RateBeer
overall
55
90
style
Brewed by Dark Star
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Horsham, England

bottled
available

on tap
unknown

Regional Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 190   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.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (43533) - VestJylland, DENMARK - OCT 29, 2008
Bottle 50cl. @ home.
Clear light to medium yellow color with a large, frothy, good lacing, fully lasting, white to off-white head. Aroma is light to moderate malty, toasted, moderate to heavy hoppy, flowers, grass, citrus, notes of toffee in the flavor. Flavor is moderate to light light heavy sweet and bitter with a average to long duration. Very refreshing ;o)). Body is medium, texture is watery to oily, carbonation is soft. (140808)

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (40140) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - MAY 14, 2012
50 cl bottle. Pours clearand golden yellow woth a snall white head. Aroma is roasted and smooth fruity. Crisp hoppy. Bitterand crisp hoppy into thefinish. Ends dry and bitter into the finish.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
joergen (25836) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 21, 2007
Bottle. Clear yellow coloured with a white head. Fruity aroma of tea, caramel and hops. Fruity flavour oof te and hops.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (25193) - Vasa, FINLAND - MAY 29, 2013
Bottled (From AbM). Golden colour, small white head. Aroma is fruity, floral, nectary and some mild bready and caramelly notes. Flavour is honey, some fruits, nectar, floral and mild bready, caramelly and quite crisp maltiness.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Papsoe (25063) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUN 19, 2007
(Bottle 50 cl) Clear, golden with an off-white head. Malty and fruity aroma. Light in body, some malts and a dry, bitterish finish. A very typical Golden Ale. 130507

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (22692) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUN 14, 2007
Bottle. Pours a clear pale golden color with a small white head. Fruity malty honey aroma. Sweet malty fruity honey flavor with some hoppy hints. Sweet malty slightly hoppy finish.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
cgarvieuk (21091) - 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.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Leighton (18221) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 15, 2014
Bottle at home in London - sourced from an online shop. Pours mostly clear gold with a creamy white head. The nosr has some aged hay, biscuits, lemon. Light-medium sweet flavor with low bitterness, some ripe, lightly dried citrus fruits, a bit of hay, grains. Light bodied with ine to average carbonation. Some further grainy pale malts to finish, biscuits, rindy lemon. Perhaps not super fresh but still OK.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Rasmus40 (17427) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - MAY 20, 2012
DØE. Clear golden with a white head. Aroma is sweet, malty and moderate hoppy - fruity. Flavor is medium sweet and moderate bitter. Dry and moderate bitter finish. 100512

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Theydon_Bois (16656) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 14, 2015
Bottle at home, from Beer Merchants, 14/06/15. Clear golden with a decent off white covering that retains well. Nose is crisp citrus, melon, straw, light caramel, touch of bread. Taste comprises carmel, orange peel, bread, melon, light vanilla. Medium bodied, fine carbonation, grassy hop bitterness in the close. Ok golden blonde.


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  2 3 4 » 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