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Gnomegang Blonde Ale - Brewery Ommegang

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Gnomegang Blonde Ale
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BA SCORE
90
outstanding

65 Ratings
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Ratings: 65
Reviews: 9
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 11.08%
Wants: 7
Gots: 14 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Brewery Ommegang visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Blonde Ale |  9.50% ABV

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes/Commercial Description:
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(Beer added by: Joelski on 12-08-2013)
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Look: Murky sunburnt lemondrop yellow, a foamy white head slowly calms to a frothy film. Random foamy lacing.

Aroma: Lots of bubblegum sweetness and yeast. Some banana and fruit sweetness.

Taste: Very much like the aroma, a banana and bubblegum backbone hold up most of the ale. A dry finish that has a bit of an alcoholic edge.

Mouthfeel: Medium to heavy, dry.

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Mainly yellow, with a touch of gold. Forms a large white head, and there are a lot of bubbles coming up from the bottom of my Duvel glass.

Heavy citrus scent from this, a bit like orange juice. I can also smell the Belgian yeast, those are the main smells I can detect.

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Gnomegang Blonde Ale from Brewery Ommegang
90 out of 100 based on 65 ratings.