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Isle of Skye Skye Light

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Brewed by Isle of Skye
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Uig, Scotland

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RATINGS: 18   MEAN: 2.92/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.87   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Seasonal - Summer.
This light and refreshing ale, available throughout the summer months, is a real thirst-quencher. Plenty of fruit and hops lead to a lingering light hoppy aftertaste.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (3197) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 16, 2014
Cask at the Standing Order. Pours amber, nose is fruity, toffee, taste is sweet, creamy.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AshtonMcCobb (2814) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 3, 2014
On cask at the Standing Order. Appearance - amber and a touch murky. Nice head. Nose - malt and raisins. A bit tangy too. Like bread and butter pudding. Taste - more of the same really. But a bit fresher. Palate - light to medium bodied with a nice rich creaminess in the middle. Overall - this is a bitter not a golden ale. However very balanced and drinkable.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
Erzengel (3439) - Wuppertal, GERMANY - SEP 1, 2014
Smooth malty beginning. Fresh, malty. Not too easy to drink. Malty bitter mainpart, Not too easy to drink but fresh and smooth. malty fresh hoppy aftertaste. nice.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
witthatsbier (272) - glasgow, SCOTLAND - SEP 1, 2014
Cask@ Counting house Glasgow Pours a medium yellow with white head aroma is light grain and not much else flavour is light bitter bit of malt and thats it very bland possibly the poorest beer ever made by this brewery

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mr_h (3013) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - AUG 9, 2014
Cask by hand-pump at Callum’s Bar, Johnstone (4% abv on the pump-clip) - clear golden, thin creamy off-white head, weak malty aroma, excellent film of fine lacing, malty, grain, a bit lacking in hops

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tombyars (1400) - Saltcoats, SCOTLAND - JAN 15, 2014
Tasted this in the Last Post, Paisley (JDW) in 9th January 2014. Cask, handpump dispense. Clear pale straw in colour with a thick creamy white head. Malt in the short aroma with buttery shortbread noted. Thin resiny mouthfeel and good lacing. Pale malt gives a sweet fruity base of honeydew melon with none of the expected tart citrus fruit detected. Dilute hop resins impart a light floral bitter note to the short aftertaste. Finish is sweet and malty with hints of heather honey and apple crumble flavours. A decent session Golden Ale and worth seeking out.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (15850) - , Essex, ENGLAND - MAY 5, 2012
6th August 2009
GBBF Cask. Clear amber beer. Light dry palate. Nice light fruity beer. Generic fruits. Finishes dry, fruity and light. Light and refreshing.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Oakes (12777) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - NOV 3, 2010
Slightly hazy bronze. The aroma has slight biscuity nuttiness. Toasty, with lightly fruity (apple) notes. Ok beer, but seems to lack focus.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beershine (5218) - The Sunshine State, Florida, USA - SEP 26, 2010
Cask @ Halfway House. Not too sparkled. Clear gold with stable head. Aroma is fresh pale malts plus husks. Clean juicy palate. Nicely husky with juicy sweetness in the middle, and some acidity in the finish as well. Good.

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SilkTork (5254) - Rochester, Kent, United Kingdom, Kent, ENGLAND - JAN 7, 2010
Cask @ GBBF 2009. Clean, light and drinkable with a watery hop finish. OK beer.


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