RateBeer
overall
48
80
style
Brewed by Williams Brothers (Heather Ales)
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Alloa, Clackmannanshire, Scotland

bottled
common

on tap
unknown

Broad Distribution

Add Distribution Data
RATINGS: 169   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09   SEASONAL: Summer   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
Share this beer with friends!
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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.


onystrom's rating

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
onystrom (1321) - Magellan Hunter! - Skanderborg, - JAN 2, 2012
Bottle 4.3%. Clear yellow color with small head. Nice hoppy aroma. Nice flavor of elder flower. Palate too watery.


2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Galvatron (2) - SCOTLAND - DEC 21, 2014 does not count
Bottled. Golden in colour with a good head. Taste is hoppy yet fruity with some herbs thrown in too. Clean and crisp.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 8/20
weordie (105) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - DEC 19, 2014
Pours golden with a thick white head. Aroma of crisp citrus and hay. Smooth creamy palate but a weak taste like lager.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Stuu666 (3570) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 10, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours golden, nose is pineapple, floral, taste is sweet, toffee, fruity, not quite as good as the cask.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
rikstar (921) - NETHERLANDS - DEC 6, 2014
0,5l fles bij jeroen. Goudgeel met een Witte kraag. Geur en smaak zijn hoppig met grad en citrus. Nice

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Renobob (875) - 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.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Iznogud (888) - 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.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
BrunoSanchez (141) - 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.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
wiosna (269) - - 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.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
dnicolaescu (945) - 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.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ambro206 (148) - 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.


We Want To Hear From You



Join us! RateBeer is made by beer enthusiasts for the craft beer community. Your basic membership is free and allows you to read all beer ratings. Click here to create your account... and give your opinion!

Join Us »



Page    1  2 3 4 » 17


Tick this beer

for your profile
  • Currently 0/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Events
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50