Garrat (1347) - Suffolk, ENGLAND - APR 24, 2004
UPDATED: JAN 18, 2006 Cask at the East Anglian Beer Festival.A highly drinkable,golden brew with a hoppy,fruity taste.Quite dry in the finish,a nice session ale. Spiesy (2337) - Sydney, Greater London, AUSTRALIA - FEB 9, 2004
Cask Conditioned, at the Wenlock Arms, London. johndoughty (5543) - cheslyn hay, West Midlands, ENGLAND - SEP 1, 2007
Light golden blonde ale with an attractive fine white lacy head. Sulphurous aroma and gorgeous light fruity flavour. This beer went down an absolute treat. Back to back City of Cambridge at the Wenlock Arms, I’ve noticed some other City of Cambridge brews at the Market Porter on the Saturday as well, but alas was unable to stop. 5 rates at the Market Porter on Friday, 5 more potential rates at the Market Porter on Saturday, and 5 rates at the Wenlock Arms yesterday (Sunday). You’ve just got to love London!?
Bottle. Hoppy and very clear.A tastes of citrus lingers and a slight drop of sediment was left at the end. Quite an unusual and interesting bitterness.Easily the best I have tried from this brewery. chriso (21656) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 6, 2004
An extremely palatable golden ale with bags of hops throughout. Not too complex but slips down very easily. Cask (handpump), Cambridge Blue, Cambridge.
leaparsons (10765) - Wigston, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - OCT 8, 2004
Bottled. Golden with a small head. Aromas are sweet juicy and very hoppy - nice. Flavours are soft malts with citrus and more lucious hops. Very moreish. Good stuff.
hughie (3996) - Bedford, Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - JUN 12, 2005
Distinctive hop and honey aroma. Cloudy golden beer with a good, long-lasting white head. Fruit and hops in the taste. Enjoyable beer. imdownthepub (15330) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - APR 12, 2009
Cask conditioned at The Old Bridge Hotel, Huntingdon, Cambs. Greenish gold with white head. Quite a honeyed flavour to the beer with a fullish tangy bitterness, there is a long aftertaste, very decent in cask. JonMoore (2067) - Loughborough, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - MAY 5, 2006
Bottle conditioned. Darkish golden colour with a large white head. Aroma is hops and oranges. The taste is hoppy and citrusy with a hoppy dry finish. Light bodied. Good session beer I suspect. BlackHaddock (7674) - Shropshire, ENGLAND - APR 11, 2012
500ml Brown bottle, best before the end of May 2012, poured into a UK pint sleeve July 2011.
Lovely bright, light amber/orange body, clean and clear. On top a snow white foaming head.
Good hoppy smell, both floral and citrusy spicey. No malt aromas, but I found hints of yeast esters within those hop smells.
The flavours within the taste were a blend of various hops and unobtrusive malts which came together very, very well.
The body appears a little watery, but this isn’t a strong UK beer and it can be allowed to have a thin-ish depth of body. It doesn’t take away any of it’s drinkability one iota.
Would love to try this in cask form if I ever come across it, I will.
Ungstrup (38384) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - AUG 8, 2003
[Cask at GBBF 2003] The aroma is very hoppy. The color is light amber and it has a small bubbly disappearing head. The flavor starts on a hoppy note turning straw-malty and slightly sweet. It ends on a great aroma hop note with a slight dry bitterness.