Dismiss Notice
Get FREE shipping on all US orders of $25 or more from the BeerAdvocate Store.

No promo code required. Offer valid through 4/30.

Ready to gear up? Start shopping →

Rahr's Blonde | Rahr & Sons Brewing Company

YOUR RATING = None |
BA SCORE
82
good
14 Reviews
THE BROS
-
no score
Send samples
BEER STATS
Reviews:
14
Ratings:
149
Avg:
3.53
pDev:
55.24%
 
 
Wants:
2
Gots:
46
For Trade:
0
Rahr's BlondeRahr's Blonde
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Rahr & Sons Brewing Company
Texas, United States | website

Style: Munich Helles Lager

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.00%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
Rahr's Blonde Lager was the first beer to come out of Rahr & Sons Brewing Company. It is a medium-bodied traditional Munich-style Helles Lager that features a rounded maltiness without being too heavy. And like every proud Texan, it has a good head, is pleasant – but not overly sweet. Have some fun with a blonde today!

Added by vickersspitfire on 10-01-2011

User Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
first ← prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | nextlast
Reviews: 14 | Ratings: 149
Reviews by ranger7:
Photo of ranger7
3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

More User Reviews:
Photo of melodicnoise
3/5  rDev -15%

Photo of InfernoBoss
3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

Photo of Jackp_43
3.25/5  rDev -7.9%

Photo of javlin624
3.25/5  rDev -7.9%

Photo of pastramionrye7
2.75/5  rDev -22.1%

Photo of dgrauwiler
1/5  rDev -71.7%

Photo of zimm421
3/5  rDev -15%

Photo of mikefuski17
2.5/5  rDev -29.2%

Photo of Dwtucker90
3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

Photo of Jacobus79
3.16/5  rDev -10.5%

Photo of dumptruck81
3/5  rDev -15%

Photo of ejfreed
3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

Photo of ByMySword
3/5  rDev -15%

Photo of DennisBryant
3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

Photo of bmurray10
3.25/5  rDev -7.9%

Photo of EagleTalon
3.5/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Pours out to a thin white head and minimal lacing. Medium gold and crystal clear. Aroma is very weak but clean with nice pale malts and slight grassy hops. Flavor is light and balanced with grainy pale malts, noble hops and clean, acidic bitterness with a spicy, dry finish. Mouthfeel is light but not fizzy or overly watery. Overall a solid Helles.

Update: I noticed that the on-tap reviews are coming in much higher than the bottles. I hope to review the on-tap version soon.

 478 characters

Photo of rwb11
3.5/5  rDev -0.8%

Photo of johnnyb4
2.75/5  rDev -22.1%

Photo of Sazz9
2.5/5  rDev -29.2%

Photo of buzzed
3.25/5  rDev -7.9%

Photo of vickersspitfire
4.32/5  rDev +22.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4.5

Rahr’s Blonde
Poured out with a nice thick white and fluffy head and is very bubbly. Its body is a nice dark golden blonde and is pretty hazy with some mild carbonation. Its aroma is very citrusy; smells of orange, lemon and peach come through along with some wheat. This beer has some very good lacing! Its light and semi crisp on the tongue with an overall grainy flavor to it. There are some tart flavors when it hits the corners of your mouth and a slight malty aftertaste. Overall, this beer is very tasty, I look forwarding to drinking this one again.

 560 characters

Photo of Hopmodium
3/5  rDev -15%

Photo of Westyn
3/5  rDev -15%

Photo of gtermi
3/5  rDev -15%

first ← prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | nextlast
Rahr's Blonde from Rahr & Sons Brewing Company
82 out of 100 based on 14 ratings.