The Refreshing Taste of Ghost River Golden Ale

Ghost River Golden is a delicious craft brewed right here in Memphis, by Ghost River . Made with Munich and caramel malts, this beer has a light sweetness that's balanced by a crisp, dry finish. It has a mellow character that's refreshing and perfect for any occasion.

This American Golden Ale was first invented by small breweries in the 1970s-1980s and is known for its simplicity. It has a straw to medium golden color and middle-of-the-road maltiness and bitterness. The flavor profile is lightly sweet and malty with a hint of fruit and low to medium hop bitterness with a light aroma.

The great thig about Ghost River Golden Ale is that it's not too heavy on calories or carbs. For every 12 oz serving, you'll get 107 calories and 2 grams of carbohydrates compared to the average beer which contains 150 calories and 13 grams of carbohydrates.

Memphis' soft adds to the unique taste of this beer, making it an ideal choice for those looking for something different but still familiar. Whether you're having it at home or out at the bar, you can be sure that you're getting a quality with Ghost River Golden Ale. So grab yourself some today!

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What is the Taste of Golden Ale?

Golden Ale is a light-bodied and refreshing beer. It has a slightly sweet maltiness that is balanced by a low to medium hop bitterness. The aroma is subtle, with hints of fruit and grain. The taste is malty, with a hint of sweetness, and has a light-to-medium body. It's an easy drinking beer that pairs well with food or can be enjoyed on its own as an afternoon refresher.

Carbohydrate Content of Ghost River Golden Ale

Ghost River Golden Ale contains 12 grams of carbohydrates per 12 oz. serving. This is slightly higher than the average for a golden/blonde ale, which comes in at around 2 grams per serving. However, it is still lower than the average for a regular beer, which usually contains 13 grams of carbohydrates per 12 oz. serving. Ghost River Golden Ale also has a very low calorie count of only 99 calories per 12 oz. serving, making it an excellent choice for those looking to enjoy a beer while watching their caloric intake.

What Is a Golden Ale?

A Golden Ale is a type of Pale Ale beer, characterized by its straw or golden color, and its light-bodied, approachable flavor. It was invented by small breweries in the 1970s-1980s as an accessible craft beer for those looking for an easy drinking beer. Its flavor profile is simple and straight forward, with subtle notes of , grain, and . Golden Ales are generally low in bitterness and relatively low in content.


Ghost River Golden Ale is a perfect choice for anyone looking for an approachable craft beer. Its light golden hue and simple flavor profile make it easy to drink and enjoy. Its low calorie and carbohydrate content also make it a healthier option than many other beers, making it a great choice for those who are counting calories or carbs. With its mellow, refreshing character and crisp dry finish, Ghost River Golden Ale is the perfect beer for any occasion.

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Thomas Ashford

Thomas Ashford is a highly educated brewer with years of experience in the industry. He has a Bachelor Degree in Chemistry and a Master Degree in Brewing Science. He is also BJCP Certified Beer Judge. Tom has worked hard to become one of the most experienced brewers in the industry. He has experience monitoring brewhouse and cellaring operations, coordinating brewhouse projects, and optimizing brewery operations for maximum efficiency. He is also familiar mixology and an experienced sommelier. Tom is an expert organizer of beer festivals, wine tastings, and brewery tours.