Svesse (5197) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - MAY 5, 2013
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 14/20
(Cask at White Horse, Parson’s Green, London, 26 Apr 2013) Golden colour with frothy, white head. Fruity, hoppy nose with citrus, grass and a touch of resin. Fruity, hoppy taste with notes of grass, citrus, lemon, biscuity malt and a slightly resinous bitterness in the finish. Light body, with a touch of sweetness. Tasty, refreshing and highly drinkable. Nice one.
Theydon_Bois (2957) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - MAY 5, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at Ales and Tails, Twickenham, 04/05/13.
Lightly hazed pale golden, good sized white head.
Nose is earthy hops, juicy citrus fruits, lemon sherbet.
Taste comprises light sugars, orange pith, come hop presence, lemon rind.
Medium bodied with fine carbonation, light bitterness in the finish.
An above average golden/blonde offering.
ladnewton (1142) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 29, 2013
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Cask at the Harp, London on 20th April 2013. Hazy gold with lasting white head and full lacing. Grapefruit/nutty aroma. Richly hoppy liquid with intense grapefruit. Hoppy bitterness in finish on a light mouthfeel. Very pleasant ale.
Tow83 (4) - Surrey, ENGLAND - MAR 24, 2013 does not count
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Tried at the White Horse SW6 - Appearance golden which good white head. Tastes of citrus, fairly sharp and dry which a long bitter finish. Overal a pretty decent golden ale
chriso (7254) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 8, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask (gravity dispense) at Egham Beer Festival, November 2012. Straw colour. Loose white head. Good condition. Leafy hop aroma. Lemony zesty notes on the palate. Refreshing and clean. Strong late bitterness. Very decent quaffer.
anders37 (12708) - Malmö, SWEDEN - DEC 2, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask gravity @ 13th Egham Beer Festival. Pours a slightly hazy golden color with a white head. Has a fruity citrus hoppy aroma. Fruity malty citrus hoppy flavor. Has a fruity malty citrus hoppy bitter finish.
imdownthepub (8470) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 20, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask conditioned at Egham Beer Fest #13. Hazy gold with slight head. A sharpish, quite lemon, bitter beer, refreshing flavours on a slightly oily, fruity body. Reasonable depth from a grassy, quite grainy body. Overall, pretty decent.
Scopey (3243) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 17, 2012
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
UPDATED: MAY 7, 2013 Cask numerous times, most recently fresh from the brewery! It pours clear pale yellow with a medium bubbly white head. The nose is mellow orange, grapefruit, earth, grain and some soap. The taste is clean, faint floral, pithy citrus, lemon, grapefruit, orange, grainy and a good level of bitterness with a dry finish. Medium body and soft carbonation. A clean, bitter and refreshing golden ale.