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Brewed by Greene King
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Bury St. Edmunds, England

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RATINGS: 248   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04/5   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Crafted by the Master Brewer of "Old Speckled Hen" this light golden beer delivers both flavour and refreshment. Brewed using the finest pale malts and the rare galaxy hop.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
mkel07 (4930) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - NOV 27, 2015
Bottle from Dan Murphys 281115. The label says trpoical notes of grapefruit and mango but Iím just not getting it. Clean in the mouth witha soapy aftertaste. looks okay with a trail of white lacing left on the glass.

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
ContemplateBeer (1945) - Louisville, Kentucky, USA - OCT 26, 2015
UPDATED: OCT 28, 2015 12 oz. bottle from Liquor Barn (Springhurst); split four ways. Aroma: Moderate caramel biscuit notes with lemon tea hop presence in a much lighter way. Appearance: Yellow gold color with very light carbonation holding up a ring of white head. Flavor: Caramel still leads with just a little lemon tea in tow; the finish is mostly dry and hardly bitter. Palate: Light body, sticky texture, very soft carbonation, abrupt finish. Overall: Exceedingly dull, but drinkable.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Travlr (20296) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - SEP 6, 2015
Bottle courtesy of DCLawyer, thank you! Clear amber color, white head. Aroma of lightly toasted earthy caramel. Taste is light caramel.

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
solidfunk (7007) - Washington D.C., Washington DC, USA - SEP 6, 2015
Some kind of moldy trash aroma. Pours amber with OK head. Light astringency and some mash malt. Pretty terrible on palate. Bottle thanks to Dclawyer.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JorgeLee (1677) - Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 31, 2015
Bottle at the Village. Nice bright golden colour. Overly fizzy. Sweetish malts, slightly earthy, hint of a nice tropical fruit flavour and moderate bitterness. Refreshing enough, slightly dull.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Marek13 (272) - Brzesko, POLAND - AUG 12, 2015
----- Iíve tried it before joining to the RateBeer. -----

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ooggetuige (5) - NETHERLANDS - AUG 8, 2015 does not count
From chilled bottle. Pleasant light beer: good on a warm day because of its nuanced hoppy taste and moderate alcohol level. Also quite forgettable: I don't know if I will ever buy this beer again... ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
planky84 (2736) - , Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 6, 2015
Bottle from the exciting, challenging and thought provoking Sainsburys range 😮. Gold pour with a white head. Bitter citrus on the nose. Bitter citrus flavour. Quite refreshing.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Lecvered (25) - - JUL 12, 2015
500ml bottle from Tesco tasted at home. Chilled to below cellar temperature. Very nice, fruity, summer ale.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bobroman (796) - Torun, POLAND - JUN 8, 2015
Good hoppy aroma. Medium but short-lasting head. Clear golden body. Good hoppy, resiny taste, not very intensive but noticeable.


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