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

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RATINGS: 65   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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Cask: Pretty much a permanently available beer now. Very pale with delicious Amarillo hops, therefore earthily aromatic and highly drinkable. Yakima Valley is the area of Washington State in which the hops are grown. pron: YAK’-i-maw


3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
downender (6176) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - APR 22, 2012
On gravity at the Barley Mow, Bristol 21/04/2012. Clear gold in colour with a slight white head. Big hoppy aroma of grapefruit and pineapple with a touch of creamy malt. Flavour had more citrus, leading to a hoppy dry finish. Excellent.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
joe19612 (1837) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - AUG 12, 2012
Cask at GBBF 2012. Pours a clear gold colour with a small white head, the aroma is malty but has plenty of fruit, the taste is crisp with fruit and hops with a good dry bitter finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mr_h (2799) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - AUG 16, 2013
Cask by handpump at Blackfriars, Glasgow - clear golden, thin rapidly diminishing white head, fruity citrus aroma, thin ring of lacing, cereal, biscuit, bit of mild citrus, refreshing, easy to drink, fruity citrus finish

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
jensgam (152) - , DENMARK - DEC 11, 2013
Cask. Pours yellow golden with white head. Aroma is lightly malted, with spizy hop notes. Flavour is malt with bread notes, nice hop profile with a earthy and spizy hop caracter.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
HenrikSoegaard (10474) - Randers, DENMARK - JUN 22, 2014
Cask. Creamy White good mostly lasting head. Yellow colour. Moderate malty and hoppy aroma. Moderate bitter nice flavor. Average moderate bitter finish. Creamy palate. Nice hoppy golden.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Christian (11052) - Odense, DENMARK - MAY 9, 2011
Slightly hazy golden with a small white head. Aroma of very fresh malt, some fruit, and grassy hops with notes of nettle and herbs. Sweet cereal and crisp pilsner malt flavour herbal and grassy hops and a good bitterness

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (34443) - VestJylland, DENMARK - FEB 6, 2012

Cask (gravity) @ The 17th Reading Beer and Cider Festival 2011, Reading, Berkshire England.

Clear medium yellow orange colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white to white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, moderate to heavy hoppy, citrus, lemon, cat piss notes. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration, citrus, hoppy. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20110429]

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (20274) - Vasa, FINLAND - SEP 17, 2012
Cask@GBBF2012. Yellowish golden colour with a minor white head. Aroma is citrus, some mild floral notes, nectar and some slight sweet maltyness. Flavour is rather malty with some slight citrus, nectar and honey as well. Pleasantly balanced, and good session beer.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
deyholla (6568) - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA - NOV 1, 2012
Cask at the Craft Beer Company with Sarah. Pours a clear gold with a white head that dissipates slowly to the edges and laces. Aroma has notes of grass and pine hops with a slight grain backing. Flavor has a nice pine hop note with some earthy grains underlying.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
joergen (20640) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - APR 17, 2011
Cask at Charlies. Clear golden coloured with a medium sized white head. Fruity aroma of hops and citrus. Fruity flavour of citrus, hops and caramel with notes of butterscotsch. Citric and hoppy finish.


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