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Blonde Hunny Ale - Wild Wolf Brewing Company

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Blonde Hunny AleBlonde Hunny Ale

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BA SCORE
79
okay

65 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 65
Reviews: 11
rAvg: 3.46
pDev: 15.61%
Wants: 1
Gots: 4 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Wild Wolf Brewing Company visit their website
Virginia, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Pale Ale |  6.80% ABV

Availability: Rotating

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: Jadjunk on 08-02-2012)
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jaswilson2

South Carolina

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

08-31-2014 23:35:09 | More by jaswilson2
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Rlhinson2104

North Carolina

3.88/5  rDev +12.1%

08-26-2014 00:17:18 | More by Rlhinson2104
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woodychandler

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

The CANQuest ™ CANtinues to pick up speed as I CANtinue to roll through some of my back inventory. This one came north in a trade, but lacked an approved pic, so I had to wait for that to happen before I could bring myself to lay hands on her, er, it.

From the CAN: “Belgian style Blonde Ale brewed with honey and spices”; “Howling Good Beer”; “Am unfiltered Belgian style Blonde Ale with wheat and a lot of honey in every pour. We have also added a special spice blend to give it an added kick. Smooth and refreshing, this beer is straw yellow in color with a slight sweetness in the middle and an estery finish characteristic of the best Belgian beers. If the yeast has settled, swirl before you pour.”

I love that they are encouraging me to swirl this Blonde around! My Hunny, #TheOldLady, does not dig what she perceives as my mishandling of beers, especially ones in CANs, but I find that an inverted Glug works for me.

I swirled the Blonde Hunny around, I Crack!ed her open, I turned her upside down so that she could Glug as much as she liked and she still only gave me a little bit of head! Story of my life. Really, though, the brief finger of foamy, bone-white head quickly fell to wisps. Color was a cloudy Yellow-Gold (SRM = 4 - 5), so at least the swirl roused her up. Nose smelled kind of like the Saisons of the past couple of days. I was getting black pepper or coriander, a light honey sweetness, soft fruitiness and even a little mustiness. Hmmm. Mouthfeel was medium. The taste was definitely of honey, very sweet on the tongue initially, and then I got a light spiciness behind it. I am not a style maven, but they seemed to be playing fast and loose with a Belgian Blonde. Finish straddled between semi-sweet and semi-dry as the honey lent it an inherent sweetness, but the spices were working to dry it out. Not bad, but one Blonde, Begian or not, at a time for me in my advancing age.

08-19-2014 15:59:38 | More by woodychandler
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n2185

North Carolina

3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

08-11-2014 23:46:02 | More by n2185
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andrewcovey


3.8/5  rDev +9.8%

08-11-2014 23:23:20 | More by andrewcovey
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DrunkinYogi

Connecticut

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

08-11-2014 12:51:07 | More by DrunkinYogi
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PaulsBrew

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

08-05-2014 04:16:02 | More by PaulsBrew
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melza

West Virginia

4/5  rDev +15.6%

07-28-2014 23:08:31 | More by melza
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Links41

Virginia

4/5  rDev +15.6%

07-25-2014 02:06:58 | More by Links41
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smithj4

New York

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

07-24-2014 00:18:28 | More by smithj4
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WVUbrew

West Virginia

3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

07-19-2014 20:16:41 | More by WVUbrew
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HannibalLector

Virginia

4.75/5  rDev +37.3%

The reviews for this particular beer seem to remind me of a bunch of guys who took up drinking beer because it was the cool thing to do, and now they feel obligated to drink one and write a snooty beer review. Well let me set the record for those of you wondering about buying this seemingly mysterious canned beer. Its great! Some of us were not priviledged enough to have champagne flowing from our urinals when we were young and learned what a nice cold canned beer meant on a hot summers day. Some of the guys on here remember those filfthy canned beers chillded to ice cold temperatures on that hot summer day. This is a canned beer you would have wished you were ripping into at the end of that hard working day in the sunshine! Now some of you acornless fools who get on here and massage your tulip folds would disagree, but you know that you drink beer for a sport. Some of us drink it because it is the pot of gold at the end of the hard trotted rainbow road. We just hope whats in the pot helps us to forget the days troubles. Blonde Hunny is what a working man desires! In both ways (human and spirit).

First off I could do the "5 step" douche review we currently seem to look to on here, but hey you just get desensitized over time to being in a douchebag world. This review if for those guys who like to wear t-shirts and dont need the button down kind of review. If you like to drink canned beer after being out in the sun all day, you cant go wrong here. Also if this review doesnt make it to print, censorship is alive an well. If this review does make it to print, freedom still may have a chance. Either way drink this beer and know there are some things in the world that are right. Plus honey is good for about everything known to man! Get your medicine men!

07-08-2014 02:08:19 | More by HannibalLector
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golf4collet

West Virginia

3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

07-06-2014 21:41:55 | More by golf4collet
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Gadun76

Virginia

3/5  rDev -13.3%

07-06-2014 17:38:13 | More by Gadun76
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BBelch

West Virginia

3/5  rDev -13.3%

07-05-2014 21:22:27 | More by BBelch
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josh32219

Virginia

3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

06-29-2014 20:00:45 | More by josh32219
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bmur112

Maryland

3.5/5  rDev +1.2%

05-27-2014 14:50:03 | More by bmur112
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Mattyb79

Virginia

3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

05-26-2014 18:57:46 | More by Mattyb79
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ShepardCommander

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

05-26-2014 16:14:13 | More by ShepardCommander
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Novabrewer

Virginia

3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

05-23-2014 00:47:00 | More by Novabrewer
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cosmo332

Virginia

4.66/5  rDev +34.7%

Serving Can - poured into a perfect pint glass

A: pours a hazy, bright, golden yellow. Almost glow with sunlight behind it.

S: wheat, citrus, light malt. Overall pleasant aroma.

T: starts slightly sweet with a peppery spicy finish. Nice balance of lemon, honey and spice. Dangerously drinkable.

M: A little thin considering the ABV but still solid enough.

O: A really uniquely refreshing beer. Great summertime staple that goes down smooth and packs a punch.

05-19-2014 18:54:48 | More by cosmo332
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wollefdoogylloj

Virginia

3.75/5  rDev +8.4%

05-18-2014 01:56:40 | More by wollefdoogylloj
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tone77

Pennsylvania

3.19/5  rDev -7.8%

Yep, that's right. Another beer from the bodacious woodychandler. Poured from a 12 oz. can. Has a cloudy yellowish color with a small head. Smell, is very mild, light fruits, not getting very much here. Taste is lemony, some yeast, a touch of spice. Feels medium bodied in the mouth and overall is a mediocre beer.

05-15-2014 12:39:07 | More by tone77
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JayQue

Virginia

3.54/5  rDev +2.3%

Nice, light summertime beer, Poured from the can into my Grape and Gourmet store tulip glass. Good light honey/amber color with a good size white head. Average lacing and retention.

Aroma is fairly mild but you can pick up the honey, wheat and some lemon. Pleasant.

Taste includes some sweetness from the honey, a little bite from the wheat and some Belgian yeast and lemon. Flavor is not that intense, but fine for a summer refreshment.

Mouthfeel is light and tart, Alcohol presence is not noticible.

A tasty thirst quencher, I would drink this one again.

05-12-2014 20:30:07 | More by JayQue
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Filthyfloor

Virginia

3.25/5  rDev -6.1%

05-08-2014 22:40:15 | More by Filthyfloor
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Blonde Hunny Ale from Wild Wolf Brewing Company
79 out of 100 based on 65 ratings.