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Buxton Blonde

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

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RATINGS: 26   MEAN: 3.17/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Also available bottle conditioned. Originally brewed at Leek Brewery.
A classic blonde – clear and crisp. Blonde is mashed with a blend of lager malt and wheat for a zesty, fruity character. Hopped with only continental European varieties, it’s full of flavour and character.


2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
wimpyjoe (3694) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 13, 2014
Cask @ Trades Club, Hebden Bridge. Golden-blond with a small head. Has a malt nose and a malt-hop taste with some fruitiness.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
imdownthepub (10123) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 9, 2014
Cask conditioned at The Fountain Inn, Leek, Staffs. Gold with white head. Light, quite malty beer, there is a hint of sweetness, easy on the palate with a touch of juicy lemon juice, decent depth, a pretty pleasant blonde beer.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
s_hartshorne (1150) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 20, 2014
Cask west riding dewsbury. Golden colour ok white head lacing. Aroma is lemon hops. Taste is citrus peel dry hop bitterness. Medium body. Not for me this just didnt like the taste. Glad I only bought half!!

3.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AdiBeer (1005) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 26, 2014
Aroma: straw, hay, flowery hops. Appearance: clear pale gold, small white head. Taste: light sweet. Palate: malty sweetness expands, bread, cereals. Overall: OK Golden Ale, taste and palate are excellent, aroma lags. Pint at Buxton Tap House, Buxton.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Nocturne (760) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - FEB 5, 2014
Cask at Knott Bar, Manchester. Hazy yellow with webs of lace from the white head. Citrussy hops and a buttery, biscuity malt profile come together very nicely. Not much jumps out, but it’s really well balanced and drinkable stuff.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (16537) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 28, 2013
Cask @ CASK Pub & Kitchen, Pimlico SW1. Pours a slightly hazy pale yellow color with a small white head. Has a fruity malty spicy weak hoppy aroma. Fruity malty spicy weak hoppy flavor. Has a fruity malty spicy hoppy finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SaintMatty (5176) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - SEP 4, 2013
Cask (Craft Beer Co. Clerkenwell) - Golden with a white head. Earthy hops, yeast and lemon in the aroma. Hoppy and crisp taste with lemon, tea, spice and peach.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
HogTownHarry (6064) - Toronto (Harbourfront), Ontario, CANADA - AUG 23, 2013
August 23, 2013 - cask at Holborn Whippet. Clear gold, small head. Simple grassy and grainy aroma - taste however is solidly bitter, Goldings or something in quantity, quite assertive with building acidic bitterness. Solid body, chewy and astringent, decent airy mouthfeel, quite a long coatin pithy finish. Great beer.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
rosenbergh (6658) - Tampere, FINLAND - AUG 11, 2012
Cask at Kitty's, Helsinki, Finland. Cloudy yellow golden colour with small to average size white head. Citrus, fruit and mild floral hoppy aroma. Flavour is bitter hoppy with pine and resin. Nice and tasty real ale. Bitterness lasts. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
lusikka (6176) - Tampere, FINLAND - JUL 22, 2012
Cask @ O’Hara’s, Tampere. Rated on 20.07.2012.
Pours a clear golden colour with a small white head. Aroma of mild herbs, strong lemon and some orange. Flavour of pale malts, strong floral hops, herbs, lemon and juicy orange. Light bodied, slick but dryish mouthfeel and a crispy floral bitter finish. Good one.


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