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: 86   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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3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
KingsHead (32) - Buckinghamshire, - JUN 22, 2006
easy drinking, not quite a session beer, pump clip was quite a novelty but I couldnt decide which of my locals pictures to use


3.3
mr_h (5840) - Ayr, SCOTLAND - FEB 23, 2017
Cask, quarterly ale, 1/2 pint, hand-pulled at Society Room, Glasgow on 23 Feb 2017, weak floral, citrus, grassy hop aroma, straw with a thin white head and some thick lacing, aromatic, earthy, floral, grapefruit flavours, powdery.

3.2
john44 (3331) - SW London, Greater London, ENGLAND - FEB 22, 2017
Cask. Light golden beer, well hopped with a fruity aftertaste. Quite fruity hoppy. Very drinkable. Nice beer! (2008)

3
ThirstyBird (2992) - Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - FEB 6, 2017
Cask, pours a hazy light amber with a tan head. The smell is bready, fruity a bit of citrus. The taste is toasted grain, a bit earthy, bread, fruit ending crisp and dry. Light+ in body with light, fine carbonation.

3.3
The_Osprey (8682) - 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
Fatehunter (2603) - 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
Towey1989 (3157) - 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
redders1974 (1578) - 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
ladnewton (2014) - 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
Mr_Pink_152 (5412) - 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
Leighton (22027) - 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.


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