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Dirty Blonde - Adirondack Pub & Brewery

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Ratings: 96
Reviews: 19
rAvg: 3.52
pDev: 13.64%
Wants: 3
Gots: 11 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Adirondack Pub & Brewery visit their website
New York, United States

Style | ABV
American Pale Wheat Ale |  4.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes & Commercial Description:
Beer added by: cosmicevan on 11-22-2010

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Ratings: 96 | Reviews: 19
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A: A clear yellow orange color, with almost no head at all at the top, and barely any lacing as well.

S: The citrus and wheat are present up front but nothing very potent, nice hop note as well on the tail end.

T: Nice mixture of wheat and citrus, hops are present, almost just like the nose.

M: Light - Medium bodied and a good amount of carbonation.

O: Not a bad beer, but I would be fine with not having another for a while.

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A: Poured from the bottle into a Weizen glass. Body is clear golden-yellow with a 2-finger whitish head. Large bubbles rise from the bottom of the glass, painting a nice picture as the head settles slowly, leaving behind some decent rings of lacing.

S: Not a strong nose - some wheat, bready malt and a touch of citrusy (I'm getting orange peel) hops.

T: Some sweet malt undertones (a tad bit fruity), then it finishes up with a combination of wheat twanginess and lemony bitterness. Also a touch of grassy hops.

M: Light in heft, active carbonation provides a sharp experience.

O: Solid stuff - a good summer drinker.

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Dirty Blonde from Adirondack Pub & Brewery
80 out of 100 based on 96 ratings.