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

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RATINGS: 293   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.03/5   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Bottled;
Old Golden Hen captures a celestial ray of sunshine in the form of a rare and very special Tasmanian hop called Galaxy. The result is a triumph for its sheer powers of refreshment. Malty sweetness, a hint of tropical fruit and a clean finish: out of this world.

Aroma: Tropical notes of grapefruit & mango.
Taste: Tropical fruits & malt sweetness with a crisp finish.

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2.9
fonefan (49293) - VestJylland, DENMARK - JUN 1, 2012

Bottle 500ml. clear glass.

Clear medium orange yellow colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramle, toasted, moderate hoppy, grass. Flavour is moderate sweet and bitter with a average to long duration, grass, caramel. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20120505]

2.9
yespr (45433) - Copenhagen O, DENMARK - JUL 20, 2013
50 cL bottle. Pours clear and golden orange with a small white head. Aroma is toasted malty and grassy. Bitter, grassy and herbal dry.

2.9
Ungstrup (37569) - 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.

2.8
joergen (28108) - Frederiksberg, DENMARK - MAY 31, 2013
Bottle at Ølfestival 2013. Clear amber coloured with a small white head Fruity aroma of caramel and hops with skunky notes. Fruity flavour of hops and grass. Hoppy finish.

3
anders37 (26625) - Malmö, 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
oh6gdx (26488) - Vasa, FINLAND - MAY 5, 2012
Bottled. Clear amber colour with a small white head. Aroma is hard metallic water, some floral notes with some fruityness. Flavour is grassy, hard water, some mild floral notes. Strong ticking carbobation.

3.1
Travlr (24745) - Charlotte, North Carolina, USA - SEP 6, 2015
Bottle courtesy of DCLawyer, thank you! Clear amber color, white head. Aroma of lightly toasted earthy caramel. Taste is light caramel.

3.5
Leighton (21239) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 5, 2012
Bottle at home with Lyoli. Pours clear, rich gold with a soft, white foam head. Has that lovely pasteurized, doughy and buttery malt aroma. Light to medium sweet flavor with crisp bread, wet straw and hay, some crackers. Light bodied with fine, tingly carbonation. Crisp finish with light, toasted straw bitterness, doughy bread, faint grass and hay. Very easy drinking beer. I have no real problem with this guy.

2.8
Rasmus40 (20641) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUN 7, 2013
DØE. Clear golden with a white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, light spicy and moderate hoppy - grass. Flavor is medium sweet and mdoerate bitter. Dry and light bitter finish. 240513

2.9
Theydon_Bois (19494) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - FEB 23, 2014
Bottle, at JF’s house decoration bash, 22/02/14. Clear golden with a moderate off white covering. Nose is biscuit malt, light floral twang, grain, light citrus fruit. Taste comprises the ubiquitous GK yeast strain - quelle surprise, perfumed tones, caramel, light malt load, bread dough. Medium bodied, miderate carbonation, semi drying close with light bitter pangs. So so affaur,


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