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Mallinsons Amarillo (4.2%)

Brewed by Mallinsons
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Huddersfield, England


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RATINGS: 19   MEAN: 3.59/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.38   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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Cask; Occasional. Also available bottle conditioned, most recently at 4.3%.

One of our single hopped range of beers, using Amarillo hops from the USA.
Very pale gold with a light orange citrus nose, bitter orange hop taste and long bitter, dry-ish finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
danlo (1175) - Darlington, Durham, ENGLAND - MAY 25, 2014
500ml bottle. Yellow golden colour, foam white head and aroma of nectarine, orange & grapefruit. Taste is biscuity malt caramel with fruity orange plus nectarine, light woody pine & spice notes and some citrusy grapefruit bitterness. Creamy mouthfeel, light bodied, soft to medium carbonation, dry lingering bitter finish. Very drinkable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Pudding (178) - Birmingham, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - APR 2, 2014
500ml bottle-conditioned, my bottle: 4.3% Pours light gold with diminishing head. Taste/aroma: citric-herbal hop. Quite sweet, appropriate bitterness. Overall: a refreshing golden ale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Niall73 (1801) - Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 27, 2014
Gravity pour at wandsworth common bf. pours a slightly hazy gold with a white head. Aroma is dusty, slightly moldy fruit with some piss. A little citrus. Light body. Mild carbonation. Dry, woody, with a hint of caramel sweetness, grapefruit rind and tonic water. Dry and bitter - decent., ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
minutemat (1677) - Ford, Shropshire, ENGLAND - FEB 2, 2014
Cask @ Manchester Beer & Cider Festival Jan 14. A nice and hoppy ale with a huge citrus dose of Amarillo hops and a dry bitter finish. Great stuff.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
evergreen0199 (2029) - Northwood, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 28, 2014
Cask at Euston Tap, London. A light golden coloured pour with a medium white head on top. Hoppy, malty, citrus fruit aroma. Tastes similar, hoppy, malty, citrus fruit, quite bitter and dry.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RichTheVillan (2995) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - JAN 11, 2014
Cask at The Craven Arms; clear golden yellow pour with a foam white head, floral an fruity aroma, taste has orange and some green tea with a pale malt background.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Scopey (6909) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 30, 2013
Cask at Lyric Soho. It pours clear pale golden with a medium white head. The nose is orange, tangerine, sherbet, candy, piss and hay. The taste is crisp, doughy, tangerine, grapefruit, orange peel, light soap and decent bitterness and a touch of grass with a dry, citric finish. Medium body body and fine carbonation. Smells great and tastes not bad also. Good golden action.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
madmitch76 (15120) - , Essex, ENGLAND - SEP 14, 2013
11th February 2013
Hazy light gold beer. Good white head. Light palate, a little dry. Mild creamy malt. Nice fresh orange with pith and peel bitterness. Touch of tangerine. Semi dry finish with a mild peel bitter linger. Very drinkable and no bloody Mallinsons soap - hurrah!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mr_h (2881) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - SEP 2, 2013
Cask by handpump at Blackfriars, Glasgow - clear straw coloured, thin white head, floral hop aroma, sporadic fragile lacing, floral hop flavour, moderately bitter green hop aftertaste

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
daniele (5434) - ITALY - AUG 20, 2013
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