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

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RATINGS: 67   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07/5   IBU: 21   EST. CALORIES: 117   ABV: 3.9%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular.
A golden dry ale, with slight fruit tones and a moderate bitterness. Fresh hop cones are added in four stages to contribute a more complex character, resulting in an easy to drink ale that offers refreshment with a little extra spice.
Hops: Magnum, Styrian Golding, Challenger
Malt: Maris Otter, Wheat


2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
fonefan (43533) - 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 small to average, fizzy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white to white head. Aroma is moderate malty, toasted, sour hops, toffee notes. Flavor is light to moderate sweet and light 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 (15253) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - SEP 8, 2008
Cask, 4.1% at GBBF08. Good refreshing hop aroma. Clear golden colour. Small white head. Slightly thin mouthfeel, but OK. Hint of fresh bread in the finish.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Skinnyviking (8660) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - AUG 17, 2008
Cask. Small white and quickly disappearing head. Clear golden body. Hops honey aroma. Mild acidic hops flavor with grassy notes. Low carbonation, long aftertaste.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
oh6gdx (25225) - Vasa, FINLAND - AUG 11, 2008
Cask@GBBF2008. Golden colour, small white head. Aroma is eggy, mildly fruity and also has some grassyness in it. Flavour is about the same, and overall quite sweet with mild bitterness in the finish. Mouthdrying.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hughie (3996) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 8, 2008
Cask at GBBF ’08. Gold. Citric aroma and taste with a little grain. Mid bitter finish. I know I’m not saying a lot, but I really liked this one. Can’t remember why.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
KimJohansen (10416) - Frederiksberg C, DENMARK - AUG 6, 2008
Clear golden with medium white head. Sweet fruity aroma with with apple notes. Sweet flavor with fruity and hoppy notes. Finish is dry and bitter.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ungstrup (34260) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - MAR 19, 2008
Cask at State Bar, Glasgow. A golden beer with a lazing off-white head. The aroma is sweet mlaty with flowery hoppy notes. The flavor is sweet mlaty with primary notes of citrus.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Jonte (1413) - Gothenburg, SWEDEN - MAR 2, 2008
Cask at The Old Dock Bar, Edinburgh. Golden color with a creamy white head. Aroma: Light aroma of citrus, sweet fruit and some floral notes. Flavor: Citrus, some grape fruit, bready malt, toffee. Bitter finish. Good, but nothing special.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Finn (6284) - Tromsø, NORWAY - FEB 17, 2008
Cask at The Market Porter London Bridge 5 Feb 08. Bright golden colored. A small layer-head that completely disappeared. OK fruity aroma. Modest fruity flavor.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
motelpogo (7705) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - OCT 26, 2007
on cask at the 1/2 way house, edinburgh, a cuppla days before rbesg07. golden with a lasting thin white head. floral aroma with a hint of pineapple. good bitterness, firm texture, tasty stuff


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