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


on tap

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RATINGS: 199   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4   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.

Hermod's rating

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Hermod (3767) - Vantaa, - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Tsekouratos (443) - Nea Filadelfeia, Athens, GREECE - MAR 25, 2015
330 ml from Beer-shop.gr, Athens Greece. Golden yellow color, clear, with a thin white head. Nose is mildly sweet with malts and grains. Taste is malty and floral, with some herbal notes. Like a pilsner with some hops. Aftertaste is light and mildly bittersweet. Light body with low carbonation. Not a good Buxton beer.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TedE (300) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - MAR 24, 2015
Pint on tap at Euston Tap. Unusual nose, sweet malt plus ?. Flat golden beer with thin lasting head. Strong chalky bitter taste followed by even more bitterness. Finish is piney and........bitter. Nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
visionthing (3236) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAR 22, 2015
33cl bottle from SIP veini- ja õllepood, Tallinn. Pours clear golden with a moderate and bubbely white head. Fruity aroma dominated by citrus with notes of sour berries, pale malt and hints of herbs. Moderate sweet and quite flavourful for a low ABV beer. Finishes with a nice bitterness. Tasty and sessionable.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
nordic (104) - Tartu, ESTONIA - MAR 11, 2015
Bottle @ De Tolly, Tartu. Very interesting aroma and taste. Hoppy with grapefruit notes. Best golden ale I tasted so far.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joe19612 (2005) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - FEB 15, 2015
Bottle conditioned. Pours a dark orange colour with a thin white head, aroma is all citrus, taste is bitter with citrus fruits with a dry fruity finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
edsspoon (672) - Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - FEB 10, 2015
Bottle - super pale yellow with a small bubbly crisp white head. aroma of bubblegum, apple, wheat and hay. Taste of malts, hay, a little caramel and some dust. Light body, medium carbonation.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
LuisVida (64) - - JAN 27, 2015
Sorprendentemente sabrosa para sus tres grados, ligera y seca, refrescante en su amargor limpio y herbal.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
LaViolette (115) - Brussels, BELGIUM - JAN 22, 2015
Very classic golden colour. Nose is nice with herbal hints. Taste is good for a simple pale ale. Very light and refreshing but nothing great I’m afraid.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
MichaelAwesome (5014) - Wanne-Eickel, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - JAN 18, 2015
Quite a simple one. Some hay with a touch of grass and spruce. Non-spectacular piwo with decent drinkability. Nothing adorable about that one.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
McTapps (5014) - Ruhrcity, GERMANY - JAN 18, 2015
Bottle. The beer has got a light hazy yellow colour with an airy head and medium body. Aroma of bitterness and hops. Taste of bitter hops, spruce, bread, flowers. Dry-bitter and floral finish. Had higher expectations.

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