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Crouch Vale Pioneer

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Crouch Vale Pioneer
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Formerly brewed at Crouch Vale
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
South Woodham Ferrers, England

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RATINGS: 16   MEAN: 3.54/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.32   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Special - January 2011.
Amber ale brewed with absolutely stonking English Pioneer hops.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (33333) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAR 17, 2011

Cask (handpump) @ The Cockney Pub, Maren Smeds Gyde 8, 8000 Aarhus, Denmark.

Light unclear medium orange color with a average to large, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, moderate hoppy, citrus, light grass. Flavor is moderate to light heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, citrus, apricot. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20110312]

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
chrisv10 (9829) - DENMARK - MAR 17, 2011
Cask @ Cockney. Hazy golden with small off-white head. Flavour is malt, spices, hops, bitter and pine.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
HenrikSoegaard (10058) - Randers, DENMARK - MAR 13, 2011
Cask. Creamy white good mostly lasting head. Yellow colour. Moderate malty and heavy hoppy aroma. NIce grassy notes. Heavy bitter nice flavor. Average moderate bitter finish. Creamy palate. Wonderfull beer.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Hansen (6196) - Assentoft, DENMARK - MAR 12, 2011
Cask at Cockney Pub. Golden coloured and hazy. Has a white head, mostly lasting. Aroma is nice, malty, grain, yeasty and fresh. Flavor is moderate sweet and finish nice bitter. Dry texture.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
saxo (13455) - Højbjerg, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAR 12, 2011
Cask @ Cockney pub. Medium head with good duration. Color is golden. Aroma and taste are malt, hops, fruits and yeast.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Bragesnak (5331) - Aarhus, DENMARK - MAR 10, 2011
Cockney Pub, Aarhus, DK. Cask, 100311. Golden with white head. Aroma of citrus, spices and malt. Flavor with some grape and other fruit.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (29683) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAR 10, 2011
From gravity cask at Charlies (while closed for techincal maintenance). Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is citrusy and floral fruity. Citrusy, grassy and solid bitter flavoured. Bone dry and bitter finish. Lasting solid bitterness really.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
larsniclas (5348) - Billdal, SWEDEN - MAR 4, 2011
Cask at Wenlock Arms, london Deep golden with a small, bubbly head. A lot of buttery toffe in both aroma and flavour along with some grassiness. Light to medium bitterness.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
madmitch76 (13343) - , Essex, ENGLAND - FEB 13, 2011
3rd February 2011
Chelmsford Winter Beer Festival. Loads of beers shared with ChrisO and Harrisoni - Cheers! Clear amber - gold beer, residual suddy white head. Mild carbonation. Light malt. Okay mild hops, mild citrus. Bitterish finish.

3.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
bobinlondon (1250) - Harrow, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 6, 2011
Gravity cask at the Chelmsford Winter BF and 2 days later in better condition at the Merton (Oxon) Winter BF. Amber/ gold with a healthy white head. Good clean sweet malt profile with a surprisingly complex hop bitterness. Very enjoyable.


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