Brewed by Kelburn
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Glasgow, Strathclyde, Scotland


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RATINGS: 60   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.32/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Cask; Regular.
Named after Paisley's river, White Cart Water, this golden full bodied ale boasts smacks of flavour. The appearance is enhanced by a touch of wheat malt, giving good head retention and a wonderfully dry after-taste that won't be easily forgotten. As the name suggests feel free to enjoy 'Cart Blanche' as the mood dictates.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
stravale (2723) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - SEP 1, 2013
Cask @ Golden Rule, Edinburgh
Golden, clear, dense white head, good lacing
Aroma - fruity malts, soft apricot, sweet malts
Taste - sweet fruity malt, apricot, touch of peach, soft fruity caramel , slight tropical notes, bitter hop background
Palate - Medium body, oily, soft mouthfeel. Finish a bit dry, fairly long bitter tail.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SaintMatty (6629) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JUL 19, 2013
Cask (SRAF 2013) - Amber in colour. Ginger, spice and sultanas in the aroma. Lemon, honey and a hint of spice in the taste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Sockamania (43) - - JUL 13, 2013
A very pleasant and nice summery beer. Has more going on than most but nothing special

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mjs (6293) - Helsinki, FINLAND - SEP 8, 2012
(Cask at Gallows Bird, 20120908) The beer poured pale golden and clear. Its head was small and white. Aroma had malts and fruitiness. Palate was medium bodied with low carbonation. Flavours were white wine, malts, fruitiness, white bread and bitterness. Aftertaste was fruity and bitter. A bit weird but still quite nice brew.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
rosenbergh (10000) - Tampere, FINLAND - SEP 8, 2012
Cask at the Gallows Bird, Espoo, Finland. Clear golden colour with almost no head. Aroma is very weak with some fruitiness. Flavour is quite a like. Super easy. Nothing wrong but too easy to be enjoyable. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Benjii (3049) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 27, 2012
On cask at Cloisters. Pours a dark golden colour with a thick white head. Aroma of lemon, caramel and grassy hops. Similar flavours with moderate carbonation and a foamy mouth-feel.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tombyars (1579) - Saltcoats, SCOTLAND - FEB 2, 2012
Tasted this in The Esquire House, Glasgow in January 2006. Cask, handpump dispense. Clear pale straw in colour with a thin white creamy head. Strong tropical fruit salad aroma, long in intensity. Creamy refreshing mouthfeel and good lacing. Pale malts give a strong fruit base of lychees, mango, pineapple and honeydew melon. Strong floral notes from the powerful smack of hop resins combine well with the malt. Finish is dry and robust with warming melon liquour notes rich in the mouth. A superb Golden ale, very easy to drink as a session - beware and highly recommended.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
NordicV (1916) - Malmö, Sweden, SWEDEN - JUL 31, 2011
Bildar skum som en Guinness. Lätt, lätt doft av rostad malt, lite citrus från humlen. Citrus finns kvar i smaken tillsammans med lite sötma. Strax över genomsnittet för alen jag drack i Skottland.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
downender (7795) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - JUN 12, 2011
Cask-conditioned at the Cafe Royal, Edinburgh 7/06/2011. Deep gold with a decent white head. Aroma of grapefruit, apricot and sweetish malts. Flavour had more slightly soapy fruit leading to a tart finish. Good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
fonefan (43243) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAY 21, 2011

Cask (handpump) @ The John Leslie, 45 Ratcliffe Terrace, Edinburgh, Scotland EH9 1SU.

Clear medium orange colour with a small to average, frothy - fizzy, good lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white to white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, light moderate hoppy, citrus - orange, lime, orange - citrus. Flavour is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration, fruity, peel bitter. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20101029]

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