RateBeer
overall
56
90
style
Brewed by Dark Star
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Horsham, England

bottled
available

on tap
unknown

Regional Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 189   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22/5   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Filtered and carbonated bottle.
Sunburst is brewed using floor malted Maris Otter barley and a blend of Cascade, styrian and Challenger hops. The result is a refreshing crisp beer of considerable depth with a fine hoppy aroma.


3.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
planky84 (2736) - , Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 28, 2011
Bottle from the Bitter End, Bromley. Bright golden pour with a white head. Grapefruit, pear, peach, mango and a little caramel aroma. Quite fruity. Fruity hop laden flavours with a bit of a sharp citrus bite. Nice fruity finish. Refreshing.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
LordDrachen (116) - reggio emilia, ITALY - DEC 21, 2010
Great golden ale. Quite interesting and very tasty for a so drinkable style. Light orange/amber colored with a thin white head. Aroma is fruity dominant (grapefruit from Cascade i guess, pineapple, peaches) with typical butter-like hint of english styles ale. Moderate sweetness and strong bitter end. Light carbonation, light body. I really liked it.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
stobbe74 (3789) - DENMARK - DEC 12, 2010
Bottle. Pours a clear and pale yellow beer with a white head. The aroma is malt and hops with citrus and orange. The flavor follows the nose closely. The palate is sweetness. Overall a good beer.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
meerbier (1474) - Pijnacker, NETHERLANDS - DEC 9, 2010
Bottle@Home. Butter in the aroma. Pale yellow, off-white head, fair lace. Sweetish, light buttery, light bitter. Off-flavours but still not even close to it’s best before date.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
sfhodense (4789) - Odense NØ, DENMARK - DEC 8, 2010
Pours golden with a small off-white head. Aroma is malt and flowery hop. Flavour is malt, flowery and earthy hop.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Christian (12571) - Odense, DENMARK - NOV 26, 2010
First Snowfall of the Season tasting in Odense. Pale golden with a small white head. Malty aroma with some citrus hops. Citrus and herbal flavour with some dusty malt. Easy to taste that this could be so much better on cask...

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dedollewaitor (15386) - Odense, DENMARK - NOV 26, 2010
Bottle @ Local Tasting, Nov 2010. Pours clear golden with a small egg white head and lacings. Nose is buiscuit and toffee. Flavor is bitter citrus hops and toffee. Medium bodied. Dry end

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Vignale (3147) - Malmö, SWEDEN - SEP 29, 2010
Gyllenfärgad engelsk ale. Friskt fruktig med typsiktt lätt kropp. Kanske mer ett sommaröl, men helt okej utan att lämna några större avtryck.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
cgarvieuk (20430) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 26, 2010
bottle at home with my home made burgers ... amber ... smalll white head ... sweet fruity light grassy hop nose ... soft fruity hop ... light metalicness ... medium bitter ... little lagery in finish ... not really me.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
NoiZe (2323) - Zeist, NETHERLANDS - AUG 16, 2010
Had this one at the UDRBM, 31-07-2010. Golden colored brew. Skunky, dusty aroma. Flavor has a really bad hoppy flavor. Not nice.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page  1 « 11 12 13  14  15 16 17 » 19


Tick this beer for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2016,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50