Brewed by Williams Brothers (Heather Ales)
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Alloa, Clackmannanshire, Scotland


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RATINGS: 185   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.12   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
Bottle: Filtered.
A bright, golden summer ale brewed with a blend of Belgian pale malt, Cascade and Bobek hops with a late infusion of fresh elderflowers and lemon zest. Fruity, aromatic and deliciously refreshing.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Renobob (1187) - Besançon, FRANCE - NOV 11, 2014
Bue en bouteille de 50cl. Blonde clair, nez très aromatique. Au palais on retrouve du houblon, de la fleur blanche, une pointe d’agrume. Plaisant.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Iznogud (1549) - CROATIA - NOV 5, 2014
Bottle, 500 ml at the Maggie May’s, Glasgow. Pours yellow with medium white head. Fruit, citrus, floral, light hoppiness. Drinkable, body could be bigger.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BrunoSanchez (185) - Fermo, ITALY - OCT 28, 2014
Ale bionda con schiuma consistente bianca. Al naso floreale e fruttata. In bocca corpo medio leggero e ben bilanciata. Il sapore luppolato rinfresca il palato senza lasciare sensazione amara. Finale pulito. Si tratta di una biona birra dissetante ma niente di che.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
wiosna (387) - - OCT 3, 2014
0,5 pullo Stockmann Herkku. Kirkas kullankeltainen. Tuoksussa hedelmäisyyttä, ylikypsää hedelmää, humalaa, jopa hiukan vaniljaa. Maussa humalaa, mallasta, ruohoa, hedelmää, vaaleaa leipää.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dnicolaescu (1285) - Chișinău, MOLDOVA - OCT 1, 2014
BOTTLE 50 CL. Look: clear golden, smallish white head. Aroma: flower - roses, sweet fruit, honey sweetness, a touch of hop resins. Taste: fruity, honey sweet, less flowery and more tart/astringent hops (is it the elderflower?), low to moderate bitter and fruity sweet finish. Simple, but well done beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ambro206 (272) - ITALY - SEP 21, 2014
Discreta birra. Bilanciata, beverina, piacevole. Le note del luppolo si uniscono alle scorza di limone per un risultato decisamente citrico ma apprezzabile.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Borresteijn (5418) - Zaandam, NETHERLANDS - SEP 13, 2014
50cl bottle, tfs J&R! Hazy golden colour, white head. Aroma is floral, malty, citrus. Flavour follows, nice bitter finish with some elderflower. Light-bodied. Nice floral golden ale.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
thmsboyd (112) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - AUG 28, 2014
Bottle BBE Jan 2016. Slightly earthy aroma, perhaps a touch of butyric; floral. Clear, golden appearance with a reasonable , frothy head. Very dry to taste with definite earthiness. A touch of sweetness but mainly bitter. Medium-bodied with a bone-dry texture. Moderately-carbonated for this style of ale. Lingering herbal notes

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
peponi (789) - Krakow, POLAND - AUG 18, 2014
Aroma: citrus, herbs and floral notes. Appearance: hazy straw color, nice white head. Taste: medium bitterness (herbs, white skin of grapefruit), herbs and floral notes, watery and slightly empty. Palate: low body and medium carbonation, bitter finish. Overall: Quite good golden ale. For me herbs are overwhelming, but still this beer is quite refreshing.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
sharkydodson (632) - St. Petersburg, RUSSIA - AUG 7, 2014
hoppy aroma with shades of citrus and pine... the taste is malty with notes of lemon and spices... smooth hoppy bitterness... dry bitter aftertaste... nice summer ale...

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