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Brewed by Hardknott
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Millom, England

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RATINGS: 27   MEAN: 3.2/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.17/5   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Fruity, hoppy aromas lead to a well-balanced middle with hops increasing in the finish.

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3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
kwik-lime (1747) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 6, 2016
Cask at the Antelope in Surbiton. Biscuity malt, slight sweetness but well hopped with a nice bit of citrus. Packs a decent punch for the ABV.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Towey1989 (2011) - Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 17, 2016
Cask at The Earl Grey Inn, Leek. A clear golden colour with a medium white head. Aroma of straw, a little light biscuity malt, some lemon and herbal hops. Taste of straw, light biscuity malts, a little lemon, subtle grapefruit, a hint of yeast and some herbal hops. Light bodied and soft carbonation. A short, dry, herbal hop bitterness in the finish. A nice, pleasant, well balanced golden ale. Lacks a bit of hop bitterness but otherwise sessionable.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
tdtm82 (1700) - Essex, ENGLAND - MAR 17, 2016
Cask. Gravity dispense. The Hop Beer Shop, Chelmsford, 17/3/2016. Golden appearance with white lacing. Aroma of straw, hey, spruce and toffee caramel. Taste is caramel, toffee, lemon drops, soft malts, herbs and spices. A peppery and spicy finish. Clean but traditional. The CAMRA crew will enjoy this!

2.6
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
Hippoman (646) - Durham, ENGLAND - OCT 16, 2015
Cask at The Bishop Langley, Durham, 3.10/pint. Very pale amber beer with a thin, smooth, white head. Slightly sweet, malty nose with hay and caramel detectable. I found the taste a little unpleasant, with dirty, skunky off-flavours and an overbearing grassy character. I may have found it in not good condition but it wasnt one I enjoyed.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
leaparsons (10054) - Wigston, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - AUG 26, 2015
Cask, Peterborough Beer Festival 2015. Pale gold with a bubbly head. Cereal grain with melon and low lemon. Spritzy yeast with grassy notes. Decent if a bit watery.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
HogTownHarry (6379) - Toronto (Harbourfront), Ontario, CANADA - AUG 25, 2015
September 12, 2014 - at Craft Clerkenwell; handpull. Clear slightly brassy gold with minimal white head. Simple aroma - grassy with some catty pungency - ehh (6-). Taste follows, a little more bitterness, but quite light all round (7-). A bit watery, mild at best carbonation with a little fringe acidity - surprisingly longer burnt-bitter grassy finish than I expected; a touch harsh, and a little too thin.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jjsint (2487) - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - MAR 8, 2015
UPDATED: APR 19, 2015 Cask at Hardknott on Track, Millom. Light yellow, very lightly carbonated with some lacing. Light citrus/floral aroma, inconsequential but certainly pleasant. Taste is mostly bitter, with a notable floral sweetness later on. Finish is notably but not sharply bitter. A good beer but everything is a trifle muted. Tastes less strong than 3.8%. Too gentle to be great, but its a good place to start.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
imdownthepub (13563) - Banbury, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - FEB 9, 2015
Cask conditioned at Fleetwood Beer Festival 15. Gold with white head. There is a crisp, biscuity malt body to this carrying a hoppy, citric hop flavour. Zesty and easy on the palate. A pretty decent beer.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
AshtonMcCobb (5646) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - JAN 22, 2015
On cask at the Bow Bar. Appearance - golden with a proportionate head and a slight haze. Nose - lemon and floral. Taste - lemon fruit and pith. Palate - light bodied with a creamy texture and a fairly good finish. Overall - solid if unexciting.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Iznogud (2842) - CROATIA - JAN 4, 2015
Cask at the Philharmonic, Liverpool. Pours golden with white head. Fruit, floral, sweet malty, dryish finish.


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