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True Blonde Ale - Ska Brewing Co.

True Blonde AleTrue Blonde Ale

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BA SCORE
76
okay

326 Ratings
THE BROS
63
poor

(view ratings)
Ratings: 326
Reviews: 155
rAvg: 3.33
pDev: 14.71%


Brewed by:
Ska Brewing Co. visit their website
Colorado, United States

Style | ABV
American Blonde Ale |  5.30% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: BeerAdvocate on 03-17-2002)
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wmtxbb

Illinois

3.4/5  rDev +2.1%
look: 2.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Can poured into pint glass

Appearance: thin lacing sitting on top of a blond/yellow brew.

Smell: thick wheat scent, crunchy, citrus, and grainy.

Taste: Non-existant hop flavor, strong wheat profile with no discernable alcohol flavor.

Needs more spice, possibly from hops. All other flavors in accordance with the style.

Serving type: can

03-25-2011 21:58:46 | More by wmtxbb
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Smell - lemon, some banana and orange peel.
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True Blonde Ale from Ska Brewing Co.
76 out of 100 based on 326 ratings.