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Brewed by Ilkley
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Ilkley, England

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RATINGS: 114   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19   EST. CALORIES: 105   ABV: 3.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Also available bottled.
Made with high quantities of Amarillo hops, this pale crisp beer has refreshing citrus aromas and flavours. Gold medal winner at the SIBA Northern region beer competition 2009/10 and bronze medal winner at the SIBA national competition


gwoodin's rating

2.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
gwoodin (44) - Birmingham, - FEB 22, 2013
500ml bottle. Little aroma, little flavour. Gold colour. There is bitterness. I found this one very difficult to review.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
redders1974 (316) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - JUN 24, 2015
Id class this as a session ipa grapefruit and hops dominate ive given it an extra mark for being such a low abv and remaining tasty bottle @ home

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
BeerViking (3158) - Brentford, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 9, 2015
Cask at the Railway Tavern, golden with a thick fine white foam and fresh citrus and peppery fruit aromas. Dry-bitter with citrus notes, over a light biscuit and tropical fruit body. Long grapefruit-bitter finish with a faint hint of passionfruit. Excellent.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
daniele (6464) - ITALY - JUN 6, 2015
bottle chiara oro limpida buona schiuma piuttosto fine persistente naso non molto intenso nota di cereale nota citrica buona beva amaro medio piacevole ma non molto intensa finale leggermente agrumato lungo

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
skortila (4826) - Baarn, NETHERLANDS - MAY 24, 2015
Bottled. 25cl sample. The aroma has grain, bit honey, floral hops. Clear, golden-copper coloured beer with a medium, white head. The taste is light bitter, bit sweet, has floral and citric tones and is quite grainy.Light and easy drinking beer. Well brewed, but didn’t really enjoy the grainy part. Reminds me of cheap lagers.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
planky84 (2369) - , Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 17, 2015
Cask stillage at the Foots Cray Rugby Club Beer Festival, 2015. Yellow/Gold pour with a white head. Vanilla and malt aroma. Flavours of vanilla and citrus with some light sour notes. Moderately bitter finish.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mjp12 (765) - York, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 2, 2015
Floral, apricot aroma, light malt and hop finish. A good light summer session beer.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
nihtila (1721) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 6, 2015
Cask at Haymarket. Aroma is really mild, not much here. Taste is fruity bitter, malts, not much taste.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
deanso (6574) - the Hague, NETHERLANDS - APR 6, 2015
50cl bottle from ABCBeers. Thin white head. Hazy golden pour. Citrus aroma and bitterness. A good session beer

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
99smithsamuel (74) - - MAR 23, 2015
500ml bottle from ales by mail. Appearance is light golden in colour with a large white foamy head and foamy lacing. Aroma is floral and hoppy with some sweetness. Taste is citrusy, honey with a grassy bitterness. Decent session beer.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
MarekM (42) - - MAR 5, 2015
Piekna drobna biala piana, jakis skromny lacing jest. Aromat herbaty z cytryna, ziołowy, chmiel. Rześkie, odświeżający lekki herbaciano-cytrynowy smak, wysycenie średnio wysokie, długo pozostający posmak


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