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Leffe Blonde - Abbaye de Leffe S.A.

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BA SCORE
80
good

2,707 Ratings
THE BROS
66
poor

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Ratings: 2,707
Reviews: 1,205
rAvg: 3.54
pDev: 15.82%
Wants: 23
Gots: 160 | 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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danthehopslamman

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

08-13-2012 19:17:10 | More by danthehopslamman
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RockinFink82


4.25/5  rDev +20.1%

08-13-2012 08:02:54 | More by RockinFink82
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bendern

Florida

3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

08-13-2012 00:54:04 | More by bendern
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Vyronian

Ontario (Canada)

3.75/5  rDev +5.9%

08-13-2012 00:51:59 | More by Vyronian
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pisomojado8

Minnesota

2/5  rDev -43.5%

08-13-2012 00:33:56 | More by pisomojado8
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Edgerrin32

Saskatchewan (Canada)

3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

08-12-2012 21:27:38 | More by Edgerrin32
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Chuck_25

Kansas

3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

08-12-2012 01:31:13 | More by Chuck_25
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Dweedlebug

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

08-11-2012 07:02:30 | More by Dweedlebug
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bryrowe


4/5  rDev +13%

08-09-2012 15:16:33 | More by bryrowe
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enbotellabuey

New Mexico

3.45/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

This beer is not too bad. It's certainly not the best Belgian pale/blonde I've had, but I would say that it is a average to above average for the style. The head is good. The aroma is quite good--very pronounced bubble gum. I like that. The initial taste is good. Very good fruit flavor--reminiscent of Juicy Fruit gum. The aftertaste is the problem. It is definitely a little funky. I can't quite put my finger on it. It has a great fruity start, a pretty pleasant bite in the middle, then a funky aftertaste that brings to mind artificial sweetener. The aftertaste sticks around for quite a while, so it makes you forget the better aspects of the beer. It gets better as it warms up, but it still retains that peculiar, bitter, and slightly metallic aftertaste. I will try this beer a couple more times. Perhaps pairing it with some cheese will help.

Serving type: bottle

08-08-2012 04:59:29 | More by enbotellabuey
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ABokononist

New York

3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

08-07-2012 20:55:22 | More by ABokononist
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JeffTheJuice

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

08-07-2012 19:38:09 | More by JeffTheJuice
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hellraisinT1000


2.5/5  rDev -29.4%

08-05-2012 05:56:15 | More by hellraisinT1000
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Peller80


4.25/5  rDev +20.1%

08-05-2012 04:29:38 | More by Peller80
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gradestarr

Oregon

4.15/5  rDev +17.2%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Deecint!!
This bottle pops with more force than almost anything else in glass. I hit the dog who was laying peacefully by the front door from 25+ feet away in the kitchen when I popped this particular one with the corner of my flip phone. (by accident obviously) Following a pour into ___ (anything concave) there is a fatty off white head!! It is on the ridiculous side but hey cool i guess these belgian goldens are supposed to be carby. Good lacing n whatever.
Smells like bananay and yeast. Little bit of some overripe fruit. Good, pretty strong.
It's not quite a trippel in ABV but seems just as complex in the assortment of malt, sweet fruit and spice flavors in the front and in the middle and dry feeling once a sip has been sipped. Really satisfying; light but flavorful as anything.
Umm there are a shload of bubbles.. as mentioned before. That and light is how it feels in your mouth.
And all told for $8.49 for the sixer, it's a darn good deal for an Belgian that's authentic in taste AND origin.

Serving type: bottle

08-04-2012 06:08:39 | More by gradestarr
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Rdel444

Louisiana

5/5  rDev +41.2%

08-03-2012 14:31:09 | More by Rdel444
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Salsais

Finland

3.75/5  rDev +5.9%

08-03-2012 14:14:53 | More by Salsais
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strongaf

Washington

3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

08-03-2012 06:32:43 | More by strongaf
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Zaku


3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

08-03-2012 02:28:07 | More by Zaku
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Trevormcraig

Florida

2.75/5  rDev -22.3%

08-02-2012 22:47:23 | More by Trevormcraig
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kaneel

France

2/5  rDev -43.5%

08-02-2012 21:37:41 | More by kaneel
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cwd

Kentucky

3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

08-02-2012 02:32:02 | More by cwd
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WDJersey

Colorado

2/5  rDev -43.5%

08-01-2012 03:53:55 | More by WDJersey
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ssimpson89

Illinois

3.5/5  rDev -1.1%

08-01-2012 02:59:58 | More by ssimpson89
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Tarks

Manitoba (Canada)

4/5  rDev +13%

07-31-2012 01:26:38 | More by Tarks
Leffe Blonde from Abbaye de Leffe S.A.
80 out of 100 based on 2,707 ratings.