Brewed by Otley Brewing Company
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Pontypridd, Glamorgan, Wales


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RATINGS: 17   MEAN: 3.36/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
Cask; Regular

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
cgarvieuk (21902) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 30, 2011
cask at bitter virtue ... golden amber ... thin white head .. sweet resinusy fruity hop nose ... juicy fruits ... light bitter ness ... light sweethop resins

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Leighton (18745) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 22, 2011
Gravity cask at the Bree Louise, London. Pours clearish gold with a filmy head. Some straw, lemon zest and light malts on the nose. Pretty sweet flavor, some rocks, bit of hay, sugar, light wood. Light bodied with soft, fine carbonation. Finishes sweet and slightly mineraly, hints of smoke. Not bad.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Rune (11372) - Tromsø, NORWAY - JUL 24, 2010
Clear straw-golden. Missing head. Aroma of fruity hops. Fresh and rounded taste profile of citric fruits, mid-sweet. Short bitter end. A bit thin in the mouth. Well served half pint, cask conditioned at The Rake, London 16.07.2010.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
allmyvinyl (9562) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 22, 2015
Cask at the York tap. Pours clear amber, thin cream coloured head. Aromas of caramel, pine. Taste has light resin, more caramel. Medium body, clean finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Quack-Duck (9181) - Down South, GERMANY - NOV 1, 2010
draught @ Coeur de Lion, Bath (08/2010). Golden colour, small head. Zesty, citrusy with a very shy malty base, rather dry. Refreshing.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
maeib (8749) - Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, ENGLAND - OCT 27, 2010
Cask Conditioned Handpump Old Fountain London. A light gold coloured beer with an off-white head and lacing. A nice light hoppy beer with some tropical fruit notes. Good use of hops. Easy to drink with good zesty lemon flavours too.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
downender (7960) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - JUN 3, 2011
Cask-conditioned at the Three Tuns, Bristol 3/06/2011. Deep gold with a slight, off-white head. Marmalade sweetness, citrus and grassy hops and a lengthy, dryish finish. Good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Svesse (7932) - Hässelby, SWEDEN - APR 28, 2014
(Cask at Euston Tap, Euston, London, 9 Apr 2014) Hazy yellow colour with frothy, white head. Fruity, hoppy nose with notes of citrus, grass and grapefruit. Malty, hoppy taste with citrus, grass, biscuity malt and fresh citric, grassy hops in a dry finish. Medium body, quite dry. Tasty and refreshing. Quite nice.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
chriso (7513) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 14, 2011
Cask (gravity dispense) at Battersea Beer Festival on 10 February 2011. Clear bright gold. Decent condition. Clean and citric throughout. Grassy hops in the aroma. Citric on the palate with some tropical fruit notes. Quite big mouthfeel for a golden ale. Tasty and enjoyable.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
MesandSim (7117) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 20, 2010
A Mes rate. Gravicask at the Bree Louise.Perfectly clean pale gold with a reasonable white head and ooh some condition. In the Bree. I kid you not. A straight down the line golden ale with a good hit of bitterness and some glorious pale malt underneath. Middle of the road stuff but damn this is a good one. Superb balance and drinkability. Glorious citric finish. Fantastic all round.

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