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style
Brewed by Mallinsons
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Huddersfield, England

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unknown

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available

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RATINGS: 44   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.56/5   EST. CALORIES: 114   ABV: 3.8%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask & bottle conditioned; Occasional. Originally Beer #51, Now That’s What I Call Hops series No 2 (at 3.7%).
A golden coloured ale, with a lovely citrusy grapefruit nose, a hoppy citrus taste followed by a similar finish.

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3.9
Lore (2671) - Budapest, HUNGARY - MAR 30, 2017
Slightly opalescent golden colour, moderate sized creamy off-white head; aroma of grapefruit, peach, some grape, and biscuit notes; taste is the same with significant bitterness; easy to drink and refreshing

3.5
john44 (3078) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 4, 2017
Gravity Cask Half Pint at Craft 100 Festival at Craft Beer Co, Clapham, London in April 2014 - Yellowy Gold in colour. Very Fruity; zesty grapefruit citrus, tropical fruit. Hoppy; piney hops. Bitter citrus and tropical fruity throughout. Increasingly bitter into the dry finish. Very tasty for low ABV. Decent. (2014-04-05)

3.5
ndburns (190) - Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - AUG 27, 2016
Half Pint on keg at Cheltenham Real Ale Festival. Pours a clear gold with a small white head. Hoppy aroma, hints of citrus. Bitter throughout, grapefruit, floral.

3.1
redders1974 (1403) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - DEC 19, 2015
Decent easy drinking sweet grapefruit and nice aster taste. On tap at the Baum rochdale.

3.4
ThirstyBird (2917) - Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - OCT 2, 2015
At St Albans Real Ale Festival, pours a clear golden colour. The smell is white wine, lightly toasted malt, a bit fruity. The taste is dry, toasted malt, white wine ending quite dry. Light in body with mild carbonation.

3.4
niquillis (2679) - Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - JUL 9, 2015
Cask at Hopinn, Newcastle Under Lyme. Pours golden amber with off white froth. Nicely hopped, single hop golden. Some citrus, not too bitter. Decent.

3.5
Towey1989 (2719) - Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - JUL 4, 2015
Cask at The Holy Inadequate, Etruria. A clear golden colour with a thin white head. Aroma of grapefruit, peach, some grape and floral hops. Taste of grapefruit, peach, some orange, slight berry fruitiness and floral hops. Light bodied and a soft carbonation. A dry, crisp, grapefruit bitterness in the finish. A citrusy, hoppy golden ale. Punches well above it strength, really nice.

3.9
androman (2292) - Maarssen, NETHERLANDS - MAY 11, 2015
50cl bottle at home from beerritz.co.uk. Body is clear pale, head is small, white, mostly diminishing, good lacing. Nose is orange, flavor is honey, floral, parfume, grapefruit. Medium to heavy sweet, light bitter. Finish is long lasting hoppy heavy bitter, watery sidetaste. Light to medium body, thin texture, average carbonation. Easy, very refreshing, excellent fade from sweet taste to bitter finish.

3.9
ladnewton (1937) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 20, 2015
Cask at the Southampton Arms on 5th April 2015. Just-off-clear blonde with off-white decaying head and part lacing. Fruity aroma and liquid with grapefruit and grassiness, the latter of which dominates an increasingly bitter finish. Light texture and body. A fine ale from Mallinsons.

3.5
Stuu666 (13123) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - FEB 18, 2015
Bottle at home. Pours golden amber, nose is grapefruit, orange, taste is similar, juicy fruit.


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