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

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RATINGS: 133   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.63   IBU: 30   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask, keg & bottle conditioned; Regular.
Previously known as Northern Star.

Ultra-pale, ultra hoppy, ultra sexy, ultra modern golden ale showcasing Northern Hemisphere hops to impart a pronounced floral and citric quality to the beer, with honey and elderflower in the nose. This beer had been so anticipated that in less than two weeks of release it had won a beer festival and sold out. Not wanting to disappoint its many fans, we have rebrewed it and keep it on permanently.


3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mabel (6421) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 9, 2014
[5935-20131019] Cask. Lemon orange peel aroma. Hazy, pale orange brown body with a medium-lasting foamy off-white head. Bitter orange peel flavour has a long-lasting bitter citrus lychee aftertaste. Medium body is a little bitter. Interesting. (7/3/7/3/14) 3.4
(Cask Days 2013 @ Brickworks, Toronto, ON)

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SNL (300) - - DEC 4, 2014
On tap. Pale hazy Golden, small White head. Very subtle Nose, hint of hops. Crisp taste, notes of fruity hops. Light body, average carbonation.

4.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 19/20
BrunoSanchez (138) - Fermo, ITALY - OCT 16, 2014
Meravigliosa golden ale inglese fatta alla perfezione dalla mano di questo grande birrificio. Colore oro con schiuma bianca. Al naso note floreali, agrumi e miele. In bocca corpo medio leggero e bilanciata benissimo con sapore di luppolo fresco e malto. Finale pulito e aromaticamente persistente. Questa birra č un vero spasso per il palato, ultra beverina e pericolosa visto che non stanca mai!

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
danielecamo (519) - ITALY - OCT 15, 2014
In bottiglia. Colore oro carico, piuttosto limpida, schiuma fine, non molto abbondante, mediamente persistente. Aroma intenso erbaceo, fiori di campo, citrico. Al palato corpo snello, sentori di erba appena tagliata, fiori di campo, lime e finale secco ed amaro ma non eccessivo. Ottima birra!

3.7
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Erasmus_ro (1474) - Alabama, USA - AUG 31, 2014
UPDATED: SEP 6, 2014 Tap @ Angleterre, Helsinki 30/08/14, thanks Gastjale. Pours a hale yellow with a good, white head. Aroma is hoppy, citrusy, some tropical guava. Taste is much of the same, grapefruit is stronger. Light with good carbonation.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
MikeFallopian (10) - - AUG 24, 2014
Cask at Urban Tap House, Cardiff, late August 2014. Not as hoppy as the brewery blurb suggests, but a great session ale nonetheless.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mkel07 (3661) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - AUG 18, 2014
Bottle from The Wine Rmpirium June 2013. Middle of the range golden ale with so e nice fruitiness in both aroma and flavour. An easy drinking beer.

4
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
TimE (3333) - Tokyo, JAPAN - AUG 18, 2014
Hazy golden color. Frothy white, big fresh hoppy nose with flowers, honey and a touch of pine. That nose is amazing. Light body, very hop accented, but very gentle hops makes everything work. Nice light bitter finish. Superbly refreshing. World class Golden Ale.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
allmyvinyl (4218) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 8, 2014
Keg at The Hanging Bat. Pours clear pale gold, thin white head. Aromas of citrus, pine, tropical fruit. Taste brings it together with a light malt backbone. Creamy texture, clean finish. Amazing for the low abv (esp. compared to the kernel tasted alongside).

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (3514) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 6, 2014
Bottle at home, as Northern Star. Pours golden yellow, nose is light lemon, taste is bitter, sweet citrus.


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