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RATINGS: 113   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.75   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
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Liquid Gold aged in wine barrels with Hibiscus, Rose Hips, and Elder Flowers


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
madmitch76 (16090) - , Essex, ENGLAND - NOV 3, 2013
15th October 2013
Tasting at Bruce’s new pad. Thanks to Leighton for this tasty number. Hazy amber beer with a small pale cream coloured head. Palate is light, soft and airy, semi dry. Perfumey floralness and tangy fruity hibiscus. Lightly sour rose hips on the semi dry finish. Intertesting and tasty.

4.4
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Travlr (13167) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - MAR 1, 2013
Bottle at Paradiso Dupont. Cloudy orange amber color, thick white head with good tetention, solid lacing. Aroma of cobwebs, dusty raspberries, grandma’s perfume. Taste is softly sour summer fruit, berries, Amazing.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bu11zeye (11971) - Frisco (Dallas), Texas, USA - MAY 31, 2013
(375ml bottle) Pours a pink rose body with a small off-white head. Aroma of florals, grass, pineapple, cheese, vinous, and raspberries. Flavor of rosehips, hibiscus, herbs, grass, berries, brett, and citrus.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Leighton (11824) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 15, 2013
Bottle shared at Bruce’s in London. Thanks to Jay for trading me this one. Hazy gold with a creamy white head. Mild tangy clementines in the nose, touches of flowers. Decent funk in the flavor, light sweetness, hints of white bread, some oranges. Light bodied with fine, massaging carbonation. Dry finish with light sweetness, modest bitterness, some white grapes, lemons, oranges, slight herbs. Quite delicate. Very drinkable.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
argo0 (11635) - Washington DC, USA - AUG 23, 2012
375ml bottle, Campground Brewdown, thanks yobdoog. Small off-white head, hazy pink body. Aroma is medium sweet, vinous, some sour/lemon, orange/grapefruit, cheese. Taste is medium sweet, sour/vinous, some lemon/cherry, light funk/cheese. Medium body, some effervescence.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
brokensail (11529) - Orange County, California, USA - MAR 11, 2013
Cloudy orange pour with a tall white head. Initial aroma is pleasant. Tart lemon, green apple, and citric tartness. Some floral notes, a bit of oak, wine, and grass. The flavor has a pronounced elderflower character, sour lemon and green apple, and wine. Charred oak, pronounced smoke, and a hint of bandaid after the initial tartness of the flavor.

4.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
rlgk (11421) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - SEP 15, 2012
Bottle, from a trade with Maxxdaddy. Hazy orange/copper color, small but lasting offwhite head. Floral aroma, roses, citrus, stable, leather, elderberries, yeasty, brett, vinous, citrus, woody, sourish, hay, some grapefruit. Vinous floral flavor, sour, elderberries, woody, citrus, grapefruit, roses, brett, leather, stable, tart, pineapple, some tea. Different from most beers, but very good. Floral grassy finish with leather, roses, tart and with some grapefruit.

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Lubiere (10439) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 27, 2013
A hazed reddish amber ale with a thin mocha head. In aroma, a beautiful smell of flowers, hibiscus, roses, light Brett, musty, very nice. In mouth, a nice sour ale with cherries, boiled rose petals, hibiscus, light Brett, very nice. OttBottShare Oct 2013.

4.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Ratman197 (10192) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JAN 7, 2013
375 ml bottle courtesy of Doodler (thanks Scott!) poured a clear pinkish amber with a small lasting pinkish head. Aromas of straw, barnyard funk, hibiscus, floral notes and light citrus. Palate was light bodied and crisp with a dry lightly tart finish. Flavors of straw, citrus, hibiscus, light barnyard and light floral notes with a crisp dry lightly tart lingering hibiscus finish.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Theydon_Bois (9912) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - NOV 10, 2013
Bottle at Bruce’s new pad, big thanks to Leighton, 15/10/13. Hazed golden amber with a good sized off white head. Nose is light piss, dank tarte fruit, lemon dipped straw, bitter apricot. Taste comprises orange pith, earthy fruit tarteness, melon, tangy apricot. Medium bodied, crisp dry finale. Refreshing sour - decent.


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