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RATINGS: 56   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04/5   EST. CALORIES: 141   ABV: 4.7%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
A “very sweet brook” welcomed the cold and thirsty Pilgrims to Plymouth. Today, it provides us with the soft water that is perfectly suited for brewing lighter-colored and milder beers. Mayflower Golden Ale is crisp and dry with a slight malt flavor and a subtle hop spice. This straw-colored ale provides easy drinkability for the novice yet plenty of flavor for the most discriminating connoisseur.

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2.6
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
scarletfire65 (1485) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - DEC 29, 2012
Bottle from the Mayflower Compact Signature Variety pack. Clear and pale yellow. The aroma is of sweet grain, fresh and clean. Light bodied with good carbonation. Nearly flavorless, maybe some hints of corn, grass, and lightly hopped. One dimensional but very light and drinkable.


5
mirikoko (2) - - JUL 15, 2017 does not count
It's a great alternative to a domestic national beer like bud light, but with a much smoother and better taste. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.3
AshtonMcCobb (6772) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 20, 2017
On cask at the Bow Bar. Appearance - pale yellow with a lacy head. Nose - floral and lemon. Taste - sweetish lemon and flowers. Palate - close to medium bodied with a tangy texture. The finish is sweet and dry at the same time. Overall - sweeter than the typical golden ale style but enjoyable.

3.2
cgarvieuk (25365) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 20, 2017
Cask at the bow bar.. Golden yellow.. Massive white head... Soft floral orange fruits nose.. Light dry floral fruit

3.5
Stuu666 (14185) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - APR 19, 2017
Cask at the bow bar. Pours clear golden, nose is floral, raisin, caramel, berries, taste is sweet, almond, juicy fruit.

3
MaBeer1972 (2121) - Reno, Nevada, USA - NOV 23, 2016
Canned version from the mixed pack. Pours out a slightly hazy otherwise clear light golden color. Thin white head. Decent carbonation. Light malt profile. Thin body. Well made but rather boring overall.

2.9
AirForceHops (7546) - Epping, New Hampshire, USA - NOV 18, 2016
Fresh 12 ounce can with a date of 10-7-16. Gifted by Chalumeaux. Color is a clear gold with lasting foamy head. Aroma shows pilsner malt, bread, maybe honey.

The flavor is mostly grain with yeast, minor astringency. The body is light but it does have a creamy texture over the tongue. Better if consumed cold but not bad for the style.

2.3
WillRunForBeer (2702) - Massachusetts, USA - NOV 14, 2016
12oz can from the land of the monument to a rock, shared by Chalumeaux. Thanks, TJ! Pours yellow gold with a white head. Aroma is peach and Pilsner yeast. This is thin, with flavors of light grain, peach, earthy Saaz. Somehow my description makes it sound drinkable. Not very. My wife tasted it and said "yulck!", I concur.

3.1
Chalumeaux (1619) - Middleton, Massachusetts, USA - NOV 13, 2016
Poured from can clear yellow with a white head. Aromas of grain malt citrus. Taste follows.

1.8
Quick3Beers (1320) - East Falmouth, Massachusetts, USA - JUL 29, 2016
Pours a pale greenish straw from a can. Aroma of apples, flavor a watery sweet malt. Not very good.

2.9
anthony850 (472) - Andover, New Jersey, USA - JUL 8, 2016
Easy drinking blonde ale. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone


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