zacgillbanks (1476) - 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 (3966) - 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.
viktorvee (457) - Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 30, 2013
3.1 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Lightly creamy and a lingering bitter finish, some cereal and grain, tart fruit on the nose, nice.
wimpyjoe (2269) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 30, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Clear golden with a creamy head. Has a medium body and a light tropical fruit aroma and taste.
daniele (4471) - ITALY - AUG 19, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
oro discreto malto leggera nota fruttata buona nota maltata amaro contenuto non molto intensa
SarkyNorthener (1084) - Walsall (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 13, 2013
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask@the avion, aldridge. Golden beer with medium head and good lacing. Aroma of citrus hops. Taste is biscuit, citrus and some bittering hops. Medium bodied and soft. Very nice.
harrisoni (12068) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JUL 28, 2013
3.6 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Cask handpull at County Hotel Ashford. Clear gold lasting white head. Caramel toffee aroma with some slight hop. Good condition in the mouth, decent lasting bitterness on the finish. Very drinkable session bitter.
larsga (5812) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUL 27, 2013
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Medium creamy offwhite head. Clear coppery body. Light floral strawy aroma. Dry-sweet floral spicy gooseberry taste with wooden notes. Mid-bodied. Mild, soft, smooth mouthfeel. Dry-bitter grassy dandelion aftertaste with spicy fruity wooden notes. (0.284l cask at Brigantes, York. I only noted this as "Yorkshire Gold", with no more detail, but circumstantial evidence strongly indicates it must be this beer.)
ralphdot (967) - Billingham, Durham, ENGLAND - JUN 5, 2013
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 5/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 5/5 OVERALL 8/20
4.0% gold colour with a good head, nice hoppy aroma, good citrus hop taste.
fonefan (31777) - VestJylland, DENMARK - MAY 26, 2013
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask (handpump) @ Brigantes Bar & Brasserie, 114 Micklegate, York, North Yorkshire, England Y01 6JX .
Clear medium yellow color with a average, frothy to creamy, good lacing, mostly lasting, white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted - caramel, fruity, caramel, light to moderate hoppy, flowers, citrus, sweet fruit. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat.