Brewed by Springhead Brewery
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Laneham, England


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RATINGS: 23   MEAN: 3.23/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.18/5   EST. CALORIES: 138   ABV: 4.6%
Made with fresh citrus hops and Californian yeast. Light, crisp, and bursting with grapefruit and mandarin orange flavours.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Stuu666 (10877) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 30, 2016
Cask at cloisters. Pours pale golden, nose is floral, orange sherbert, taste is perfume, floral, sweet toffee.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
theprof (527) - Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - JUN 25, 2016
Cask. Aroma of lemony citrus and melon. Pours pale gold with lace top. Taste is similarly citric with crisp pleasant finish. Good without being great. A bit like England.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (17239) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - JUN 20, 2016
Cask at the Bell Vue, HW, 19/06/16. Pale golden blonde with a moderate white cap. Nose is pale malts, toasted grain, lemon drool, light floral exhaust. Taste comprises citric peel, bread dough, grass, airy malts, tangerine. Medium bodied, moderate carbonation, semi drying close with light bitterness. Adequate golde.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
berkshirejohn (6075) - Bracknell, Berkshire, ENGLAND - JUL 20, 2015
Cask at the Stafford Arms, Bagnall, Staffs. A pale amber pour with a thick white head; lemony citrus aroma; sharp grapefruit taste; and a crisp finish. Rather fuller bodied, and with more flavour than most summery golden ales.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
BlackHaddock (6384) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - JUL 7, 2015
4th July 2015: hand-pulled cask pint at The Great Western, Wolverhampton. Another golden beer with a citrus bent. Light golden pour, with a full white crown. Lemon aroma and taste: fed up with them. Scored objectively.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 18/20
Geoffknight (2) - boston, ENGLAND - JUL 5, 2015 does not count
cracking pint lovely colour, refreshing, light and crisp with that final hit of grapefruit.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
SarkyNorthener (4133) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - FEB 9, 2013
Cask@moonunderwater,wolverhampton. Pale golden beer, slightly cloudy with large frothy head. Citrus aroma. Taste is citrus and pepper. Very nice beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
tombyars (1604) - Saltcoats, SCOTLAND - MAR 6, 2012
First tasted this in the Three Judges, Glasgow in September 2004. Cask, handpump dispense. Clear pale gold in colour with a thin white head. Elderflowers give a fragrant note to the short aroma. Thin refreshing mouthfeel and good lacing. Pale malt gives a digestive biscuit base with juicy clemantine fruit and elderflower cordial. Strong hop prickle detected in the dusty, floral, resiny aftertaste. Finish is sweet with warming golden syrup flavours rolling in the mouth. An excellent session Golden Ale and it reminded me of Badger Golden Best in taste. Well recommended.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
cgarvieuk (21897) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 26, 2010
cask at cloisters ... golden yellow ...light zezty lemon ... mellow lemon fruit ... bit fizzy ... zezty... othere than overy fizzy really nice

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Bullit (4460) - Burgos, SPAIN - MAR 4, 2010
Cask @ Bon Accord. Golden colour, foamy white head. Aroma of citrus. Flavour of citrus and malts. Fruity. Well bodied and good drinkable.

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