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Brewed by Stewart (UK)
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Edinburgh, Scotland

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RATINGS: 83   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.02   IBU: 23   EST. CALORIES: 144   ABV: 4.8%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Also available bottled.
Refreshing, balanced and full of flavour. This is a captivating gold bier, sophisticated in taste and rich in colour.
Edinburgh Gold boasts an attractive continental hop aroma with moderate bitterness and a pleasing smooth finish.
Hops: Challenger, Magnum, Tettnang, Styrian Golding
Malt: Maris Otter, Wheat and Cara Pils


3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
larsga (6309) - Oslo, NORWAY - OCT 17, 2009
Small creamy white head. Paleish yellow body. Faint floral aroma. Sweet fruity floral taste with faint vinegary sugary traces. Mild, smooth mouthfeel. Mid-bodied. Dry-sweetish fruity metallic aftertaste. Imperfect. (0.25l cask, Guildford Arms, Edinburgh.)

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
swoopjones (6179) - Buffalo, New York, USA - SEP 21, 2009
Cask @ Guilford Arms, Edinburgh. Medium Golden orange pour. Floral, sweet malts, light spiciness. Creamy body. Tasty

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
thewolf (11233) - Kolding, DENMARK - AUG 1, 2009
Cask @ Guildford Arms, Edinburgh.
Pours clear golden with a fine, creamy, small and white head. Aroma has light piney hops, sweet caramel, light grass. Fine bready malts as well. Light, soft carbonation, fine dry mouthfeel. Flavour is pretty dry, good grassy hops that seem a bit German. Okay doughy sweet malty background. Okay.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Christian (11274) - Odense, DENMARK - JUL 30, 2009
Yellow with a small white head. Aroma is grassy with a hint of sulphur. Dry and grassy flavour with a bitter finish

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Bullit (4030) - Burgos, SPAIN - JUN 1, 2009
Cask @ Bow Bar. Dark golden colour, off-white head. Aroma of fruity hops, malts. Flavour of biscuit malts. Fruity and hoppy.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Finn (4402) - Tromsø, NORWAY - FEB 11, 2009
Golden colored. A small creamy head. Strong fruity aroma. A bit watery but some malt observed. Some dry bitterness.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
downender (6521) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - JAN 29, 2009
Cask-conditioned at the Hillgrove Porter Stores, Bristol 29/01/09. Golden in colour with a slight white head. Workmanlike golden ale with some grassy hops, malt sweetness and a moderate bitter finish. Ok.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Rune (8466) - Tromsø, NORWAY - DEC 9, 2008
Half pint by air pressure dispense at The Bow Bar in Edinburgh. Crystal clear amber body under a thin, white lacing-head. Fruity aroma with notes of sweet caramel. Firm dry hopped taste added a touch of light caramel. Nice bitter ending. Medium bodied and fine balanced. 24.10.2008.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
yespr (31769) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - DEC 5, 2008
From cask. Pours clear and golden orange with a dense white head. Aroma is mild roasted with a light hoppy note. Light malty with a light roasted note to the flavour. Malty and slight roasted finish.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fonefan (35959) - VestJylland, DENMARK - OCT 16, 2008
Cask (gravity) @ Great British Beer Festival, GBBF 2008, Earls Court, London, England SW5.
Clear light to medium yellow orange color with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, moderate hoppy, flowers, spicy. Flavor is moderate sweet and light bitter with a average duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is flat. (060808)


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