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

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RATINGS: 239   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.


tampierre's rating

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
tampierre (1138) - Pilsen, - FEB 21, 2013
Bottled 0.5l ; Devon ; UK ; Floral,grassy and specific fruit aroma ; Golden color with some head ; Fruity refreshing taste with light bitterness ; Bit different, possibly because of rare hops ; Pretty good.


2.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
MarcinG (206) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - FEB 9, 2016
Butelka 500 ml. Zloty kolor z biala srednia piana . Aromat cytrusow ciastek i ziol. W smaku podobnie. Cytrusowo goryczkowy finisz . Nic specjalnego

Marcin G

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tdtm82 (1519) - Essex, ENGLAND - FEB 6, 2016
Bottle. From Morrison’s. I really don’t get much Galaxy in here at all. A tad pineapple but not much. Mainly ruined by too much crystal, light-struck and torrified wheat. A dull session golden ale. Not exciting.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
HerrBierkoenig (910) - Bratislava, SLOVAK REPUBLIC - JAN 25, 2016
From 0,5l bottle, BBD: JUN 2016 Pours crystal clear golden liquid, big frothy white head, Aroma: light intensity, floral, mango, vinous, Taste: light to medium sweet, light bitter, light to medium sour, light fruity and floral, mango, lemon peel, light citric acid, Palate: light body, soft carbonation, slick mouthfeel, abrupt citric aftertaste, Overall: did not really enjoyed.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
jjsint (1803) - Stuntney, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - JAN 12, 2016
Bottle from Waitrose. Golden, well-carbonated, with small white head. Pleasant floral and grassy aroma. Taste has some bitterness with a honeyed sweet undertone and a note of stale bread. Heavy carbonated mouthfeel. Ok, but nothing too special.

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
hawthorne00 (3168) - Melbourne, AUSTRALIA - JAN 3, 2016
Gold with a white head. Aroma Herbal citrus, grainy, some honey, biscuit. Galaxy? Tastes a bit tired: boiled lemon drops, biscuity malt that can’t hide behind the reasonable bitterness. Eh, after a while maybe it does hide it a bit.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
vanvenlo (1576) - Glen Iris, AUSTRALIA - JAN 1, 2016
Bottle(2-Jan-2016)Floral herbal aroma.Clear amber,low head&suds lace.Herbal floral fruit flavour.Bitter herbal floral finish&malt herbal aftertaste.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ktwse (3170) - Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 1, 2016
Pours clear golden with a finger of white head. Aroma of bread, toffee, citrus, light banana. Taste is sweet and yeasty with just a hint of bitterness in the finish. Light, smooth body with soft carbonation.

1.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 4/20
jamestulloch (2695) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 31, 2015
Bottle. Clear golden body with a thin white head. Steady carbonation. Faint lacing. Aroma of cooked hops, cabbage, dried leaves and cornflakes. Flavour of broccoli, steel and dishwasher. Thin body with a watery texture. Light fizz. This is vile. Drain pour.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Desverger (5773) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - DEC 31, 2015
Botle from Tesco Extra, Streatham, London (30/12/2015) - golden coloured pour with white head. Bready malty aroma and taste with some skunky grassy hoppy action, light fruity, basic stuff.

2.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
bitterlady (11) - - DEC 31, 2015
Light carbonation, first whiff after the pour is fruity, colour matches the label all golden and light. Dull but with enough malt to liven things up on the palate. Not really a thirst quencher for me, more suited to sip a few slowly and ponder something more interesting to finish the day with.


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