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


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RATINGS: 126   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
Cask & Filtered bottle, Regular;
Pure Gold 3.8% ABV is a refreshing Golden Ale. Made with English Maris Otter Malt and East Kent and Styrian Golding Hops, creating a surprisingly smooth, easy drinking beer with subtle citrus flavours.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
kwik-lime (1517) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 23, 2013
Orange with quite a frothy head. Lightly hopped with a hint of orange marmalade - enjoyable session beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 9/20
Grumbo (883) - Suffolk, ENGLAND - FEB 23, 2013
Cask handpump at The Bricklayers, Colchester. Light golden colour, slightly off white head. Citrusy, very smooth and easy drinking. Palate probably the high point. Overall didnít really enjoy this much - I recall having enjoyed it more bottled before, which is unusual.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
ManVsBeer (5968) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 1, 2013
UPDATED: FEB 18, 2013 Cask version - superbly smooth golden ale, very nice in the palate, it matters little that the aroma and taste is low.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
TickerTerryDJ (633) - Redditch, Worcestershire, ENGLAND - JAN 7, 2013
Draught.Poured a golden hazy colour with a large white head.Citrus aromas with a touch of pale malt.Pale malt,grapefruit and lemon in the flavour making an average golden session ale.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Dommod2011 (704) - Birmingham, West Midlands, ENGLAND - DEC 29, 2012
As Joseph Stalin once said, "Once the boy is labelled a diver, thereís little to be done". Iíd go one further and shoot the ignorant peasants but Joey always was a moderate sort and from him we must learn.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JohnRMurdoch (3850) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - DEC 17, 2012
Cask @ Inn Deep. Golden amber colour, good head. Dry cereal malt aroma. Biscuit & citrus fruit flavour, bitter aftertaste. Average golden ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
olliejobbins (1336) - Dorking, Surrey, ENGLAND - DEC 11, 2012
Pint in the Almanack, Leicester. Tasted pretty damn good. Bitter and hoppy but perhaps not quite deserving of midlands best beer?

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Beermack (725) - Dublin, IRELAND - DEC 10, 2012
Cask conditioned at The Black Sheep, Dublin. Beautiful hazy gold with big, lasting white head and plenty of thick lacing. Aroma is citrus (grapefruit especially), touch of tangerine, lovely pale malts too. Taste is exactly as you'd want a session golden ale to be - beautiful pale malt character - full of biscuity notes, grapefruit, lemon, grassy hop notes, touch of spice. Mouthfeel medium/light. Aftertaste brief but with a lovely tingle of citrus zest. You could literally drink this from dawn to dusk. And then session on it throughout the night as well. Delicious.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
martinrumsam (562) - BARNSTAPLE, Devon, ENGLAND - DEC 7, 2012
on tap light gold with good white head . aroma is light fruity taste is fruity - a hint of grapefruit and a nice light bitter coming through . medium carbonation light mouthfeel an ok light bitter

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jmgreenuk (5845) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - DEC 2, 2012
Bottle from Connollyís wines, Solihull. Poured a crystal clear light amber with a broken white head. The aroma is of toffee and it just hits you the moment you smell it. The flavour is medium bitter, with a hint of grapefruit, slightly floral and with a smooth palate. This really is a lovely and very drinkable session beer. One thing that annoys me about Purity above anything else is that they only brew their three regular beers and no specials. Their standard ales are so good that itís sad they donít give us something special to look forward to every once in a while. Iíd love to see what they were capable of.

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