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Brewed by Purity
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Alcester, England

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RATINGS: 118   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.


2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
ManVsBeer (5640) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 1, 2013
Cask - Golden with a small head and a light pale nose. Has a higher bitterness for its flavour.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TickerTerryDJ (633) - Redditch, Worcestershire, ENGLAND - JAN 23, 2013
Cask,hand pulled at The Welly,Birmingham,23rd january.Golden pour with minimal white head.Hoppy aroma with light fruit and citrus.Tastes of grapefruit and biscuit.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Dommod2011 (704) - Birmingham, West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 27, 2012
Not mad on this and Iím not getting any goose. Not idea what hellertau are and I do not care. Bring me whiskey.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
JorgeLee (1400) - Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 23, 2012
Cask at the Redan W2. Pale gold coloured bitter. Very pleasant hop bitterness, hints of grapefruit and other citrus. Slips down very easily. A good example of this style.

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
a_cross (639) - Poole, Dorset, ENGLAND - OCT 18, 2012
Cask; amber-gold, thin white head; malty and very bitter; this has way too much of an alcoholic grapefruit juice feel to it to be enjoyable; a disappointment.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AWS9 (542) - Mississauga, Ontario, CANADA - OCT 11, 2012
On tap. Frothy golden pour, meh. Mild hop aroma. Generally smooth hop taste with a dissipating finish. Grass and floral notes. Bready. Nothing too of note here...

3.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jmgreenuk (5712) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - SEP 20, 2012
UPDATED: MAR 25, 2013 Cask at the Bulls Head, Barston, Solihull. Clear amber pour with a big frothy head, typical of an English bitter. The hops are very evident in the aroma which isnít overpowering. For me, this beer is as close as you can get to the perfect English pint. The bitterness is refreshing, smooth and well handled. It sits nicely on the palate just to remind you itís still there for just the right period of time. At 4.7% itís the right ABV to qualify as a great session ale and good for hot summer days or cold winter nights. Itís well-kept ales like this that make me miss my homeland more than is good for me and hastens my eventual return. I only wished that Purity would expand their small range of excellent ales.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
kwik-lime (1471) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 4, 2012
Dry hop bitterness with hints of grapefruit, pine needles and citrus. Great balance, enjoyable session beer. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AshtonMcCobb (3760) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 29, 2012
On tap @ the Haymarket. Pours golden with a slight haze and a nicely proportioned head. The nose has grapefruit and pine. The taste is just wall to wall grapefruit. The palate is medium bodied and creamily textured with a tangy fresh finish. Overall, the grapefruit aspect is a little one-dimensional but itís well executed.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
RichTheVillan (4348) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - AUG 25, 2012
Spoons Perry Barr best of the pre match offerings nice proper session golden ale and at £1.99 a pint well done Tim Martin


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