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


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RATINGS: 86   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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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.

   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.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Papsoe (25085) - 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

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
madmitch76 (15073) - , 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.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bullit (4007) - Burgos, SPAIN - APR 6, 2009
Cask @ Bon Accord. Clear light golden colour, medium white head. Aroma of fruity hops, biscuit malts, lemonade. Flavour has citrus and some malts.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bman1986 (173) - Broadstairs, Kent, ENGLAND - JAN 23, 2009
Pale straw coloured ale with a crisp citrus flavour. Quite lagerish in it’s approach. Not bad.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
wyzzywyz22 (1961) - Wirral, Merseyside, ENGLAND - NOV 27, 2008
Cask, Dispensary, Liverpool. Clear golden colour with a thin lingering white head and decent lacing. Citrus hops the main theme here. Bit soapy, and started to tire of this as the glass went down wishing I hadn’t ordered a pint. Just not very interesting

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
cgarvieuk (14287) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 5, 2008
very pale yellow,thick creamy head,very slight hop nose ,light fruity very hoppy quite drying in linger little bitterness. very crisp and clean edged.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
berkshirejohn (4526) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 13, 2008
Cask at the Old Manor (JDW), Bracknell. Pale straw with a thin white head; citrus aroma; simple citrus flavour with an underlying bready dough body; puch bitter finish, and an aftertaste of powdered ginger. Strange.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
dnas2 (705) - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - MAY 29, 2008
Cask at The Wellington, Birmingham. Clear straw appearance, with a short head and some suspended particles just below the head. Fruity, grapefruit scent. Watery, bitter and very dry. Lots of lemon, and floral in the mouth, with a hint of a sweeter peach on the end. Nice but the bitterness was maybe too overpowering.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DruncanVeasey (7191) - NUNEATON, Top 18, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - MAY 4, 2008
UPDATED: JUL 7, 2010 1)The Buck and Bell, Long Itchington ’08. Anaemic yellow, slightly misty, nitro-creamy. Shandyish flat lemonade aroma. Hay, watery citrus, pleasantly mealy cornflake afters. 40% lager hops. No off-notes or anything, but Heineken’s got more hop character than this dribble of tedium. What’s the point? 535211. 2) The Mill Hotel, Chester. Straw with a dense white collar. Soapiness, wafers, impression of corn, lingering bitterness and peanut husk, cream custard crumbs. Faint tropical hop aroma. Lime coming through; good leafy hop and lime on nose as collar subsides. Just needs the hops turning up. Solid. 373613.

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