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Brewed by Elgoods
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Wisbech, England

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RATINGS: 35   MEAN: 3.1/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.05   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
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Bottle: Pasteurised.
The beer has a prominent hop character; a blend of Fuggles, Goldings and Cascade has been used in the recipe to bring the delicate hop flavours & aroma to the fore. The use of Cascade gives a pleasing citrus aroma. Finest pale Maris Otter malt has been blended with Wheat malt and Rye Crystal to provide a full flavoured beer. The lavish use of late hop dominates the malt flavour and results in a satisfying pint.


2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fonefan (35220) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 15, 2008
Bottle 50cl.
Alc. 4.1%. Clear light to medium yellow orange color with a small to average, frothy, good lacing, mostly diminishing, white to off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toffee, light citrus notes. Flavor is moderate sweet and light to moderate bitter with a long to average duration. Body is medium to light, texture is watery to oily, carbonation is soft. (220808)

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Papsoe (25085) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - OCT 26, 2008
(Bottle 50 cl) Courtesy of fonefan. Clear golden with a small, rough off-white head. Somewhat sulphurous vegetable aroma. Light body with a discreet underlying fruitiness before a dry and astringently bitter finish. 220808

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
oh6gdx (20621) - Vasa, FINLAND - SEP 30, 2008
Bottled@Monks Café, Stockholm. Pale ambery orange golden colour with small beigeish head. Aroma is hops, mild herbs, grass and some mild notes of caramel. Flavour is hops, grass, mild caramel along with some wood and sap (not as sweet as birch sap though). Mild grassyness in finish.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
DonMagi (5596) - bantervile, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 13, 2008
Bottle thanks to mesandsim. Aroma is really hoppy, citrus and grassy, american style pale ale character alround. Taste is similar, very appealing indeed, the hop character is really good and exactly what i like in a beer. Very unexpectidly good.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yngwie (13820) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - SEP 1, 2008
UPDATED: APR 18, 2010 Bottle, shared by fonefan. A clear, golden beer with a decent off-white head. Butterscotch, pale malt, some cookies and a citrusy hoppyness in the aroma. The flavor is much the same, finishing with citrus and some bitterness. Medium lenght. Medium body. Far from a winner, but quite drinkable and with some refreshing qualities. Rating: 5-3-5-3-11-2.7. 080822

Bottle. A clear, golden beer topped by a small, white head. Citrusy and flowery nose with biscuity malts and something reminiscent of honey. Biscuity pale malts in the mouth, medium body fullness and with citrusy hops that don’t add much bittterness. Some peppery notes too. A quite tasteful and quenching beer, obviously in better form than the last time I had it. Still, nothing special. 091120

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
yespr (31485) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - AUG 24, 2008
50 cL bottle. Pours clear and golden yellow with a lacing white head. Mild spiced and cornish dry aroma. Citric and mild sweet flavour with a hoppy spice note. Vegetable note too. Dry herbal finish ad bitter.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jbrus (4992) - Delft, NETHERLANDS - APR 22, 2008
Bottle@Proeflokaal. Fruity and light grassy aroma. Clear yellow color, white head good lace. Light sweet, bitter, light fruity, hints of citrus, light grassy. Also some woodiness or something else that I can’t really figure out. Nice, refreshing ale.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
downender (6391) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - MAR 24, 2008
Bottle from Morrisons. Deep gold in colour with a frothy white head. Aroma of jammy fruit with some grassy hops. Flavour began with a touch of caramel before a hoppy finish. Good.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
hughie (3996) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - MAR 10, 2008
Copper gold. Hop aroma; later some sweet, buttery caramel. Taste is mainly hoppy though, and somehow the result isn’t totally pleasing.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joe19612 (1866) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - FEB 17, 2008
Bottle. Poured a dark orangey colour with a medium size head. Plenty of citus aromas, the taste is quite fresh with a sharp bitterness and ends with a dry finish.


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