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Brewed by Great Heck
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Goole, England

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RATINGS: 24   MEAN: 3.42/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.29   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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leaparsons' rating

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
leaparsons (7923) - Leicester, Leicestershire, - OCT 12, 2012
Cask, The Salmon, Leicester. Golden with a white foam. Aromas are gooseberry with white grape juice and low grapefruit. Caramel with hints of honey and lemon. Fairly spicy with some floral aspects. Flavours are sweet lemon with grape juice and plenty of pepper. Dry and woody with bitter grapefruit. Very good.


3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
wimpyjoe (3475) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 2, 2014
Cask @ Old Gate, Hebden Bridge. Golden citrus hopped ale with a small head. Has a potent nose and fair citric bitterness with fruits abundant in its aroma.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
s_hartshorne (1009) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - APR 10, 2014
Cask west riding dewsbury. Golden colour decent white head lacing. Aroma is nice lemons. Taste is sweet malts lemon good long hoppy bitter finish. Medium body soft carbonated. Good stuff.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
CraftBeerNick (826) - London Town, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 9, 2014
Cask at Market Porter, 9th April 14. Pours clear, good head and lacing. Aroma is citrus and some pine, palate is slightly thick and oily for the ABV, good body, flavour is very nice and plenty going on, good Golden Ale for a session

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
danlo (1050) - Darlington, Durham, ENGLAND - APR 4, 2014
330ml bottle. Clear orange gold colour, creamy white foam head leaving some spotty lacing and fruity orange hoppy aroma. Malt caramel taste with orange rind and some earthy hop bitterness. Medium bodied, soft to medium carbonation, dry bitter finish. Quite drinkable.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
allmyvinyl (2740) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 22, 2014
330ml bottle from Appellation Wines. Pours clear gold, thin, short-lived white head. Aromas of grapefruit and resin. Taste is more grapefruit, caramel, quite a light bitterness. One-dimensional, but not bad.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
SaintMatty (5078) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - MAR 13, 2014
Cask (Fitzgerald’s, Sunderland) - Golden in colour. Gooseberries, passion fruit and lemon in the aroma. Hoppy yet nicely balanced taste with notes of gooseberries, grapefruit and lemon.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
madmitch76 (14285) - , Essex, ENGLAND - MAR 3, 2014
13th February 2014
Bright clear gold beer, tidy white head. Palate is light and a little crisp. Light and thin malt base. Rich orange peep hops with touches of skunk and lemon. Slight floralness. Light finish. Lots of great flavour packed in to this small beer.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
RichardW (1448) - Carlisle, Cumbria, ENGLAND - MAR 1, 2014
Bottle Rehills Newcastle. Lovely pungent fresh aroma, verging on cat pee. Dry and sharp, but with a little balancing creaminess. Plenty of citrus, long finish.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
jamesie1857 (1330) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 20, 2014
On cask at Sheaf View, Sheffield - Yellow body, thin white head. Nose is grapefruit, citrus, more grapefruit. Taste is the same, grapefruit. Bit boring after a while.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Garrold (1073) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 2, 2014
Bottle from Bier Huis, Ossett. Clear golden colour. Minimal, white head. Dunked digestive. Overripe orange. Bit of fust. Taste is much the same. Greasy palate. Pithy, bitter finish.


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