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Sprung - Evolution Craft Brewing Company

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BA SCORE
77
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80 Ratings
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Ratings: 80
Reviews: 16
rAvg: 3.3
pDev: 12.42%
Wants: 0
Gots: 4 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Evolution Craft Brewing Company visit their website
Maryland, United States

Style | ABV
American Blonde Ale |  4.90% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: tbrown4 on 03-27-2011)
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Photo of Thorpe429
2.23/5  rDev -32.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2

On tap at Rustico - Alexandria. Served in a pilsner glass.

Very clear golden color. Short head and no retention. Nose has very light grain. Pretty boring. Flavor has the lightest of grain. Very very light hops. Really not much going on. No hop or yeast character, and nothing from the malt either. Just a really boring beer, even considering the style. Feel is quite light with medium carbonation. I didnt want to finish the glass after a few sips.

Thorpe429, Mar 28, 2011
Photo of ShanePB
2.25/5  rDev -31.8%

ShanePB, Apr 12, 2013
Photo of Skabiski
2.5/5  rDev -24.2%

Skabiski, Feb 05, 2014
Photo of waddellc2
2.5/5  rDev -24.2%

waddellc2, Jul 23, 2014
Photo of Huhzubendah
2.5/5  rDev -24.2%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.25 | overall: 2.5

The beer is dark golden / orange and pretty clear with a small, off-white collar. The aroma is sweet, with ripe fruits and sweet breads. Grainy and too sweet. Out of balance. The finish should be drier. Cloying and a chore to drink. When I think of a good blonde ale under five percent abv, I think thirst quenching, refreshing, easy drinking beer. This beer misses the mark.

Huhzubendah, May 26, 2014
Photo of thegerm87
2.5/5  rDev -24.2%

thegerm87, Apr 03, 2013
Photo of Genx
2.75/5  rDev -16.7%

Genx, Jul 06, 2014
Photo of BillRoth
2.75/5  rDev -16.7%

BillRoth, Sep 22, 2013
Photo of yourefragile
2.75/5  rDev -16.7%

yourefragile, Feb 08, 2013
Photo of surfrogue1
2.75/5  rDev -16.7%

surfrogue1, Mar 14, 2013
Photo of BeerThursdays
2.75/5  rDev -16.7%

BeerThursdays, Jul 04, 2014
Photo of nickthetick
2.85/5  rDev -13.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.5

A: pours a clear light gold into an American shaker with a thin white head that dissipates slowly.

S: grassy, malt, light caramels, wheat.

T: light subdued sweet malts and wheat turn into a nice grass flavor with some lemon hints.

MF: light body and poor carbonation, a bit watery.

O: just ok as far as the american blondes go, there are far better examples of the style.

nickthetick, Jun 29, 2011
Photo of Jimmys
2.86/5  rDev -13.3%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 2.75

12 oz bottle. Aug 2013 notched on the bottle.

A: hazy, lots of sediment. orange body. vivacious carb racing to the surface. head is meh. retention is non-existent.

S: smells strongly Belgian. chamomile and honey. smell sort of like tea.

T: sweet. slight toffee. initial sip makes me think that there is something wrong here... I don't say this that often with brews that utilize honey, but you can actually taste the honey. it surprisingly didn't ferment out completely. tastes like a heavily honey'ed cup of tea. until the finish when it dries out entirely. finish is like water.

M: average carb on a light body.

D: pass. too much going on here on a body not enough to support all of these ingredients. not sure what the goal is here, but they need to do some re-working.

Jimmys, Feb 23, 2013
Photo of mdillon86
3/5  rDev -9.1%

mdillon86, Apr 22, 2013
Photo of Immortale25
3/5  rDev -9.1%

Immortale25, Jun 01, 2014
Photo of oline73
3/5  rDev -9.1%

oline73, Nov 15, 2011
Photo of JMUbrewz
3/5  rDev -9.1%

JMUbrewz, Jun 12, 2013
Photo of mpalestino
3/5  rDev -9.1%

mpalestino, Aug 12, 2013
Photo of Dave_Treat
3/5  rDev -9.1%

Dave_Treat, Mar 15, 2014
Photo of ncstateplaya
3/5  rDev -9.1%

ncstateplaya, Aug 14, 2014
Photo of atrocity
3/5  rDev -9.1%

atrocity, Apr 28, 2014
Photo of djre4orm
3/5  rDev -9.1%

djre4orm, Jun 13, 2013
Photo of tommyguz
3/5  rDev -9.1%

tommyguz, May 11, 2013
Photo of bkwhoppa66
3/5  rDev -9.1%

bkwhoppa66, Mar 09, 2014
Photo of smakawhat
3.05/5  rDev -7.6%
look: 3.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 2.5

Poured on tap into a shaker pint glass at FireWorks pizza.

A real kind of nice golend orange/amber body. Unfortunately there is not head on this beer it seems, or at least it didn't stick around. It didn't even manage to keep a collar while drinking.

On the nose here I smell some faint malt but really nothing. Not much going on here, kind of dissapointing.

First reflection on taste is that the beer seems real thin and wet. Luckily though there is a hint of some small bread on the finish and mild hop presence.

Overall there is just not a lot going on here for this beer, I couldn't get into it or find anything worth really mentioning.

smakawhat, Apr 04, 2011
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Sprung from Evolution Craft Brewing Company
77 out of 100 based on 80 ratings.