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Skinny Dip - New Belgium Brewing

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78
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534 Ratings
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Ratings: 534
Reviews: 326
rAvg: 3.42
pDev: 14.91%
Wants: 1
Gots: 20 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
New Belgium Brewing visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Blonde Ale |  4.20% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: dreadnatty08 on 04-06-2006)
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BeerBob

Nebraska

4.43/5  rDev +29.5%
look: 5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Skinny Dip Beer by New Belgium Brewing pours a deep copper from a 12oz dark glass bottle with a pry off cap. Massive head went to well over three fingers with heavy lacing left on the sides of my glass and islands of foam on the surface of the brew as the foam receded.

Nose is a well received coriander spice, lemon citrus, and sweet barley malt. Palate is a light coriander spice at first that unfolds to wheat, barley malt, hops, and a citrus lemon.

To sum this up with one word... WOW!!! If this is Skinny Dipping, I’m going to try to get as much pool time as I can.

Serving type: bottle

04-28-2006 07:01:19 | More by BeerBob
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Golden-amber color, clear. Some carbonation. Thick frothy head.

Aroma:
Spicy and herbal, a little lemony, some semi-sweet bread.

Taste/Finish/Body:
Bread crust, mild toast, biscuit. Hop bitterness is moderate, herbal, spicy, leafy. Finish is a little dry, very crisp. Body is medium, crisp, refreshing, a little tangy.

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S: Wheat barley and a touch of tangy rye. Slightly sweet doughnut like bread.

T: Slightly sweet with a tangy rye bread. A little warm nutmeg taste through the middle. Finishes carbonic and watery. Quite clean with slight sour tang finish.

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Skinny Dip from New Belgium Brewing
78 out of 100 based on 534 ratings.