overall
40
69
style
Brewed by Butcombe
Style: Bitter
Wrington, England
Serve in English pint

bottling
unknown

on tap
available

Regional Distribution

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RATINGS: 70   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.05/5   EST. CALORIES: 132   ABV: 4.4%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular.
A refreshing golden bitter brimming with characternot to mention citrus hops and fruit. Made with 100% Maris Otter malt, and brewed using a single variety hopEnglish Fuggles. A malty fresh vitality gives way to a full bittersweet finishpure Gold!

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3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Fatehunter (2449) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - NOV 3, 2016
Pours a finger of head on a clear straw body. Aroma is fruits and mild grain. Taste has a nice stone fruit flavor with mild bitter. Texture is soft.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
redders1974 (1156) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - JUL 16, 2016
On cask bolton cricket clubgolden lasting head good lacing good malts on this malty/bitter finish

2.2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
Brandman (2927) - Helsinki, FINLAND - APR 14, 2016
Cask. Just comments and numerals due to social interaction. Fudge, bisquit, nuts, earth

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
SarkyNorthener (4276) - West Bromwich (Yorkshire Expat), West Midlands, ENGLAND - NOV 19, 2015
[email protected] Inn, Lichfield. Golden beer with medium head. Aroma is malts. Taste is malts, some hop bitterness, grass and a hint of butter. OK.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
s_hartshorne (2714) - wakefield, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - NOV 7, 2015
Cask samuel smiths corby!!! Amber thin head lace. Aroma toffee malts taste same some fruits lifht hoppy bitter finish ok body. Ok at best.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Stuu666 (11957) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - NOV 7, 2015
Cask at the Guildford arms. Pours clear golden, nose is cereal, toffee, taste is sweet toffee, cereal, grainy, floral.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Towey1989 (2234) - Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 28, 2015
Cask at The Roebuck, Leek (Titanic) A clear deep golden colour with a medium white head. Aroma of caramel, some fruit, slight biscuit and subtle earthy hops. Taste is similar of caramel, maybe butterscotch, some biscuit, slight fruit and subtle earthy hops. Light bodied and soft carbonation. A soft, earthy hop bitterness in the finish. Not a lot to say about this beer, boring but drinkable.

3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
teorn88 (7472) - Out of the EU, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 14, 2015
Cask at JDW CW, London. It pours a clean rich golden color with a small off-white head. Aroma is grainy and starchy, with light biscuit and bread notes. Taste has more grains, starch, biscuit, light grass and earth. Closes bitter. Light to medium bodied with good carbonation. Overall, unexciting

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
allmyvinyl (9949) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - OCT 6, 2015
Cask at the Woodrow Wilson, Carlisle. Pours clear golden amber with a thick white head. Aromas of light malt, faint honey biscuit. Taste is light sweet, more honey notes, light butterscotch. Sweet finish.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
fonefan (46673) - VestJylland, DENMARK - SEP 29, 2015

Cask (handpump) @ GBBF 2014, Great British Beer Festival, London Olympia, Hammersmith Road, London, England W14 8UX.

[ As Butcombe Gold ].
Clear medium amber yellow color with a small to average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting to diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, hay, pale malt, light vomit. Flavor is moderate sweet and light bitter with a long duration, sweet malt, fruity. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft to flat. [20140813]


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