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Leffe Blonde - Abbaye de Leffe S.A.

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BA SCORE
81
good

2,934 Ratings
THE BROS
66
poor

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Ratings: 2,934
Reviews: 1,214
rAvg: 3.55
pDev: 16.06%
Wants: 30
Gots: 268 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Abbaye de Leffe S.A. visit their website
Belgium

Style | ABV
Belgian Pale Ale |  6.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 11-21-2001)
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1.5/5  rDev -57.7%

Clemsontiger81, Aug 07, 2014
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1.5/5  rDev -57.7%

tennisoscar1, Jun 09, 2013
Photo of thourgood
1.73/5  rDev -51.3%

A: brownish gold _ viscous.
S: malt, fruit, acitone
T: bitter and sweet at the same time.
Mg: sickening
Db: I drank several.. but u didn't like it
Ov: not good. I did not enjoy this beer. Too much raw malt taste and no balance whatsoever. Lots of carbonation but viscous at the same time. Gross.

thourgood, Jun 06, 2012
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1.75/5  rDev -50.7%

ChanceK, Feb 16, 2012
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1.75/5  rDev -50.7%

caseyrobertson, Apr 03, 2014
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1.75/5  rDev -50.7%

tizride, Jul 15, 2012
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1.75/5  rDev -50.7%

jdavidk93, May 27, 2014
Photo of KenC
1.78/5  rDev -49.9%

A_Nice straw yellow color, medium head. Noted the carbonation.

S_Just OK, yeast aroma. This is followed by a bit of hay.

T_Like it smells... yeast and hay. The finish is dry with a ton of alcohol.

M_Medium feel with an alcohol linger. Liked the carbonation.

D_It's well made beer, just nothing that appealed to me. I won't bother with this again. The aftertaste was the final "straw".

KenC, Feb 26, 2011
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1.84/5  rDev -48.2%

Nova33096, Aug 17, 2014
Photo of AgentZero
1.88/5  rDev -47%

A - It's golden, with some bubbles coming to the top. Big head, some lacing.

S - There isn't a whole lot of smell on this one, it's like someone took a beer and just turned the volume down on it.

T - This is just horrible. Maybe I got a bad bottle, tastes like metal and copper. Disgusting.

M - Other than the bad taste, light bodied, sits alright in the mouth, decent carbonation.

D - Once again, easy enough to drink, other than the horrible taste that makes me want to spit it out.

AgentZero, Aug 17, 2009
Photo of CAMRAhardliner
1.93/5  rDev -45.6%

This is a pretty bland, processed tasting Abbey ale.

The pour reveals a deep gold beer with a copious ivory head that recedes quickly. It leaves lots of lace behind. The aroma is of perfumey Belgian malts and sugars, quite sweet really. There a subtle spicyness in the nose as well. The taste is flawed. It starts of quite well with a passable malt presence and good spiceyness. Then a metallic saccarine sweetness emerges. The mouthfeel and drinkability of this beer is ruined by the sweetness. It leaves a chemically aftertaste thats not pleasant at all. Ive experienced this with other bottles as well. This is definitely a beer Im staying away from.

CAMRAhardliner, Dec 08, 2004
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2/5  rDev -43.7%

kaneel, Aug 02, 2012
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2/5  rDev -43.7%

uziangis, Jan 13, 2012
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2/5  rDev -43.7%

TheWillMitch, Aug 07, 2014
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2/5  rDev -43.7%

Anatole, Sep 19, 2013
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2/5  rDev -43.7%

bobojuice, Aug 16, 2012
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2/5  rDev -43.7%

siddhartha, Sep 28, 2012
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2/5  rDev -43.7%

VikeMan, Dec 01, 2011
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2/5  rDev -43.7%

DerikC, Mar 02, 2012
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2/5  rDev -43.7%

mbmyers3, Dec 31, 2011
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2/5  rDev -43.7%

dvs98, Jul 16, 2014
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2/5  rDev -43.7%

twenty5, May 10, 2013
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2/5  rDev -43.7%

prisdefer, Jan 14, 2012
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2/5  rDev -43.7%

ironbull45, Feb 21, 2012
Leffe Blonde from Abbaye de Leffe S.A.
81 out of 100 based on 2,934 ratings.