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

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RATINGS: 224   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07   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 (1039) - 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.


3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Marek13 (193) - Brzesko, POLAND - AUG 12, 2015
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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 (2518) - , 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.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ivardo (96) - NORWAY - JUL 29, 2015
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3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Lecvered (19) - - 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 (661) - 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.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
danlo (1678) - Darlington, Durham, ENGLAND - MAY 24, 2015
500ml bottle from local shop. Deep golden colour, white foam head and malty aroma with a metallic hop note. Taste is malt, citric fruity, some hay & straw and metallic bitterness. Medium bodied, medium to high carbonation, dry tangy grassy bitter finish. OK.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Hippoman (167) - Durham, ENGLAND - MAY 5, 2015
Bottle from Tesco, Langely Moor, £1.24/500ml. Aroma is strong and earthy. Pour deep golden with a thin, very quickly diminishing cream coloured head. Initial taste is malty, giving way to heavy bitterness with marked carbonation. None of the promised citrus flavours. Perhaps over-hopped. Mediocre at best.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rjplumer (685) - Foxboro, Massachusetts, USA - APR 19, 2015
Malty butter citrus aroma. Heavy golden clear brown body. No head. Bubbly like a soda. Bold sleek slippery feel. Lightly roasted malt with a hit of bitterness and spice.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dchad56 (147) - - APR 19, 2015
Golden yellow but no head - slight carbonation. Decent aroma of citrus fruit. Smooth on tongue and in mouth. Refreshing. Maintains fruity taste with slight fizz. Enjoyed.


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