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


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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.

Finwe's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Finwe (412) - Grankulla, - DEC 6, 2012
Cask @ St. Urho’s Pub, Helsinki. Clear amber with rough small white head. Malty, grainy aroma with floral notes and a hint of grass. Floral flavour with sweet grain, bready malt and very malty finish. A bit watery palate.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Benzai (8127) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Erzengel (2561) - 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.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Beese (1651) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerandBlues2 (9596) - 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.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Don2711 (113) - - APR 14, 2014
Nice full taste with good strength. Could drink again. Best in a while. Good after bite.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Niall73 (1682) - 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

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
gowdy (727) - Erskine, SCOTLAND - FEB 10, 2014
Pint in Weatherspoon at Birmingham Airport. A light golden colour. Not huge head. A little bitter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
JohnRMurdoch (3244) - 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.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gunnar (5225) - Sandnes, NORWAY - JAN 15, 2014
Cask at The Flying Horse, Gatwick Airport. Pours clear golden with a small white head. Weak fruity scent in the toffeeish malty aroma. Soft mouthfeel,low carbonation level. Taste is light sweet, fruity and creamy malts. Lingering weak herbal notess, ends dry, nice thirst quencher

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
OleR (4801) - Oslo, NORWAY - DEC 30, 2013
Cask-conditioned. Full pint @ Wetherspoon, Stansted. Clear deep gold. Patchy beige head. Apple-fruity, light yeasty aroma. Soft mouthfeel, low carbonation level. Fine fruit flavor. Earthy bitterness. Clean toasty, fairly dry malt base. Easy drinking.

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