overall
44
74
style
Brewed by White Horse
Style: Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Faringdon, England

bottling
unknown

on tap
available

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RATINGS: 83   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.11/5   EST. CALORIES: 123   ABV: 4.1%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Cask; Regular.
A beer well hopped with Challenger/Bramling cross hops with a base of fine pale malt and wheat gives a light straw coloured beer with a lasting fruity aftertaste.

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3.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
The_Osprey (7174) - Richmond, Greater London, ENGLAND - JAN 18, 2017
Cask handpull at The Crosse Keys London as White Horse Village Idiot. Golden yellow, translucent and still with a foamy white head. Aroma is melon and apple, slight astringency. Body is smooth with soft carbonation. Taste is sugary malt, some gummy sweets, squash, lemongrass and straw. A real grower with nice balance.

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Fatehunter (2413) - Corbett, Oregon, USA - APR 25, 2016
Pours a finger of head on a clear straw body. The aroma is grain and lemon. The taste is dry pine bitter mostly. The texture is softer. Enjoyable.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Towey1989 (2126) - Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire, ENGLAND - APR 14, 2016
Cask at The Roebuck, Leek (Titanic) A clear golden colour with a medium white head. Aroma of grape, lemon, some grapefruit, maybe a little peach, slight pale malts and subtle grassy hops. Taste of grape, lemon, some grapefruit, slight pale malts and subtle grassy hops. Light bodied and soft carbonation. A soft, dryish, grassy hop bitterness in the finish. A nice, pleasant, decently hopped pale ale. Good.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
redders1974 (1128) - Greater Manchester, ENGLAND - FEB 11, 2016
Good session beer plenty of flavour some citra in backdroung good mix of hops and bitter finish.

3.5
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
ladnewton (1849) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - NOV 19, 2015
Cask at the Broomfield Tavern, Coventry on 28th October 2015. Pale gold with thin off-white ring-and-film giving spot lacing. Rich biscuit malt aroma. Nutty and malty in-mouth, becoming bitter in finish with remaining hazelnut nuttiness. Light texture and body.

3.4
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Mr_Pink_152 (4230) - Lincoln, Lincolnshire, ENGLAND - OCT 10, 2015
Tried at the Nottingham beer festival 2015. Pale gold colour with a white head. Aroma has citrus fruit with a big bitter finish.

3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Leighton (19596) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - APR 11, 2015
Cask at the Pembury Tavern - London. Pours clear yellow-gold with a foamy white head. The nose has some fruity hops, peach, pithy lemon. Light sweet flavor with some pale grains, straw, faint cereal, lemon peel, more pith. Light bodied with fine carbonation. Simple finish with crispy biscuits, lemon rind, more straw. Decent golden.

2.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 10/20
TBone (16449) - Pori, FINLAND - APR 11, 2015
Cask at The Pembury Tavern. Golden color, steady white head. Light leafy hoppy aroma. Light-bodied. Harsh hoppy flavor with some fruityness. Meh.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Rob_D_UK (1369) - Madrid, SPAIN - JAN 15, 2015
Pours a cloudy pale yellow colour with a thin white head. Good hoppy aroma with a hint of citrus. The flavour is again all citrus,with a good bitter finish.

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
AWS9 (670) - Mississauga, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 28, 2014
Cask. Straw-like pour. Eh. A bit tart, only a touch of hops. There is some citrus, but again, it comes off as more tart than an interesting tasting note. No fight in the finish. Really not a lot going on with this one.


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