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RATINGS: 710   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.7   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 35   EST. CALORIES: 255   ABV: 8.5%
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Belgian-style ale, golden and hoppy. Not quite evil, yet not to be trusted, this Golden Ale is effervescent, dry, hoppy and crisp-you’ll want to keep an eye out. (ABV: 8.5%, IBU: 35, SRM: 4, Format: 750 mL bottles and draft)


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4.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 19/20
epiphyte707 (66) - eureka, California, USA - JAN 6, 2013
On tap at the bruery, pours clear gold one finger of head. Smells of honey, banana, and light malt. Taste well carbonated sweet, citrusy and light on the palate. Wonderful belgian style golden ale.


3.9
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
hawanna (2266) - GERMANY - NOV 20, 2014
0,75 l Bottle from Biervana. dough, basement aromas, cereal, citrus, herbs, golden, clear, frothy, white foam, medium sweetness, lightly bitter, medium sourness, full body, oily feel, slick feel, soft carbonation, long finish,

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Zymurgeist2 (1083) - Redwood City, California, USA - NOV 14, 2014
From bottle to tulip. Honey is overt. Strong perfume hop aroma. Stone ground cracker malts. Hazy golden-yellow with a full, billowy white head. Taste is lemon, bready yeast with a moderately dry finish. Very nice.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Emeister84 (1101) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - NOV 6, 2014
Aromas of zippy citrus, floral, subtle banana, subtle clove, subtle cereal. Hazy yellow-orange with a mostly lasting white head. Dry, spicy. Light-medium bodied.

4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
tightslice (233) - Redwood City, California, USA - OCT 9, 2014
Bottle from Whole Foods Market in Redwood City, CA. Pours a somewhat hazy, light amber. Aroma is hops straight away followed by yeast and fruit breads. Taste is candied lemon peel, spicy yeasts, peppery white wine with a slightly warming / bitter / spicy finish. Lovely stuff.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
bellco33 (370) - Willington, Connecticut, USA - OCT 9, 2014
Poured from bottle in a pint glass. Pours hazy straw with a huge foamy head. Aroma is pine and belgian funk with a bit or citrus. Taste is a strong bready yeast, a bit of pine, some hop bite, and then booze. Really odd beer but awesome except for the alcohol taste on the finish. Medoim body, uncontrollable carbonation.

4.2
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
slowrunner77 (6035) - Reno, Nevada, USA - OCT 4, 2014
"they said it was hoppy, but did i believe them? well, i did when i cracked it and caught a whiff of the wonderful hoppy yeasty aroma. hops first though, in the flavor too. a delicious treat. interesting combo of hops and fruity yeast."

5
   AROMA 10/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 10/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 20/20
MRodgers1982 (101) - USA - SEP 26, 2014
Another perfect brew fro, this place. Champagne like apperance and carbonation. Pear and brite grains. Very very dry and crisp, such a great brew for any time, howver be careful the 8+% sneeks up on you.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
trapped (871) - New York City, TURKEY - SEP 17, 2014
Drought. Clear and bright yellow with small foamy white head, honey-citrus aroma, crisp and balanced hops taste, medium carbonation, long finish with bitter aftertaste. Loved it!

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Renobob (791) - Besançon, FRANCE - SEP 15, 2014
Bue en bouteille de 75 cl. Bière finement équilibrée, on sent le fruit jaune et le sucre reste très discret, le tout accompagnée d'un houblonnage quasi-parfait.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kappldav123 (5119) - GERMANY - SEP 13, 2014
Bottle looks really good. Beer in the glass zippy, deep golden. Strong aroma. Starts strong, malty, quite alcoholic. Sharp notes. Finish more balanced, less alcoholic. Some fruity hints of apricot. Okay.


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