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Tryst Stella Hop Trial

Brewed by Tryst
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Larbert, Central, Scotland


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RATINGS: 19   MEAN: 3.42/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.26/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 117   ABV: 3.9%
cask & bottled, occasional
Light coloured, fruity, full-bodied citrus flavoured and refreshing ale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (10594) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 9, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours golden, nose is floral, orange, taste is similar, creamy.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
JohnRMurdoch (4365) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - OCT 23, 2014
500ml bottle from Good Spirits Co. This one has been brought out of retirement. Hazy golden amber, good head. Leafy grain resin aroma. Straw & boiled sweet flavour. Wheaty resin aftertaste. Bit of a hybrid wheat / golden ale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Scopey (12504) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 3, 2014
Bottle at 5% from Hippo Beers! Glasgow. It pours clear golden with a thick, foamy white head. The nose is soft, juicy, fruity...apricot, peach, melon, lemon, floral, grain and light spice. The taste is crisp, bitter, floral, grassy, lemon zest, grapefruit and grain with a dry finish. Media. Body and fine carbonation. Nice fruity and floral action. Easy going and quaffable golden.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
mr_h (4751) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - SEP 13, 2014
500ml bottle (bottle conditioned) from Good Spirits Company, Glasgow (5% abv on the bottle label) - golden with a suspension of sediment due to bad pouring, foamy off-white head, fresh resinous green hop aroma, intermittent lacing, citrus flavour with a bit of a sour aftertaste

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Stuartyboy (1435) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - SEP 13, 2014
Bottle shared with Mr_H a fresh fruity green hop aroma flavour is citrus fruit conbined with sweet pineapple fresh crisp finish with the right amount of bitterness

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Burgers (343) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 13, 2014
Golden colour with a fair amount of suspension and a white head. Aromas indistinct fruit and hops. Taste lacking in bitterness. Other than a bit of ginger aroma and burn it’s very bland. Tastes flat almost immediately. Not dreadful but not far off.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ianwelby (1091) - SCOTLAND - AUG 29, 2014
Hazy pale golden beer with a light pineapple flavour and strong pineapple in the taste underneath the more bitter hit on the tongue. Nicely balanced and quite drinkable.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Nilz (503) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - MAR 6, 2013
UPDATED: MAR 23, 2013 500ml bottle pours a clear light amber ale with a prominent white head. Aroma is a fresh fruity mix. Taste is full of a hoppy sweetness and some caramel and fruitiness. It has a pleasant striking bitterness but balanced. Great tasting stuff.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MalcolmTucker (924) - SCOTLAND - JUL 2, 2012
Bottle. Golden beer with a white head. Fruity hop aroma. More fruit (pineapple) in the flavour with a good zesty bitterness. Nice caramel malt backbone. Dry finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 13/20
jamestulloch (3427) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 4, 2012
Aroma: Dampened by huge, pillowy head. Caramel and oranges.

Appearance: Hazy amber body. Massive, frothy white head with good retention. Visible carbonation. Excellent, sticky lacing.

Taste: Earthy malt flavour supported by hoppy, pineapple notes. Hints of caramel.

Palate: Medium bodied with a slick mouthfeel. Soft carbonation. Dry, bitter finish.

Overall: Much better than the thin, watery Tryst Cascade.

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