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Mission St. Blonde Ale - Steinhaus Brewing Co.

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Mission St. Blonde AleMission St. Blonde Ale

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BA SCORE
74
okay

130 Ratings
THE BROS
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Ratings: 130
Reviews: 77
rAvg: 3.19
pDev: 17.87%
Wants: 0
Gots: 5 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Steinhaus Brewing Co.
California, United States

Style | ABV
American Blonde Ale |  4.70% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: cswhitehorse on 06-06-2008)
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Reviews by tang3nt:
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tang3nt

California

2.88/5  rDev -9.7%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Poured a golden yellow color with a large white head.
Smells like citrus and malt.
Tastes a bit of citrus and honey. Pretty unimpressive.
Carbonation on the lighter side, light bodied fairly drinkable.
Admittedly I am not the biggest Blonde fan, but this one was really just plain boring. Overall I probably wouldn't buy this again.

Serving type: bottle

12-22-2009 08:51:33 | More by tang3nt
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Howlader

Alberta (Canada)

2.5/5  rDev -21.6%

07-20-2014 19:30:12 | More by Howlader
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Aaron_Ramson

California

3.74/5  rDev +17.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Not at all bad, in fact this would probably rate quite high in a blind taste test. Straw gold in color with great clarity, similar in color to a Budweiser. Not much in the nose at all; sweet cereal grains and some grassy hops. Taste is sweet, light and grainy with a mellow fruity finish. Not much hop flavor detected. medium mouthfeel and medium carbonation. Easy drinking the way a blonde should be with no diacetyl, astringency, or bitterness. I would drink this all summer long.

Serving type: bottle

07-13-2014 18:38:49 | More by Aaron_Ramson
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irthesteve

California

4/5  rDev +25.4%

06-27-2014 07:25:40 | More by irthesteve
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RonaldTheriot

Louisiana

3.45/5  rDev +8.2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Mission St. Blonde Ale has a thin, white head, a clear, bubbly, yellow-gold appearance, and minimal lacing left behind. The aroma is of faint sweetness, light malt, and sweetness. Taste is also mild, and one will encounter those elements described in the smell, with a low-level, but appropriate hop bitterness. Mouthfeel is light to medium, and Mission St. Blonde Ale finishes mostly dry and easy drinking.

RJT

Serving type: bottle

06-16-2014 21:47:55 | More by RonaldTheriot
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dansushi

New York

3.75/5  rDev +17.6%

06-15-2014 19:34:55 | More by dansushi
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KevMo84

California

4/5  rDev +25.4%

06-09-2014 00:24:37 | More by KevMo84
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Warpiglet25mm

California

3.25/5  rDev +1.9%

06-02-2014 02:28:36 | More by Warpiglet25mm
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LXIXME

New Mexico

3/5  rDev -6%

04-06-2014 20:07:08 | More by LXIXME
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thedifferencemaker

Ohio

1.25/5  rDev -60.8%

03-23-2014 23:17:59 | More by thedifferencemaker
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gshak

Texas

4/5  rDev +25.4%

03-19-2014 19:53:58 | More by gshak
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Fettpopps

Massachusetts

1.5/5  rDev -53%

03-16-2014 14:20:33 | More by Fettpopps
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zestar

California

3/5  rDev -6%

02-19-2014 09:02:07 | More by zestar
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paulish

New York

3.25/5  rDev +1.9%

02-06-2014 00:04:03 | More by paulish
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mpenske

California

3/5  rDev -6%

02-02-2014 04:41:28 | More by mpenske
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tbryan5

Louisiana

2.75/5  rDev -13.8%

02-01-2014 23:00:14 | More by tbryan5
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tdm168

North Carolina

2.75/5  rDev -13.8%

01-31-2014 23:22:19 | More by tdm168
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TubaDan

Minnesota

1.75/5  rDev -45.1%

01-31-2014 00:25:16 | More by TubaDan
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Whiskeydeez

Kansas

2.75/5  rDev -13.8%

01-29-2014 15:50:37 | More by Whiskeydeez
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HattedClassic

Virginia

3.25/5  rDev +1.9%

12-25-2013 02:09:02 | More by HattedClassic
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GMB

Japan

3.1/5  rDev -2.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

A standard pour of Mission St.'s Blonde Ale yields a blonde-amber body and head with very little staying power. No more than three slim strings of bubbles lazily wind their way to the top. This should be a pleasant, relaxing beer to drink.

The nose is light. Toasted grain and bit of pineapple suggest themselves immediately. Thereafter appears a bit of raisin bread gently warming in an oven.

The taste follows the nose at first, but is let down in the end by an overuse of bittering hops. There are some nice candied fruit tones here. The brewers ought to have let them sing a bit more.

The feel of the brew is slightly more astringent and watery than expected (or desired!). Hmm.

I won't pick up a Mission St. Blonde the next time I'm at Trader Joe's. That said, I wouldn't hesitate to drink one if it were offered at a party.

Serving type: bottle

12-23-2013 23:28:03 | More by GMB
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jimmah120

Minnesota

3.44/5  rDev +7.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

12oz bottle no date that i could see

look is golden and clear, small head with lacing. smell is light sweet malts, hint of piney hops. taste is more like a cream ale, pleasant airy wheat and sweet malts. maybe too sweet.

probably won't grab it again

Serving type: bottle

12-06-2013 21:12:45 | More by jimmah120
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Allurex

Kansas

3.25/5  rDev +1.9%

11-13-2013 06:11:56 | More by Allurex
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RBorsato

Virginia

3.5/5  rDev +9.7%

10-22-2013 17:04:18 | More by RBorsato
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kylehay2004

Florida

3.5/5  rDev +9.7%

10-17-2013 23:14:10 | More by kylehay2004
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Mission St. Blonde Ale from Steinhaus Brewing Co.
74 out of 100 based on 130 ratings.