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Brewed by Celt Experience
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Caerphilly, Wales

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RATINGS: 216   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Also available bottled.
A golden coloured organic ale, with a rich full-bodied texture accompanied by a unique blend of traditional and fruity hops. Drinkers of this delicious ale will experience a mouth-watering taste of citrus fruits with a slightly spicy aroma.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (35220) - VestJylland, DENMARK - AUG 17, 2010

Bottle 500ml.

Clear medium orange yellow color with a average, frothy to creamy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white to white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, moderate hoppy, citrus, orange. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20100813]
Earlier Rating: 11/27/2009 Total Score: 3
Cask (handpump) @ GBBF 09, Great British Beer Festival, Earls Court Exhibition Centre, London, England.
Clear medium yellow / orange amber color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, apple, moderate hoppy, citrus, fruity. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20090804]

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
yespr (31480) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - OCT 1, 2009
From cask at Market Porter. Pours almost fully clear and golden orange with a small off-white head. Aroma is vague hoppy, light malty. Crisp citrusy bitter hops flavoured. Dry and bitter flavoured finish. Crisp, clean and nice hoppy brew.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ungstrup (29483) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JUN 24, 2011
Bottled. An amber beer with a lazing off-white head. The aroma has notes of elderflowers, malt, and a bit of caramel. The flavor is sweet with notes malt, elderflowers, and a bit of caramel, leading to a dry finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Papsoe (25085) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - AUG 13, 2010
Bottle 50 cl. Courtesy of madmitch76. Pours a clear deep golden with an off-white head leaving a little laces. Sweet and citrusy nose. Medium body, a little fuit and vitamin c with quite some hops in the finish. 130810

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (20619) - Vasa, FINLAND - MAY 31, 2011
Bottled@The 2nd ES/CS Beer Tasting. (thanks DB!) Slightly hazy orange colour, mediumsized foamy slightly off-white head. Aroma is bready malts, mild caramel, toffee, some zest and mild floral notes. Flavour is zesty, fruity, quite sweet malty and mildly nectary. Nicely balanced golden ale.
Earlier Rating: 8/11/2009 Total Score: 3
Cask@GBBF2009. Golden colour, small beige head. Aroma is fruits, nectar, sweet wood and some malts. Flavour is wood, earth and grass. Quite bitter finish. Dry palate.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
omhper (19667) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - DEC 1, 2012
Bottled. Almost clear amber, mid sized head. Light grapefruit aroma. Dry with light body and crisp mouthfeel. Grapefruit and some caramel. Mid bitter finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (16927) - Malmö, SWEDEN - DEC 15, 2010
Cask @ The Feathers, Westminster SW1. Pours a slightly hazy golden color with a small longlasting white head. Has a fruity malty hoppy citrus aroma. Fruity malty spicy citrus flavor. Has a sweetish fruity hoppy citrus finish with some bitterness in the aftertaste.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
madmitch76 (15309) - , Essex, ENGLAND - JUN 17, 2012
10th April 2010
Clear gold beer. Short white head. Light dry palate. Creamy dry malt. Seamless join to fresh hops that impart orange and little grapefruit. Malt turns slightly soapy before the dry finish. Bitter aftertaste. Not bad.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fiulijn (14990) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 2, 2012
Bottle from Le Bon Marché, Paris
Blond color, with small head and nice perlage. Both aroma and flavor are characterized by a clear straws, grains presence. It’s quite dry and also malty, with decent bitterness and some grassy hops. Pleasant but not mindblowing.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
cgarvieuk (14702) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 20, 2009
Cask at GBBF 2009 ... amber ... odd wattery hop ... thin wattery light fruit ... watermelon.
Earlier Rating: 9/20/2009 Total Score: 2.8
Cask at GBBF 09 ... amber ... lemon washing up liquid nose ... dry musty bitter hop fruits ...


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