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

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RATINGS: 77   WEIGHTED AVG: 3   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 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
downender (6134) - 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 (7760) - 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 (30698) - 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 (34222) - 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)

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
MiP (13478) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - SEP 8, 2008
Cask at GBBF08. Nice clear shiny golden colour. Good fruity flavour, hint of soft fruit, peach and the like.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
MesandSim (7119) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 24, 2008
A Mes rate: gravicask at GBBF.
Bright gold with a thin white head. Straight forward hoppy stuff with some slight sulphur and vegetation. Assertive bitterness in the finish but it’s too late to save it really.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
oh6gdx (20218) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 11, 2008
Cask@GBBF2008. Golden colour, small white head. Aroma is eggy, vegetably hoppy along with some malts and grass. Flavour is much the same. Aftertaste gets some mild fruityness.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
hughie (3996) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 8, 2008
Cask at GBBF ’08. Gold. Underarm hop aroma. Sweet taste, very hoppy at the end. Fairish golden but not outstanding in a huge crowd.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
KimJohansen (10349) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - AUG 6, 2008
Clear golden with medium white head. Sweet fruity aroma with hoppy and citric notes. Sweet flavor with caramel and hoppy notes. Ends bitter.

3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
motelpogo (6203) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - SEP 5, 2007
on cask at the halfway house in edinburgh. decent shade of golden with thin lasting head. juicy aroma of lime zest, crushed biscuits and champagne. juicy fruit, pine, plentiful bitterness, quality stuff


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