Taboada (883) - Compostela (Galiza), - AUG 18, 2016
2.5 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
Cask tasted on the Edinburgh airport (12/08/2016). 2016 version. Pale golden with an intense and medium white head. Aroma of grains, wood and yeast. Taste is yeasty and grainy. Refreshing but nothing more. Next one please!
nihtila (2833) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 23, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask at.. Edinburgh Festival. Pours pale golden. Nose is pale malts, citrus. Tastes malts, lemon, bitterish finish.
allmyvinyl (9319) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 18, 2015
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at cloisters. Pours clear gold, thin white head. Aromas of pale malt, light lemon. Taste is more lemon barley, light sweet. Strong herbal finish.
jeevan (239) - SCOTLAND - AUG 14, 2015
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On Cask at JDW FOTW. Pours golden with a slight creamy head. Slight malts aroma. Light golden ale with clean refreshing lemony light malts taste. Easy drinking. Good
Stuu666 (10291) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 18, 2014
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask at Cloisters. Pours pale golden, nose is toffee, something odd, taste is thin, sweet toffee, grassy.
Scopey (12245) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 17, 2014
2.6 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
Cask at Cloisters. It pours clear golden-amber with a small white head. The nose is soft, fruity, sweet, grainy, citrus peel and light toast. The taste is mildly bitter, grainy, lemon peel, toasted oats and biscuit with a dry finish. Medium body, fine carbonation and sticky mouth-feel. Pretty boring golden.
AshtonMcCobb (5158) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 14, 2014
3.2 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 12/20
On cask at the Haymarket.
Appearance - golden with a proportionate head.
Nose - slight sulphur note then into malt and lemon.
Taste - tangy lemon maybe even heading towards pineapple.
Palate - light to medium bodied with a big tangy texture and a fairly good finish.
Overall - quite substantial and chewy for a golden ale.
Rune (11052) - Tromsø, NORWAY - AUG 25, 2013
2.8 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Cask at Doric, half pint. Clear, amber-gold body, naked surface, poor lacing. Resin-like hops on the nose. Resin, grain and leaf to the taste buds. More sweet than bitter ending. Easy going and a bit thin bodied (pub crawl with Henry in central Edinburgh 09.08.2013).
stravale (2744) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - AUG 27, 2012
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Cask @ Bennets Bar, Morningside
Golden amber, clear, frothy white head, good lacing
Aroma - light grassy hop, citrus hops, some soft orange
Taste - citrus hops, golden fruity light sweet malts, some cereal malts, some bitter grassy hops, good flavour for abv, refreshing
Palate - soft carb, light body, little watery, light bitter palate. Finish - soft bitter grassy hops and light zest, bit of a bitter linger.
Overall - Easy drinking golden ale with decent amout of flavour for the abv
mr_h (4694) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - AUG 13, 2012
3.4 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 14/20
Cask by handpump at Halfway House, Edinburgh - clear deep golden, thin white head, vegetable / cereal aroma, fruity, cereal, some citrus, thin to medium body, fraction cold, refreshing, easy to drink