Brewed by Wychwood (Marstons plc)
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Witney, England


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RATINGS: 568   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.01   EST. CALORIES: 135   ABV: 4.5%
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Bottle: Pasteurised.

A pale golden potion with delicate red hues, WychCraft has a heady burst of fresh citrus aroma derived from three infusions of Styrian golding hops. A sprig of gentle warming malty flavour finishes with a dry biscuit note and a counterpoise of bitterness.
WychCraft’s innovative new recipe includes adding three infusions of Styrian Goldings hops to the copper, to create a highly aromatic brew, bursting with succulent citrus and lime hop character. A light base of delicately flavoured English Fuggles hops, and the use of a lager malt, help retain the signature hop character and create a wonderfully aromatic and fragrant summertime beer. Beguiling to the end.

Hops: Fuggles and Styrians
Malts: Lager and Caramalt.

Only ratings for the bottled version to go here. There is a separate entry for the cask version

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
cattaneopapa (216) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 18, 2014
Bottle 500ml. Aroma: Typical hoppy blonde ale aroma with notes of biscuits. Appearance: It pours a clear transparent golden colour with a little white head. Taste: Citrusy start leads to a well balanced hoppy finish. Medium carbonation. It’s better than your average blonde ale.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Ikerr (5) - - JAN 11, 2014 does not count
Decent nose, nice looking, expected hoppier for "thrice hoped". Overall an OK beer, won’t be spending time trying to find it though.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
sudomorph (783) - Barrie, Ontario, CANADA - JAN 9, 2014
500ml bottle. Pours a clear, golden yellow with a white, one finger head that covers the glass in lacing. Aroma is hoppy with hints of caramel, bread, and a touch of sugar sweetness. Taste is mildly bitter with some bready notes to balance it out. Slight fruity and caramel notes with a short, dry finish. Medium body and carbonation. Clean in the mouth with a slightly prickly carbonation on the tongue. Overall not bad. Could be a bit more flavourful but well worth a try. Cheers!

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Derbeth (420) - Kraków, POLAND - JAN 9, 2014
Bottle. Some herbal hops and malt in the aroma. Light bitterness. Light body, a bit watery, soft carbonation. Decent, but nothing extraordinary.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
jmgreenuk (5302) - Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA - DEC 27, 2013
Bottle courtesy of kermis’ mom. Poured a crystal clear light amber with a thin white head. The aroma is dry dusty yeast and malt. The flavour is weak bitter with a slightly watery weak liqourice bitter palate. Medium bodied with soft carbonation.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
kermis (6058) - The Hague, NETHERLANDS - DEC 27, 2013
Bottle courtesy of my Mum. Pours clear golden with a small off white head. Aroma of malt, grain, caramel. Flavour is light to moderate sweet and bitter. Light bodied with soft carbonation.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Jamedra (611) - Hostivice, CZECH REPUBLIC - DEC 25, 2013
Láhev 500 ml. Aroma je příjemné chmelové, zemité se slabším nádechem citrusů. Pěna je jasně bílá, jemná, vysoká a pomalu mizící. Barva samotného piva je krásná zlatá s lehkým nádechem opálové a velmi lehce kalná. Chuť je sladová s velmi jemným nádechem exotického ovoce a citrusů, okraje jsou jemné s lehkým vanilkovým závojem, finiš je slabě hořký, jemný a celkově doplňující jemnou chuť piva. Vcelku se jedná o velmi dobře pitelné pivo, jemné chuti, vynikající na žízeň a obzvlášť při práci nebo za horkých dnů.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
neur0 (935) - GERMANY - DEC 21, 2013
(Flasche) Es hat eine leuchtend goldgelbe Farbe. ist klar filtriert mit einer fast weißen Schaumkrone. Das Aroma ist blumig, mit Honig und einer stark würzigen Note. Der Geschmack ist schlank, mit einer breiten, kurz starken Bittere, leicht harzig im gaumen raum und prickelnd auf der Zunge.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Vells (848) - Riga, LATVIA - DEC 17, 2013
Medium to light malty, caramel, quite fruity, mostly citrus, decent hops. Sweet, moderate bitter. Quite dry, bit metallic finish. Not bad. Drinkable, but nothing special - see no reason why to take this one more time

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
belgis (231) - LATVIA - DEC 10, 2013
Smells like rubber(!). basement taste,clear, frothy, golden, medium bitterness, lightly sour, light body, thin feel, soft carbonation, bitter,

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