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Brewed by Houston
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Hillingtonton Park, Glasgow, Scotland

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RATINGS: 29   MEAN: 3.08/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.06/5   EST. CALORIES: 117   ABV: 3.9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Status uncertain.


3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
nihtila (2903) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 15, 2016
Cask. Pale golden. Nose is sweet fruits, melon, caramel. Tastes bitter fruits, light caramel. Bland

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Stuartyboy (1435) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - MAY 12, 2016
On tap @ Doctors Edinburgh clear golden beer with soft fruity aroma flavour is lemon grapefruit soft carbonation lightly hoppy but quite a thin body

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
allmyvinyl (9448) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 21, 2016
Cask at the Tap House, Paisley. Pours hazy pale gold with a thin white head. Aromas of light malt, faint citrus. Taste is more of the same. Thin finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (23044) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 28, 2015
Cask @ GBBF 2015. Pours a slightly hazy golden color with a small white head. Has a fruity malty hoppy citrus aroma. Fruity malty citrus hoppy flavor. Has a fruity malty citrus hoppy finish.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fonefan (43888) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 20, 2015

Cask (handpump) @ GBBF 2015, Great British Beer Festival, London Olympia, Hammersmith Road, London, England W14 8UX.

[ As Houston A.P.A. ].
Clear medium yellow amber color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, pale malt. Flavor is moderate sweet with a average duration,pale malt, sweet malt. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft to flat. [20150811]

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
The_Osprey (6350) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 31, 2015
Cask at GBBF. Pale orange, still, clear, small bubbly white head. Aroma is pithy citrus and caramel. Body is medium to light, smooth, low carbonation. Taste is citrus, soft biscuity malts, light bitterness. Not bad.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Leighton (18526) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 24, 2015
Cask at GBBF 2015, day 1 - London. Pours crystal clear yellow with a creamy white head. Overripe citrus fruits in the aroma, some pale grains. Light-medium sweet flavor with light perfume, hay, lemon zest, pale bread. Light bodied with fine carbonation. Nicely balanced to finish, with more pale bread and citrus, light grainy pale bread. Nice stuff.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Scopey (12507) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 24, 2015
Cask at GBBF 2015. It pours clear golden with a medium white head. The nose is sweet, doughy, fresh, lemon parfait, straw, cereal and light sherbet. The taste is smooth, bready malt, cereal, straw, light pepper and lemon rind with a dry finish. Medium body and fine, foamy carbonation. Simple and easy-going. Not bad.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rlgk (18189) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 22, 2015
At Great British Beer Festival 2015, Day 1. Clear golden beer with a decent offwhite head. Hoppy caramel aroma, grassy citrus, floral, herbal notes. Hoppy citrus flavor, grapes, herbal notes, caramel and grass.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Theydon_Bois (16873) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - AUG 16, 2015
Cask at GBBF ’15, day 1, 11/08/15. Clear light golden with moderate off white spotting. Nose is melon, straw, grassy, tangerine. Taste comprises citric sherbets, melon, orange pith, straw. Medium bodied, soft carbonation, semi drying close. OK offering for the ABV, more GB than bitter for me.


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