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


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RATINGS: 168   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.43   EST. CALORIES: 108   ABV: 3.6%
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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.

omhper's rating

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
omhper (19333) - Tyresö, - AUG 3, 2012
Cask at Kitty’s, Helsinki. Hazy golden. Aroma of kiwi fruits and mango. Mid dry with light body and soft, firm mouthfeel. Lovely elegant light malt profile that hides under a wealth of tropical fruit hops. Long bitter finish. Hugely drinkable hoppy light ale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kermis (4953) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - AUG 27, 2014
Bottle shared thanks to Jmgreenuk. Pours hazy golden with a white head. Aroma of citrus with big grape notes. Flavour is light sweet and moderate bitter. Medium bodied with soft carbonation. Really good for the ABV.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sic1314 (3219) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - AUG 25, 2014
Poured a hazy light amber with an off white head. Aroma of moderately sweet citrus and soft malt. Medium body, flavour is medium sweet, lightly bitter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
madquacker (1036) - Canberra ACT, AUSTRALIA - AUG 17, 2014
Pineapple and grape fruit and a fizzy dirty base. Sandy colour with a small head and low carbonation. Nice beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
gegwilson (1026) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 10, 2014
Keg in Tapped Leeds. Straw coloured with a little white head. Good, bitter and citrusy. A very good beer for the ABV.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
fairwater (134) - Reading, Berkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 9, 2014
Cask @Greyfriar. Pale, clear, gold. Piney. In a lavatory block sense, but not really unpleasantly. Bit thin, bitterness that lingers, then departs. I would order it again, but not here, today, when Sound Wave is available.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
momordgz (81) - - JUL 27, 2014
Nice blonde beer with a bit of hoppy citrous flavor. Easy drinking. Easy to drink it again and again :-)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
beerfest5 (1147) - Dublin, IRELAND - JUL 16, 2014
330mL bottle. Pours a light straw, medium to small white head, no lacing. Aroma of citrus hops, some hay, caramel malt, a little thin on the nose. Taste is citrus upfront, tropical fruit, caramel, some yeast, cheese, finish is soft.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
tderoeck (4555) - Gent, BELGIUM - JUL 16, 2014
21/VI/14 - 33cl bottle @ Le Trappiste (Brugge) - Bieruitstap met de Gentse Biervereniging - bottled: 23/I/14 (2014-652)

Clear pale blond beer, small whtie head, unstable, bit adhesive. Aroma: very fruity, some melon, cheesy, bit metallic, very fruity, passion fruits. MF: soft to no carbon, medium body. Taste: pretty bitter, bit fruity, cheesy hops, some melon again, hoppy, bit grassy, very English. Aftertaste: bitter, grassy hops, bit yeasty, cheesy, very dry, some citrus. Very enjoyable!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
oliodnb (277) - ITALY - JUL 8, 2014
33cl bottled on 15/04/14. Very pale yellow, minimal white head that disappears almost immediately. Smells of sweet and tropical fruits. Taste is malts and some tropical fruits again with a good dry bitter finish. Very tasteful for a 3.6 ABV beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
mkel07 (3339) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - JUL 6, 2014
330ml bottle from Archive Beer Boutique. Rating from 2013. Light in the mouth with a faint hint of citrus.

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