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Brewed by Roosters
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Knaresborough, England

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RATINGS: 172   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.3/5   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask and bottle.
Pale coloured premium aromatic bitter. Our best selling beer. Aromas of Turkish delight, lychees and sometimes Muscat grapes. Soft bitterness. Yankee has won most of our awards.


3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
altonbrownd (5451) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - OCT 25, 2015
6/24/2009 9:45:17 AM On tap at White Horse. Orange body with fast-receding head. Creamy texture. Quite hoppy. With a really nice bite to it.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Hippoman (646) - Durham, ENGLAND - OCT 5, 2015
Cask at The Market Tavern, Durham, £3.60/pint. Pours pale amber with a thin, white head. The aroma is malt led and lightly perfumed. Taste opens sweet, with a pleasant candied, floral flavour that stays into a short finish. Low bitterness. I enjoyed it but I only had a half and suspect the sweetness would get a little much after a full pint or more.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 14/20
jjsint (2258) - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - SEP 14, 2015
Can from the Mill, Cambridge. Mid gold with a fairly large white head and considerable lacing. I usually try not to borrow from the commercial description but lychee and white grape, yeah. A hint of saccharin. Slightly bittersweet taste. Unprepossessing but decent. A very very good beer but by no means a great one.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
ianwelby (1070) - SCOTLAND - SEP 4, 2015
About as close to a bang-average IPA as you can get. Clear golden, light hop, a twist of fruit. Creamy mouthfeel. Nothing good or bad to really set it apart.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
KansaiBeerLvrs (4456) - Kyoto, JAPAN - AUG 10, 2015
Roosters Yankee original pale ale 4.3% can from Whole Foods London. It pours a light clear gold with a fizzy white head. The aroma is floral & perfumey hops which aren’t my thing but nice enough. Light bodied with a raspy carbonation. The taste stays perfumey and floral with a light malt sweetness to it. Not for me, it is a bit meh.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
AndySnow (6597) - Huddinge, SWEDEN - JUN 9, 2015
How: Cask.
Where: Oliver Twist, Stockholm.
Appearance: Golden colour with a small white head.
Aroma: Fruit, floral, hops.
Body: Medium body, low carbonation.
Flavour: Fruit, malt, some caramel, pine.

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tinylightsrecs (437) - - JUN 1, 2015
Can from Glug Newcastle. Nice flavour of fruit, flowers - light and refreshing pale ale

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
tiong (6380) - Espoo, FINLAND - MAY 28, 2015
330ml can from Beermerchants

BBE 17/07/15 - Pours clear yellowish golden with a small head. Aroma of floral hops, grass, citrus and lemon. Taste is smooth, crisp and slightly floral with some citrus and grassy bitterness. Finish is crisp, grassy and bitter with hints of earthy notes and grainy maltiness. Smooth and refreshing.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mjs (6395) - Helsinki, FINLAND - MAY 23, 2015
(Cask at Black Door, 20150523) The beer poured amber and clear. Its head was small, white and it lasted long. Aroma had fruitiness, earth and toffee. Palate was medium bodied with low carbonation. Flavours were malts, toffee, earth, grass and bitterness. Aftertaste was earthy, sweet and bitter. A nice but a bit too sweet bitter.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
VastActiv (5595) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - MAY 22, 2015
Cask at Black Door, Helsinki. Colour is clear light orange with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Fruits, grain, sweetness, hops and malts. Too sweet for me.


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