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Golding Bitter - The Twisted Hop

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Golding Bitter
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4 Ratings
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Ratings: 4
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.95
pDev: 20.76%
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
The Twisted Hop visit their website
New Zealand (Aotearoa)

Style | ABV
English Bitter |  3.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
A light, fragrant beer with a fruity aroma. A typical English session beer.

(Beer added by: VitBAficionado on 11-01-2008)
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3.25/5  rDev -17.7%

lisagirl, May 12, 2013
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3/5  rDev -24.1%

TheBadger0289, May 11, 2013
Photo of dgilks
4.75/5  rDev +20.3%

Great clarity. Copper colour with good lacing.

Nice, rich, spicy and fruity hop aroma.

Nice big (for the style) hop flavour with a soft creamy malt to balance it out. Full flavoured yet subtle.

Medium-light body with low carbonation. Smooth and delicious.

This is a great session beer. Plenty of flavour but light on the alcohol. Very easy to drink.

dgilks, Aug 28, 2010
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4.78/5  rDev +21%

On Cask at Eureka's in Dunedin. Pours hazy straw gold with a beautiful creamy pure white head. Nelson sauvin hops driven aroma of citrus, white grape and flowers. Just a hint of butter hiding in there as well. Taste is very fresh floral hops, lemon and a little peach with mild nutty malt base. Subtle bitter finish that lingers quite some time. Light/thin creamy mouthfeel along the lines of unsweetened fresh whipped cream. I think if the mouthfeel was more champagne effervescent and less whipped cream it would be darn near perfect. Then again maybe that would ruin everything. Anyways, realizing that this is a 3.7% bitter and not a 10% RIS/DIPA (and scoring as such) this is about as good as beer can get at the session level in my opinion. Would have drank the whole cask if I could.

VitBAficionado, Nov 01, 2008
Golding Bitter from The Twisted Hop
- out of 100 based on 4 ratings.