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Brewed by Greene King
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Bury St. Edmunds, England

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RATINGS: 260   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.04/5   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Crafted by the Master Brewer of "Old Speckled Hen" this light golden beer delivers both flavour and refreshment. Brewed using the finest pale malts and the rare galaxy hop.

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2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Ungstrup (35912) - Citizen of the universe, DENMARK - JUL 19, 2013
Bottled. A golden beer with a thin beige head. The aroma has notes of hops and alcohol. The flavor is sweet with notes of straw, malt, and alcohol.

2.4
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Dagrk (35) - Trondheim, NORWAY - JUL 13, 2013
God pils. Kjøpt i butikk og drukket for å teste om det er et alternativ til annen pils. Litt tam smak, men går fint til litt sommerpilsing i sola. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
ej (1296) - Hauglandshella, NORWAY - JUL 12, 2013
light golden colored, clear with a little head. Aroma of pale malts, corn and vegetables. Slight bitter taste, light malty with subtle caramel notes. Light body and carbonation.

3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
anders37 (24814) - Malm, SWEDEN - JUL 10, 2013
Bottle. Pours a golden color with a small white head. Has a fruity malty weak hoppy grassy aroma with hints of caramel. Fruity malty caramel flavor with weak hoppy hints. Has a fruity malty weak hoppy citrus finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
EKGoldings (653) - Radford, Virginia, USA - JUL 7, 2013
Delightful little beer, if only AB-InBev could make a 4.1% beer that was this interesting. Crystal clear, golden color, decent head. Nice austere malt taste with an overlay of citrusy hops. After one taste I ran to the net to google the hops .. decidedly didnt taste British. Galaxy, huh? Well, to my taste it seems very cleanly made ... a little hoppier than I expect in a 4.1% beer, and that is good. The malt comes through as the beer expands in the mouth. Quite a different style than Im expecting from Greene King in a very good way.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
abemorsten (3591) - Mostery, NORWAY - JUN 29, 2013
500 ml shared bottle from ICA Mandal. Clear sparkling golden body with a three finger thick head that diminishes quickly. Peach, honey and light malts on the nose. Fruity malts and a papery resiny bitterness. Medium bodied.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
Nekronos (4175) - Xalapa, MEXICO - JUN 28, 2013
Very nice, some sweet features and nice aroma. Quite different from normal English traditional ales.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
troopie (2301) - Munchen an der Willamette, Oregon, USA - JUN 24, 2013
Bottle. Yellow pour with thin white head. Aroma has some skunk, from light in clear bottle. Malty flavour with a rather greasy mouthfeel. Some hop in the finish but more grease.

2.6
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
b3shine (8476) - Indiana, USA - JUN 22, 2013
Bottle to half-pint glass (shared with the Mrs.). Looks solid; a transparent orange with thin white head that dissipates into lacing fairly quickly. Smells of light caramel with some doughiness and funkiness. Tastes like it smells with a solid mouthfeel. Okay for what it is.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Palidor19 (3176) - Brandon, Florida, USA - JUN 21, 2013
packs a punch of flavor. it tastes stronger than it is. astringent malts with little bitterness.


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