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


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RATINGS: 221   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
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.

Nordcore's rating

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Nordcore (1152) - Lyngen alps, - JAN 24, 2013
Bottle 50 cl. Clear, golden with no head. Caramel aroma with malt and citrus sence. Sweet taste with a fresh light bitter caramel end

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ivardo (102) - NORWAY - JUL 29, 2015
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   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Lecvered (14) - - JUL 12, 2015
500ml bottle from Tesco tasted at home. Chilled to below cellar temperature. Very nice, fruity, summer ale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bobroman (651) - 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.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
danlo (1639) - 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.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Hippoman (127) - 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.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rjplumer (667) - 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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dchad56 (129) - - 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.

   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
princepurple (22) - wirral, Merseyside, ENGLAND - APR 14, 2015
Of Morland’s Family of Hen’s, the Golden is a very different style. Now This Ale packs a lovely grassy, floral aroma which is not overpowering but remind’s me of a summer garden, this drink’s best quality by far. It pours Golden, but weak liquor, clear, looking pretty much like a run of the mill lager. In the mouth it’s soapy, very thin okay carbonation and watery substance. On the Taste buds it’s actually very drinkable, Mild, and soothingly refreshing, with hints of Clementine, lemon and melon, but mild in malt, or hop volume, but still an amazingly laid back, easy going thirst quencher which is easy to get to know. A summer drink.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
redders1974 (346) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - APR 10, 2015
Quite refreshing pours golden with dissipating head decent mix of sweet and bitter tastes of buttertscoth well carbonated if a little bland.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
CraftyBeerTour (123) - Barcelon, SPAIN - APR 8, 2015
50cl bottle. Aroma distinctly reminiscent of lemonade, with some butteriness. Pours brite, bubbles rise nonchalently through a golden boy, white foam atop, dissipates to a think skim, laces lazily. Light. Gentle bitterness - nettley, grassy, but nicely subdued in both senses. My evaluation somewhat overpowered by food - barely picked out a malt backbone.

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