Brewed by Orkney (Sinclair Breweries)
Style: Bitter
Stromness, Scotland
Serve in English pint


on tap

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RATINGS: 156   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
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A golden coloured ale with an intense grainy nose, rich and fruity on the palate with a lingering hint of hop in the finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Syfher (182) - Brussels, BELGIUM - OCT 4, 2014
Good blond beer, a little bit light but great taste, as the palate. The aroma is not very marked, and that’s not a weakness for this beer. Blonde, usual appearance.

   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Alusmamuts (731) - LATVIA - OCT 3, 2014
Light amber with off-white small head. Quite simple taste starting with sourness and finishing with bitterness.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
k0mpsa (1522) - Järvenpää, FINLAND - AUG 9, 2014
Bottle at ruby and fellas, tampere. Little hazy deep golden color, white head. Aroma is pleasant crispy, soft and fruity. Fruity and hoppy taste, malty, dry finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
berkshirejohn (4954) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - JUL 22, 2014
50cl bottle from a Tesco in Edinburgh. Amber with a billowing white head; some tropical fruit aroma; lemony citrus taste with a grainy body; refreshing and enjoyable.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ERB92 (474) - Bergen, NORWAY - JUN 2, 2014
Fruits, grains and grass in the aroma. Golden with a white head. Medium sweet and medium bitter. Medium body with a average carbonation. Overall a good but a bit boring bitter.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Holmen2 (1547) - NORWAY - MAY 19, 2014
From cask at brewery. Golden. Not much aroma. Some lime and grass. Soft taste. Moderate bitterness in aftertaste.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Scopey (8246) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 16, 2014
Bottle at home. It pours golden-amber with a small white head. The nose is grainy, dough, toasty, light spice and a touch of sweetness. The taste is crisp, bitter, lemony, soapy, toasty, peppery, metallic notes, wood and grain with a lingering dry finish. Light-medium body and fine, prickly carbonation. A bit soapy. So-so. I prefer the cask version.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Benzai (9548) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - APR 26, 2014
Bottle @ Kings Day Tasting 2014 shared with Dutchdrebus. Clear orange color, medium sized off-white head that lasts for a decent while. Aroma is very fruity, mango, peach and nicely hoppy. Taste nicely hoppy, light to moderately malty, again quite fruity with tones of mango and peach and a nice subtle bitterness. Suitable body and carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DutchDrebus (4501) - Oirschot, NETHERLANDS - APR 26, 2014
Bottle @ KDT14 @ benzai. Slightly hazy orange with a medium sized white head. Smells sweet, malts, slightly fruity, fresh, decent. Tastes sweet, fresh, slightly fruity, slightly bitter, malty. Pretty okay. Thin body, soft carbo.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SaintMatty (5750) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - APR 24, 2014
500ml Bottle - Copper in colour. Lemon, malt (almost like a shandy) and earthy hops in the aroma. Lemon, biscuity malt and caramel can be detected in the taste. Refreshing.

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