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Brewed by Coniston
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Coniston, England

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RATINGS: 13   MEAN: 3.18/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.12/5   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Premium Golden Bitter. Intensely hoppy with a crisp, dry finish.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (21924) - Malmö, SWEDEN - DEC 14, 2015
Cask @ GBBF 2015. Pours a pale golden color with a small white head. Has a fruity weak citrus hoppy aroma. Fruity malty weak citrus hoppy flavor. Has a fruity malty weak hoppy citrus finish.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
madmitch76 (20984) - , Essex, ENGLAND - AUG 18, 2015
14th August 2015
GBBF Day 4. Cask. Almost clear gold beer, very thin pale cream colour head. Palate is light and a little crispy, nice condition. Sweetish pale malts. Little orange and a little orange marmalade. Touches of peach and apple liven things up, even a little apricot here. Light finish. Nicely fruity and one of the better of the many many Golden Blonds at the fest.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
harrisoni (16728) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - AUG 12, 2015
Cask handpull at GBBF 2015. Clear amber colour lasting white head. Touch of grass but otherwise ok. Grassy dry golden ale. OK. Some bitterness on the finish

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mR_fr0g (8069) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 8, 2015
Cask at the brewpub. Light golden orange coloured pour with a lasting white froth. Aroma is light grains and berry, hay. Flavour is light citrus, berry, straw, little tangy in the finish. Palate is medium light decent cask condition. Lingering grains and citrus. Ok

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jamesie1857 (1871) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 17, 2015
500ml bottle from Black Bull, Coniston - Golden body with a cream head. Nose of cereal with malts and lemon. Lightly nutty and grassy. Flavours are biscuit with caramel and cereal. Lemon and peppery. Decent.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fonefan (42843) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUN 13, 2015

Cask (handpump) @ GBBF 2014, Great British Beer Festival, London Olympia, Hammersmith Road, London, England W14 8UX.

[ As Coniston K7 ].
Clear medium yellow orange color with a small, fizzy, fair lacing, fully diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is light moderate malty, caramel, pale malt, fruity malt, light hoppy, fruit, apple notes. Flavor is moderate sweet with a average duration, sweet malt, fruity, apple notes. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is flat. [20140814]

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (39085) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 27, 2014
From cask. Pours clear and golden yellow with a small white head. Aroma is mild fruity, light citrusy hoppy. Smooth fruity, light peachy and crisp hoppy finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
AndySnow (6310) - Huddinge, SWEDEN - OCT 5, 2014
How: Cask.
Where: GBBF 2014.
Appearance: Clear golden colour with a small white head.
Aroma: Malt, citrus.
Body: Medium body, low carbonation.
Flavour: Malt, citrus, some fruit.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Benzai (12378) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - AUG 20, 2014
Sampled @ GBBF day 3. Clear golden color, small white head. Smell and taste malts, fruits, grapes, apple, a hint of melon even, lightly hops, lightly bitter. Average body and carbonation.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ferris (10779) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 14, 2014
Cask - Fruity esters and pale malts. Clear orange gold with no head. Pale malts with some bitterness.


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