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very good

173 Ratings
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Ratings: 173
Reviews: 62
rAvg: 3.81
pDev: 14.17%
Wants: 13
Gots: 10 | FT: 1
Brewed by:
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Maryland, United States

Style | ABV
American Blonde Ale |  4.50% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
A ’Post Prohibition’ style ale brewed with Pilsner malt, corn, and rice. Hopped at 2lbs per BBL with Cluster, Northern Brewer, and Saaz and fermented with a farmhouse ale yeast and 2 strains of brettanomyces to weigh in at 4.5% ABV.

Batch 1 750ml
Batch 2 22oz

(Beer added by: Jason on 01-10-2012)
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Ratings: 173 | Reviews: 62 | Display Reviews Only:
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

ironchefkook, Sep 06, 2014
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GRG1313, Jul 14, 2012
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dtx00, May 12, 2012
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bccocx, Oct 10, 2013
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JeffreyJDavis, Feb 18, 2014
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DrunkinYogi, Apr 11, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Into a pint glass:

A: light golden-yellow colored body with a two finger frothy white head. The head fades into some valleys and leaves some nice lacing around the sides of the pint glass. Lots of carbonation is seen rising through the body

S: mixture of corn, citrus hops, lemon peel with some pepper in the background

T: peppery tartness up front making a bittery/zestiness with a good pop on the taste buds.

M: light to medium with a good balance between wet and dry. There's some harshness on the tongue, but its expected due to the style. I would say this is very drinkable.

O: though this is my first one by Stillwater, I would say I'm mostly pleased, but would fault myself for having this one this time of year because I think this one would probably show its aspects better in the warmer months of the year. I'll be looking for it next summer. Though, I will say its nice to see this in Maine.

BeerKangaroo, Dec 14, 2012
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InspectorBob, Jun 05, 2013
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AWB3, Jun 28, 2014
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MikeCactusGordon, Jun 19, 2014
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sonnydeezy, Jul 07, 2014
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zestar, Jul 19, 2014
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bsuedekum, Jul 29, 2012
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BillRoth, Nov 28, 2013
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impending, Oct 30, 2013
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BGCoon, Jun 30, 2014
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djrn2, Aug 05, 2012
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iKrystin, Jan 13, 2013
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Hohnbaum, Aug 15, 2014
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3.78/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

From 02/11/12 notes. Poured into a tulip.

a - Pours a murky yellow color with one inch of white head and moderate carbonation evident.

s - Smells of citrus, spice, Belgian style yeast, brett, and earthy notes. Lightly funky nose, pretty nice.

t - Tastes of pepper, Belgian yeast, spices, citrus hops, floral hops, earthy notes, grass. More pepper then the nose, a step down.

m - Medium body and moderate carbonation. Pretty easy to drink.

o - Overall a pretty nice beer from saison. Taste had a little too much pepper for me, but the nose was very nice. Would try it again.

mdfb79, Feb 17, 2012
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