Golden Ale | Ellersick Brewing Company

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Brewed by:
Ellersick Brewing Company
Washington, United States
ellersickbrewing.com

Style: American Blonde Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by RedDiamond on 02-14-2010

BEER STATS
Ratings:
6
Reviews:
2
Avg:
3.63
pDev:
2.48%
 
 
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Ratings: 6 |  Reviews: 2
Reviews by RedDiamond:
Photo of RedDiamond
3.65/5  rDev +0.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

My first pint of Ellersick ale called forth a curious fruit bowl pungency with a wafting hint of grain as a tooth-white cap of suds topped a laceless straw bale colored body. The beer's taste was defined by a spry fruity essence suggesting kiwi and tangerine, followed by a dry, graphite finish.

Modest golden ales don't ordinarily appeal to me, but this one was well presented and managed to hold my interest.

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Photo of bumchilly25
3.5/5  rDev -3.6%

Photo of flagmantho
3.65/5  rDev +0.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

I had this beer on-tap in a pint glass at the brewery.

Appearance: light golden hue with a clear body and a thin layer of creamy white foam. Not bad.

Smell: light, grainy malt aroma. Simple but nice.

Taste: light malt with a distinct graininess. Hops are minimal with an earthy character. Not too bad.

Mouthfeel: medium-light body with a good carbonation and nice creaminess.

Overall: a simple golden ale, but refreshing and satisfying

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Photo of italianstallion
3.53/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of NickThePyro
3.5/5  rDev -3.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of VanKieft
3.7/5  rDev +1.9%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Golden Ale from Ellersick Brewing Company
3.63 out of 5 based on 6 ratings.
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