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Brewed by Banks’s (Marstons)
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Wolverhampton, England

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RATINGS: 186   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.99   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottle: Pasteurised.
Originally brewed by Thwaites, the brand was contract brewed at Marston’s Wolverhampton plant (Banks’s) from 2013, then bought completly by Marston in March 2015. The brand continues to be sold under the Thwaites name and logo.
"Exquisitely Lovely Golden Ale"
Brewed to celebrate the Lake District’s most beloved author, Alfred Wainwright. A full and golden coloured ale with delicate fruit flavours and subtle sweetness.


3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
MichaelAwesome (5202) - Wanne-Eickel, North Rhine-Westphalia, GERMANY - AUG 30, 2014
Good and easy drinkable with a fine background of nuts and mild hops. Bit of malt, some sweetness towards the end combined with balanced carbo.

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
McTapps (5202) - Ruhrcity, GERMANY - AUG 29, 2014
Bottle from Tesco in Eastbourne. Pours out in a deep golden colour with low head and medium body. Aroma of mild hops and straw with some barley hints. Taste of hops, straw, mild flowers, mild nuts, barley and light malt. Easy drinkable and refreshing, yet nothing special.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
floydian1 (1120) - FNQ, Australia, - AUG 22, 2014
500ml bottle. Golden pour with a thin white head. Light biscuity malts and floral hops on the nose and tongue. Finishes mildly bitter. Clean palate with low carbonation. A decent session ale. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
AlbionOakley (32) - Poulton, Lancashire, ENGLAND - AUG 13, 2014
A golden colour with a small head . Good body and very refreshing, a good balance between malt and hop without either being strong or overpowering ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
leopolito (61) - São Caetano do Sul, BRAZIL - AUG 2, 2014
Sensacional. Aparência bem normal, sem espuma, bem típico dê cerveja inglesa. Aroma lupulado levemente, e o sabor bem leve. Extremamente bebível!

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
beeebon (254) - Cornwall, ENGLAND - JUL 24, 2014
A store nearby sells this for £1.39 per bottle and in recent weeks my girlfriend and I have had quite a few bottles of this. A great session ale, nothing to blow you away but a very refreshing golden ale with a clean bitterness to it and very quaffable indeed. Slightly biscuity malt profile along with medium bitter grassy hops and a mildly dry finish. Yum!

2.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
wekker84 (1800) - etten-leur, NETHERLANDS - JUL 1, 2014
Bottle a golden yellow colored beer with a white head aroma malts some citrus fruits and some hops flavor malts spicy fruits citrus and some hops

2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
christhoel (284) - chesterfield, Derbyshire, ENGLAND - JUN 28, 2014
its ok not brilliant but definitely not bad . quite a reasonable drink!

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Mr_Pink_152 (1557) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - JUN 8, 2014
500ml bottle from local supermarket. Clear, golden-coloured ale, with a small, white foamy head. Aroma is sweet caramel. Taste has the same with a nice bitter finish.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
dogbomb (1006) - ENGLAND - JUN 2, 2014
Bottle. Pours a bright gold with a decent white head. Nose is lemon and grapefruit. Taste is a nice bitter sweet lemon with a sweet biscuit note and a touch of grapefruit. Quite warm and full with a bright bitter finish.


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