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Little Creatures Bright Ale

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Formerly brewed at Little Creatures Brewing
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Fremantle, Australia

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RATINGS: 155   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.88   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Little Creatures “Bright” is a top fermented uniquely new Australian ale. As the name suggests, “Bright” is a filtered beer with a striking golden clarity in the glass. We use 4 luscious malts including Pale, Carapils, Wheat and Vienna. The beer is full flavoured whilst soft and easy on the palate making it very approachable. The alcohol is 4.5% alc/vol. Bitterness is slightly lower than our highly charged Pale Ale and is accentuated enough to balance the smooth, malty character. The hop characteristics in “Bright” is derived from the use of highly aromatic New Zealand B Saaz Flowers as well as varieties from the North West of USA. Clean, distinctive, full-flavoured, smooth and very more-ish!!
NOTE - All new entries should be listed under Little Creatures Bright Ale 2014+


jan25's rating

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
jan25 (4) - - DEC 10, 2012
Nice colour and fruity flavours but I just don’t like heavy sweetness in a beer. Very light sweet flavours like banana and citrus burst through and It really goes down like a cider. Not good enough to be regarded or qualify as a beer in my opinion.


2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ychvirus (11) - SOUTH KOREA - SEP 18, 2014
Best with carprice in Cairns La Pizza. Citrus flavor is boring. In Aus, there are so many bright ale like this.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Morboso (52) - ECUADOR - SEP 3, 2014
Nice aroma, light bodied, fizzy, not much going on, thinned out, just a small step up from a mainstream lager at a premium price. Better options available.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Danev76 (508) - AUSTRALIA - AUG 7, 2014
Very fruity aroma with bitter hints. Yellow gold colour with no head. Lots of hops, bitter hints with smooth finish. Light body with low to medium carbonation.

3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Vanz (189) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - JAN 11, 2014
Light on the hops with a decently sweet malt body. Well balanced for a golden, easy drinking beer.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Shark_Pants (184) - AUSTRALIA - DEC 13, 2013
Pint bottle poured into a pewter stein. Fairly small head that dissipates quickly. Aroma citrus, pot pourri, cane syrup. Citrus up front in the taste, then the lightly toasted malts and sweetness open up. Good session beer for a hot day. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
M_Sack (378) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - NOV 28, 2013
Tap. Light gold, good head that slowly dissipates and some lacing. Aroma of citrus and a sweetish malt. Light, refreshing citrus flavours with a decent malt background. Good session beer on a warm afternoon.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
vinhol (273) - AUSTRALIA - NOV 16, 2013
pot at LC Dining Hall nice hopper aroma light yellow in colour hoppy typical LC in taste will made ale

2.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
HULK777 (366) - - OCT 25, 2013
Toast and fruit aroma. Odd taste of seaweed, sushi, avocado, and fish sauce. Light bitterness in the finish. Would probably go well with sushi. Gosh, I feel like I just had maki on a bottle.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mattyhennessy (311) - Highton, AUSTRALIA - OCT 24, 2013
UPDATED: MAY 26, 2014 Re-rate. New batch is far superior to the old. Higher IBU is certainly noticeable. Citrus notes are more pronounced, malt backbone is sweeter. Bitterness is also better utilised to give this beer more character. This beer lacks flavour. Little creatures beers are usually usually loaded with flavour. I understand that this beer is flavoured less to make it more refreshing, however this is a little too blank. Golden colour, transparent with little aromas. Not the best

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
gnoff (7841) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - AUG 25, 2013
Draught "pony" size at Little Creatures Dining Hall, Melbourne. On July 26, 2013.
Clear golden color, white head. Sweet, hoppy, fruity taste. Medium mouthfeel, medium bitterness. Hoppy, fruity aftertaste. Sweet, malty, fruity scent.


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