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Brewed by Tuatara Brewing Company
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Paraparaumu, New Zealand


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RATINGS: 4   MEAN: 2.88/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.9/5   IBU: 20   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
With this characterful ale, Wellington bids farewell to the homeless rogue who was always welcome on its street corners. Like the man himself, the grain is lightly smoked. Like the sun he worshipped, it radiates a warming golden glow. For the final and most personal touch, Munich Malt has been added for that unmistakable glimpse of nuts. Beer 1/4 of Clemenger’s Wellington in a Pint 2012

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
TheGrandMaster (2335) - Auckland, - DEC 3, 2012
Bottle. That nuttiness and smokiness combine well, creating a nuance beer - moreish, and best of all, very sessionable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 5/20
beer-yum (1368) - Wellington, NEW ZEALAND - SEP 12, 2015
From memory, restrained aroma (unlike its namesake) in a clear golden pour (not unlike the gutter next to him). Interesting hints of smoke and nuts was as advertised - you got what you saw.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
beerledgend (1196) - Waterloo, Wellington, NEW ZEALAND - OCT 29, 2012
Bright straw colour with big white head. Citrus aroma, smokey mouthfeel with mild bitterness.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
ciaranc (1102) - Dublin, IRELAND - SEP 7, 2012
Pours a clear golden with a pillowy head which quickly completely disappears. Very subtle aromas, yeast, honey, hay and nuts. Taste is quite straightforward and a little bland. Mouthfeel is thin and a bit lively. A subtle bitterness in the finish. A bit ordinary.

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