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

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RATINGS: 860   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.39/5   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
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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3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
mario_giri (255) - SWITZERLAND - DEC 9, 2015
Kurzreview via untappd: Tut was der Stil sagt. Fr mich msste die caramellige Ssse nicht sein. Aber sehr sffig und gut bitter fr sub 5%

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
markoijelena (2938) - Belgrade / Amsterdam, SERBIA - NOV 6, 2015
Bottle 0.33l from the Great British Weekend New Edition Belgrade Serbia.Taste 23.09.2015.Pour it clear orange color with small white head.Aroma quite grainy.Taste of grains, lemon, fresh, fruity note againg, ok carbonation.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
altonbrownd (5898) - Chevy Chase, Maryland, USA - OCT 31, 2015
1/29/2010 9:38:41 AM Bottle from Bierkoning. Pale golden body with thin head. Bitter nose. Spicy flavour with buttery malt. Nice texture and finish.

3.8
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
NallePalle (576) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - OCT 5, 2015
Bottle, OConnors, Uppsala. Well balanced, smooth, hints of toffee, caramel.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
nickd717 (4495) - Sofia, BULGARIA - OCT 3, 2015
500ml bottle. Bright clear golden color with a lasting white head. Grassy, grainy, leafy aroma. The flavor is distinctly British, with wet leaves, crisp pale malt, and a somewhat bitter finish. Lower end on the carbonation with a light, drinkable feel. Good for what it is.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Ysok02 (1311) - Mons, BELGIUM - AUG 31, 2015
Une blonde facile, trs fruite et lgre, agrable pour dmarrer une soire.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mrjez (563) - Osaka, JAPAN - AUG 16, 2015
Bottle from Hankyu Kitahanada. L: pours an orangey gold with little head. S: I get a sweet biscuity malt first up. Notes of citrus and freshly cut flowers comes through. T: quite lemony with a malt sweetness. F: very easy to drink, light on the palate, nice fizz and a lingering tang. O: wouldnt seek out again, but wouldnt turn it down. Light, pleasant and refreshing.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Hippoman (646) - Durham, ENGLAND - AUG 5, 2015
500ml Bottle from Tesco, Whaley Bridge, Derbyshire. Pleasant summery golden beer with plenty of citrusy, grapefruit tartness.

3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
aleksander9 (1535) - Oslo, NORWAY - AUG 5, 2015
From bottle. Citrus, pilsner and smell English fruity yeast. Sweet, crisp and fruity finish. Overall: nice!

4.1
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
hirvela (9) - FINLAND - JUL 29, 2015 does not count
One of my all time favorites. Nice hops, bitterness but sweets and citrus in the after taste.


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