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Hogs Back Brooklands Gold Star (Bottle)

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Brewed by Hogs Back
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Tongham, England

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RATINGS: 10   MEAN: 2.97/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.96/5   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle: Brewery conditioned (filtered).
A Golden Ale, a refreshing commemorative ale to acknowledge the racing heroes of the famous Brooklands Racing Circuit in Weybridge, Surrey, who fought to win the “Gold Star” trophy.


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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
nilsas (3329) - Bryne, NORWAY - SEP 11, 2015

Lukt: Smørmalt, eik og vørter.
Utseende: Gyllen honning farge.
Skum/kullsyre: Tynt skum, heng langs kant.
Smak: Frisk vørter og frukter.
Hvor: Kjøpt@Det Gode Brygg, Sandnes, Nydt@Hjemmetasting med Bryne.
Medium: Flaske@500ml, ABV@4,4%, Når@10.09.2015

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ERB92 (628) - Bergen, NORWAY - SEP 9, 2015
Aroma of malts, fruits, grass and some floral notes. Golden with a white head. Medium sweet and medium bitter. Medium body with a average to soft carbonation. Overall i find this a pleasant drink, not very interesting in any way, just a pleasantly refreshing and easy drinkable brew.

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
gunnar (7745) - Sandnes, NORWAY - SEP 4, 2015
Bottle from Det Gode Brygg, Sandnes. Pours clear golden with a small creamy white head.Weak malty aroma with a note of herbal hops. Taste is light sweet grainy malts,light sticky mouthfeel, low carbonated, boring with only a minor dry dirty finish.

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Juha (72) - Surrey, ENGLAND - SEP 1, 2015
Almost bright, golden. Aroma is sweetish malts, Taste is sweet malts again with some dusty hops. Slightly too malty for me, also the mouth feel a bit watery ot thinnish. Needs more crispness and body. Bought from Hogs Back stall at Guildford Farmer’s Market on 1st Sep 2015.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Rob_D_UK (1366) - Madrid, SPAIN - OCT 13, 2014
Pours a slightly hazy gold with a white head. Somewhat grassy aroma with some bitterness in the taste.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
berkshirejohn (5947) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 22, 2013
50cl bottle from the Brewery shop. Golden amber with a fast fading white head; fruity aroma; soft fruity taste with a reasonably hoppy finish. A summery Golden Ale.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Theydon_Bois (16626) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 5, 2013
Bottle at JF’s, thanks to he, 03/11/13. Clear golden amber with a moderate off white covering. Nose is toasty malts, summer fruit, grass, light spice, toffee. Taste comprises toffee, lightly toasted malts, bitter fruits, grass. Medium bodied, moderate carbonation, dry and grassy in a bittersweet finale. Adequate GB.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
olliejobbins (1578) - Dorking, Surrey, ENGLAND - JAN 12, 2013
500ml bottle. Purchased from Whistle stop at London Waterloo. Fantastic compared to the Russian crap i was drinking yesterday. Anyway, colour is very slightly clouded orange. Aroma is strongly hoppy and just like a good english ale. Taste is extremely hoppy and a nice strong after taste.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mike_77 (5290) - Breda, NETHERLANDS - OCT 18, 2012
Copper colour. It’s a fairly unoffensive but plain bitter. Nice balance of malt and hops but a bit lacking in flavour and rather thin and watery.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joe19612 (2531) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - APR 15, 2012
Bottle. Pours a very light brown colour with a thin white head, real fruity aroma, the taste is sweet malty with a dry finish.


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