RateBeer
overall
89
99
style
Brewed by Buxton
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Buxton, England

bottled
common

on tap
common

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 163   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43   EST. CALORIES: 108   ABV: 3.6%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Keg & Bottle Conditioned; Regular.

A delicious beer. Hopped with armfuls of American Chinook hops, this beer oozes citrus flavour and aroma. It has a lovely sweetnes balanced with a lingering bitter finish backed up with a late grapefruit hit.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Theydon_Bois (7948) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - FEB 14, 2013
Gravity dispense at the 23rd Battersea Beer Festival - 06/02/13. Clear pale blonde with a thin white head that clears to the edge and leaves a film. Nose is floral hops, grass, pale malt, citrus. Taste comprises hops, grass, lemon, light residual sugars, touch of caramel, mineral tones. Medium in body with moderate carbonation lending towards a dry finish. Decent flavoursome low ABV fayre !

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
JK54B (1539) - Helsinki, FINLAND - FEB 11, 2013
Cask Ale tasted at Gallows Bird RAF. Fresh lemoney nose. Pale head. Pale clear golden color. Slightly lemoney malty and hoppy taste. Nice beer. At the end hoppy bitterness.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
jvhemert (330) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 10, 2013
AROMA: nuts, bread, APPEARANCE: golden, clear, minimal head, white foam, TASTE: lightly bitter, light sweetness, PALATE: light body, thin feel, soft carbonation, OVERALL: Ok for the low ABV, bit too thin, nice malty aromas.

3.7
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Brandman (2059) - Helsinki, FINLAND - FEB 9, 2013
Hazy hay yellow, white head. Aroma has really clear andc intense hoppiness with grapefruit, citrus and fresh piney soap. Flavour is dry and harsh malty with high bitterness as grapefruity hops. Leaves quite long aftertaste. Superb session beer.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mR_fr0g (2531) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - FEB 6, 2013
Battersea beer festival 06/02/2013. Clear yellow straw colour. Thin white head. Very spicy caraway aroma. Hop forward. Crisp mineral palate. Spicy hop finish. Dry finish.

3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
JohnCook101 (304) - - FEB 1, 2013
500ml bottle. Pours very cloudy amber with a small head that reduces quickly. Good hoppy aroma. Some mild tropical fruit flavours quickly buried under mountains of bitter hops and intense grapefruit. An exceptionally long bitter finish. Refreshing and satisfying. Love it.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RexTalionis (2370) - FINLAND - JAN 26, 2013
Cask at Gallows Bird real ale festival. Pale golden in color with thin bubbly head. Grassy bitterness with notes of bloodorange in aroma. A bit dry somehow but with some feeling of fresh cut grass and that grassy bitterness nonetheless. Grassy and slightly woody aftertaste.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Hermod (3083) - Vantaa, FINLAND - JAN 26, 2013
Cask @ Gallows bird, real ale festival. Clear golden, thin head. Looking great. Lovely hoppy grapefruity aroma, some herbal notes. Flavor has fruity hoppyness, very bitter, grapefruit. Wow. This. Is. Good.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
stravale (2062) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - JAN 25, 2013
Cask @ Bow [230113]. Pale straw, slight haze, dense thin white head. Nose of fruity fresh zesty hops, nice softt grapefruit. Taste of fairly sweet grapefruit, soft bitter zesty citrus, touch of grassy hops with a background of light sweet pale malt, very good flavour for the abv. Light body but has some oilyness. Good bitter hop finish with a fairly long linger. Great beer for the abv.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rosenbergh (6588) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JAN 25, 2013
Cask at the Gallows Bird XVI Real Ale Festival, Espoo, Finland. Clear pale golden colour with small white head. Subtle floral hoppiness and some sweetness in aroma. Flavour is floral and fruity hoppy with decent bitterness. Very tasty for a 3.6%. Nice. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 « 6 7 8  9  10 11 12 » 17


(beta) USD $2.35 EeBria.com

Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50