Brewed by Fuller’s
Style: English Strong Ale
London, England


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RATINGS: 629   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.56/5   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
Pasteurised bottle. Also available in keg for export only. The very occasional cask version is only available in the UK and has a separate listing.
Goldings hops and Golden Promise malt.
At 8.5% ABV, Golden Pride guarantees a superb range of flavours, that is sure to satisfy even the most discerning of palates. Our brewers describe Golden Pride thus: ’ deep amber in appearance, Golden Pride is full bodied, of moderate bitterness, moderately hopped and rich in malt. Full flavoured, and reminiscent of sweet orange oil, toasted grains, and bread. Rich malty aromas lead to a similarly styled palate, with an intense finish. Sweet and bitter flavours are expressed in good balance in this weighty brew.’ Or as the late Michael Jackson, beer writer and connoisseur, put it: ’the Cognac of beers’.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Bov (10933) - Bienne, SWITZERLAND - APR 21, 2004
light hazy ruby colour with a nice creamy head, beautiful lacing, strong hoppy aroma showing red fruits, honey, flowers and cream, full-bodied and oily, very malty and smooth, robust bitterness before a long, dry and warming hoppy finish - a wonderful brew with lot of character - big thank you to fiulijn for this one

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
SudsMcDuff (7309) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - NOV 14, 2006
fruity chocolate smell...good proud head...and the lacing’s premiere...sweet delicious taste...powerful yet controlled...bold yet subtle...fruity yet manly..very nice brew...A+... bought at the bierkonig in Amsterdam, the winner of the lot.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Nisse666 (5432) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAR 5, 2010
Provdatum: 2009-04-05 UTS: Oxiderad koppar , krämigt skum, persiko färgat skum Doft: kaffe Smak: alkoholen dols skickligt bakom den fylliga maltigheten, Perfekt ale. Leta genast upp den ale på tapp. Rekommenerar köp på enna suplima vätska! Anteckningar:

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
Sensei_Tohru (32) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - MAY 1, 2012
A clear red/amber with small head. Aroma is a lovely mix of bread and a floral tang - a great sniff! With the taste, the bitterness comes through more than the sweet malt, but work together well and are both present in the finish. The body is quite light, but not watery and carbonation is present. Overall I would say this is a well balanced and wonderfully tasty brew.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
davidm (1996) - Sunnyvale, California, USA - DEC 13, 2012
Bottle at the Dickens. Massive beer. Aromas of dough, caramel, hints of alcohol and flowers. Taste is sweet, with light sour and bitter notes, and very long length. Palate is creamy, and full bodied. Amber, with a frothy head.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
Trappis**d (32) - Dorset, ENGLAND - NOV 9, 2014
Yum! Fruity raisin aroma, liquid gold a triumph from Fullers, tastes of steeped fruits, prunes, hoppy and rich , full bodied, great for an autumn day or by a roaring log fire at Christmas time, not easy to find so if you see it buy it.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
Beers0mniac (59) - Joensuu, FINLAND - JUL 31, 2015
Deep amber colour with small head. Intense aroma : full of caramel, dark fruits,hint of alcohol. Slightly sweet taste with turns to a bitter aftertaste.Well balanced beer, recommend for summer or winter evenings

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
MohaBeer (115) - Lima, PERU - SEP 4, 2015
Cobrizo intenso con transparencia, buena espuma baja retención. Licoroso alto sin ser invasivo, presenta ligero metálico, fenólicos (vanilla), malta maltoso caramelo moderado, lúpulo herbal-terroso moderado bajo. En boca tibieza alcohólica alta, lúpulo terroso alto, amargor alto sin astringencia, malta maltoso caramelo moderado, ésteres a frutos secos y fenoles (vainilla y picor suave). Final maltoso y con amargo de lúpulo en balance sin astringencia, prolongado, gran cerveza.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
Jetulio (119) - Tarragona.SPAIN, SPAIN - JUL 24, 2013
UPDATED: AUG 10, 2013 500 ml bottle poured into a Pint glass Appearance....... amber/copper beer with head colour white of almost 2 fingers Aroma...............malt, alcohol, caramel, hops. Fresh and strong smell with a touch of malty aroma Taste........ fenolic with a sweet malty touch, bitterness appears soon lasting all the time, with a dry finish Mouthfeel........... medium/full body and medium/soft carbonation Overall............ a very nice strong ale, bitterness is present but in a perfect combination with malt and alcohol. One of my favourites, definitely a great English ale in his section (strongs ales) .

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
drmet (523) - Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, GERMANY - MAY 28, 2015
L: -pours a clear copper-red with a medium,quickly dissipating,frothy,beige head -medium carbonation visible S: -caramel,toffee,plums,raisins,figs,st the nose F: -medium-full body,low-medium carbonation -noticable alcohol,but not boozy O: Great Strong Ale. This is basically a beefed-up 1845 ale

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