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RATINGS: 57   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.15   EST. CALORIES: 162   ABV: 5.4%
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Dry and sparkling, it has both hops bitterness as well as rich flavor. Peppery and citric.


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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (16441) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 21, 2010
Draft @ BitterCreek Alehouse, Boise, ID. Pours a hazy golden color with a small white head. Has a fruity malty grainy aroma. Sweetish malty grainy flavor with some hoppy hints. Has a fruity malty grainy finish with some hoppy hints in the aftertaste.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Oakes (12234) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 5, 2006
Hazy straw colour. Mainly a wonderbread aroma. Fairly light pale malt character with light bitterness and not much else. Ah, yes, summer is here.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
argo0 (11349) - Washington DC, USA - JUL 26, 2005
(draft, Rose and Raindrop, Portland) Clear apple juice body with a white head. Aroma is medium sweet, herbal, light grapefruit. Taste is medium sweet, herbal, grapefruit, light bread. Light-medium body.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
bhensonb (10792) - Woodland, California, USA - JUN 15, 2008
Bottle. Hazy, light golden color with a white head. Light citrus hop aroma, backed by some light malt. Thin to medium body with fizzy/creamy carbonation. Flavor is mild malt with lemon citrus hop, and noble hop. Finish is dry and decently bitter. Leaves a spice tingle in the mouth.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Ratman197 (9530) - Arvada, Colorado, USA - JUN 23, 2008
Bottle poured a hazy gold with a lingering ring of white foam. Aromas of straw, lemon zest and a hint of pepper. Palate was light bodied and smooth with a dry finiush. Flavors of straw, lemon zest and a hint of pepper with a smooth dry lightly bitter finish.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
5000 (6211) - Hardened Liver, Washington, USA - DEC 16, 2009
Bottle:   Light golden, vibrant, sediment floats about, thin sudsy white head, falls quickly, little lacing.   Straw aroma on the nose, very slight skunk or wet cardboard.   Some resemblance to pink peppercorns as well.   Grassy on the tongue, soft sweetness, a little peppery.   Average body and mouthfeel.   A little musty on the finish, peppery, malty but on the cereal side.   Not. Bad, but I often think of goldens being a bit brighter versus being on the malty side.   Enjyable nonetheless.


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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
riversideAK (5591) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - JUL 17, 2009
Lightly fruity hop aroma citrus, orange, and some softer apricot maybe. Light sweetness. Pours hazy golden yellow. Light malty sweetness up front and a soft fruity bitterness in the finish. Easy to drink, not interesting. Nothing really wrong with it either.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BückDich (5464) - McCall, Idaho, USA - JUL 29, 2004
Tap @ Rose & Raindrop for RBSG 04
Golden colored & lightly hoppy with notes of noble hops and light fruit. The flavor is light & bitter with some malt. Decent.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Skyview (5154) - Papoose Jct, Minnesota, USA - JUN 7, 2008
Received 12-oz bottle from Liquid Solutions.biz in Portland, Oregon. Pours a semi-clear golden yellow brew with an average sized white head that slowly dissipates to a fine film and ring. Aroma of golden grain malts, a touch of citrus zest, some light fruit and a touch of lemon. Taste is light to medium bodied, some carbonation with flavors of golden grain malt, a touch of lemon zest and some grassy hops. Finish has a mild white bread dough aftertaste with some remaining citrus zest that slowly disappears.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
BrewDad (4844) - Olympia, Washington, USA - JUL 31, 2008
12oz Bottle - Bier-One Bottle Shop - Newport, OR
Aroma – Nice malt and light hops aroma.
Appearance – Golden in color, hazy with a light head.
Flavor – A very nice golden ale with some good malt and hops balance.
Palate – Good Mouthfeel, nice texture with a dry finish.
Overall – A great summer heat beer. This was flavorful, crisp and cold perfect for after mowing the lawn.


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