Brewed by Milton
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Cambridge, England


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RATINGS: 45   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.15/5   EST. CALORIES: 108   ABV: 3.6%
Cask; Regular.
Straw coloured bitter, powerfully hoppy, with a fine citrus finish. Our 501st brew.

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   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
DJMonarch (9179) - Northwich, Cheshire, ENGLAND - JUN 20, 2009
Cask Handpump at the Babington Arms JDW, Derby 15/08/2007 Some wheat aroma. Small white head. Clear golden coloured smooth on the palate and slightly citrus flavoured with some dryness in a crisp and bitter finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
bacchanalia (146) - milton, Cambridgeshire, ENGLAND - JUN 8, 2009
From the cask, a great session beer from the consistently excellent Milton brewery. On the nose light citrus & whopping barley. A lovely fresh pale start, leads to a full bitter finish with loads of fresh, rich barley on the finish. An excellent length on the finish for a beer of this strength.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
ladnewton (1920) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUN 4, 2009
CASK @ Oakdale Arms, Harringay London N4, on 3rd June 2009. Delicious refreshing session ale with a small diminishing white head, generous hoppy notes and fruity aroma, some nuttiness in the initial kick, and delicately hoppy dry finish. A smooth, slightly saline mouthfeel - this pint was Dionysus at its best.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
tbw2008 (14) - Bedfordshire, ENGLAND - FEB 18, 2009
UPDATED: FEB 19, 2009 Cask @ Pembury Tavern, Hackney Straw coloured. Crystal clear with a tight white head. Apricot, peach and mango aromas, attractive hop burst on the tongue, lasting bitterness and a surprisingly strong finish for the ABV. Good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
downender (8481) - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND - FEB 16, 2009
On gravity at the Mermaid, St Albans 15/02/09. Clear gold in colour with a slight white head. A pleasant session ale with some sweet malts and decent floral and grassy hops. leading to a decent dry finish. Good.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
fiulijn (20222) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - JAN 10, 2009
<i>Cask Conditioned at The Pembury Tavern, London</i>
Hazy blond color. Light malty aroma, with very light fruity hops. Fair malt and toffee flavor, good bitterness (lightly resinous), but missing some punch, the flavor seems <i>flat</i>.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Ethereal (2421) - Los Angeles, California, USA - JAN 2, 2009
Cask at the White Lion, Norwich, "Boxing Day Expedition" crawl, 26th Dec 08. Golden amber with no head. Honey sweet and then dry & floral at the finish. Standard weight. The hops get out onto the nose too. Nice and refreshing.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
HogTownHarry (6566) - Toronto (Harbourfront), Ontario, CANADA - OCT 3, 2008
Cask. At the Pembury Tavern. Cloudy light amber pour with a small head. Floral aroma with very mild caramel malt and a hint of sourness - not a lot of grain here. The taste follows - dry, floral, light grain and a real lemony sourness that oddly seems to work pretty well. It felt slick on my palate, and the body seemed quite solid - while it wasn’t a particularly bitter finish, it really took its time, leaving a dry, acidic linger that made me quite thirsty for my next beer. A nice pint, for all that.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
thewolf (12375) - Kolding, DENMARK - OCT 3, 2008
Cask @ Oakdale Arms, London.
Pours hazy golden with practically no head. Wonderful, crisp aroma, good pine, fresh malts and a little honey. Low carbonation, fine mouthfeel. Flavour start malty, rather crisp, then gains a long, lingering, slightly dry hoppy aftertaste. Nice and drinkable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
leaparsons (10407) - Wigston, Leicestershire, ENGLAND - SEP 14, 2008
Cask, Peterborough Fest 08. Golden and hazy with a thin head. Aromas are citrus and spices with hints of ginger. Flavours are dry and spicy with bitter grapefruit and lemon. An OK bitter.

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