Brewed by Mountain Goat Beer (Asahi)
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Richmond, Victoria, Australia


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RATINGS: 157   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.92/5   IBU: 22   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
The Steam Ale is a crisp, certified organic ale. We incorporate a slap of wheat malt in the grist make-up and ferment it cool. We use Cascade and Citra hops to give it a fresh, zippy finish. Great as the weather warms up.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jookos (5032) - FINLAND - JAN 5, 2015
Bottle@apteekki. Golden yeallow, light haze. Yellow berry fruityness intially, some greens, reminding me just a tad of brooklyn’s lager actually. Malty, some honey. Lightish body. Some malty sweetness. Dry finish. Some yellow fruits, honey melon, pumpkin even. Clean, but not really that interesting.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
alberti92 (159) - - DEC 8, 2014
Pours brightly golden with a thick head. It has a strong tropical bouquet of mango and passion fruit from the citra hops with a subtle malt sweetness. It has a fairly low bodied mouthful with moderate carbonation. It has subtle citrusy flavour with a crisp bitter finish. A great palate cleanser and thirst quencher.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
GoufCustom (1439) - HONG KONG - DEC 3, 2014

330 ml bottle bought at foodGARDEN in D2 Place, Lai Chi Kok.

Cloudy hazy straw golden colour with no yeast sediments; Razor-thin head and residual soapy white foam which fades in 5 seconds; Small sticky lacing with minimal carbonation; Fragrant aroma of Ale malt, with strong grapefruit, passion fruits, light peaches, floral nectar, strong molasses, strong yeast, very light lemon and light grass; Light sweet taste of thinned light Ale malt, with wheaty dryness, light grapefruit, lemon, light lime, very light spices, yeast, moderate bitter hops and strong grass; Light body, dry and thin palate; Mouth feel Ale base but strongly thinned by wheat, with dry crispyness but not tart. Malt is underwhelming, so are the hops: fairly low-fi grapefruit and lemon, moderate bitterness and quite strong green grass, with taste not as impressive as the nose. Fair and moderate bitter finish; Dry after taste, Crisp and wheaty to mouth.

Comments: This one is almost like a midget version of White IPA, if only it was meant to be: Nice floral and tropical hops aroma being upstaged by wheaty dryness, thin malts and underwhelming hop taste. As drinkable as a hopped-up Hoegaarden, I rather have a full-body blond ale instead. So-so.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
sm89walt (1914) - Sydney, AUSTRALIA - OCT 21, 2014
Keg. A slightly hazy golden yellow with a small but lasting and lacing white head. Lemon, pale malt biscuit notes, grassy hops and some orange characters comprise the profile. Light to medium body, soft to medium carbonation with a modest intensity and length bitterness to finish. A relatively standard, moderately hopped golden alenwith good freshness and quaffability.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Malrider69 (121) - Central Coast, AUSTRALIA - SEP 6, 2014
This beer looks the part, but there is a lack of complexity in flavour - in fact there is very little flavour at all.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Earplay (51) - NEW ZEALAND - AUG 30, 2014
Hints of citrus in aroma, light carbonation. Taste is clean, lager-like with cleaner finish. Unfamiliar with the style but enjoyable and refreshing.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ngejo (760) - Jakarta, INDONESIA - AUG 22, 2014
Tap. Cloudy, orange, frothy, tan foam, medium sweetness, lightly bitter, medium body, oily feel, soft carbonation, & bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
frankcolub (83) - Ashbury, AUSTRALIA - AUG 20, 2014
Bottle: Organic Steam Ale is a crisp, certified organic ale. pours a pale yellow coloured medium body beer with a nice head, Aroma of slight citrus Taste is light citrus (lemony) malty , and very smooth.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Danev76 (505) - AUSTRALIA - AUG 8, 2014
Very hoppy aroma, honey hints. Cloudy golden colour with good head. In your face hops with a bitter finish. Light to medium body with medium carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Morboso (144) - AUSTRALIA - AUG 2, 2014
Quite nice, honey, slight pineapple, a nice floral hoppiness, piss straw colour, a little cats pissiness in their as well, but quite pleasant, have ran out... Here kitty kitty! (not really)

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