Toomio (412) - Joensuu, FINLAND - JUL 19, 2014
2.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 8/20
Sahtinen ja hiivainen synttäri-illan olut. Ei minkään tekijäks. Aromia on kuitenkin jonkin verran.
Garrold (3353) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 23, 2014
3.5 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
The M&S one. Light haze. Straw colour. Thin, lasting, white head. Fusty lemon. Grainy malt. Light, heather honey. Taste has some sweetness at first. Grainy dry. Light bitter. Light, oily palate. Finish is light sweet. Light dry. Tasty.
SarkyNorthener (3495) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - JUN 9, 2014
3.9 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Bottle from m&s as their own label. Pale golden beer with medium head. Aroma of tropical fruits and malts. Taste is honey, light malts, hoppy fruit and floral. Oily mouthfeel. Good and very easy to drink.
AdiBeer (2592) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 19, 2014
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Aroma: honey, light caramel malts. Appearance: clear gold, medium white frothy head. Taste: mild sweet. Palate: very fruity, light sweets continue, very light bitters coming up, making it very refreshing Overall: incredibly nice Golden Ale, very smooth, nicely sweet, extremely drinkable. Pint at The Dove Pub, London Fields.
Mr_Pink_152 (2735) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - MAY 10, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle as Marks & Spencer SingleVariety Hop Hallertau Brewers Gold - Pale Gold in colour with slight head. Hoppy aroma with citrus and spice, taste has this too but with malts and a moderate bitter finish.
sic1314 (4776) - Leiden, NETHERLANDS - MAY 4, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Mark’s & Spencer’s version. Poured light golden with a frothy white head. Aroma of citrus and toasted malt. Light body, flavour is medium sweet citrus, moderate malt, light spice.
yngwie (16045) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - APR 26, 2014
2.7 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle. As M&S Single Variety Hop Hallertau Brewers Gold Golden Ale. It pours an almost clear body, golden in color and with a small, white head. There’s loads of butterscotch in the aroma, with a pleasant piney and citrusy touch in the back. Caramel. Quite dry on the palate, with a pleasant carbonation level. Citrus peel, pine cones, orange notes and a little lemony hint. Lasting finish. Except for the butterscotch, this is a quite nice one. 140426
Geokkjer (7031) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - APR 26, 2014
2.4 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Bottle. Pours clear golden with an off-white head. Aroma of caramel, butterscotch, fruitiness and malt. Flavor is sweet and fruity with some bitterness and butterscotch. medium to thin body, average carbonation.
Meilby (10310) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - APR 26, 2014
2.8 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle 568ml @ Geokkjer
Pours clear golden with a white head. Aroma has notes of malt, caramel, floral and butterscotch. Taste is light to medium sweet and light to medium bitter with a slightly dry and bitter finish. Body is light, texture is thin, carbonation is soft.
ManVsBeer (6901) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - APR 21, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from Marks & Spencer under their own store branding. Blonde with a very thin head. It’s a very hoppy pale ale with a fair bitterness to it alongside some obvious tropical fruits. It’s also very flora in its aftertaste.