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Brewed by Hop Studio
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
York, England

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RATINGS: 35   MEAN: 3.25/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17   EST. CALORIES: 105   ABV: 3.5%
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A remarkably light, crisp and hoppy alewith a hint of sauvignon. Maris Otter Pale Malt and Carapils provide a light malty base for intensely aromatic floral, citrus and gooseberry flavours of Chinook, Cascade and Nelson Sauvin hops.


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3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cgarvieuk (15170) - Edinburgh, - NOV 18, 2012
bottle at home ...golen amber ...small white head ... soft orange zezt nose... dull bitter fruits ... soft fruits ... bitter pine linger


3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
pricey290483 (458) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 11, 2014
bottle from beer 52 nice bale blonde in colour strong floral hop on the aroma and a very bitter taste maybe a little too bitter nice dry bitter taste on the finish a nice beer

3.5
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
edsspoon (537) - Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - DEC 10, 2014
Bottle - pale golden with a bright white bubbly head. Aroma of some grassy hop, pale malt, a little hay, bread, toasted sesame seeds and a hint of cumin. Taste of grassy hop, gay and straw. Light lemon peel, hints of pale malt and brown bread. Light bitterness to finish. Very light body, high carbonation. I very much enjoyed it.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
allmyvinyl (4244) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 21, 2014
500ml bottle shared with Ashton McCobb. Yorkshire part two tasting. Pours clear gold, thin short-lived white head. Light lemon and pine aromas. Taste is more citrus, resinous hops, nice malt backbone. Good body for the strength. Nice.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AshtonMcCobb (2935) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 21, 2014
Bottle thanks to allmyvinyl. Appearance - golden and clear. Decent head. Nose - lemon and flower stocks. Taste - more lemon with a dry earthy note in the background. Palate - light bodied with a tangy texture and a long dry finish. Overall - yep great beer considering the strength.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
johnhiley (3) - - OCT 31, 2014 does not count
Floral, fresh smell. Tastes of gooseberries & citrus. Very light, almost like a lager.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
StueyD (1239) - Heacham, Norfolk, ENGLAND - SEP 14, 2014
A golden yellow coloured beer with a weak white head. A strong hop aroma. Loaded with orangey and floral aromas, plus a slight grassiness. Dry mouthfeel. A bitter hoppy taste, citrus fruit flavours, led by a floral orange flavour are followed by grassy and piney flavours. There is a background maltiness that comes through towards the end. The floral hoppy bitterness lasts into a lingering finish.soy sauce,

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SarkyNorthener (2388) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 23, 2014
Cask@blackcountry arms, walsall. Golden beer with large head and good lacing. Aroma of citrus hops with lemon. Taste is lemon, pale malts, lime and chalk. Decent.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
s_hartshorne (1772) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 9, 2014
Cask west riding dewsbury. Golden colour good white head lacing. Aroma is fruity bready malts. Taste is same good bitter finish. Medium body. Decent stuff.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
imdownthepub (10653) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - FEB 23, 2014
Bottled, 500ml from S.H Jones, Banbury. Hazy gold with white head. Remarkably light is quite a correct description, they could have added thin. This proved to be a particularly bland beer, vaguely malty, hints of caramel, where the hops had disappeared to I’m not sure. No off flavours, just dull.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Oakes (12789) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 20, 2014
Bottle. Light hazy tan. More of a musty, appley aroma than I was expecting. Fairly bland with light bitterness and vague fruits. Disappointing.


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