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Hoptober Golden Ale - New Belgium Brewing

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BA SCORE
86
very good

862 Ratings
THE BROS
84
good

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Ratings: 862
Reviews: 484
rAvg: 3.8
pDev: 13.16%
Wants: 30
Gots: 24 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
New Belgium Brewing visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Blonde Ale |  6.00% ABV

Availability: Fall

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Riccymon on 08-20-2009)
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4.05/5  rDev +6.6%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4

On tap at Hempen Hill. The beer pours a slightly hazy pale golden color with a nice bubbly white head on top. Pretty nice lacing on the glass.
I like the aroma here. Floral and citrusy hops backed up with some mild earthy malt undertones. Very enticing.
Taste is a smooth hoppy and malt balance. Citrusy test, floral hoppy bitterness with dry biscuity malt. And a softness and creaminess that make drinking this beer a pleasure. Medium carbonation. Has a smooth bitter finish that upholds all the flavors about this beer. A bit different then most "Autumn seasonals" but a welcome change that it is.

Serving type: on-tap

11-11-2011 00:10:28 | More by nimrod979
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Hoptober Golden Ale from New Belgium Brewing
86 out of 100 based on 862 ratings.