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Broughton Willacade

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Brewed by Broughton
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Biggar, Scotland

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RATINGS: 10   MEAN: 3.14/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.99   EST. CALORIES: 108   ABV: 3.6%
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2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Stuu666 (3570) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 16, 2014
Cask at SRAF 2012. Pours golden amber, nose is dull toffee, taste is light fruit.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
tombyars (1411) - Saltcoats, SCOTLAND - MAR 29, 2014
Tasted this in the Salt Cot, Saltcoats (JDW) on the 28th March 2014. Cask, handpump dispense. Opaque amber with a creamy off white head. Very short aroma giving a faint whiff of green apple. Thin resiny mouthfeel and good lacing. Pale malt gives a distinct Madeira cake base with juicy marmalade fruit present in the mouth. Earthy hop resins impart a well balanced aftertaste which does not impinge on the malt. Slightly malty finish with an almond note present on the palate. A decent session Golden Ale and good to see JDW promoting Broughton Brewery at long last!

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Oakes (12789) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 17, 2014
Golden colour. Earthy, fruity, lots of hops. earthy bitterness. Lots if fresh hop character but it’s a bit cheesy. Good, solid bitterness. This beer is one that benefits from its job - pounding a pint quickly - and performs relatively poorly when subjected to careful scrutiny.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (36036) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JAN 30, 2014

Cask (handpump) @ The New Oxford, 11 Bexley Sq, Salford, Manchester, England M3 6DB.

Clear medium orange yellow color with a small to average, frothy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white to white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, fruity, earthy notes. Flavor is moderate sweet and light moderate bitter with a long duration, fruity, sweet malt. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20130125]

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
stravale (2280) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - SEP 26, 2012
Cask @ JDW The Standing Order, Edinburgh
Light amber, crystal clear, thin white head, good lacing
Aroma - light citrus hops, soft pale fruits, hint of spicy hop
Taste as aroma...rather watery though
Palate - soft carb, thin and watery. Finish rather dry, bitter, breakfast ceral malts, bit of pepper, touch of bitter metal
Overall - Very light session ale, rather average but better than the poor Merlin’s Ale I had

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JohnRMurdoch (3412) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - SEP 17, 2012
Cask @ The Oxford Bar, Edinburgh. Golden yellow colour, good head. Cereal & tropical fruit aroma. Biscuit & citrus flavour. Very bitter aftertaste. Average blonde beer.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
maeib (8750) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - AUG 14, 2012
Cask conditioned handpump Blacksmiths Arms St Albans 03/08/12. A blonde beer with a white head and lacing. Sharp floral hopping which are quite pleasing. A nice citrussy finish. A tasty golden with good hop levels.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
mr_h (3100) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - JUL 4, 2012
Cask by gravity at Scottish Real Ale Festival, Edinburgh (28 Jun 12) - clear golden ale, bubbly white head, fruity citrus hop aroma and flavour, bit bitter, dry finish

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Benjii (3049) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 29, 2012
On cask at the Scottish Real Ale Festival, 2012. Pours a yellow colour with a fair white head. Aroma of lemon, pine, caramel and alcohol. Similar flavours with mild carbonation and an oily mouth-feel. Quite dry to finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cgarvieuk (15170) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 28, 2012
cask at SRAf .... golden amber ... thin white ... soft dryhop nose ... dry hop .. musty ... dull fruits ... blah


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