Brewed by Moor
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Bristol, England


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RATINGS: 21   MEAN: 3.34/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.28/5   SEASONAL: Autumn   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
Cask conditioned; special For this week only, other pubs will be green with envy as Nicholsonís serves the limited addition "Moor Envy", a green hopped beer from our lovely friends in Somerset. Brewed in collaboration with Nicholsonís pub managers, this 4.2% blonde beer uses a massive charge of First Gold hops. The hops were picked, left undried (or "green") and brewed within 24 hours, resulting in a beer with a unique hop flavour that can only be achieved once a year. Moor Envy is even greener, as it is unfined, and will retain a natural yeast and hop haze, and even has a slightly green tinge to the colour! Enjoy the subtle hints of vanilla and herbal qualities of the First Gold hops, in this exclusive Nicholsonís ale while it lasts. It will be another year until we brew it again!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
leebotton (345) - Bristol, Somerset, ENGLAND - NOV 27, 2015
Can from brewers droop Bristol. Light fruity hay aroma straw colour with a little haze. Subtly funky. Flavour is unusual, a very light funk with a little sulphur and otherwise mild corn. High carbonation. Fine but Not worth repeating.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
HogTownHarry (6371) - Toronto (Harbourfront), Ontario, CANADA - NOV 16, 2015
October 25, 2014 - gravity cask at Cask Days 2014. Minimal notes (yeah, festival - sue me) ... hazy gold, small bubbly off-white head. Simple aroma and taste - dry cereal grain with funky herbal/grassy UK hop bitterness - not very sweet, and thatís nice - some alcohol presence, but enough bitterness to mask; chewy, astringent, a bit still - longish dry funky bitter finish - pretty solid!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mR_fr0g (6536) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 14, 2015
Tap at the bottle shop bermondsey. Translucent golden straw coloured pour with a small halo of white head. Aroma is delicate floral honey, light pine, faint citrus hop. Flavour is composed of really light grains, chalky, light grains, light pithy citrus hop. Palate is light, little thin, chalky, highish carbonation. Very dry finish. OK.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
tdtm82 (1404) - Essex, ENGLAND - NOV 10, 2015
Cask, Ale House, Chelmsford, 11th October 2015. White lacing. Aroma is grapefruit, papaya, fresh green hop. Taste is lemons, grapefruit, soft malts and solid bitterness. Definitely the best green hop beer on the market. Donít understand the low rates tbh. Itís a green hop and one of the best examples. Period.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
swoopjones (7013) - Buffalo, New York, USA - JAN 13, 2015
sample at Cask Days 2014, Toronto, CAN, amber ish pour, grassy, earthy british hops, light herbl notes, OK

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Garrold (3054) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - DEC 7, 2014
Cask. Shakespeareís, Sheffield. Hazy gold. Froth of white for a head. Quite grassy. Some green hop. Grainy malt. Some spicy hop at the end. Taste is light bitter. Some dryness. A little astringent. Medium bodied. A bit oily. Finishes light bitter. Some sweetness. Dry close.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Travlr (17715) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - DEC 4, 2014
Draft at Birch & Barley. Slightly hazy pale yellow color, medium white head. Aroma of fresh hay and light citrus zest. Taste has lightly peppery straw and lemon. Decent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
GT2 (9412) - Oceanside, California, USA - NOV 11, 2014
[ Keg ][ 3oz ][ The Festival LA ][ $3 ][ Taster ][ 11.8.14 ]
>> Full haze orange amber pour. Good foam. Nose is toffee, orange, butterscotch. Taste is toffee, butterscotch, caramel, grassy hops. Palate is wooly, tea, bitter, dry, malty. Not bad.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jmgreenuk (6211) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - OCT 29, 2014
Cask stillage at the Birmingham CAMRA festival 2014. Poured a hazy medium amber with a bubbly white head. The aroma is light fruit malt. The flavour is medium to light bitter with a light citrus fruit light hop bitter palate. Light bodied with soft carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RichTheVillan (5220) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - OCT 29, 2014
Cask at Birmingham Beer Festival; hazy amber pour with a frothy white head, lemon and malt taste a hint of grapefruit.

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