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Brewed by Dark Star
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Horsham, England

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RATINGS: 175   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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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 (34741) - 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 (30908) - 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
Papsoe (25088) - 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

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
joergen (20656) - 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 (20299) - 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.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (16582) - 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 (14193) - 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.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dedollewaitor (13803) - 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 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MiP (13596) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - MAY 12, 2012
Bottle. Orange fruit aroma. Hazy yellow colour. Small white head. The flavour has a good orange note as well. Citric and refreshing.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
yngwie (13350) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - FEB 22, 2013
Bottle. It pours an almost clear body, golden in color and with a small, off-white head. Quite a lot of butterscotch in the aroma, almost hiding the fruityness. Not very pleasant. The same goes for the flavor. One gets used to the butterscotch, but it’s still a bit unpleasant. Fruity too. Full body, pleasant carbonation. Butterscotch and fruityness in the finish. Not my kind of beer. 130222


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