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Formerly brewed at Houston
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Johnstone, Scotland

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RATINGS: 6   MEAN: 2.87/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.81   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Special - April 2012.
Galactic Gold - The fusion of hops, malt and honey create an explosion of flavour with a fresh hop aroma and a long, deep, bitter-sweet finish.


iammarc's rating

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
iammarc (385) - Inverness, - FEB 1, 2013
Cask at Heathmount. Aroma & Appearance: Raisin aroma, thin white lacing. Hazy yellow-ish. Taste: Fruit, citrus. Palate: Soft, smooth, slippery. Overall: Not very exciting.


2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
cgarvieuk (14170) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 26, 2012
cask at paisley ... amber ... thin white head ... soft orange tofeee nose ... dry fruits ... soft toffee malts ... sweet fruits ... peachy ... dull

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Benjii (3049) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 26, 2012
On cask at The Paisley Beer Festival. Pours a dark golden colour with a fair beige head. Aroma of yeast, lemon and caramel. Similar flavours with mild carbonation and an oily mouth-feel. Lingering lemon and yeast to finish.

2.7
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Rune (7942) - Tromsø, NORWAY - APR 25, 2012
Cask, hand-pulled half at Henglers Circus. Copper coloured body, slightly hazy. Creamy, white head, good lacing. Distant smell of fresh and dried fruits followed by a malt-fruity taste profile, notes of apricot on a smooth bitter backbone (Glasgow, 12.04.2012).

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
stravale (2075) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - APR 14, 2012
Cask @ Heathmount Hotel, Inverness
Golden amber, clear, thin white head...aroma of light pale malts, touch of citrus...taste of light pale malts, some light caramel, touch of citrus, tiny hint of almond. sweet sugary golden malts, plain, not great...palate of sweet malts, bit oily...finish of sweetish malts, bit of toasted caramel that lingers too much..Overall - meh

3.2
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
mr_h (2799) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - APR 14, 2012
Cask by handpump at Henglers Circus, Glasgow (12 Apr 12) - clear deep gold ale, thin white head, fruity hop aroma, vegetable, bitter aftertaste


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