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Brewed by Garage Project
Style: Specialty Grain
Wellington, New Zealand
Serve in Shaker, Tumbler

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RATINGS: 25   MEAN: 3.31/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.26   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 228   ABV: 7.6%
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3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Hop_Hedonist (313) - Perth, - MAR 4, 2014
A bit too much malt body to call this a Summer Ale - malt dominant - ends with reasonable amount of noble hops - wish it had been lighter bodied and hop dominant like Stone and Wood Pacific ale (still my gold standard for a summer golden ale). Pleasant enough though, just not thirst quenching for an Australian summer!


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
ShaneJ (710) - AUSTRALIA - MAY 26, 2015
Bottle from Beer Cartel (February 2014). Dark golden, off white head, honey and peppery spice dominate aroma and flavour, pineapple, toffee apple, grassy hops, medium body, cloying texture, honey-sweet finish. Ok.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
mjik83 (950) - Maastricht, NETHERLANDS - APR 2, 2015
0,50cl via 8 Zaligheden, Maastricht Alcoholpercentage van 7,5% Uitgeschonken in Kaapse Brouwers glas Uiterlijk: goudoranje kleurig met redelijke kraag Aroma en smaak: moutig, honing, granig, droog Conclusie: lekker biertje, volle smaak ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
beer-yum (798) - Wellington, NEW ZEALAND - FEB 6, 2015
A typical Garage Project beer. In that it manages to be deliciously dangerous. Restrained aroma but full on subtly complex body gives little warning of the strength backing it it.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DylansDad (430) - North Shore, Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - FEB 3, 2015
Not bad, pretty good, but the flavours weren’t allowed to develop on my taste buds, I suspect that the honey sucked them up and washed them down my gullet before I’d had a chance to enjoy them.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
tone_leggett (14) - - JAN 23, 2015
A lot to like with this golden ale, pours golden brown, sweetness of the honey and fruits combined with spices and grassy flavours eorks well, relatively smooth. not usually a fan of G.A's but this works

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Florya (777) - Bergen, NORWAY - JAN 19, 2015
How: Bottle Appearance: orange, small head. Aroma: honey, spice, grass, floral. Palate: Medium to thin body, fizzy carbonation.

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
omega (786) - NEW ZEALAND - JAN 6, 2015
Quite viscous on the palate that you are licking your lips to get all the goodness. Pleasant to drink and the honeyed sweetness helps the medicine go down.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Pdubyah (506) - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND - DEC 11, 2014
This has such a fantastic colour, and is a whole lot more fuller in mouthfeel than you might expected, probably the honey giving it more body. There is also a rawness and hop bite in this that is interesting. Not an unpleasant beer, but it;s not one that hits my taste point with accuracy.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DedicatedToFun (3913) - Santa Monica, California, USA - NOV 9, 2014
Tap, gold pour, white head, nose is lemon, taste is funky, barnyard, interesting

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
culchiem (2978) - Berlin, GERMANY - OCT 5, 2014
Bottle from McHughs. Hazy orange with a thin head. Sweet peach juice aroma. Sweet syrupy honey flavour, a little spice on the finish, bitter at the end.


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