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Brewed by Pictish
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Rochdale, England

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RATINGS: 60   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39/5   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular.

A refreshing, straw coloured ale with crisp malt flavours and a robust hoppy finish.


iammarc's rating

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
iammarc (385) - Inverness, - JAN 29, 2012
Cask at The Anderson, Fortrose. Great butterscotch aroma. Thin head. Wonderful golden appearance. Quite a lively taste. Thoroughly enjoyable.


3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Beerhunter111 (17008) - Hasborn, GERMANY - AUG 8, 2016
Cask. Klare goldene Farbe, mittelgroße weiße schaumkrone. Geruch grasig bitter hopfig, citrusfrüchte. Geschmack sehr hopfig bitter, zitronig, leicht harzig, lange Bitterkeit.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Benzai (14108) - Oirschot, THE NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS - AUG 8, 2016
Cask. Clear golden color medium sized white to off-white head that lasts for a decent while. Aroma is sweet pineapple and hops. Taste malts, hops, again hints of pineapple, moderately bitter. Average body and soft carbonation. Nice.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rlgk (18199) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - AUG 8, 2016
Cask at Cask Pub & Kitchen, London. Clear yellow beer with a small head. Malty caramel aroma, bready, citrus, some grapes. Malty fruity flavor, citrus, grapes, hay, some spices. Ok.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
allmyvinyl (9448) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 2, 2016
Cask at the continental, Preston. Pours clear golden with a thin white head. Aromas of creamy fudge, faint lemon. Taste is light bitter, creamy texture. Thin, sweet finish.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
amhart88 (105) - Manchester, Lancashire, ENGLAND - FEB 4, 2016
Pale ale. Grassy aroma. Citrus, zest, quite sharp. Grapefruit. A hint of honey and cereal.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
minutemat (4312) - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, ENGLAND - DEC 31, 2015
Cask @ Station Hotel, Oakengates. Pours clear gold, some head froth. Light aroma. Taste is smooth, floral with a little citrus. Some fruit and lemon on the finish.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
niquillis (2344) - Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 4, 2015
Cask at Hopinn, Newcastle under Lyme. Pours pale gold with a white head. Some dryness from malt, well hopped and well balanced. Good stuff.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Stuu666 (10594) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 14, 2015
Cask at cloisters. Pours clear golden, nose is toffee, a little cheesy, floral, taste is sweet toffee, floral, dry.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
RichTheVillan (6669) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAR 8, 2015
Cask at Craven Arms; clear straw yellow pour with a frothy white head, slightly floral aroma, taste has some smooth grainy malts, taste has lemon.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Oakes (15651) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - MAR 5, 2014
Dull dark straw. Thin head. Slightly appley but otherwise bland aroma, light body and same uneventful, sweetish character.


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