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

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RATINGS: 25   MEAN: 3.09/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07/5   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
This ale is smooth and easy drinking with a fresh hop aroma, well rounded maltiness and a delicate fruit aftertaste.


2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
rosenbergh (10206) - Tampere, FINLAND - FEB 21, 2012
Cask at the King’s Highway (JDW), Inverness, Scotland.
Clear pale golden colour with small white head. Mild sweetness, hops, candy and malt in aroma. All the same in flavour. Malty. Low carbonation.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bullit (4415) - Burgos, SPAIN - JAN 3, 2012
Cask @ Henglers Circus, JDW. Clear golden colour, small off-white head. Nose is light malted, citric. Flavour is reasonably hoppy, bit of caramel, citrus. Slightly dry finish.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Benjii (3049) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 7, 2011
On cask at The Ormidale Hotel. Pours a light golden colour with a thin white head. Aromas of floral hops, caramel malt, yeast and some apple in there. Quite thin.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
JohnRMurdoch (4313) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - JUN 20, 2010
Cask @ The Edward Wyllie. Aroma and flavour of citrus fruits and honey. Slightly cloudy deep golden colour. I remember this as one of my favourite ales. Today it wasn’t great. Either it has changed or more likely this pint was slightly off.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
RichardGretton (4629) - Leicestershire, ENGLAND - MAR 20, 2010
Cask@Loughborough Beer Festival, 2010. Bronze beer with a gently hopped aroma and a plainly bitter and hopped flavour. Overall a very average beer.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Svesse (7765) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - APR 23, 2009
(Cask at Market Porter, Southwark, London, 15 Apr 2009) Golden amber colour with brief, white head. Fruity, malty nose with citrus, lemon and fresh hops. Fruity, malty taste with notes of citrus, orange and biscuity malt. Decent golden ale with a fresh, citrussy taste.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
cgarvieuk (21106) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 3, 2009
Cask at Blue balzer edinburgh ...light amber ... light zesty lemon hop ... light sweet fruity and mellow ... liogth bitterness and ever so drinkable. In fact it quaffed best ive had in long time.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
harrisoni (17164) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - OCT 16, 2008
Cask handpull at Market Porter. Decent citrusy golden ale, with some juicy fruit finish. Good hop, nice juicy raspberry, dry finish which has underlying juiciness. Some yeast on aroma develops. Overall quite interesting especially the raspberry.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
duff (5484) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - MAR 16, 2007
Cask@Sussex BF. I thought this was quite pleasant. Some nice soft hoppy characters, citric and lightly floral. very enjoyable. It is quite light though.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DJMonarch (9179) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - FEB 24, 2007
Cask Stillage at the Metropolitan Cathedral Crypt, Liverpool 17/02/2007 Hoppy aroma. Golden coloured and hoppy with some citrus flavour. A little bitterness in a crisp and dry malt finish.


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