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Alamo Golden Ale - Alamo Beer Co.

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159 Ratings
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Ratings: 159
Reviews: 57
rAvg: 3.37
pDev: 15.73%
Wants: 10
Gots: 17 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Alamo Beer Co. visit their website
Texas, United States

Style | ABV
American Blonde Ale |  5.10% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
Brewed by Alamo Beer Co., but currently distributed by Real Ale Brewing Co.

(Beer added by: kbub6f on 10-13-2003)
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3.5/5  rDev +3.9%

drummermattie02, Jul 23, 2013
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3.25/5  rDev -3.6%

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4/5  rDev +18.7%

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3.75/5  rDev +11.3%

jngrizzaffi, Jun 07, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +11.3%

DinoFight, Jun 03, 2013
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3/5  rDev -11%

canders0927, May 21, 2013
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3.75/5  rDev +11.3%

SmellsofMahagony, May 17, 2013
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3.04/5  rDev -9.8%

Attractive in the glass with a decent head on the golden brew. Adequately spritzy and while light bodied, it does have a little malty mouthfeel. More of a Kolsch sensation, with a lemony hint. Nothing much of an aroma. Maybe a touch of crackers for flavor. Faintly sourish, though not unpleasantly so. Not much of any bitterness to describe. I let this warm up quite a bit, and it doesn't help much.

Not much to stir the imagination here. I guess I have to admit this is quite drinkable, but it's no better than the average Blonde. From the 12 oz bottle bought at Texas Wine Cellars in Fredericksburg, TX.

mactrail, May 16, 2013
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3.5/5  rDev +3.9%

FrizWhiz, Apr 19, 2013
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4.5/5  rDev +33.5%

MaddDogg84, Apr 14, 2013
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4/5  rDev +18.7%

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5/5  rDev +48.4%

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4/5  rDev +18.7%

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3.25/5  rDev -3.6%

Steve_Oldrati, Mar 28, 2013
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3.44/5  rDev +2.1%

A- pale golden with clean white head, head retention pretty good for the style

S- light grainy sweetness balanced with grassy hop, pretty standard

T- lightly sweet from grain, maintains a nice finish. Grass and some spice from hops. Taste mimics smell strongly.

M- body is the most pleasant feature of the beer, flavor sticks to sides and back of tongue but still maintains a crisp finish

Overall a nice beer to drink outside on a nice warm day, I'd drink a couple.

TWHartman, Mar 25, 2013
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3.59/5  rDev +6.5%

Just finished a couple of these sitting on the Riverwalk in San Antonio. I have to admit, I would not normally rate a beer I drank out of a bottle, but I liked this one enough to come here and give it some props!

Color: have say golden like the label says. Nice label though!

Aroma: couldn't get a great nose but pleasant enough. Light hops and bit of grainy malt.

Flavor: OK, can comment here. Very decent. At first, it has a bit of a light lager start, but as I continued and had another, began noticing some nice light grassy hops combining nicely with the malt grain bill.

Light mouthfeel and very easy to drink. Very solid overall and could definitely see this being a regular in my fridge if available to me.

FanofHefe, Mar 23, 2013
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3/5  rDev -11%

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2.75/5  rDev -18.4%

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3.25/5  rDev -3.6%

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Alamo Golden Ale from Alamo Beer Co.
77 out of 100 based on 159 ratings.