Brewed by Harviestoun
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Alva, Central, Scotland


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RATINGS: 848   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39/5   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
Bottle: Filtered.
"Bottled with approximately 1/3rd less Carbon Dioxide than most beers. This results in a fresher more natural tasting beer. Combines Hallertau Hersbrücker with Challenger. Late hopped with Styrian Goldings, which gives a sharpness like the twist of a lemon."

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
overtheline (114) - Inverness, SCOTLAND - JUL 16, 2015
500ml bottle pours a perfectly clear gold with small white head. Spicey nose with vanilla and surprising chocolate note?? Great taste, forward malts with roasted nuts and slightly oaky notes. Spicy hops kick in to balance the lovely malty fore taste. Really good full mouth feel for the abv. Cracking beer.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Travlr (20920) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - JUL 9, 2015
Clear amber color, medium fluffy white head. Nice floral citrus aroma. Taste is earthy hay. Tasty.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Meilby (10865) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUL 4, 2015
Bottle 330ml @ Geokkjer
Pours clear deep golden with a off-white head. Aroma has notes of malt, grass, hay and pine. Taste is light to medium sweet and light to medium bitter with a long hay, piney, grassy and slightly caeramel finish. Body is light to medium, texture is thin to oily, carbonation is soft.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Geokkjer (7262) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - JUL 4, 2015
Bottle, courtesy of Meilby. Pours golden with an off-white head. Aroma of herbal hops , some citrus, fruitiness and malt. Flavor is sweet and malty with some citrus and herbs. Medium body, average carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
kajser27 (1232) - Zagreb, CROATIA - JUN 28, 2015
Clear, golden colored, small to no white head. Aroma is caramel, biscuit, lemony floral hops. Taste is low sweet, caramel, biscuit, lemon-grassy floral, low to medium bitterness. Low bodied, low to medium carbonation. Dryish with a lasting aftertaste. Light and zesty.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mabuzzer (540) - Hamilton, SCOTLAND - JUN 24, 2015
500ml bottle. Golden and clear, with a bubbly white head that quickly disipated. Grassy, pine aroma, pine taste with some malt sweetness and a bitter finish

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
koshack (1249) - Gdañsk, POLAND - MAY 22, 2015
Piana drobna, kremowa, dość trwała. Ładnie zdobi szkło. Kolor złoty, lekko zamglone. W aromacie wyraźny chmiel, lekko kwiatowe. Goryczka niska, wychodzą w smaku słody. Lekko przyprawowe w smaku, lekki piekący posmak. Przyjemne nuty chmielowe, lekko ziołowo –kwiatowe. Dość pełne, dobrze się pije. Wysycenie średnie

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Tognetta (675) - São Paulo, BRAZIL - MAY 19, 2015
Amarela clara, translúcida. Aroma discreto de cereais, pão branco. Amargor leve que varia para médio no aftertaste, dulçor e corpo ainda mais leves. Uma cerveja para beber bem gelada no verão, boa drinkability, mas conheço brasileiras puro malte melhores.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BrunoSanchez (189) - Fermo, ITALY - MAY 10, 2015
Ale scozzese colore oro chiaro con scarsa schiuma. Al naso note di malto e luppolo erbaceo e floreale. In bocca molto leggera e beverina. Sapore fruttato e delicato. Una buona birra da bere a litri!

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
King_Alex_II (1146) - SWITZERLAND - MAY 5, 2015
Bitter malty smell. Taste is bitter tart with a sufficient body behind it. The aftertaste is surprising fresh. Nicely carbonated in general. I don’t like the style, but not a bad beer.

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