AshtonMcCobb (6071) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 21, 2017
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Bottle from Rheged.
Appearance - golden with a decent lacy head.
Nose - light lemon or grapefruit. Malt backdrop. Doesn’t sing of American influence.
Taste - more lemon with mineral note, pithy at the back.
Palate - light bodied with a creamy texture and a long dry finish.
Overall - not a lot of high notes but very balanced.
gegwilson (3575) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 5, 2016
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle from the Post Office in Hawkshead. Golden with a frothy white head. Light citrus aroma. The taste is citrus and light spice. Modrately bitter. Underwhelming, but fine.
RudiMan (9) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 19, 2015 does not count
3.4 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
Draft at Kirkstile Inn. Pale, reddish amber, with good lasting head. Pleasant subtle aroma of hops. Strong flavours of citrus, justifying name. Dry hopped? Recommended.
RichardW (1813) - Carlisle, Cumbria, ENGLAND - APR 2, 2015
3.7 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Bottle Rheged Penrith. Big toffee and spruce aroma, a really lively bitterness to this golden ale. Sharp, spicy hops, background smoke and some blackcurrant in the finish. Lot of love for CLA.
madmitch76 (23681) - , Essex, ENGLAND - MAR 1, 2015
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
18th February 2015
Chelmsford Winter Beer Festival in KEGS. Cask. Bright clear gold beer, small pale cream colour head. Palate is light and reasonably crisp from decent fine carbonation. Smooth pale malts, mildly sweet. Little floralness precedes smooth orange - lemon citrus, turning marmalade and bitter. Finishes smooth with the bitterness getting harsher. Very clean and drinkable.
ManVsBeer (9200) - Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JAN 23, 2015
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Manchester Beer Festival 2015. Blonde with a frothy head. Fully hopped with a sour fruit nose and soured tropical fruits in its taste. There’s some malts involved too.
LwaIPA (30) - Cumbria, ENGLAND - MAR 14, 2014
3.7 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Gravity fed pint at. CAMRA ulverston beer festival 2013. Nose is pine and citrus. Taste is again pine, citrus and floral.
zacgillbanks (4868) - Tyne & Wear, ENGLAND - OCT 12, 2013
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
UPDATED: APR 15, 2016 Bottles from Open All Hours, Keswick. This is a golden beer with citrus fruity hoppy flavours, woody notes and almond and toffee on the finish.
planky84 (2986) - Lee, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAY 27, 2011
3.8 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 8/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 16/20
Cask at the Rake’s ’Cumbrian Beer Festival’. Light gold pour with a white head. Citrus, pear and baked apple aromas. Smooth peach, mango and tropical fruit flavours. Summer fruit vibe. Light fruit finish. Very refreshing indeed.