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Brewed by Redemption Brewing Company
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Upper Edmonton, England

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RATINGS: 14   MEAN: 3.53/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.4/5   SEASONAL: Special   EST. CALORIES: 126   ABV: 4.2%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask: Special - Pigs Ear Beer Festival 2011/ 2012/ 2013.
This is a superb Festival Special. A very hoppy ale that will not disappoint.

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3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
mR_fr0g (9891) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - NOV 21, 2016
Cask at craft beer Co Clerkenwell, for the tap takeover. A clear golden coloured pour with a lasting thin white head. Aroma is pale Base malts, lemon citrus, light tropical fruit notes. Flavour is composed of semi sweet Base grains with a little biscuit notes, candied orange peel and lemon, hints of pine. Nicely balanced, Palate is semi sweet, little hop resin and good cask condition. Solid cask beer.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
The_Osprey (6833) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 20, 2015
Cask, gravity dispense, at Pigs Ear 2015 as Redemption Little Chief. Dark yellow, clear, still, small white head, dotted lacing. Aroma is cheesy stewed, light flowers, biscuity. Body is medium, smooth, watery. Taste is smooth, biscuity, tangerine, bready, soft bitterness. Decent overall.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Scopey (12990) - Croydon, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 15, 2015
Cask gravity at Pigs Ear 2015. It pours clear amber with a small white head. The nose is fresh, toasty, juicy, floral and lemon parfait. The taste is soft, toasty, earthy, woody, floral, grainy, grassy, spice and some straw with a dry, lightly spiced finish. Medium body and fine carbonation. Respectable golden ale.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
Theydon_Bois (17579) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - DEC 4, 2014
Gravity dispense at Pigs Ear 14, day 3, 04/12/14. Clear golden with a decent off white covering. Nose is citric pith, pale malt, vanilla, tangerine, melon. Taste comprises toasted bread, melon, orange pith, citric tinged straw. Medium bodied, soft carbonation, semi drying close. Decent GB.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Beese (2570) - Watford, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - MAY 1, 2014
Cask at The White Horse, Parsons Green on 23 March 2013. Poured golden, with a thin, rocky white head. Aroma of soft fruit, some citrus and caramel. Good citrus hop flavours, some spruce and toasted malt. Finish was dry grain, some bitter resin and a little bready malt.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
teorn88 (6912) - Out of the EU, Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 23, 2013
Cask at Tap East Anniversary Party. It pours a clear golden colour with a minimal white head. Aroma is grassy and hoppy, another good hoppy profile from Trinity. Taste is zesty and hoppy. Moderately bitter. Another good hoppy ale from this brewery

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
JorgeLee (1850) - Greater London, ENGLAND - DEC 5, 2012
On tap at Pigs Ear 2012. A clear golden bitter, quite light on the palate, decent hop flavour, piney and a touch of citrus. Well balanced and drinkable, you could have lots of this.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
jackl (7093) - Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - DEC 5, 2012
Un-retired! Cask @ Pigs Ear 2012. The pours deep gold with a tiny head. The nose is moldy grapes, some skunk, plenty of fresh grass and pacific hop. The taste is acerbic pacific hop funk, sherbet, lemon peel and straw. Nice, light. Quite bitter on the finish. Overall, quite a nice, hoppy half.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
fonefan (44984) - VestJylland, DENMARK - NOV 12, 2012

Cask (gravity) @ 28th Pigs Ear Beer and Cider Festival 2011, at The Round Chapel in Hackney, London, England

Clear medium yellow orange color with a small to average, frothy - fizzy, good lacing, mostly diminishing, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, caramel, toasted, moderate to light heavy hoppy, citrus, grapfruit, orange - citrus. Flavor is moderate to heavy sweet and bitter with a long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft to flat. [20111206]

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
madmitch76 (22685) - , Essex, ENGLAND - APR 1, 2012
6th December 2011
Cask at Pigs Ear. Hazy gold beer, little white head. A little bit of a dry palate. Mildly sweet tangerine - orange hops. Semi dry finish with mild bitterness. Nice.


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