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Cumbrian Legendary Loweswater Gold

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Brewed by Cumbrian Legendary Ales
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Ambleside, England

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RATINGS: 37   MEAN: 3.21/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.18   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Also available bottled.
Previously known as Kirkstile Gold and some old pumps clips seem to be still in use.

A golden ale at 4.3% made with mainly lager malt and German hops producing a tropical fruit aroma and flavour. Winner of many awards including Champion Golden Ale of Britain 2011.
Tropical fruit aroma and flavour. Mild bitterness combines beautifully with juicy malt.


2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gegwilson (2197) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 16, 2015
Cask in the Dog & Gun, Keswick. Straw coloured with a thin white head. Slight citrus aroma. Lemony citrus taste. Nicely bitter finish. A bit washing up liquid, but OK.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kwik-lime (1517) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 10, 2015
Cask at Sphere in Kendal. Dry, slightly resiny with notes of hay...really pleasant bitter finish. Nice beer.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
jamesie1857 (1694) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 11, 2015
On cask at Yewdale Hotel, Coniston - Clear straw coloured, thin white head. Nose is citrus and a bit of tropical. Taste is crisp and dry, a bit flowery too. Nice though, but not a patch on what is on offer across the road.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Iznogud (1549) - CROATIA - APR 4, 2015
Cask at the Brewery Tap, Chester. Pours golden with white head. Malty, fruity, floral. Sweet.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
47574xeCD (663) - God’s Country, West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 5, 2014
Cask at The Hail to the Ale Micropub in Wolverhampton. Clear light amber ale with a white head, A Sweet lemon Citrus flavour with Citrus in the aroma, Pleasant easy drinking beer and excellent on the palate.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Beese (2560) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 29, 2014
Cask gravity at the Watford Beer Festival 2014. Poured a pale golden colour, with a thin white head. Aroma of peaches, sweets and floral hops. Mango sweetness in the flavour, with some straw and bready malt. Finish was tinned fruit, dough and flat malt.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
AshtonMcCobb (4076) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 31, 2014
Bottle from Ambleside Wines. Appearance - golden with a proportionate head. Nose - floral plus grapefruit and fresh sweat. Taste - resinous lemon and grapefruit with just a hint of pale malt in the background. Lemon and barley water really. Palate - light to medium bodied with a creamy yet tangy texture and a long dry finish. Overall - after a day that involves a good amount of outdoor activities it’s difficult to beat a golden ale that has been well executed.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AdiBeer (2189) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 28, 2014
Aroma: citrus zest, caramel malts. Appearance: light pale clear gold, medium creamy white head. Taste: light sweet. Palate: malty soft sweets continue, getting fruity, citrus again, light body. Overall: nice Golden Ale, very refreshing flavours. Pint at The Elleray, Windermere.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
ManVsBeer (5968) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 19, 2013
Cask at The Oast House in Manchester. A golden ale with a hoppy character throughout and a decent head.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mr_h (3741) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - NOV 17, 2012
Cask by handpump at Bon Accord, Glasgow - clear pale yellow, white head, fruity citrus hop aroma, mild citrus flavour, just a hint of resin, refreshing, very easy to drink


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