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Sunrise Golden Ale - Equinox Brewing Company

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Sunrise Golden Ale
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Ratings: 10
Reviews: 5
rAvg: 3.5
pDev: 13.14%
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Equinox Brewing Company visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Blonde Ale |  5.25% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: Bitterbill on 05-22-2010)
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4.43/5  rDev +26.6%

Enjoyed Saturday the 15th at the brewpub.

Sunrise Golden Ale poured a light gold colour, smal head of foam with some decent lacing.

The smell had a nice balance of light hop bitterness and a light but balancing malty sweetness. Nice nose that is refreshing to have in a lighter beer.

The taste didn't disappoint. Light but flavourful tastes of malty sweetness and a crisp hop counterpart. Yummy. I'll have to check with Equinox to find out what the abv is. I would guess not over 5%abv.

Lightish body with medium carbonation. Good mouthfeel.

Drinkability? Refreshing to the nth degree. Crisp flavours had me sipping pretty much non stop. A great way to start the exploration of new beers from a new brewpub!

05-22-2010 16:26:14 | More by Bitterbill
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4.08/5  rDev +16.6%

A- Golden honey/orange. Great lacing, fine bubbly head.

S- Good balance, grainy but crisp. A tad weak.

T- Starts toasty and malt dominate, fades to balance and finishes on crisp hops. Bitter finish, good movement of flavors.

M- Light, crisp, amazing.

D- VERY good. Light and crsp, again, come to mind.

08-11-2010 04:34:33 | More by SamN
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3.7/5  rDev +5.7%

Clean, crisp, simple but easy drinking beer with flavor.

It pours a clear golden color with rich thick head, great retention, and beautiful lacing.

The aroma is of light toast, clean malt, light, leafy hop hint with some nutty notes.

Clean malt, touch of caramel, toasted bread, and light hops.

Light, crisp, refreshing and easy to drink.

Overall, nothing exciting, but an easy drinking and balanced beer.

09-05-2011 22:52:54 | More by JayS2629
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3.5/5  rDev 0%

06-03-2013 05:31:53 | More by TheBishopco
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3.5/5  rDev 0%

12-24-2011 06:00:11 | More by MsRif
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3.5/5  rDev 0%

09-13-2012 04:21:26 | More by ScorpyX
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3.25/5  rDev -7.1%

11-16-2013 04:20:07 | More by jaydoc
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3.25/5  rDev -7.1%

11-09-2012 14:45:30 | More by tbone1384
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3/5  rDev -14.3%

First had: on tap at their brewpub

Not too bad for a lighter beer. Poured a clear, golden yellow, moderately carbonated, with a small, delicate, white head that was gone after not too long. Leafy hop aroma, accompanied by pale malts. More of the same in the taste, crisply hopped, with a base of malts and grains. Not too flavorful, but surely easily drinkable for the casual imbiber.

08-17-2011 22:17:03 | More by Rifugium
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2.8/5  rDev -20%

On a recent trip to Fort Collins with friends, we had the opportunity to try this one on tap at the brewery. The first adjective that comes to mind here is boring. Poured a nice golden color with a bit of white head. Aromas of biscuit and light hops. On the palate, this one was light bodied, with flavors of biscuit and light hops.

07-15-2011 03:13:34 | More by emmasdad
Sunrise Golden Ale from Equinox Brewing Company
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