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Skinners River Cottage EPA

Brewed by Skinners Brewery
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Truro, England


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RATINGS: 26   MEAN: 3.15/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.12   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
Cask & Bottled;
By sourcing the best English hops including the exceptional Cascade, recently produced for the first time by English growers and combining them with the finest malted barley, we’ve made a beer that is high in complex aromatics, with floral, cedar and citrus notes, and a long bittersweet finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
harrisoni (15043) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JUN 27, 2015
Wye Hop Festival. Clear gold lasting white head. Hoppy. Grassy. Little bit of white pepper hop. OK.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
mR_fr0g (5359) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - FEB 7, 2015
Bottle thanks to Dave. Light golden coloured pour with a fleeting off white head. Aroma is earthy hedgerow hop, pale grains Flavour is composed of berry, little nutty malts, hedgerow hop with solid clean bitterness. Palate is light, little mineral, moderate carbonation. OK.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
niquillis (1789) - Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - JAN 11, 2015
On cask at Leyton Orient Supporters Club. Pale golden with white head. Erm, its gold, its OK. Nothing particularly. Bog standard.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
SaintMatty (5897) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JAN 1, 2015
500ml Bottle - Golden in colour. Lemon, tea and some slightly soapy notes in the aroma. Soapy hops, grain, lemon and tea can all be detected in the taste.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Graham77 (282) - Cumbria, ENGLAND - DEC 11, 2014
Aroma is grassy for me the flavour is typical English Pale/Golden ale. Clean and refreshing but uninspiring. Small head and light carbonation. Decent. I’m impressed that local ingredients are used in this beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
martinrumsam (562) - BARNSTAPLE, Devon, ENGLAND - OCT 25, 2014
Bottle. Light golden Amber with white head that soon goes straw and light citrus aroma lightly sweet with a crisp modest bitterness in the finish. Quite watery too much carbonation. Forgettable

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
olsvammel (4121) - Örebro, SWEDEN - OCT 12, 2014
On tap at Akkurat. Mild smell, bready malty and some light flowery aromas. Similar taste. Fairly bitter and alcoholic.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rlgk (13379) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - OCT 4, 2014
Cask at Akkurat, Stockholm. Clear golden beer with a small offwhite head. Citrus aroma, toffee, vanilla, hay, grapes, some floral notes. Hoppy dry bitter flavor, pepper, toffee, some grass. Decent hoppy spicy finish.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
daniele (6510) - ITALY - SEP 7, 2014
bottiglia leggermente dorata schiuma media buona persistenza naso bilanciato da una luppolatura leggermente citrica ed un discreto malto mieloso leggero wtbaceo nota rerrosa buona secchezza una nota di cereale

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
mkel07 (4301) - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA - AUG 21, 2014
Bottle from The Wine Emporium 210814. Murky light amber with a Soft white head. Fruity flavour almost like a golden ale. I expected a bit more seeing as River a Cottage put their name to it.

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