Sledutah (4665) - Utah, USA - AUG 24, 2014
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at GBBF
Clear golden with a small white head, light lacing. Mild aroma of malts. Flavors are grainy and bitters
Benzai (8140) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - AUG 18, 2014
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 2/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Sampled @ GBBF. Clear orange golden color, virtually no head. Smell and taste lightly malts, quite fruity, lightly orange, a hint of peach, lightly bitter. Average body and carbonation.
Niall73 (1696) - Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 16, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
Cask at GBBF 2014. 12/08/14. Pours a hazy amber gold. Light lemon zesty aroma. Light body, light carbonation. Lemon, hay, grass and light orange. Quite dry. Nice.
Japalo (1159) - DENMARK - JUL 21, 2014
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle@ Jamie Oliver York. Golden clear. Nice cold for a change. Small head. Bread notes low hoppy tea tree notes. Gentle. A bite boring. I guess quite genuine for the style. So to speak very drinkable.
tommann (2704) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - FEB 10, 2014
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
500ml bottle. Pours gold with a small head. Aroma is light citrus and pineapple. Taste is grassy to start with a bitter citrus finish.
Mulldog (8) - Rochdale, Lancashire, ENGLAND - FEB 1, 2014 does not count
4.3 AROMA 8/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 9/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 17/20
Aroma of citrus hops. Taste was a little biscuity, citrus with some bittering hops. Medium bodied and soft. Had quite a kick above the ABV. Enjoyable.
s_hartshorne (1253) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 29, 2014
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle b+m. Golden beer bubbly white head some lacing. Aroma is tropical citrus and hops. Taste is citrus lemon peel good bitter hops long lasting bitter finish. Medium body and carbonation. A good hoppy bitter.
Garrold (1245) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 28, 2013
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle from Sainsbaskets. Label states 4.0%. Clear golden. Thin, white head. Biscuity malt. Pithy. Hint of toffee. Taste is lemon rind dry and zesty. Medium palate. Bitter finish. Very quaffable. Punches above it’s ABV.
zacgillbanks (2277) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - SEP 9, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
"First Gold and Chinook combine with Pale Ale and Crystal malts and our unique strain of Yorkshire yeast to create a crisp, hoppy, refreshing bitter."
4.0% bottle from Coppers, Newcastle. A bright golden beer with caramel and citrus flavours followed by a warming bitter hoppy finish.
berkshirejohn (4487) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - SEP 6, 2013
2.9 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Cask at the Monks Retreat (JDW), Reading. Straw with a thin white head; grainy aroma; grainy body with some citrus flavour; and a dull citrus finish. Another boring golden ale.