Knockout Blonde | Lawson's Finest Liquids

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Lawson's Finest Liquids
Vermont, United States
lawsonsfinest.com

Style: American Blonde Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.10%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
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Added by kingcrowing on 11-12-2009

BEER STATS
Ratings:
224
Reviews:
53
Avg:
4.06
pDev:
9.36%
 
 
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45
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4/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.28/5  rDev +5.4%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.25

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3.91/5  rDev -3.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4.43/5  rDev +9.1%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of pagesofphotographs
4.04/5  rDev -0.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Ri0
3.85/5  rDev -5.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Poured 22oz bottle into snifter. Clear and yellow with a soft white 2 finger head and spotty lacing on my glass. Aroma is very green and leafy with some light bready malt and yeast. Flavor is hoppy with a green taste (almost like a wet hopped beer) with some leafiness and grassiness. The malts are light and there is a touch of yeast to round it off. Very light feel and lower ABV that makes it ideal for warm weather. Well hopped and flavorful.

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Photo of hockeypuck
4/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of DaPan
4.81/5  rDev +18.5%
look: 4.75 | smell: 5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.75

Photo of IvoryFoxhole
4.13/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

22 oz. bottle purchased at Lawson's 8th Anniversary Sale and poured into Lawson's tulip glass.

L: 2F+ head with decent retention, lots of lacing and a good ring/cap. Beer is a very hazy copper.

S: Light malts, yeastiness, wheat. Light citrus and pine on finish.

T: Light wheat and malt up front, light grapefruit and pine. Yeasty. Crisp and bitter finish (hello, Centennial hops)

F: Light to medium body, medium carbonation, which helps with crisp finish and doesn't prolong bitterness. The bitterness and carbonation keep you from pounding this one quickly. Well constructed.

O: Not my favorite style, but as good as a rendition of it as I have tried. Always worth trying new things.

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4.38/5  rDev +7.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4.25

Photo of Hopheadhiker
4.13/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of jhavs
4.42/5  rDev +8.9%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

On tap, 12oz. pour. Then later at the Lawson's Anniversary event.

Look: Clean straw color, pure white head, foamy, settles to ring around the glass. Lots of stick lacing.

Smell: Get the crisp citrus hops up front, lemon zest, and a bit of pine. A bid of breadiness.

Taste: A nice smooth full flavored brew. Full of crisp hoppy flavor with a balancing sweet malt backbone. Touch of honey, touch of yeasty dough.

Feel: Moderate level of carbonation, medium body, smooth and easy to drink.

Overall: A tasty light brew, great flavor full flavor for the ABV.

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4.23/5  rDev +4.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

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4.03/5  rDev -0.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.58/5  rDev +12.8%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.5

Photo of benzalman
3.75/5  rDev -7.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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4.06/5  rDev 0%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

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4.11/5  rDev +1.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Photo of founddrama
3.89/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 4

Solid. Not as bitter as the label would lead you to believe. But that's fine by me.

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4/5  rDev -1.5%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

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4.56/5  rDev +12.3%

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4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

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5/5  rDev +23.2%

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3.5/5  rDev -13.8%

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3.5/5  rDev -13.8%

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Knockout Blonde from Lawson's Finest Liquids
4.06 out of 5 based on 224 ratings.
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