Brewed by York
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
York, England


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RATINGS: 100   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.09/5   EST. CALORIES: 108   ABV: 3.6%
Cask: Regular.
A well balanced, light beer with pale malt character. Crisp and refreshing.

   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 1/20
SilverfoX (840) - Norfolk, ENGLAND - NOV 15, 2014
smells like damp clothes, pale gold with no head. tastes like it smells... absolutely bloody disgusting.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
foxo82 (815) - Bromsgrove (via Leicester), Worcestershire, ENGLAND - AUG 30, 2014
Hand pulled at The Bay Horse Inn, Pickering. Pleasant light and citrus drinkable ale with a short finish. Good session beer.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
gegwilson (2379) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUL 15, 2014
A golden ale with a white head. Quite a sweet and fruity beer. A little washing up liquid plus peach and floral notes. Not for me.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MissPxx (911) - - JUN 20, 2014
Old fruity aroma. Tender and pleasant. Deep golden colour. Unusual clear grassy taste with subtle after hit of hops. Very drinkable. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
SaintMatty (6132) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - APR 26, 2014
Cask (Centurion, Newcastle) - Golden with a white head. Peach, grapefruit and a hint of passion fruit in the aroma. Crisp and refreshing with peach, grapefruit and biscuity malt detected.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
allmyvinyl (7165) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 25, 2014
Cask at Three Legged Mare, York. Pale gold, thin white head. Aromas of lemon and biscuit. Taste is more of the same. Bit thin.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
flying_pig (1251) - SCOTLAND - NOV 7, 2013
Pint on Cask at Guy Fawkes Inn, York, England (£2.80):
Mild on the nose with some bitterness and a few fruity notes that included some citrus. I could detect a little biscuit and a faint malt aroma as well. Not bad and pretty standard for the style.
Clear amber with a thin, creamy white head on top & sits about a quarter cm tall.
Biscuit malts and some bitterness with a light citrus flavour start things off. I got a few earthy hops as well plus a slightly sweet taste coupled with some bread and various fruits, most notably some orange.
Smooth with a medium and creamy body that came with low carbonation and a slight tang from the citrus plus a little sweetness. Overall the palate was quite dry.

A decent cask ale although the low carbonation made it seem flat in places but the flavours coming through made up for this some. I wouldn’t mind picking up a bottle of it at some point in the future if I get the chance.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kerenmk (3467) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - OCT 4, 2013
Cask at the North Riding Hotel, Scarborough, September 2013. Clear golden with white lace. Mild, malty bitter-sweet taste, malt, toast and earthy aroma, light body, malty finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
mr_h (4021) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - SEP 30, 2013
Cask by handpump at State Bar, Glasgow - clear deep golden, thin creamy white head, weak sweet malty aroma, nice film of lacing, toffee, biscuit malt flavour, increasing fruitiness as it goes down, good carbonation, nicely balanced

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
daniele (6901) - ITALY - AUG 20, 2013
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