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Wold Top Scarborough Fair IPA

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Brewed by Wold Top
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Driffield, England

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RATINGS: 67   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.27   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
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Strong and well hopped for the voyage sending IPA from the Wolds to the World. Interestingly brewed with a pale Wold grown malt base, a triple hop blend and Maize for the head retention. Such triple hopped beers need hot full flavoured foods to accompany them!


3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
JonMoore (1896) - Loughborough, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - NOV 30, 2014
Bottle. Golden with slim white head. Hoppy aroma. Quite drinkable, citrusy flavours, some pine, medium body, pleasant bitter finish. Nice.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
bulldogops (1108) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - NOV 29, 2014
Rating #1071 - May 2, 2014 - @Beerblast event in the Hangar! - 6%. Clear golden pour with a weak, white head that bubbles away to a ring. Aroma is strong with hoppy overtones, not citrusy, but piney, and earthy. Taste is more of the same, dry hops (resinous, piney stickyness) and toasted bread dough malts dominating the flavour, with a hint of sweetness. Definitely a british style IPA, but the finish isnt overly dry, but balanced and satisfying. Delicious - and decidedly better than most of the gluten free offerings out there.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Sad24 (138) - GREAT YARMOUTH, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 23, 2014
The gluten free shop in hellsedon barns...decent, a bit hoppy in the citrusy fruit direction...definitely an ok beer

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mr_Pink_152 (1028) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - NOV 23, 2014
500ml bottle from Sainsbury’s. Pale golden colour with white head. Hoppy aroma, with a citrusy fruit taste, very drinkable, considering the high alcohol.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Crit (3393) - Surrey, British Columbia, CANADA - OCT 17, 2014
Sparklingg gold,small white head.Small bead.Fruity hop nose.peacy/apricot malt palate,medium hop finish.Pleasant !!

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
markoijelena (675) - Belgrade, SERBIA - SEP 26, 2014
Bottle 0.5l at the Great British Weekend event Belgrade Serbia.Pour it clear golden colour with small white head.Taste and aroma is quite dry, malt, hops, fruits, herbs and citrus.Good one.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
minutemat (1878) - Ford, Shropshire, ENGLAND - SEP 24, 2014
500ml bottle from a farm shop near Scarborough. Surprisingly fruity blond with a touch of pine and a sprightly bitter linger. Very nice.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lagerboy (1322) - British Columbia, CANADA - SEP 21, 2014
500 ml bottle. Mostly clear orange yellow, off-white foam vanishes. Aroma is slightly noble, bready, fruity. Not too fruity dull corny pale malt taste, light noble hops, some citrus. Soft-flat carbonation, lighter bodied. Not the blandest British blonde, drinkable. LBW (Lagerboys Be Wary)

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ogivlado (5882) - Zagreb, CROATIA - SEP 20, 2014
Bottled 500ml. -from www.beershop.hr Pale golden coloured, small white head, mild hoppy nose. Moderate malty (light toasted), honeyish fruity hoppy with some notes of herbs and spices. Bitterish/sweet finish. Rather average one.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
luttonm (2419) - Seattle, Washington, USA - SEP 16, 2014
Bottle shared at the "Great British Weekend" event in Belgrade. Soft yellow, small white head. Sweet, rich pine hops, very well balanced. Green hops, soft fruit, green apple, grapes.


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