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Brewed by Full Mash
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Nottingham, England

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RATINGS: 10   MEAN: 3.18/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.02   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
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Cask; Regular.
Hops and Barley born from the earth. Forged in the brewers fires and cast from tempered steel. An intense battle of rich and bitter power.


3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (35220) - VestJylland, DENMARK - APR 10, 2013

Cask (handpump) @ GBBF 2012, Great British Beer Festival, London Olympia, Hammersmith Road, London, England W14 8UX.

Clear medium amber orange colour with a small to average, frothy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, nutty. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration, soft - smooth. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20120807]

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
jmgreenuk (4606) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - DEC 30, 2012
UPDATED: DEC 31, 2012 Cask at the Pretty Bricks, Walsall. Poured a clear golden brown with a big creamy white head and bags of lace. The aroma is malty with citrus notes. The flavour is medium bitter hoppy with a zesty slightly spicy palate. It’s a very flavourful satisfying real ale and perfect for a session.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
cgarvieuk (14680) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 8, 2012
cask at BSF GBBF 2012 ... golden amber ... sweet oily peach nose ... light floral ... bitter hop ... soft toffeee ... soft fruit

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
maeib (8750) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - SEP 20, 2012
Cask conditioned gravity dispense Olde England Northampton 17/09/12. A hazy bronze coloured beer with no head. Quite fruity and zesty in the mouth. The aroma has light berry sweetness and citrus notes. Quite tangy and pretty decent.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (20618) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 19, 2012
Cask@GBBF2012. Amber colour, small white head. Aroma is caramel, floral notes, bread and some mild toffeeish notes. Flavour is fruity, wooden, mildly toasted and some slight caramel. Pleasant and nicely bitter.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
zacgillbanks (2361) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - FEB 10, 2012
Bottle from Coppers in Newcastle. Amber coloured with a sweet toffee and woody hop flavour followed by a sweet fruity finish.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (16909) - Malmö, SWEDEN - OCT 17, 2011
Cask @ Volunteer Arms, GBBF 2011. Pours a hazy golden color with a small off-white head. Has a fruity malty caramel aroma. Fruity malty caramel flavor. has a fruity malty hoppy caramel finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
leaparsons (8159) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - SEP 9, 2011
Cask, The Pub, Leicester. Dark amber with a thin foam. Aromas are earthy with mellow berries and vinous notes. Toffee malts with caramel and some medicinal notes. Flavours are sweet, earthy berries with lots of spicy, peppery notes. Background caramel sweetness with traces of floral, dark honey. Dry with pithy bitterness to finish. Pretty good.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
BeerViking (2564) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 3, 2011
Cask at GBBF 2011. Full bodied and chewy, with abig malty and faintly spicy and woody or whisky-like nose. Woody and faintly burnt bitter aftertaste.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JohnRMurdoch (3317) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - JUN 26, 2011
Cask @ The Bon Accord. Mild citrus & tropical fruit aroma. Rich golden amber colour with a good head. Dry, biscuit, cereal & citrus fruit flavour. Bitter aftertaste. Average golden ale.


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