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Strawberry Blonde - Charleville Vineyard Microbrewery

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Strawberry Blonde
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Ratings: 8
Reviews: 2
rAvg: 3.08
pDev: 16.88%
Wants: 1
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
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Charleville Vineyard Microbrewery visit their website
Missouri, United States

Style | ABV
Fruit / Vegetable Beer |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Summer

Notes/Commercial Description:
Strawberry Season reminds us that summer is almost here! This Sexy Blonde Ale would not be complete without the seductive essence of strawberries. Balanced and Refreshing, this Blonde is sure to Please!!

(Beer added by: bnes09 on 08-10-2012)
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3.5/5  rDev +13.6%

jono0101, May 18, 2013
Photo of Eaglefan344
3.5/5  rDev +13.6%

Eaglefan344, Jul 27, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +13.6%

zeff80, Jul 01, 2013
Photo of Tone
3.41/5  rDev +10.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.25

Pours a clear, blonde color. 6/4 inch head of a white color. Great retention and great lacing. Smells of strong strawberries, sweet malt, hint of hop, hint of wheat, and a hint of pale malt. Mouth feel is sharp and crisp, with much too of a high carbonation level. The mouth feel has a metallic sharpness normally associated with adjunct, didn't expect that in this beer. Fits the style of a Fruit / Vegetable Beer. Tastes of strawberries, slight sweet malt, hint of pale malt, hint of wheat, and a hint of hops. Overall, mostly strawberries and not much else. If the sharpness could be cut down this would be a much better beer.

Tone, Aug 23, 2013
Photo of birchstick
3.25/5  rDev +5.5%

birchstick, Aug 12, 2012
Photo of bnes09
2.98/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 2.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Pale, transparent straw color. Weak head on the pour with virtually no retention.

Lots of tart strawberry in the aroma. No room for much else.

Strawberry tartness dominates the flavor throughout. Just a hint of mild bread grain detectable underneath. No hops or alcohol flavor detectable.

Light feel. Descent carbonation at the beginning but let it sit 10-15 minutes as you drink it and it loses nearly all its fizz. Finishes with a satisfying dryness which makes it a good session beer with you enjoy the taste.

Not impressed with this one. Not a lot of depth and too much strawberry flavor. I'll Pass!

bnes09, Aug 10, 2012
Photo of Kahlstrom
2.5/5  rDev -18.8%

Kahlstrom, Jul 16, 2013
Photo of atlbravsrno1
2/5  rDev -35.1%

atlbravsrno1, Sep 13, 2014
Strawberry Blonde from Charleville Vineyard Microbrewery
- out of 100 based on 8 ratings.