Brewed by Caledonian (Heineken UK)
Style: Fruit Beer
Edinburgh, Scotland
Serve in Flute, Shaker


on tap


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RATINGS: 24   MEAN: 2.94/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.94/5   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
Cask, Occasional;
This new, pale beer is guaranteed to be more fun than your usual lemon barley and is brewed with hints of natural lemon, complementing the delicate citric hop and malt flavour.

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DanielBrown (4527) - Birmingham (via Leicester), West Midlands, ENGLAND - APR 10, 2011
Hand pulled at the Figure of Eight, Birmingham. A bit of lemon barley, cardboard and some spring water. Fairly dry and a bit refreshing, but I won’t be rushing back. Felt a bit weird in the mouth. Strange.

DruncanVeasey (8260) - Nr NUNEATON, Warwickshire, ENGLAND - APR 7, 2011
The Larry, Nuneaton Lemon squeezed on thistle and oak aroma. Thick oatmeal-and-slate Scottish mouthfeel, TCP dabs, oak, lemon, traces of sappy hop, oak again. Soft, dunked biscuit afters without a dab of butter. Not a note out of place. Could kill this in some quantity. Negligible but in good nick and very pleasant.

tommann (3854) - Dudley, West Midlands, ENGLAND - APR 7, 2011
Cask at the Chequers Inn, JDW, Stourbridge. Pours gold with a small head. Aroma is lemon washing up liquid with some light malt behind. Not much to start with the taste. Thin grassy finish. Certainly not lip smacking.

JohnRMurdoch (4986) - Glasgow, SCOTLAND - APR 5, 2011
Cask @ The Counting House JDW. Strong vegetable aroma. Pale golden colour with a great foamy head. Dry biscuit flavour with a sweet aftertaste. Not getting much fruit here.

downender (8729) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - APR 2, 2011
Cask-conditioned at the Commercial Rooms (JDW), Bristol 30/03/2011. Golden in colour with a decent white head. Sweetish, creamy malt and citrus aroma. Flavour had some lemon drops, bready malts and a short, bitter finish. Ok.

Sigmund (7759) - Tau, NORWAY - APR 1, 2011
Cask conditioned at The Old Yard Tapas Bar, Darlington. Golden colour, low but lasting creamy head. Very moderate aroma, a little fruity hops and pale malts. Soft mouthfeel. Tolerably hoppy flavour, very drinkable.

hughie (3996) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - MAR 31, 2011
Cask at Pilgrims Progress (JDW), Bedford, in ’Spoons Beer Festival ’11. old with a white head. Some sweetness in the aroma. I found the taste was just a vague buttery malt with slight bitterness. Thought this was dull. And where was the lemon?

RichardW (1813) - Carlisle, Cumbria, ENGLAND - MAR 30, 2011
Cask, JDW, Carlisle. Initial impression is very dry, this mellows slightly and it becomes papery. Lemon is detectable, but minimal. Reckon the term ’fruit beer’ is pushing it a bit!

Bullit (4672) - Burgos, SPAIN - MAR 29, 2011
Cask @ Sir John Moore, JDW. Golden colour, white head. Aroma is light malted and citrus. Flavour is light malted, bit hoppy, followed by some dry biscuit, Slightly sour finish.

imdownthepub (14983) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - MAR 28, 2011
Cask conditioned at a wetherspoons. Hazed gold with slight head. This started off with an odd perfumed note, a mix between butterscotch and boiled sweets. A little on the tart side, flowery, drinkable although not greatly enjoyable.

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