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Brewed by Moles
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Melksham, England

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RATINGS: 22   MEAN: 2.96/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.92   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Also available bottled.
Medium bodied pale ale. Refreshingly bitter with a fruity spicy aroma from the Willamette hops, balanced by the Maris Otter malted barley leaving a long bitter finish.


3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
FatPhil (9260) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - JAN 4, 2010
Cask (Angleterre)
Large spongy head, light orange body. Nutty and honey aroma. Soft carbonation. Some orange bitter retronasals. Palate smooth and malty. Great light grain body, decent bitterness, no harshness. Very traditional - a great beer. The late finish even has ginger.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mjs (4543) - Helsinki, FINLAND - DEC 13, 2009
(Cask at Angleterre) Poured golden and almost clear with long lasting, undulating, white and medium sized head. Aroma contained malts, hops and crispness. Palate was medium bodied and dry with low carbonation. Flavours were malts, hops, fruitiness, sweetness, bitterness and some sea water. Aftertaste was malty and bitter.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mr_h (2799) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - NOV 23, 2012
Cask by handpump at Bon Accord, Glasgow - clear golden, bubbly white head, creamy golden blondness with a hint of summer meadow citrusness, easy to drink

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
lusikka (6184) - Tampere, FINLAND - MAR 28, 2011
Cask @ O’Connell’s, Tampere.
Pours a hazy orange colour with a small white head. Aroma of strong tropical fruits with some hay notes. Flavour of pleasant hops, tropical fruits and grass. Light bodied with a thin mouthfeel and a light fruity and hoppy finish. Surprisingly good.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
hughie (3996) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 12, 2010
Cask handpump at GBBF ’10. Copper colour. Pear drop aroma and taste. Mid bitter finish. Straightforward and rather good.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SaintMatty (5180) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - SEP 2, 2010
Cask (GBBF 2010) - Golden in colour. Hoppy and slightly sulphuric aroma with hints of grapefruit. Hoppy and fruity taste with notes of peach and apricot.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
DJMonarch (9159) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - SEP 1, 2010
Cask Handpump at the GBBF, Earl’s Court 04/08/2010 Floral aroma. Golden coloured smooth on the palate and floral with a hint of bitterness in a malt finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
harrisoni (13565) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - APR 6, 2012
Cask gravity at Planet Thanet Bf 2012. Amber brown bitter colour. Some biscuit. Its a bitter but a decent one

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Fin (7347) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - APR 17, 2010
Cask, handpump at The Blenheim, Oxford, 17-04-10 Pours warm gold with a white head. Fruity beer with notes of citrus on nose and in mouth, its fine if unremarkable. A6 A4 F6 P3 Ov12 3.1

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
rosenbergh (6662) - Tampere, FINLAND - APR 9, 2011
Cask at HBF 2011.
Clear golden colour with bubbly white head. Mild sugary fruity hops and malt in aroma. Flavour is grainy malty with some mild fruitiness. Pretty decent basic Ale.


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