RateBeer
overall
23
26
style

bottling
unknown

on tap
available

Regional Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 118   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.74   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This golden colored ale is smooth, light in flavor, and still retains a slight crispness in its finish, very similar to a European-style pilsner. Our Coronado Golden is delicately hopped with Czechoslovakian Saaz hops, traditionally used in making the classic pilsner. It is our most popular beer at our restaurant and considered our gateway beer into the micro-brew world.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
AshtonMcCobb (2675) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 2, 2011
355ml bottle. Pours cloudy golden with a nice little head. The nose has sweet lemon and malt. The taste is more sweet lemon but getting into orange and lots of creaminess in the background. The palate is medium bodied with a creamy textuer through the middle section and it nicely cleans at the finish. Overall, while it doesn’t seem particularly complex it is very well balanced and very drinkable.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Benjii (3049) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 26, 2011
Bottle from The Brauhaus. Pours a slightly hazy golden colour with a thin white head. Aroma of yeast primarily with some lemon citrus character. Flavours of caramel, yeast and barley. Foamy mouth-feel. The IPA is in another league.

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
DiarmaidBHK (3466) - Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 16, 2011
Pours brown-streaked yellow from bottle with 2 fingers of rapidly dissipating head. Aroma smells like corn mash. Taste is metallic but the finish does have a tad of bite to it. A beer for those that like beer flavored beer.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Terminus (3253) - Las Cruces, New Mexico, USA - JUL 22, 2011
tap at brewpub-pours light orange with a small fizzy white head nose is lightly grainy with a touch of spicey noble hops and diacytl-flavors of sweet pale grains and diacytl. not very good.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BMan1113VR (7867) - Los Angeles, California, USA - JUL 18, 2011
UPDATED: MAR 12, 2013 On tap. Pours with a very slightly hazed golden yellow body with a thick and creamy white head. Aromas are bready, floral, toasty, with a very light hint of caramel. Slightly soggy malt, and some minerality. Medium esters and a hint of honey. Flavors are bready, decently bitter, grainy, toasty. Mild diacetyl. Straw, slightly sweet. Medium to lively bubbles, a bit thin.
Golden Pils (with Ale yeast), according to the bottle: WHY would they label it that way? Pours with a pale yellow hued body. Clear, small white head. Aromas are grainy, a bit fruity with light sulfur. Flavors are fruity, very grainy, straw. Lively bubbles, dry and crisp. Way too fruity to be a pilsner though!

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Hophead22 (2880) - Redlands, by way of Wisconsin,, California, USA - JUL 12, 2011
Tap at Eureka! Rating #83. Clear golden pour with a decent white head that left some nice lacing. Light hoppy aroma a little biscuity. Big hop flavor, real nice balance between bitter and the malts, nice beer. (1785)

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Zinister (1423) - Houston, Texas, USA - DEC 20, 2010
At the brewery. Golden pour with crisp hop flavor and a clean finish. Easy to drink.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
jrob21 (2599) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - DEC 13, 2010
On tap at the brewpub. Nice grain profile gives this a lot more flavor than I was expecting. A touch of peppery herbs and spice. Nice gateway beer for these guys with a much bigger presence for a beer of this style.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ungstrup (29477) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - NOV 15, 2010
Draft. A hazy golden beer with a lazing white head. The aroma has notes of malt and straw. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt and straw, leading to a lightly bitter finish. Goes down easily.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
keepersj12 (2714) - Sicklerville, New Jersey, USA - AUG 25, 2010
Surprisingly boozy aroma from a crystal clear light amber. Not a lot of head with just a small layer towards the end of the glass. Citrus flavor and nicely bitter. Clean and crisp finish. Not bad.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 2 3  4  5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50