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RATINGS: 133   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.35/5   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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Crisp golden ale with a delicate hop finish. This is our lightest ale and it is brewed with a bit wheat malt for body and Munich and Aromatic malts for and undertone of honey-like sweetness. Lightly dry-hopped with Cascade hops for that classic American golden ale aroma.


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2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
bhiner41 (188) - Darien, Illinois, USA - SEP 1, 2012
Not their best effort, odd funk up front with a lemon finish. For a summer beer it is more like a fall German offering. Slight barely smell. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AdamChandler (4466) - Enfield, New Hampshire, USA - JUL 23, 2016
Looks like golden macro beer to me. The smell is very lager-like. corn, rice, that whole business. maybe a bit of german influence in the yeast strain here, but other than the sweet corn flavor, I don’t get much in this one.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ferris (12101) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - JUL 21, 2016
Bottle - Light sweet malts and a spicy grain note. Clear gold with small white head. Light sweetness and grains.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
djd07 (9519) - Houston, Texas, USA - JUL 16, 2016
Bottle at RBSG Grand Tasting. Pours gold with no head. The aroma is floral and wheat. Thin, honey, wheat, light finish, good.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
daniele (7810) - ITALY - MAY 27, 2016
on tap dorata quasi limpida discreta nota maltata note citriche piuttosto bilaciata amaro medio discreta beva semplice ma pulita

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
chucklemation (1305) - Royal Oak, Michigan, USA - MAR 27, 2016
Pours a golden yellow with a thin white head. Aroma is herbal, floral, and earthy hops, a little skunky, and some bread malts. Flavor is similar, a little on the sweet side. Has a highly carbonated mouthfeel. Okay.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ClarkVV (5544) - Allston, Massachusetts, USA - MAR 2, 2016
Draught at the Friendly Toast, 2/27/16.
Minimally hazy, clear straw golden body shows light carbonation and a small, white head with moderately-low to low retention.
Grains, soft herbs and bits of dry cookie-like malt character grace the nose. There’s some cereal-like character which kind of dulls the hop accents, though they are fruitier than I’d like for a golden ale, with light citrus and orange peel-like character.
A bit bready, dusty and biscuity, with zero sweetness and a bit of huskiness/graininess on the finish. Medium carbonation is not particularly tight, leading to a somewhat loose, watery texture and an odd fruity-citrus-meets-biscuit-and-baked-bread character that isn’t all that appealing.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gyllenbock (7298) - Stockholm, SWEDEN - FEB 16, 2016
On tap at Revolution. Golden with a white head. Hoppy with some citrus, hay and light malt. Soft and easy to drink.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
j12601 (9549) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - DEC 11, 2015
On tap at the brewery. Pours a clear gold with a thin white head. Not much on the nose, subtle grain and crackers. Medium bodied, grain, crackers, a hint of grainy yeast. Grainy on the finish. Easy drinking, but not my thing.

3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
scarletfire65 (1320) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - NOV 13, 2015
Bomber at home. Clear deep golden with a foamy head. Aroma is of crackers, lemon soap, sweet grass. Light bodied, bit of sweet honey, some cat piss from the Cascades, mildly hopped finish. Really nicely done for a simple style.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 13/20
thome50 (1283) - Morro Bay via Orange County, California, USA - NOV 4, 2015
Bottle at the Libertine November bottle share. Pours a light golden with moderate white head. Aroma is bread and slightly sweet. Taste is a run of the mill honey and slightly hoppy ale. Nothing really bad but nothing good.


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