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%
This ale is smooth and easy drinking with a fresh hop aroma, well rounded maltiness and a delicate fruit aftertaste.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
fonefan (44143) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JAN 3, 2013

Cask (handpump) @ Halfway House, 24 Fleshmarket Close, Edinburgh, Scotland EH1 1BX.

Clear medium orange yellow colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, white to off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, fruity, light to moderate hoppy, citrus, tart fruit, plastic notes. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20120423]

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
oh6gdx (25472) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 21, 2012
Cask@GBBF2012. Golden colour, small white head. Aroma is bready, caramelly, floral and fruity. Flavouris toffee, apples, some floral, earthy and caramelly notes. Mild sulphury notes, but not disturbingly much.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
cgarvieuk (21897) - 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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
harrisoni (17352) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Theydon_Bois (17239) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - DEC 20, 2012
Cask at the Halfway House, Edinburgh - 08/12/12. Clear mid amber with a thin bubblty off white head that soon dissipates to the edge of the glass. Nose is light hops, touch of citrus fruits, light caramel malts. Taste comprises light orchard fruits, pale malt, light hops. Medium bodied, soft carbonation, light bitter finish. Average.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Oakes (15806) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 5, 2014
Amber and bright. Lemony nose. Fresh lemony character w light bitterness. Has some refreshment.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Stuu666 (10877) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 15, 2015
Cask at the standing order. Pours clear golden, nose is sweet toffee, cereal, floral, taste is floral, sweet toffee.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
rosenbergh (10673) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
allmyvinyl (9562) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 5, 2016
Cask up the white lady. Pours clear golden with a thin white head. Aromas of cereal, faint lemon. Taste is more of the same. Thin finish. Standard stuff.

   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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