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RATINGS: 44   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.2/5   EST. CALORIES: 129   ABV: 4.3%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular. Also available bottled.
Previously known as Kirkstile Gold and some old pumps clips seem to be still in use.

A golden ale at 4.3% made with mainly lager malt and German hops producing a tropical fruit aroma and flavour. Winner of many awards including Champion Golden Ale of Britain 2011.
Tropical fruit aroma and flavour. Mild bitterness combines beautifully with juicy malt.

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3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
redders1974 (1325) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - MAY 20, 2017
On cask at the sun coniston great session ale biscuit hint of citra smooth mouthfeel.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Grumbo (2537) - Ipswich, Suffolk, ENGLAND - APR 21, 2017
From cask at the 26th East Anglian Beer & Cider festival, Bury St Edmunds. Pours bright pale gold colour with a lasting bubbly white head. Aroma of hop, biscuit, light caramel, and tropical fruit. Medium plus sweetness, light bitterness. Toward medium body, slight watery texture, soft carbonation. Finish is dry, and fruity. Very good.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
imdownthepub (14334) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - FEB 13, 2017
Cask conditioned at Fleetwood Beer festival 17. Pale gold with white head. There is a grainy, sweet, cereal character to this from the off, fairly thin on the palate, there is a lemon hint in the flavour. Its okay.

2.9
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Mjp12 (1760) - York, North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - FEB 20, 2016
A fresh tasting Cumbrian golden ale, just enough hop influence to make it interesting, these beers are designed to be glugged after a long walk, pondering your next wainwright!

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
The_Osprey (7812) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 7, 2015
Cask, gravity dispense at the Mulberry, Twickenham as Cumbrian Legendary Loweswater Gold. Dark yellow / orange, clear, still, small bubbly white head. Aroma is biscuity, orange, some fruity sweets like fruit pastilles. Body is light, smooth, low carbonation. Taste is sweet, sugars, light citrus, biscuit malts, touch of butter. Plain but decent enough.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (18927) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - NOV 6, 2015
Gravity dispense at the Mulberry Tree, Twickenham, 06/11/15. Pale golden blonde with a decent off white covering. Nose is light floral notes, citric peel, straw, orange, touch thin. Taste comprises tangerine, straw, melon, bread dough, grassy. Medium bodied, soft carbonation, semi drying close with light grassy bitterness. Ok golde.

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
scotty (1193) - SCOTLAND - SEP 14, 2015
Draught at Queens, Windermere. Nice easy drinking golden beer, not great but its going down a treat :)

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
gegwilson (3645) - North Yorkshire, ENGLAND - AUG 16, 2015
UPDATED: MAR 28, 2016 Cask in the Dog & Gun, Keswick. Straw coloured with a thin white head. Slight citrus aroma. Lemony citrus taste. Nicely bitter finish. A bit washing up liquid, but OK. 5 3 6 3 12 Cash in the Elleray in Bowness on Windermere. Pale blond with a frothy white head. Citrus aroma. The taste has lemony citrus and straw. Dull but quite refreshing. 6 4 6 3 12

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kwik-lime (1895) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 10, 2015
Cask at Sphere in Kendal. Dry, slightly resiny with notes of hay...really pleasant bitter finish. Nice beer.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 14/20
jamesie1857 (2062) - Sheffield, South Yorkshire, ENGLAND - JUN 11, 2015
On cask at Yewdale Hotel, Coniston - Clear straw coloured, thin white head. Nose is citrus and a bit of tropical. Taste is crisp and dry, a bit flowery too. Nice though, but not a patch on what is on offer across the road.


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