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RATINGS: 145   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
A drinker. This Golden Ale is a quality travel companion that aims to please with subtlety and aroma pop.

Available all year long. 4.2% ABV.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
nuplastikk (5794) - Madison, Wisconsin, USA - MAR 1, 2014
Cask with Nelson Sauvin hops at Half Acre. Room temperature practically..apparently they haven’t invested in firkin jackets. Musty tropical aroma. Earthy tropical, some buttery oddness beneath. A little unrefined. Guess I’ve never had the regular Goss, so hard to fully gauge. Earthy fresh hop feel. Buttery ringwood-esque tastes detract.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
charule (2179) - New York, New York, USA - FEB 20, 2014
On tap at Hyatt lobby Chicago. Poured golden with light head. Aroma of grass and citrus. Light carb med bod. Taste pretty grassy. Probably would enjoy in summer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Niko100 (2707) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - JAN 26, 2014
Hazy amber/gold color; Medium slightly creamy body; Aroma of malt, grain, & some citrus; Flavor of malt, floral hops, some caramel, and citrus; Decent session ale.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Clarkdvm (458) - Florida, USA - DEC 6, 2013
Pours like bud. No aroma. Easy to drink. Slightly bitter. Best reason to drink- great price at portofinos in Chicago.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jmagnus87 (2912) - Rockford, Illinois, USA - OCT 21, 2013
Can poured into a shaker. Pours a hazy dark gold with 2 fingers thick white head. Aroma of straw and grain with a little earthy herbal hoppiness and something slightly sweet. Taste is light bitter. Earthy and herbal with grains and a little more sweetness in the finish. Light bodied with a slick texture. Lively carbonation and a long finish. Overall, not bad. Not my favorite beer but very drinkable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jmgreenuk (7837) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - OCT 17, 2013
Tap at Half Acre Tap Room, Chicago. Poured a hazy light amber with a thin white head. The aroma is weak malt. The flavour is medium bitter with a malty liqourice hoppy palate. Nothing too special for me.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kermis (11235) - Where the wild whales are, NETHERLANDS - OCT 17, 2013
Draft at Half Acre taproom. Pours clear golden with an off white head. Aroma of citrus, grain, pine and light malt. Flavour is light sweet and moderate bitter. Light to medium bodied with light carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MacBoost (1775) - Penfield, New York, USA - SEP 22, 2013
Slightly hazed yellow waxy pour. Aromas of lemon, hops. Bitter and light. Fruity. Decent.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
pete4999 (1445) - Buffalo, New York, USA - SEP 10, 2013
Can, as pictured. Pours a hazy gold. Smells of citrus hops - lemon, orange. Crisp, light mouthfeel, nice on a hot summer day. Half Acre is great at these lighter beers.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
changeup45 (1729) - Mount Dora, Florida, USA - AUG 15, 2013
Cans from West Lakeview Liquors. The pour is a golden color with a thin white head on top. It’s a bit bready in the aroma and there’s a stronger whiff of citrus and pine hops than expected. A touch of corn enters the mix as an afterthought. Light-bodied, refreshing, perhaps a little watery, though. The flavor offers bread, grain notes, some herbal hops, and a little citrus. Spotty lacing trickles along the sides of the glass but never really amounts to much. It has a slightly dry and hoppy finish. Simple and pretty solid.

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