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RATINGS: 146   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.21   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 192   ABV: 6.4%
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Our Golden State Ale is a Belgian-style golden ale, brewed in homage to our home state with toasted poppy seeds. It’s our quaffable summer beer, light on the palate with a crisp poppy zing to finish. 6.4% ABV


2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fonefan (34272) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUN 2, 2012

Draught @ [ Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2012 ] @ Spartas Lokaler, Faelledparken in Osterbro, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Unclear medium yellow colour with a small to average, frothy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, white head. Aroma is moderate malty, herbs, moderate yeasty, belgium yeast. Flavour is moderate sweet and light moderate bitter with a average to long duration, herbs - maybe it is the poppy seeds ! Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20120511]

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
blipp (5967) - Newark, New Jersey, USA - MAY 27, 2012
Can. Pours gold with a white head. Light, flowery, and some grainy sweetness. Not much going on, but really not that bad.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
chrisv10 (10787) - DENMARK - MAY 27, 2012
Tap @ Copenhagen Beer Celebration, 2012. Hazy deep golden with tiny white head. Aroma is malt, fruit, hops, citrus and yeast. Flavour is malt, fruit, hops, yeast, citrus, little sweet, little grass, little citric and a little bitter.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Camons (5630) - Hasselager, DENMARK - MAY 26, 2012
Tap @ Copenhagen Beer Celebration, 2012. Pours slightly hazy golden with a white head. Aroma malt, grain, grass. Taste is malt, grain, light wheat, hint of lemon, light spices. Thin body, lively carbonation. 110512

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
thomat (1990) - Göteborg, SWEDEN - MAY 26, 2012
Hazy yellow with a small white head. Fruity with spicy notes. Malt, fruit, spices and hops. Medium body with a nice, bitter sweet finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
DocLock (7729) - Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 23, 2012
Pounder can from Blue Dog. Pours clear deep gold with 2-finger frothy white head. Nose is hopcitrus, crisp black peppery spice, pale malt. Tastes pale malty, with slight yeasty notes, crisp hops, black peppery hints, and some sweet citrus at the finish. Solid.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jtclockwork (7974) - , New Jersey, USA - MAY 19, 2012
Can shared by Blipp. Pours gold with white head. Nose/taste of poppy seeds, florals, cream and banana. Medium body. Slight tinge of metallic notes in the finish.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
j12601 (6584) - Poughkeepsie, New York, USA - MAY 19, 2012
Can courtesy of blipp! at a tasting at James’ place. Pours a lightly hazed gold with a thin white head. Sweet and floral on the nose, toast and bit of grainy wheat. Medium bodied, not a lot going on, light bitterness, toast.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dedollewaitor (13747) - Odense, DENMARK - MAY 18, 2012
Copenhagen Beer Celebration, 2012. Pours clear golden with a small white head and lacings. Nose is fruit, spices and mild yeast. Tartish flavor.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
laiti (5550) - Helsinki, FINLAND - MAY 12, 2012
Draught @ CBC ’12
Aroma has citron and some wheat. Feels like one of those witbiers with low alcohol percentage. Flavour has citrus, wheat and some semi‐fruity hops. Too thin and watery, especially when looking at the ABV.


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