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Knockout Blonde - Lawson's Finest Liquids

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BA SCORE
89
very good

198 Ratings
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Ratings: 198
Reviews: 51
rAvg: 3.98
pDev: 9.55%
Wants: 40
Gots: 13 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Lawson's Finest Liquids visit their website
Vermont, United States

Style | ABV
American Blonde Ale |  6.10% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: kingcrowing on 11-12-2009)
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

nrs207, Yesterday at 08:53 PM
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4/5  rDev +0.5%

AGust82, Oct 10, 2014
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2.5/5  rDev -37.2%

sbrock22, Oct 08, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -12.1%

lic217, Oct 03, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.5%

spw109, Sep 24, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -12.1%

facesnorth, Sep 22, 2014
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3.56/5  rDev -10.6%

suckaj, Sep 22, 2014
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4.16/5  rDev +4.5%

wesbourne, Sep 22, 2014
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3.9/5  rDev -2%

AdamP, Sep 14, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +6.8%

Super drinkable. Nice subtle bitterness I wasn't expecting.

hudsonheat, Sep 12, 2014
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3/5  rDev -24.6%

chadwicktorres, Sep 11, 2014
Photo of Ericness
3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

Another part of a trade. Again, many thanks.

Appearance: Light golden body with a lacy white head.

Smell: Fantastic! First whiff is like fresh hops with a sweetness and something else I can't quite put my finger on.

Taste: Light, and hoppy. As it warms I get kind of an unbalanced bitterness that is a bit disappointing after that first smell. There's also a cracker almost yeasty taste going on.

Mouth Feel: Light body with pleasant bubbles.

Overall: A satisfying beer but goes slightly wrong for me somewhere, probably in that slight bitterness unbalance I picked up. I don't think the carb helped that so much later on in the beer but a decent bottle nonetheless.

Ericness, Sep 07, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.5%

billab914, Sep 07, 2014
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3.82/5  rDev -4%

Csparks33, Sep 05, 2014
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iL0VEbeer, Sep 02, 2014
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-NESTO-, Aug 31, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -5.8%

RKing44, Aug 31, 2014
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Roze, Aug 31, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.5%

SadMachine, Aug 28, 2014
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VTLocal420, Aug 27, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.5%

The beer comes in a darker blonde straw yellow.

The aroma is of classic American hops. Orange, lemon zest, floral, fruity honey sweetness.

The flavor follows of that hint of honey sweetness, then lots of grapefruit peel and pith throughout. A medium plus bitterness of grapefruit, floral, and grassy and pine.

A crackery malt profile makes this beer slightly different from a classic American pale ale, which this very much tastes like (SN Pale Ale, Bear Republic Grand Am).

dar482, Aug 26, 2014
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4/5  rDev +0.5%

Gatordaddy, Aug 25, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +6.8%

AnitaBrewski, Aug 24, 2014
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Knockout Blonde from Lawson's Finest Liquids
89 out of 100 based on 198 ratings.