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Brewed by Harviestoun
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Alva, Central, Scotland

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RATINGS: 858   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39/5   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
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Bottle: Filtered.
"Bottled with approximately 1/3rd less Carbon Dioxide than most beers. This results in a fresher more natural tasting beer. Combines Hallertau Hersbrcker with Challenger. Late hopped with Styrian Goldings, which gives a sharpness like the twist of a lemon."

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3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Taschert (12) - FRANCE - JUL 31, 2016
Bottle 33cl. Gold beer with almost no foam(white). Pine and malts aroma. Refreshing beer with a light bitter end.[07/2016]

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
josanguapo (1371) - SPAIN - MAY 15, 2016
From Labirratorium. In Teku glass. After dinner. Clean, crisp and refrshing, with a profile more close to a good soft lager than an ale. Very sessionable

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   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
MarcinG (698) - Cheshire, ENGLAND - MAY 1, 2016
Butelka 500ml. Zloty kolor. Piana biala mala szybko znikajaca. Aromat cytrusow trawy chmielu i ziaren. W smaku dosc cierpkie. Cytrynowa swiezosc sprawia ze piwo jest bardzo pijalne. Lekko goryczkowy finisz. Niezle

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3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
vidmidia (286) - Vila Velha, BRAZIL - APR 14, 2016
Cor de mel, lmpida. Espuma mdia de mdia durao. Aroma adocicado, ctrico e herbceo. Sabor amargo, ctrico e herbceo, com notas de limo e gramneas. Retrogosto amargo e herbceo.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jrodooo5 (1581) - DOVER, Delaware, USA - APR 9, 2016
Clean and crisp with an odd bitterness in the finish. Pours ok - gold with a thin white head & a tad bit of lacing. The aroma is primarily grainy and malty. The taste is clean until the odd bitter finish. Its not bad for the style but not the greatest overall.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Lloydy (100) - Worcestershire, ENGLAND - MAR 25, 2016
500ml bottle. I didnt find as much aroma as the label led me to believe, but this is a smooth session ale, not bad at all.

3.5
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
dmctaster (85) - Florida, USA - MAR 1, 2016
Golden yellow with a slight haze and a white head. Aroma is critus hops. Taste is bitter and hops. Definitely a pale ale.

3.8
   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerNinjaUK (411) - Wiltshire, ENGLAND - FEB 18, 2016
Bottle from Waitrose. Pours pale yellow with watery white head which rapidly dissipates. Aroma is light with fresh fruitiness - slight tangerine. Taste is fresh with good level of bitterness. Level of carbonation is good, overall a very refreshing and drinkable beer.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Vighals (3542) - Srumsand, NORWAY - FEB 15, 2016
Lys brun klar med to fingre hyt hvitt skum. Lukter fltekaramell og honning. Lett. Stlig karamell i smak. Rene fine smaker. Svrt lett og kort bitterhet i avslutningen.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Oldschool_Mike (363) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - FEB 2, 2016
Bottle into pint glass. Pours a clear straw yellow colour with white head. Aroma is lemony. Taste is bready with a touch of lemon.


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