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

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unknown

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RATINGS: 57   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
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Cask: Regular.
Pale golden colour. Raspberry aroma. Long aromatic finish. Medium bitterness. Golden Promise malt, soft Yorkshire water and Styrian Golding hops.


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3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SilkTork (5218) - Rochester, Kent, United Kingdom, Kent, - OCT 17, 2005
UPDATED: SEP 6, 2012
October 2005 Cask at JDW. A malt soft yet citric hoppy golden ale. Pleasant and refreshing. [2.7]
September 2012 Cask at Tap East. Pale yellow. Dry biscuit malt serving as a good base to the citric hops. Clean and refreshing. Nice. [3.2]


3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beese (1837) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 11, 2014
Cask at The Moon Under Water (JDW), Watford on 10 June. Poured a clear, golden colour, with a dense white head and excellent lacing. Aroma of floral hops, lime zest and grain. Chewy malt flavours, with some boiled sweets and apricot. Finish was dry cereal, dough with a nice, balanced bitterness.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Don2711 (125) - - MAY 25, 2014
UPDATED: MAY 26, 2014 Raspberry aroma. Taste was a little bland. However could drink more of this. To get full effect will retest with a pint next time.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
DandyLion (517) - Leicester, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - MAY 23, 2014
Cask @ JDW Leicester (The Last Plantagenet). Pale coloured beer. Slightly watery, lemongrass and a slight metallic taste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Niall73 (1806) - Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 22, 2014
Cask at JDW, Streatham Hill. Pours yellow gold with a white head. Aroma is lemon and light biscuit. Light body, mild carbonation. Light sponge cake, lemon, grass, light wood, touch of metal in the finish. Fine., ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
edsspoon (433) - Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - MAY 11, 2014
Pint on cask. Golden with a sparse white head. Aroma of floral and grassy hops. Taste is grassy hops, floral, honey, slightly sweet.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
berkshirejohn (4543) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - MAY 9, 2014
Cask at the Prince Arthur (JDW), Fleet. Pale amber with a thin white head; fruity aroma; thick ans syrupy body with pear and tropical fruit flavours; and a crisp aromatic finish.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
SarkyNorthener (1965) - Walsall (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - APR 29, 2014
Cask@the avion, aldridge. Golden beer with small head and patchy lacing. Aroma does have some raspberry and hops. Taste is mild raspberry, citrus hops and mandarins. Good stuff.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
s_hartshorne (1444) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - APR 6, 2014
Cask black rock wakefield. Golden colour thin white head. Aroma is fruity. Taste is raspberry fruity malts light hoppy bitter finish. Medium body soft carbonated. Ok stuff.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
RichTheVillan (2997) - West Midlands, ENGLAND - MAR 22, 2014
Cask at Pure Bar & Kitchen; clear amber pour with a smooth white head, tangerine and malt aroma, taste is light citrus with some pale malts, ok.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Oakes (12633) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - FEB 24, 2014
Amber, slightly earthy caramels and a lot of fruit, not much bitterness...finishes with pale malt sweetness.


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