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Brewed by Wold Top
Style: Specialty Grain
Driffield, England
Serve in Shaker, Tumbler

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RATINGS: 76   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.78   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Bottle Conditioned, Occasional;
4.5% ABV Britain’s first Gluten Free Beer (gluten 5.1ppm) smooth creamy, good head and full flavoured indistinguishable from a normal bitter! Also suitable for vegans


2.8
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Dorqui (2083) - Brescia, ITALY - SEP 1, 2013
Bottled 0,50L. Blond dark color, medium limpid aspect with a moderate bubbly presence and a disceet head resistance. Fresh malty and grains aroma, notes of soft caramel and little citrus nose. Medium smooth taste, good grains and cereals bitter end.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 11/20
prawlie (1082) - Berkshire, ENGLAND - JUL 2, 2013
500 mL bottle into a pint glass. Golden, gassy, with very little head. Smells a bit ’Burton’. Light, quite refreshing with just a hint of citrus. Smooth and perfectly drinakable, but lacks depth.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
BlackHaddock (3484) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - JUL 1, 2013
500ml Bottle conditioned: BBD 1 Nov 2013. Poured slowly into a UK pint sleeve on 1 Jul 2013 at home with the new puppy. No sediment appeared to leave the bottle: bright and light golden colour, very pale actually. On top a full and fairly deep foam white covering. Plenty of carbonisation bubbles rising through the clear body. The nose is mild malts and a un-malt-like sweetness from something, fruity esters too. Oddly enough it also had a grainy aroma despite it’s name. Strange taste: candid fruit peel sort of taste but not as sweet, watery body feel and a metallic twang to the aftertaste. Can’t say I really enjoyed it.

2.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 7/20
ClubGonzo (3854) - Bergen, NORWAY - JUN 30, 2013
Bottle from Lerøy Mat Galleriet, Bergen, shared with Foffern. Pours a light golden body with a tiny white head. Aroma is citric peel, sweet grape sugar tablets and hints of pale malts. Taste is herbal grassy notes, citric peel, hints of pale malts and metallic grains. Medium to light body, medium carbonation. Middle-of-the-road stuff, this one.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Foffern (1150) - Bodø, NORWAY - JUN 2, 2013
Bottle shared with ClubGonzo. The beer has a very light straw colour and very little foam and is pretty carbonated. The aroma is dominated by sour fruit peel, dextrose, slightly cooked vegetables and straw. The taste is slightly sweet with more touch of pale malt, hops and slightly tart and dry finish. Have a light and watery mouthfeel and a light to medium bitterness. A bit strange and weak beer, and seems a bit unbalanced.

2.5
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
Arve_Christian (2984) - Oslo, NORWAY - MAY 18, 2013
On bottle from Meny Løren. Golden color, good foam. Mostly aromas of boiled vegetables , some strange aromas Light body & complexity . Good bitterness. Ok beer

2.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
garthicus (2655) - Dublin, IRELAND - MAY 12, 2013
Bottle. Appearance: light orange, dirty white thin head. Aroma: caramel, vanilla, so sweet, bananas, kind of skunky. Odd. Flavour: quite hoppy for a moment but then almost instantly makes way for sweetness, lots of malt, lots of carbonation, a decent bitterness that has a banana like flavour running through it. Medium length malty finish.

1.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 2/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 5/20
Inbreak (1883) - Loddefjord, NORWAY - MAY 10, 2013
UPDATED: FEB 23, 2014 08.05.2013, 0,5l bottle shared with friends @ home:
Lett frisk lukt med preg av lys malt, humle, korn, mais, høy, mandelessens, ugras. Lett tørr smak med preg av lys malt, humle, oppvaskvatn, høy, våt papp, mais, litt korn. Middels bitterhet som set litt. Dårlig.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
BeerandBlues2 (9400) - Hanover, Maryland, USA - MAY 7, 2013
Bottle at Calgary Beer Fest. Pours clear yellow/gold with a medium, fizzy white head, medium-short retention with good lacing. Aroma is cedar, tea and biscuit malt, sorghum, peach and pear fruity esters with minty hops. Flavor is honey/sorghum, fruity esters, medium hops, light bitterness and a sweet finish. Light body and medium carbonation.

2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Mysan_brewing (58) - - APR 30, 2013
Light golden, small white head. Smell is aromatic citrus and a hint of sweetness. Taste follows up on the citrus taste. Nice mild bitterness. A desent bitter. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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