Brewed by Phoenix (Oak Brewing Co.)
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Heywood, England


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RATINGS: 32   MEAN: 3.21/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
larsga (5965) - Oslo, - JUL 25, 2013
Small white head. Slightly hazy yellow body. Light resiny aroma. Dry-sweet mealy fruity floral taste with spicy herbal notes. Mid-bodied. Mild, soft mouthfeel. Dryish spicy floral herbal aftertaste with minty resiny notes. Lovely. Highly drinkable and vivid. (0.568l cask at Charlie’s Bar, Copenhagen.)

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bragesnak (5331) - Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 28, 2013
Wharf, Aalborg, DK. Cask, 100713. Golden with white head. Aroma of malt and spices. Flavour with some wheat and warm fruit

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
anders37 (15568) - Malmö, SWEDEN - JUL 24, 2013
Cask @ Charlies Bar, Copenhagen. Pours a slightly hazy pale yellow color with a white head. Has a fruity malty weak hoppy citrus aroma. Fruity malty weak hoppy chalky flavor. Has a fruity malty citrus hoppy finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BlackHaddock (3183) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - JUN 30, 2013
Hand-pulled half-pint in The Crown Inn, Oakengtaes on 29 Jun 2013. Light golden brew with and full white head. Floral hop nose with a dry and refreshing feel to the taste. There is a mild citrus undertone throughout the brew but it doesn’t take over completely, it just lurks in the background allowing the malts and other fruit esters from the hops combine to give a fairly well balanced brew. Bordering on those ’golden citrusy beers the UK in full of currently’ that I am not a big fan of: this gets the benefit of the doubt!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
yespr (29687) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUN 3, 2013
From cask at Charlies. Pours clear and golden yellow with a small white head. Aroma is fruity hoppy. Peachy, grapefruity and light citrusy. Smooth fruity, crisp hoppy and solid bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
BeerCast_Rich (1841) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAY 20, 2013
[cask, Lamb and Lion, York] Slightly hazy golden ale with musty, grassy aroma. Bitter bready flavours, leading to an almost sharp citrus edge. Don’t think it was at it’s best, in fact a while later it was taken off. Will re-rate in future [15052013]

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
worldbeertaste (1550) - AUSTRIA - SEP 4, 2012
Pale and clear medium gold with a light frothy lasting off-white head. Too pale for my taste. Smells of light citrus, hops, malt and lime overtones. Thin light body. Tastes sweet at first of malt and then moves to a strong bitter hop citrus dry finish. Lots of lime and grass.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mr_h (2446) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - SEP 1, 2012
Cask by handpump at Bon Accord, Glasgow - clear pale yellow, bubbly white head, mild citrus hop aroma, lemon flavour, very easy to drink, light body, excellent temperature, mild citrus aftertaste

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
kermis (4290) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - JUL 22, 2012
Draft at Charlie’s Bar, Copenhagen. Pours clear golden with a small white head. Aroma of citrus, light grass and caramel. Flavour is light sweet and bitter, nice toffee aspects. Light bodied with soft carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joergen (19665) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JUL 21, 2012
Cask at Charlies. Clear yellow coloured with a medium sized white head. Fruity aroma of hops, grass and citrus with notes of flowers. Fruity flavour of hops, grass, citrus and grapefruits. Dry hoppy finish.

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