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Exmoor Gold (Cask)

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Brewed by Exmoor
Style: Bitter
Taunton, England
Serve in English pint

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unknown

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common

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RATINGS: 95   WEIGHTED AVG: 3   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask: Regular.
Ingredients: 100% pale malt. Challenger, Goldings and Fuggles whole hops.
"The Original Golden Ale". "Nectar of the Gods".
Exmoor Gold is the original "single malt" traditional ale - pale gold in colour with a malty aroma and flavour. A light sweetness is complemented by its long hoppiness resulting in a remarkable well-rounded beer.


2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
shorlin (652) - St. John’s, Newfoundland, CANADA - SEP 6, 2014
Very light and sweet. Some bitterness but mostly not much of anything. Not too full. Easy drinking.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
mR_fr0g (3142) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 30, 2014
Dunster hotel. Light amber clear, persistent white frothy head. Aroma is light caramel biscuit, apple. Flavour is touch of caramel, light berry, apple fruits. Medium light body decent cask condition.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Benzai (8234) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - AUG 20, 2014
Sampled @ GBBF day 3. Clear golden color, virtually no head. Smell and taste lightly malts, lightly fruity, lightly bitter. Pretty straightforward, but decent enough.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Erzengel (2609) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - AUG 8, 2014
Cask @ Whetherspoon, BHX. Smooth-mild beginning. Fresh with hints of grain. Easy to drink, not too deep. The aftertaste is grainy-sweetish, smooth with malty grainy hints and a subtle sweetness. Ok.

2.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Beese (1802) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 11, 2014
Cask at The Moon Under Water (JDW), Watford on 10 June. Poured a clear, golden colour, with a dense white head and good lacing. Aroma was soft fruit, hay and mild sulphur. Boiled sweets in the flavour, with some dried fruit and caramel. Finish was quite pleasant and fruity, with some apricots, grain and mango.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerandBlues2 (9700) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - MAY 9, 2014
Cask. Pours clear gold with a medium, frothy white head, medium retention with good lacing. Aroma is biscuit malt and pear esters with light diacetyl notes. Flavor is sweet malt, light fruity esters, earthy and spicy hops, medium bitterness and a dry finish. Medium body and carbonation.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Don2711 (122) - - APR 14, 2014
Nice full taste with good strength. Could drink again. Best in a while. Good after bite.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Niall73 (1783) - Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 13, 2014
Cask at Wetherspoons, Streatham. Pours a gold colour with a white head. Not much aroma - lightly malty, some toast. Light body, light carbonation. Digestive biscuits, lemon, orange, hint of ginger, quite cakey. OK. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
gowdy (730) - Erskine, SCOTLAND - FEB 10, 2014
Pint in Weatherspoon at Birmingham Airport. A light golden colour. Not huge head. A little bitter.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
JohnRMurdoch (3289) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - JAN 26, 2014
Cask @ The Crown River JDW Heathrow Airport Terminal 5. Second breakfast beer. Golden yellow, good head. Resin grain aroma. Leafy biscuit tropical fruit flavour. Bitter aftertaste. Decent golden ale.


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