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

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RATINGS: 110   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.3   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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Cask; Regular.
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.


2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 10/20
madmitch76 (14711) - , Essex, ENGLAND - OCT 8, 2011
4th August 2011
GBBF. Cask. Hazy gold beer. Suddy white head. Light dry palate. Over dry! A little citrus hop with a whisper of banana. Mild minerals. Ok but too dry again from Roosters.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Leighton (10683) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 17, 2011
Cask at GBBF 2011, Day 2. Pours clear gold with a faint, foamy head. Tangy hay in the nose. Light sweet flavor, some cereal and light dough. Light bodied with fine carbonation. Mild sweet finish, notes of subtle grass and dough. Pleasant.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (34595) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 8, 2011

Cask (handpump) @ GBBF 2011, Great British Beer Festival, Earls Court Exhibition Centre, London, England.

Clear medium yellow orange golden colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, white to off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, pale malt, mint - toothpaste. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20110803]

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
FatPhil (9260) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - AUG 28, 2011
Cask (GBBF2011, Thursday)
Oi! Mark! Where are the hops? Blander than the elderflower, and that was a bit lacking on balls to be honest. Only a touch of bitter hops in the finish, but also watery and chalky. Will some yanks please teach these guys what "aromatic" means.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
superflyguy (426) - Leeds, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 22, 2011
UPDATED: AUG 23, 2011 stunning. a lovely lightly toasted yellow/bronw colour with an excellent white head. a sniff blasts the nose with cirtus and floral hoppiness with loads of grapefruit. sip it and the grapefruit really comes to the fore, a really nice smooth mouth feel with good carbonation. An excellent dry and bitter finish. cracking beer. I would happily drink it until I fell over! cask. old bell. harrogate

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
thepegjett (1260) - Cambridge (via Winnipeg), Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - AUG 22, 2011
A - Malty with a lot of citrus A - Light gold and hazy with lasting white head T - Slightly sweet with strong lasting bitter P - Medium and slightly creamy O - Very citrusy compared to most bitters, I like it

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Dedollewaitor (13802) - Odense, DENMARK - AUG 20, 2011
Cask @ GBBF, 2011. Pours cloudy golden with a off white head and lacings. Grass, peach and straw. Smooth.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
oh6gdx (20274) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 10, 2011
Cask@GBBF2011. Golden colour, small white head. Aroma is fruity and floral hops along with mild caramel notes. Flavour is caramel malts, some fruity, wooden and mild sweet notes. A bit sweeter than your average bitter.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
ndon (857) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 10, 2011
Cask @ GBBF 2011. Pours gold, with a small white head. Quite citrusy on aroma, with a hint of pine. lacking a bit in flavour, but decent enough.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
joe19612 (1837) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - AUG 4, 2011
Cask at GBBF 2011. Pours a pale golden colour with a small white head. Good citrus hops in the aroma, the taste is citrus with hint of pine, with a dry finish.


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