My first Welsh ale of the blog. The Celtic cousins of us Cornish have made a very classy beer indeed. From the packaging to the website there is great attention to detail and a fair bit of style. Certified organic by the UK’s Soil Association, this Golden Ale has the taste of the good earth about it.
Complex and fulfilling, it’s bursting with citrus flavours and a beautiful lemon and lime zest finish. It’s full-bodied too, not dissimilar to the big-hitting, American ‘Big Eye’ Pale Ale, only more subtle, belying it’s 4.2% ABV. This would go well with a Goan fish curry and went down a treat with re-roast pork and apple sauce.
It’s well worth checking out the brewery’s website: http://celtexperience.com I’ll certainly be looking out for more of their wares.
Here’s the awesome Super Furry Animals with ‘Golden Retriever’ …… which, like a lift operator in a skyscraper, works on so many levels,