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

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RATINGS: 566   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.

Ingredients:
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


tampierre's rating

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
tampierre (848) - Pilsen, - MAR 24, 2013
Bottled ; Devon ; UK ; Citrus,floral,grass and light caramel aroma ; Golden color with bigger head ; Lighter sweet and medium bitter taste ; Bitter finish ; Lighter body ; Very pleasant beer.


3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
GenkiGonzo (364) - Kyoto, JAPAN - NOV 7, 2014
Bottle from Yamaya. Hazy gold, decent lacing. Aroma has dough with light floral hops. Dry floral, fruity finish.

1.9
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 5/20
SilverfoX (408) - Norfolk, ENGLAND - NOV 6, 2014
dough, cereal, banana aromas from a pale gold body with white lacing on top. really sweet... overly sweet. like a kids breakfast cereal. not sure ill be able to drink all of it.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
tinylightsrecs (246) - - OCT 19, 2014
Bottle from Center Parcs Woburn. A nice tangy, fruity blonde beer. Good lasting flavour, well-balanced, very nice all round

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
alexsdad06 (5877) - Ohio, USA - SEP 8, 2014
Bottle from old backlog notes. Pours a clear yellow golden color with a medium sized fluffy off white head. The aroma and flavor have biscuity malt, floral notes, light citrus, lightly toasted, some butterscotch character, very average stuff.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
eastkenttom (37) - herne bay, Kent, ENGLAND - AUG 30, 2014
Oh yes! Served nicely chilled and you have a winner. Been waiting to try this a while and think it’s a very good drink, tasty and lasting in flavour. Cheers!

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
VT (1666) - Quebec City, Quebec, CANADA - AUG 27, 2014
500 ml bottle. Pours a veiled pale goldenish straw with a short lived white head. Flavor is pale malt, cereal. Finish has hints of fruits, somewhat dry. Lingering fruits, some citrus notes. Light to medium body, average carbonation. Rather generic, if it not for the slightly fruity hops in it.

3.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Danev76 (506) - AUSTRALIA - JUL 27, 2014
Fruity aroma. Cloudy golden colour with excellent head. Slightly malty flavour. Light body, slightly creamy with excellent head.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
VastActiv (3072) - Oulu, FINLAND - JUL 20, 2014
Bottle from local market, Helsinki. Originally rated 31072012. Colour is clear golden with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Grain and malts.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tom303 (90) - Northumberland, ENGLAND - JUL 17, 2014
Deep gold colour thin tight head. big malty caramel sweetness balanced with full bitter orange fruitiness - delicious

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
allmyvinyl (4223) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 11, 2014
500ml bottle at home. Pours clear pale gold, thick white head. Aromas are mostly cereal. As is the taste. Not great.


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