Brewed by Hop Studio
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
York, England


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RATINGS: 40   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.22/5   EST. CALORIES: 105   ABV: 3.5%
A remarkably light, crisp and hoppy alewith a hint of sauvignon. Maris Otter Pale Malt and Carapils provide a light malty base for intensely aromatic floral, citrus and gooseberry flavours of Chinook, Cascade and Nelson Sauvin hops.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Stuu666 (9526) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 4, 2016
Bottle at home. Pours clear golden, nose is floral, sweet toffee, burnt malts, taste is sweet, floral, dry.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mr_h (4505) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - DEC 23, 2015
Cask, hand-pulled, State Bar, Glasgow (7 Dec 2015), grassy, malt aroma, golden with a good, off-white head and sparse lacing, piney, citrus notes with a pleasing creamy malt aftertaste.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
sdmmb (1571) - USA - OCT 1, 2015
Drunk from 50cl bottle bought at Bierhuis in Ossett. Enjoyable hoppy blonde ale. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 12/20
MrBlueSky93 (523) - Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - FEB 16, 2015
Bottle from Beer52. Pours Golden, medium carbonation, half a finger head. Aroma of farmyard...put me off a bit....after some searching, found some lemon and pine. Taste is much better, loads of pine, loads of it, then some biscuity malt a touch of caramel too, then lemon and grapefruit, gooseberry too. Nice!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Sjohnh (655) - Coventry, West Midlands, ENGLAND - JAN 4, 2015
I poured this next to a bland pale lager for my wife and the two beers looked remarkably similar, except that the head lasted longer on the lager. Not a good start. Gets better though - there’s a bit of oily body to it, and a fruity hoppy aroma. Flavour has grass, pine and lemon, and a really nice bitter finish. Not bad for an easy drinking 3.5% beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
pricey290483 (739) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 11, 2014
bottle from beer 52 nice bale blonde in colour strong floral hop on the aroma and a very bitter taste maybe a little too bitter nice dry bitter taste on the finish a nice beer

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
edsspoon (839) - Nottinghamshire, ENGLAND - DEC 10, 2014
Bottle - pale golden with a bright white bubbly head. Aroma of some grassy hop, pale malt, a little hay, bread, toasted sesame seeds and a hint of cumin. Taste of grassy hop, gay and straw. Light lemon peel, hints of pale malt and brown bread. Light bitterness to finish. Very light body, high carbonation. I very much enjoyed it.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
allmyvinyl (8806) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 21, 2014
500ml bottle shared with Ashton McCobb. Yorkshire part two tasting. Pours clear gold, thin short-lived white head. Light lemon and pine aromas. Taste is more citrus, resinous hops, nice malt backbone. Good body for the strength. Nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
AshtonMcCobb (4899) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 21, 2014
Bottle thanks to allmyvinyl. Appearance - golden and clear. Decent head. Nose - lemon and flower stocks. Taste - more lemon with a dry earthy note in the background. Palate - light bodied with a tangy texture and a long dry finish. Overall - yep great beer considering the strength.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
johnhiley (3) - - OCT 31, 2014 does not count
Floral, fresh smell. Tastes of gooseberries & citrus. Very light, almost like a lager.

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