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Hop Howdy - Kulshan Brewing Company

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Reviews: 1
Hads: 5
rAvg: 3.68
pDev: n/a
Wants: 0
Gots: 0 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Kulshan Brewing Company visit their website
Washington, United States

Style | ABV
Belgian Strong Pale Ale |  8.00% ABV

Availability: Rotating

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Beer added by: beertunes on 06-23-2013

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Reviews: 1 | Hads: 5
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The brewery calls this a "Belgian Blonde", but there's no listing for that style here on BA, thus I listed it as a BSPA.

Served in tulip. Poured a lightly hazy bright yellow color with 1/2 inch of bright white head that had very good retention and great, long lasting lacing.

The aroma was nicely grainy with a slightly spicy yeast scent, and a bit of hop brightness in the background. On the tongue, the grains were smooth at the front, and a solid hop kick took over the middle and back. The yeast added a bit of spice across the whole palate. The only downside was a solid alcohol burn that lingered for a long time on the finish.

The body was nicely smooth, but perhaps a bit fuller than I would have liked, for a Blonde. Drinkability fell into the "Dangerously easy" category. The first 12oz went away so quickly, I had to have a second just to finish my review. Overall, a really good beer that I liked a lot. A must try if you see it. (950 characters)

Hop Howdy from Kulshan Brewing Company
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