Brewed by Durham
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Durham, England


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RATINGS: 108   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2/5   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
Cask; Permanent. Also available bottle conditioned.
Our best selling beer. Clean and refreshing with citrus overtones. A blend of English, American, Slovenian and Czech hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jmgreenuk (6955) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - NOV 4, 2013
Cask at the Birmingham Beer Festival 2013. Poured a crystal clear light amber with a bubbly white head. The aroma is weak stale malt with a hint of creamy caramel. The flavour is weak bitter with a light bodied watery palate and not much else. I feel that this beer has the potential to be so much more but didnít quite make it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
DanielFullard (24) - Sunderland, Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - OCT 12, 2013
Light refreshing taste. No bitterness at all. Easy to drink and very refreshing

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jamesie1857 (1857) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - SEP 23, 2013
500ml bottle from Beer Hawk - Hazy yellow body, pillowy white head. Nose is a mix of citrus and pepper, with a nice spicy first hit in the taste. A bit more body in this and it would be great.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kingstoni (1872) - FINLAND - SEP 19, 2013
Bottle. Hazy golden color with a thick foamy white head. A lot of yeast flakes. Aroma of mandarin, lemon and spruce. Medium bitter taste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ManVsBeer (7823) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - SEP 13, 2013
Cask @ The Works, Sowerby Bridge. Golden with a creamy head. Itís dry hopped with a tropical fruit aroma and taste.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
thellgren (684) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JUL 27, 2013
0.5 l bottle from local supermarket. Very light colour but with a big head. This is not a dead beer but a living thing so be prepared when you open the bottle. Donít shake it. Taste is very light but malty. Nice one.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Martinus (4352) - Baarle-Nassau, NETHERLANDS - MAY 4, 2013
Clear golden colour, white head. Quit light aroma, malts, light caramel, some hops. Sweet malty flavour, bread, straw. Light body. Finish malts, light hops.
(from 50cL bottle @ a friendís place)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
lusikka (7649) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 6, 2013
500 ml bottle.
Pours a golden colour with a white head. Aroma of caramel, dried apricot and lemon zest. Flavour of sweet malts, lemon zest, bread, grapefruit and bitterness. Light bodied, slick mouthfeel and high carbonation. Drinkability is good. Overall a decent session beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
danlo (2200) - Darlington, Durham, ENGLAND - MAR 9, 2013
500ml bottle. Clear pale yellow-straw colour, bubbly white head and aroma of malt & citrus. Taste is caramel malt with tangy citrus and biscuity notes, and a very dry bitterness through to the finish. Light bodied, medium carbonation. Quite drinkable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
TET (2458) - Kaarina, FINLAND - FEB 23, 2013
A slightly cloudy, light yellow beer with a medium and white head. Aroma is fresh and aromatic, nice, fruits, citrusfruits, some fructose and grass. Taste is quite dry, malts, fruits, herbs and lavender, medium bitterness. Only light bodied, but that is not bothering, medium carbonation. Unique and aromatic beer with enough of bitterness.

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