comes through initially, nice fruitiness all the way bit dry at end, good bitterness and not too sweet so quite refreshing. A7 A4 T7 P4 Ov14 3.6

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (16115) - , Essex, ENGLAND - DEC 30, 2010
28th December 2010
ChrisOs Christmas Tasting. Clear pale gold beer. Light white head. Light frothy palate. Pleasant citrus, very orange marmalade. Whisper of peach and some grassy bitterness. As per the brewers notes - a great session beer.


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