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RATINGS: 156   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.19   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


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2.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Nikiel (879) - Portland, Oregon, USA - NOV 10, 2012
Can with Carla. Pours a clear orange yellow with no foam. Smells sweet of barley and maybe some honey. Tastes super sweet with hints of belgian yeast, honey, peanutbutter and two-row barley.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
rouhlas (965) - GREECE - JUN 21, 2015
From old notes. From tap at Copenhagen Beer Celebration 2012. Golden color with white head. Yeasty and malty aroma, spicy, fruity. Sweet and light biter taste like aroma. Medium oily body with soft carbonation.

1.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
harrisoni (14996) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JUN 18, 2015
On tap at Singer Moorgate. Clear amber colour lasting white head. Belgian yeast aroma touch of bleach. Not good. Some hop sting on finish. Not very good. Nasty bleach. Ugh.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Scotty001 (159) - Portlethen, SCOTLAND - MAY 26, 2015
Slightly hazy light amber, off white head. Aroma is sweet malt and Belgian yeast. Light to medium body,flavour is medium sweet, moderately spicy.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
s_hartshorne (2230) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 27, 2015
Keg grove Huddersfield. Golden thin head. Aroma is fruity yeasty. Taste same nice sour fruity yeasty lots of banana good tart finish some sour dough. Nice smooth body. Tasty

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jmgreenuk (5714) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - MAR 9, 2015
Draft at Taps Beer Bar, Kuala Lumpur. Poured a hazy medium amber with a frothy white head. The aroma is yeast, light floral. The flavour is moderate bitter with a dry yeast, malt, floral, light spice palate. Medium bodied with average carbonation. Nice and drinkable but not in any volume... well not for me anyway. The dry floral bitterness in the palate is nice up front but quickly becomes less enjoyable.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Rasmus40 (13558) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - DEC 15, 2014
Tap @ Fermentoren, Aarhus. Hazy golden with a lasting off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, banana, yeasty and light fruity. Flavor is medium sweet and light bitter. Sweet finish. Tastes very much like a German Hefeweizen. 151214

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
slowrunner77 (6923) - Reno, Nevada, USA - SEP 26, 2014
"this golden ale has a nice sweet, floral and herbal aroma, is light-medium bodied, and quite easy drinking. Nothing spectacular, but the sweetness and mellow belgian yeast go well together."

2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
Emeister84 (1536) - Charlottesville, Virginia, USA - SEP 3, 2014
Aromas of butter, spiceless baked apples, cereal. Yellow, mostly lasting white head. Dry, the flavor of bland peanut butter, subtle spice. Light bodied, doughy. Bleh.

1.6
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
zickbeer_ye (353) - Virginia, USA - SEP 3, 2014
Aromas of cider and alc. Pale golden champaign body and white bubbly head. Tastes like dry citrus and poppies. Crisp and dry on the palate.

2.4
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
HellesBunny666 (222) - Virginia, USA - SEP 3, 2014
Aromas of cooked or fermented apples, very sweet apple juice from concentrate, and syrup. Sweet. Nutty. Bananas, apples and sort of a lemony flavor.


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