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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 (34188) - 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]

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
yespr (30631) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JAN 23, 2012
From tap at Ølbaren. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Herbal, dry grassy and light pine hoppy. Mellow malty, fruity and light herbal. Phenolic yeasty too it seems. Cooked vegetable touch.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ungstrup (29022) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JAN 13, 2011
Draft. A hazy light golden beer with a thin off-white head. The aroma has notes of malt as well as a touch of lemon. The flavor is sweet with notes of malt, metallic hops, peaches, slightly over ripe oranges, and a bit of yeast.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
joergen (20489) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - DEC 3, 2010
Draught at Bishops Arms Savoy, Malmö. Cloudy golden coloured with a huge white head. Sweet and fruity aroma of caramel with notes pf hops and spices. Sweet and fruity flavour of caramel and marzipan with notes of spices and hops. Sweet and spicy finish.

3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
oh6gdx (20216) - Vasa, FINLAND - JUN 27, 2011
Draught@Pikkulintu, Helsinki. Goldeny orange colour with a mediumsized white fluffy head. Aroma is fruity and floral hops along with some nectary and honeyish notes. Flavour is quite much the same along with some quite dry bittery notes. Fruity, but quite bitter and dry aftertaste.

2.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
omhper (19192) - Tyresö, SWEDEN - OCT 14, 2011
Canned at Stockholm Beer Festival. Hazy amber, small head. Aroma of glue and marzipan. Sweet and appley with medium body and rounded mouthfeel. Getting thinner towards the finish. Not great.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (16250) - Malmö, SWEDEN - NOV 20, 2010
Draft @ Bishops Arms Gustav. Pours a hazy golden color small White head. Has a fruity flowery weak spicy aroma. Fruity malty spicy flowery flavor. Has a fruity flowery bitter finish.

2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 4/20
madmitch76 (14285) - , Essex, ENGLAND - FEB 11, 2012
7th February 2012
On tap at the Craft. Clear gold beer, little white head. Light semi crisp palate. Appley. Very very appley. Pale malt and apples. A little caramel. Semi dry finish. Can’t believe this is right, it’s certainly not drinkable.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Dedollewaitor (13677) - 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.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
Theis (13227) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - JAN 21, 2012
Draught at Ølbaren. Clear golden - white head. Apples. Yeasty. Hay. Sweetness. Phenols. Banana. Candy. Plain. Too yeasty.


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