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Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Alcester, England

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RATINGS: 117   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.28   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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Cask: Regular
Brewed with Maris Otter, Caragold and Wheat Malt with Hallertau bittering hops and Cascade and Willamette aroma hops. Light copper in colour with a great hop character and citrus overtones.


3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerandBlues2 (10616) - San Diego, California, USA - APR 23, 2014
Cask at Sandford Park Ale House. Pours clear amber with a medium, frothy off-white head, long retention with good lacing. Aroma is toast and cookie malt, earthy and spicy hops with light apple esters. Flavor is malt forward with moderate hops and bitterness and a dry finish. Medium to light body and medium carbonation.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AdiBeer (1915) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 22, 2014
Aroma: light hops, hints of caramel malts. Appearance: clear dark gold, small white head. Taste: light bitter. Palate: flat to low carbonation, bitters continue light, some malty sweetness appearing. Overall: very pleasant Golden Ale, nice palate. Pint at the Lady Ottoline, London.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Oakes (13293) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 14, 2014
Golden-amber, frothy head. Woody hop nose and taste, w lots of bitterness bur also some dark malt sweetness.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
garthicus (2779) - Dublin, IRELAND - FEB 8, 2014
On cask at The Wellington. Appearance: golden orange, pure white head. Aroma: a little citra, fruity, some citrus peel. Flavour: over-ripe tropical fruit, malty with a good amount of bitterness. A long sweet finish. Good.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Vladivostok (312) - Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - NOV 13, 2013
Pale copper colour. Slightly perfumed aroma with a hint of vanilla. Flavour is quite complex and includes biscuit and citrus (not too much). A well thought out recipe and I liked it.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
jjsint (1260) - Ely, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - NOV 10, 2013
Cask @ Southwestern Arms, Southampton. Dark gold or light copper, take your pick. Perfume aroma. Roses and gardenias. Taste starts alarmingly sweet, so the bitter aftertaste and finish are particularly welcome. Full but slightly oily mouthfeel. Personally Iím not overly keen, but thereís no denying that itís a well-crafted recipe.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
foxo82 (784) - Bromsgrove (via Leicester), Worcestershire, ENGLAND - OCT 31, 2013
Hand pulled at The Wellington, Birmingham. Canít believe Iíve not rated this before. Dry, woody and hoppy amber ale. Good duration and bitterness. Heavy and not easy drinking but a good beer nonetheless.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
DandyLion (518) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - OCT 2, 2013
Cask @ The Clarendon, Leicester. Golden colour with nice white head. Aroma is nice citrus, slightly grassy and spicy. Taste is the same with a nice level of bitterness. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
minutemat (2265) - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, ENGLAND - SEP 29, 2013
Cask at The Fountain Inn, Gloucester. Cool refreshing pale with a mild hint of lemon. Foamy head that persists through the pint.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
The_Osprey (2937) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 28, 2013
Cask at the Rutland Arms Hammersmith. Slightly cloudy pale orange, small white head. Smell - slight tangerine, watered down íSunny Delightí. Body is pretty standard for the style, quite smooth. Taste - more tangerine, soft bitterness, a bit watery. A sessionable, balanced beer. Very drinkable but not memorable.


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