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Brewed by Allendale
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Hexham, England

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unknown

on tap
available

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RATINGS: 50   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.07/5   EST. CALORIES: 120   ABV: 4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Also available bottled.
A top quality blonde beer made using only Marris Otter pale malt to give a light and refreshing clean taste. Moderately hopped with Challenger and delicate New Zealand Hallertau hops. This is the perfect easy drinking beer for hot summer days!

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3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Scopey (14215) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 6, 2013
Bottle at Langley Castle. It pours clear golden yellow with a small white head. The nose is clean, doughy, honey, leaf and a touch of metal. The taste is clean, crisp, citrus, mild bitterness, dough, honey and grass with a crisp, dry finish. Medium body and moderate carbonation. Good clean, crisp golden ale. Decent.

2.7
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
motelpogo (7705) - Plzen, CZECH REPUBLIC - SEP 29, 2013
on cask at the 1/2way house. simple golden ale with a light woody mustiness, hints of weeds and modest bitterness

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
Idiosynkrasie (7309) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - SEP 9, 2013
500ml bottle. Clear golden colour with small to average, frothy to creamy, half-way lasting, minimally lacing, white head. Grainy aroma, hoppy overtones with a fruity touch of pale berries. Taste is grainy and minimally strawy, minimally chalky, cautious fruity hints of pale berries; dry, strawy and chalky finish, light body.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
stravale (3019) - Near Carrick-on-Shannon, IRELAND - SEP 1, 2013
Cask @ Diggers, Edinburgh [210813]
Light yellow, clear, dense white head
Aroma - Soft sweet fruits, slight spicy hop, some citrus lemon hops
Taste - Some floral hops, some soft cereals, light fruits, easy going, refreshing
Palate - Light body, little oily, touch soapy mouthfeel, soft bitter sweet palate. Finish - some soft cereals, slightly aromatic and floral hops, good finish.
Overall - More interesting than the standard golden ale, very refreshing, easy session ale, top notch condition

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
nulptr (114) - SCOTLAND - AUG 19, 2013
cask at Dagda. light fruit, bitter Challenger hops, biscuit flavours, I dont love it, dont hate it.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
harrisoni (18214) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - JUL 19, 2013
Cask gravity at Kent BF 2013. Hazy gold lasting white head. Soapy hoppy beer. Its ok some interesting hop flavour. Some kind of antipodean hop I guess. Interesting.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
cgarvieuk (23879) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JUL 2, 2013
Cask at malt n hops ...golden yellow. .. Small white head .. soft fruits .. mellow toffee nose ... soft toffee fruits ... so so

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
dynamiteninja (1846) - Norfolk, ENGLAND - DEC 3, 2012
Cask conditioned at the Ralph Fitz Ranfal (jdw), Richmond.Dense white Yorkshire sparkler head. Golden body. Hoppy with lemon, citrus and doughy notes, grass, bubblegum, washing up liquid, a little spice, white sherbet. Bitter. Dry finish.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
johndoughty (5369) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - OCT 22, 2012
Bottle.Golden with a clear medium body.Slightly hoppy with some bitterness.Pleasant but nothing exceptional.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
hrothgar950 (141) - Mabelvale, Arkansas, USA - JUN 13, 2012
On cask at Travellers Rest in Slaley. Clean aroma, creamy off-white head, clear golden color. Refreshing, smooth malty mouthfeel, evident hoppiness with biscuity back notes. Solid middle of the road summer ale.


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