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Bling Golden Ale | Pizza Port Solana Beach

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Pizza Port Solana Beach
California, United States
pizzaport.com

Style: American Blonde Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Rotating

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Added by womencantsail on 01-26-2011

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Reviews:
2
Ratings:
4
pDev:
6.27%
Bros Score:
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Photo of womencantsail
3.38/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

On-tap at Pizza Port Ocean Beach

A: The beer pours a golden straw color with a finger of white head.

S: Smells like a pretty typical blonde ale. Lots of corn and some sweet grain, malt, and bread. Not really any hop aroma, maybe some floral notes. A bit of toffee and that's all, folks.

T: It's pretty sweet with the corn taking the lead again. There is a bit of bread and maybe even some actual malt flavor. A bit of lemon zest, grass, and straw from the hops is in there, too.

M: Light to medium on the palate with a moderate carbonation.

D: Pretty much what you expect from a blonde ale: meh.

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Photo of olafphysics
3.5/5  rDev +4.5%

Photo of t0rin0
3/5  rDev -10.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Sampled 2/6/2011 at the brewpub.

Pours yellow, slightly hazy, low white head, not much in the way of lacing or retention.

Aroma is corn, more corn, some lemon, and a touch of malt.

Flavor is a very heavy on the corn and aside from a little malt, lemon, and a healthy dose of bitterness that is about all. I think I detect a splash of grassy hops but the corn is overpowering.

Body is a little too heavy and not all that drinkable.

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Photo of GraduatedCashew
3.5/5  rDev +4.5%

Bling Golden Ale from Pizza Port Solana Beach
Beer rating: 3.35 out of 5 with 4 ratings
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