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Salopian Conundrum

Brewed by Salopian
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Hadnall, England


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RATINGS: 22   MEAN: 3.41/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.34/5   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
Cask; Occasional.

Blazing gold with a sparkling hue and crisp body, this refreshing ale has biscuit malt flavours and a refined finish.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mjs (6530) - Helsinki, FINLAND - OCT 22, 2016
(Cask at Angleterre, 20161022) The beer poured golden and clear. Its head was small, dense, white and it lasted long. Aroma had fruitiness and grass. Palate was medium bodied with low carbonation. Flavours were fruitiness, grass, malts and bitterness. Aftertaste was hoppy and bitter. A good hoppy golden ale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
VastActiv (5733) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - OCT 22, 2016
Cask at Angleterre, Helsinki. Colour is slightly cloudy golden with small foamy white head. Aromas and flavors: Fruits, floral, some spices, some light hops and malts. Pretty good.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jookos (5603) - FINLAND - OCT 18, 2016
Cask@kittys. Golden coliur. Pretty nice citrus grapefruity nose, pale maöty. Lighter body, bit thin, but lots better than expectee for the abv. Crist, citrussy, some honey in the malts ok.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
FatPhil (14068) - Tallinn, ESTONIA - OCT 11, 2016
Gravicask (Black Door (prkl), Helsinki)
Light grains, fruity hops aroma, touch almondy and plasticky. More bitter in taste, some even stranger plasticy aspects, super soft. Easy summer golden bitter. Finish gently bitter. Palate a bit flat, but nice to quench a thirst.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Hermod (6493) - Vantaa, FINLAND - OCT 8, 2016
Cask @ Black Door. Poured pale golden color with a thick white white head. Aroma has citrus, mild toffeeish notes, leather. Flavor has nutty notes, hops, floral notes, grass, bitter hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Theydon_Bois (17228) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - OCT 7, 2016
Gravity dispense at Craft 100, 06/10/16. Clear golden blonde with a decent off white head. Nose is orange wine gums, tangerine, sticky citric peel, melon. Taste comprises melon, soft bread, straw, lemon rind, orange peel. Medium bodied, soft carbonation, semi drying close with a mellow hop lick. Solid gold!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
teorn88 (6732) - Out of the EU, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 1, 2016
Cask at CBC Covent Garden. It pours a clean golden color with a small off white head. Aroma is fruity citric with notes of biscuit melon tangerine and grass. Taste is also rich in oily and citric hops with notes of tangerine, melon, citrus peel, apricots and grass. Medium bodied with good carbonation. Overall, nice ine

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 18/20
ladnewton (1811) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 17, 2016
Cask at CBC, Covent Garden on 18th September 2016. Clear gold with shallow off-white lacing foam. Luxuriant hop aroma with cheesy yeasts. Burst of tangy citrus hoppiness in-mouth with some nuttiness and savoury notes. A fruity touch. Nutty and fruity finish. Light body and mouthfeel. Exquisite.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
minutemat (4422) - Shrewsbury, Shropshire, ENGLAND - SEP 1, 2016
Cask @ The Salopian. Pours clear gold, white head. Malty aroma. Taste is malt-lead, easy-going blonde with faint biscuity moments.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
allmyvinyl (9540) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 17, 2015
Cask at the Old Black Bulk, Preston. Pours clear gold with a thick white head. Aromas of light lemon, barley. Taste is more of the same. Medium body, dry finish.

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