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Brewed by Ossett
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Ossett, England

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unknown

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common

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RATINGS: 83   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.06   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular.
Our flagship brew, and the winner of many beer festivals. This lager style beer with a crisp, dry flavour and citrus fruity aroma is ideal for drinking anytime, but is partcularly well suited to the Spring and Summer months.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
JK54B (1539) - Helsinki, FINLAND - JAN 22, 2011
Cask at Gallows Bird RAF 2011. Mild nose with hints of fruits. Low head. Pale golden colour. Sourish malty taste. Mild hoppiness. At the end hoppy bite.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Leighton (9848) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 10, 2010
Cask at the Euston Tap. Pours semi-clear yellow with a strong, foamy white head. Mostly hoppy aroma of straw and light cereal. Fairly sweet with some easy bread and straw, hay bitterness. Light bodied with fine carbonation. Dry, earth and straw hop finish, with some modest malty sweetness. Nothing wrong here.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
yespr (29687) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - NOV 21, 2010
From cask at University Arms. Pours cloudy yellow with a huge white head. Aroma is mild fruity and grassy. Bitter and light citrusy hoppy. Dry and grassy hops finish.

4.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Gary (1300) - (originally London),, Kent, ENGLAND - SEP 20, 2010
(cask @ The Magpie & Crown, Brentford). I wen’t in just to use the toilet and endeded up drinking seven of these because it was just so damn hoppy and vibrant....got talkiing to the natives, all this before turning up wasted to a friends Private-Art review and listening to the social and spiritual commentary about papper macheed Robin sculptures . Shit , this was in good condition.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SaintMatty (4742) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - SEP 2, 2010
Cask (GBBF 2010) - Golden in colour. Hoppy aroma with tea and grapefruit detected. Malt, hops and grapefruit in the refreshing and hoppy taste.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
oh6gdx (20004) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 18, 2010
Cask@GBBF2010. Golden colour, small white head. Aroma is fruits, earth, wood, caramel malts, some mild cereals as well as nectar. Flavour is nectar, very citrusy as well as some slight bready and herbal notes. A quite pleasant and refreshing brew.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Rune (7355) - Tromsø, NORWAY - JUL 18, 2010
Cask, half pint at The Hop, Leeds. Thin, white tophead leaving fair amount of lacework behind. Clear golden. Smell of fresh fruity hops. Fruity taste with hints of grapefruits added by earthy malts. Nice bitter support. Crispy on the swallow (Leeds, 10.07.2010).

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
gary07734 (500) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - JUN 7, 2010
Pours pale yellow/gold with a hint of green. Taste is fairly standard pale-ale, moderately sweet, a little grainy and a mild dry-ish herbal finish. Reasonable.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Papsoe (25094) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAR 29, 2010
Cask. Clear yellow with a creamy white head leaving a massive lacework. Light body, flat, sweet fruits and citrusy notes. Dry and hoppy finish. 190110

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
madmitch76 (13360) - , Essex, ENGLAND - NOV 14, 2009
UPDATED: NOV 15, 2009 5th June 2008. A nice hoppy golden ale. Mild bitterness. Pretty mild all round. Drinkable. 20th June 2008. Light lemony hops. Mild dry finish without too much bitterness. Refreshing session bitter.


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