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- n. Plural form of golding.
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Aroma: a fresh spray of citrus and hops greats the opening of the bottle; a surprisingly strong musty, bread-like caramel malt aroma; the goldings are upfront, and the cascades come in and fade quickly, leaving the subtle, floral notes behind
Two types of hops - cascade and goldings - are used and they are bought from growers in Worcestershire Herefordshire and Kent.
Ibbotson says the majority of the crop is made up of the aroma hop varieties fuggles and goldings.