Brewed by Clarence & Fredericks
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Croydon, England


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RATINGS: 24   MEAN: 3.41/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.27   IBU: 50   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
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This pale golden ale has a citrus aroma with an initial refreshing bitterness of grapefruit hoppiness giving way to a dry bitter aftertaste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
oldgeezer (13) - brentford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 5, 2014
cask pale gold with good aroma.Bit thin.fairly well hopped.smooth aftertaste

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jfb (3818) - Freising, GERMANY - AUG 28, 2014
(cask) hazy golden colour with a frothy white head. aroma of grass, light barnyard and yeast, slightly doughy, with a hint of straw. flavour is mostly herbal hops, nettles and yeast, with some more straw and a medium-bitter finish. light- to medium-bodied with soft carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
mR_fr0g (3095) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JUL 24, 2014
Cask gravity at the Wandsworth summer beer fest. Pale straw coloured pour with a loose lasting white head. Aroma Id mellow citrus, pale malt, some grass. Flavour is grassy touch of citrus, . nice crisp dry hoppy grassy lingering finish, berry hop. Palate is crisp drying finish. Good stiff.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SlackerMads (1606) - Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 19, 2014
Bottle. Clear pale yellow with a small white head. Herbal, wooden, soap, citrus, sulphur. Light body, watery texture, soft carbonation, light sweet and light/medium bitter. Long light dry bitter finish. Drinkable and refreshing.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beese (1771) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 1, 2014
Cask at The White Horse, Parsons Green on 23 March 2013. Poured a light golden colour, with a white head. Aroma of subtle citrus, caramel and an earthy note. Tropical fruits in the flavour, with some peach and chewy malt. Finish was dry grain, biscuit and straw.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
kwik-lime (1306) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 27, 2014
Cask at The Flying Pig in East Dulwich. Some biscuity malt beautifully balanced by a dry hop finish. Incredibly drinkable, nothing complex but a great example of the style.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Oakes (12447) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 1, 2014
Slightly hazy golden, spicy, vaguely woody hop nose. Fairly bitter, resiny and chewy, with a citrus bite and at the finish some clean pale malts.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerViking (2466) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 15, 2013
Cask at the Trafalgar, Wimbledon. Pale gold with a lacy white head, citrus and grassy hop nose with golden malt hints, crisp, well balanced malt and dry bitterness, hints of biscuit and grapefruit, lovely!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
Niall73 (1774) - Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 19, 2013
Cask at Pratts and Payne. Pours a hay colour with a thin white head. Aroma is crisp and hoppy with a nice veg funk edge. Starts sweet, then light lemon and a nice medium hoppy bitterness. It's thin, but ok. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
HogTownHarry (6101) - Toronto (Harbourfront), Ontario, CANADA - SEP 7, 2013
August 31, 2013 - hand-pull cask at The Union Tavern (Maida Vale). Slightly hazy light gold with a smallish foamy white head. Smells like a well-made if slightly dull classic golden ale - honey n heather, not much alcohol. Taste is less grassy than some, more honey sweetness. Light body, slightly slick, weakly carbonated, a little extra grassiness eventually emerges in the finish. Solid but the unassumingness takes away from my score - I would certainly drink it again on a warm summer evening by the Regent Canal.

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