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

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unknown

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RATINGS: 47   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.53/5   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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3.2
harrisoni (19338) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - NOV 12, 2017
On tap at Euston Tap London. Clear gold colour lasting white head. Slightly harsh on the finish. Plenty of hoppy fruit flavours. A little metallic harshness. Yes really quite harsh. Ok though. Challenging.

2.5
Beese (3210) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 10, 2017
Keg at Euston Tap, Euston. Very pale yellow. Full, hoppy aroma; lots of grass, spice and grapes. Incredibly assertive bitterness in the flavour. Somewhat unbalanced, unfortunately.

3.5
LazyPyro (1596) - Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - OCT 28, 2017
Cask at Cheltenham Real Ale Festival 2017. Clear golden with a small white head. Slightly tropical, grape aroma, floral. Taste is grapey, mild citrus/tropical, slightly vinous, moderate bitterness. Light-medium body.

3.9
Lore (2898) - 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 (3402) - 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 (1630) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - DEC 19, 2015
Decent easy drinking sweet grapefruit and nice aster taste. On tap at the Baum rochdale.

3.4
ThirstyBird (2997) - 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 (2752) - 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 (3270) - 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.


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