The_Osprey (9916) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - OCT 6, 2017 Grumbo (4580) - Ipswich, Suffolk, - AUG 11, 2017
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Cask at the Great British Beer Festival 2017. Pours pale gold with a small bubbly white head. Aroma of hop, citrus, grass, hay and flowers. Moderate sweetness and medium bitterness. Light to medium bodied, oily and watery texture, soft carbonation.
August 2017 - Cask, handpull, at GBBF 2017, Kensington Olympia. As 'Urban Island Citra'. Golden yellow, clear and still, foamy white head. Aroma is socks, dusty, musty. Body is smooth with soft carbonation. Taste is sugary, elderflower, lemongrass, smooth biscuity malt. Not bad. (5-4-6-4-14=3.3) Theydon_Bois (21865) - Hazlemere, the lower Xhitlerns, Buckinghamshire, ENGLAND - AUG 20, 2017
Cask at GBBF’17, day three, 10/08/17.
Clear light golden blonde with a decent white cap.
Nose is citric peel, faint sulphur notes, toasted grains, light bread dough.
Taste comprises lemon zest, straw, toasted grains, orange peel.
Medium bodied, soft carbonation, semi drying close.
Average for style ... lacks hop definition and the nose is a touch off putting. BeardedAvenger (1330) - Addlestone, Surrey, ENGLAND - AUG 12, 2017
Cask at GBBF ’17, 11/08/17. Citrus aroma. Gold. Thin bubbly white head. Light bitter, citrus, but also malty. Light bodied. Slick. Light fizzy carbonation. Astringent finish. Average. Did nothing for me and disliked the finish. More of a Gold. mR_fr0g (14241) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 12, 2017
Cask at the GBBF 2017. Day 5. 12/08/2017. A mostly clear golden orange coloured pour with a fine white head. Aroma is nice juicy orange lemon, sugary, sticky hop, tangerine,. Flavour is composed od light grassy citrus, orange rind, juicy. Mango. Palate is semi sweet , moderate carbonation. Good stuff. SaintMatty (7650) - Uppsala, SWEDEN - JUL 15, 2017
500ml Bottle - Hazy amber in colour. Peach, grapefruit and hints of chamomile. Hoppy taste with pineapple, grapefruit, gooseberries and lemon. fonefan (53055) - VestJylland, DENMARK - APR 14, 2017
Cask (gravity) @ NBF 2016 [ The 41th. Nottingham Beer Festival (The 9th Robin Hood Beer and Cider Festival) ], Nottingham Castle, Friar Lane, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England NG1 6EB.
[ As Urban Island Citra ].
Clear medium yellow orange colour with a small to average, frothy - fizzy, good lacing, mostly lasting, off-white head. Aroma is moderate malty, pale malt, fruity malt, citrus, moderate yeasty, UK yeast. Flavor is moderate sweet and bitter with a long duration, sweet malt, pale malt, fruity hops, citrus - grapefruit. Body is medium, texture is oily to watery, carbonation is soft to flat.