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


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RATINGS: 187   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.13   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 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Idiosynkrasie (5179) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - OCT 2, 2013
500ml bottle. Minimally cloudy golden colour with small to average, frothy, half-way lasting, minimally lacing, white head. Fruity aroma has notes of gooseberry, elderflower, lemon zest. Taste is pale malty, minimally strawy and husky, hints of lemon, lemon zest, some gooseberry. Refreshing, light summer ale.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Niall73 (2286) - Greater London, ENGLAND - SEP 27, 2013
Bottle bb 03/15. Pours a clear gold colour. Aroma is a bit pissy with some lemon and a light maltiness. Light body, a bit thin. Big carbonation. Light and crisp with lemon being the main hoppy flavour. A bit boring really. Mild bitterness. Fine. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
yngwie (15630) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - SEP 17, 2013
Bottle. A lighlty hazy golden beer topped by a dense, white head. Weak flowerey aroma with citrus notes. The flavor too is quite flowery, with some citrus and a malty hint. Medium body, dry on the palate. Some bitterness chimes in towards the else quite flowery finish. A rather boring one, and perhaps a bit too much elderflower focused beer, but it slakes the thirst and goes down easily. 121130

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 1/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 16/20
ciaranc (1102) - Dublin, IRELAND - SEP 15, 2013
500ml bottle. Cloudy pale yellow, no activity in the glass, thin head goes on the blink of the eye. Looks awful. Grain and honey in the aroma, touches of summer fruit. Flavour is pleasant, bright fruity notes. Flat carbonation, light to medium body. Fruity malt finish. Decent.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
mr_h (3896) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - SEP 8, 2013
500ml bottle courtesy of JohnRMurdoch - clear golden, thin white head, floral fruity aroma, thin white head, fruity, lemon, elderflower, light, thin texture, refreshing

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
allmyvinyl (7036) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - SEP 8, 2013
500ml bottle shared at home. Pours golden yellow with good white head. Aromas of biscuit, flowers, and butterscotch. Big flower taste coming through. and the malt disappears, leading to a light hop bitterness. Refreshing and easy drinking.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
andriesradu (609) - ROMANIA - AUG 24, 2013
50cl. Pours clear golden with a moderate white head. Aroma is sweet, heavy elderflower, malty. Flavor is sweet, light to moderate bitterness with a average duration, elderflower.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
visionthing (3782) - Oslo, NORWAY - JUL 25, 2013
50cl bottle. Pours slightly hazy pale golden with a rather small white head. Weak malty and hoppy aroma with citrus, hints of fruits and vegetables and some floral notes. Medium sweet with some acidity and a light bitterness in the finish. Fairly light body with average carbonation. A bit watery and weak in flavour, not my choice of summer beer.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
garthicus (2814) - Dublin, IRELAND - JUL 2, 2013
Bottle. Appearance: quite a vibrant yellow. Medium pure white head. Aroma: grassy, soapy, a little citrus, floral with a slight freshly cut wood aroma. Flavour: Soapy again with a nice citrus and floral flavour, quite a lot of carbonation, mildly hoppy finish. A good summer drinking beer.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
tasurinchi (19) - ROMANIA - JUL 1, 2013
Medium sweetness, medium to light bitterness, light body, thin feel, average carbonation. Elder and citrus aromas. Light ale, not a masterpiece, but very nice for hot summer days.

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