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Crouch Vale The Golden Duck

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Brewed by Crouch Vale
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
South Woodham Ferrers, England

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RATINGS: 43   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.42/5   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Seasonal - Summer. Months of availability vary.
A grand and tasty golden session beer. Just perfect.


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
rlgk (17911) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 21, 2016
Sample at GBBF 2016, Tuesday. Clear golden beer with a bubbly head. Fruity hop aroma, citrus, grass, herbal notes. Hoppy herbal flavor, citrus, grapes, hay, floral notes. Quite nice.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MrTipple (3552) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 20, 2016
Grain and cereal malts, light bread, some citrus fruits. Clear gold, small, frothy, white head. Light sweet. Intense, juicy, lightly sweet citrus fruits. Excellent Golden Ale, very fruity in aroma and palate.Cask at GBBF16, Olympia.

4.1
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ekstedt (6489) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 17, 2016
Cask at GBBF 2016. Clear golden, white head. Bready malt, some fruity notes, floral and herbal hops. Light to medium bodied, low to medium carbonation. Dry, medium bitterness.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Benzai (13591) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - AUG 15, 2016
Sampled @ GBBF day 1. Clear yellow golden color, average sized white head. Smell and taste malts, lightly hoppy, hop bitter, bitter. Slight citrus hint maybe. Ok body and carbonation.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
daniele (7957) - ITALY - AUG 14, 2016
cask oro decisa nota lupolato filo resinoso agrume piacevole beva finale amaro

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beerhunter111 (16416) - Hasborn, GERMANY - AUG 9, 2016
Gbbf. Klares hell goldgelbes Bier. Geruch leicht hopfig, helles malz, zitronig. Geschmack mild hopfig, helles malz, uninteressant.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
minutemat (4145) - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, ENGLAND - AUG 3, 2016
Cask @ The Salopian, Shrewsbury. Pours a misty gold, thin white head. Aroma is grassy, fruity. Taste is, sadly, a bit lifeless.. glimpses of soft toffee fade too easily. End of the barrel perhaps.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
thewolf (12023) - Kolding, DENMARK - AUG 13, 2013
Cask @ Charlies, Cph. Pours clear golden with a firm, medium, staying, creamy white head. Aroma has citrus hops, light grassy, doughy malts. Lowish carbonation, fine dry and quite creamy mouthfeel. Flavour has good crisp hops, citrus, light pine, fine malts balance. Lingering bitterness. Nice.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Niller (1394) - Hammel, DENMARK - JUL 4, 2013
Cask at Charlies Bar, Copenhagen. Clear golden colour with a medium white head. Nice fresh summer ale with taste of hop, lemon and citrus. Very drinkable.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Desverger (7970) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - JUL 1, 2013
Cask@Charlies Bar, Copenhagen. Golden pour with a medium creamy white head. Fresh refreshing summer golder ale this, nicely balanced hop tones, lemony citrus on the palate the most prominent. Very easy drinking/session-able indeed. Lovely.


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