Brewed by Yukon Brewing Company
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Whitehorse, Canada


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The lighter beer of our two offerings, this ale was designed to be an almost "non-ale". It is golden in colour, brilliantly clear, and clean across the palate. The mix of 4 malts still provides subtle character in the body, and the addition of malted wheat provides a slight, but characteristic citrusy finish. Hopped with noble Saaz and Golding, the bitter is barely perceptible, but mild hop flavours linger in the after-taste; the dry, clean finish provides a refreshing perk at the back of the palate. The full package mimics the classic milds of the British Isles, with a bit of Yukon spirit, just to make sure you remember what part of the world you're in!

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
fonefan (34434) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUN 14, 2014

Can 12fl.oz. @ cgarvieuk [ Lets do a chrisO Tasting ], Edinburgh, Scotland.

[ As Yukon Gold ].
Clear medium yellow color with a small to average, frothy, fair lacing, mostly diminishing, white head. Aroma is moderate malty, pale malt, light grain, light grass - floral. Flavour is moderate sweet with a average duration, pale malt. Body is medium to light, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft. Not much is going on here ! [20140315]

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Stuu666 (1735) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUN 5, 2014
Can at Craig’s. Pours golden yellow, sweet dry toffee, light floral fruitiness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Lonick (781) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 11, 2014
@ The Lets do a Chris O tasting. Pours amber, some grass on the nose but nothing else. Bland taste other than bread/yeast heavy bread like lager, not for me.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
allmyvinyl (2941) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 16, 2014
Can at Craig’s. Pours clear golden yellow, thin white head. Aromas of grassy hops and lemon. Taste is much the same, with light bready malt. Light bitterness on the finish. Not bad.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BenH (2200) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 15, 2014
Can. Yellow with white head. Grassy bready aroma. Similar taste, bready lager. Fairly clean. Ok

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
cgarvieuk (14082) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - MAR 15, 2014
can at home ... at the Lets do a Chris O tasting...golden yellow .... thin white head ... light dry floral ... dry grassy nose ... dry grassy fruits ... spoft floral lemon

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jcwattsrugger (11076) - Florida and, New Jersey, USA - JAN 26, 2014
12oz can-trade with SHIG thanks!-offwhite-hazy dk gold. A-orange/tea, bready med malt. T-herbal/orange hops, med malt-bready/caramel. Semidrying finish.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kliggerwar (115) - - DEC 29, 2013
Its a good beer. Probably the best beer North of 60 in are great country. I lived in Whitehorse YK and we used to go to a bar called Skyjackers and drink Yukon Gold in what they called Thundermugs which were schooners. Great fond memories of the people I met there and the beer I drank. There is nothing abrasive about this beer its clean and light on the palate. Many enjoyable sessions can be had drinking this.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
mar (4790) - Dallas, Texas, USA - NOV 22, 2013
Gold pour, white head. Nose is malts, earth, grain, and water. Thin palate, wet cardboard, grain, malts, not too appealing.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
jake65 (2595) - Williston, North Dakota, USA - OCT 5, 2013
Can, courtesy of SHIG – thanks! A vigorous pour yields a finger of foamy off-white head atop a dark gold (closely resembles honey) body. Nose is sweet, malty, and light grass. Tastes sweet too. Malty, grass, and corn syrup. Just a little grassy in the finish to give it a light crispness. A little more body than most in this style. I found it to be refreshing.

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