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Harbour Light Ale

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Brewed by Harbour
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Bodmin, England

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RATINGS: 28   MEAN: 3.31/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21   EST. CALORIES: 111   ABV: 3.7%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Harbours’ Light Ale is an light pale ale. Clean and hoppy, with tropical fruit notes.

About:

• Available from April 2012

• Draft 3.7% abv

• Bottle 4% abv


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
gegwilson (1459) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - OCT 28, 2014
Bottle from Booth’s in Ripon. Golden with a frothy white head. Some nice tropical fruit in the aroma. The taste is more tropical fruit with a bit of lemon citrus. Some caramel in the background. Good beer, especially for the strength.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
s_hartshorne (1761) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - SEP 2, 2014
Cask west riding dewsbury. Golden good white head lacing. Aroma is tropical hops. Taste is same nice sweet malts good grassy hop bitter finish. Good stuff

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beese (2555) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - SEP 2, 2014
Gravity at GBBF 2014. Poured a clear, pale golden colour, with a rocky white head. Aroma of pears, grain and grassy hop. Sharp hop flavours, with some straw and bready malt. Finish was brown sugar, pastry and lingering dry grain.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Stuu666 (3544) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 25, 2014
Cask at the Hanging Bat. Pours hazy golden, aroma of lemonade, taste is light lemon, bitter, sweet toffee.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
allmyvinyl (4224) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 21, 2014
Cask at The Hanging Bat. Pours clear pale gold, thin white head. Light grassy and grain aromas. Light fruit on the taste, and a mineral note. Little thin on the finish. OK.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
mR_fr0g (3965) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - MAR 22, 2014
Cask at the Euston tap. Clear golden straw colour with a loose white head. Some lace. Aroma is light grassy citrus hop and straw. Flavour is grainy cereal with some husk tanin, hop is grassy with some chive. Chalky carbonic finish. Very light palate is a bit too chalky.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
harrisoni (14128) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - FEB 15, 2014
Cask handpull at Cask Pub & Kitchen Pimlico. Some toffee on the aroma. Little bit of hop. Not the best. Too much toffee and thin in the mouth.

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
garthicus (2728) - Dublin, IRELAND - FEB 15, 2014
Cask at Cask Bar & Kitchen. Appearance: clear amber, small white head. Aroma: mildly hoppy, some grain, a little grass. Flavour: a little cereal again, corn, some grassy hops with a grainy finish. Just okay.

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mr_h (3084) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - JAN 14, 2014
UPDATED: NOV 3, 2014 500ml bottle from Cornelius, Edinburgh - hazy golden amber, good white head, strong floral grapefruit aroma, sporadic lacing, flavoursome, resinous citrus, bitter, moderate to high carbonation Cask by hand-pump at Blackfriars, Glasgow (3 Nov 2014) - clear golden amber, very thin bubbly head, pine, grapefruit aroma, floral, grapefruit, oily, flavoursome, good carbonation (score for cask version)

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Theydon_Bois (9930) - The ’Sham, Surrey, ENGLAND - DEC 17, 2013
Cask at the Euston Tap, 16/12/13. Clear golden with a good sized off white head that retains well. Nose is citrus fruit, light grapefruit, orange sherbet, straw. Taste comprises orange pith, light tropical notes, melon, citric infused straw. Light to medium bodiment, fine carbonation, dry finale with grassy hop bitterness. Decent low ABV GB affair with a noticetable hop lick.


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