Walden | Hill Farmstead Brewery

BA SCORE
95.7%
Liked This Beer
4.23 w/ 492 Ratings
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Hill Farmstead Brewery
Vermont, United States
hillfarmstead.com

Style: American Blonde Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.00%

Availability: Summer

Notes / Commercial Description:
A sessionable pale/blonde ale brewed with our good friend John Kimmich from The Alchemist. <4% ABV. Hopped with Motueka, Amarillo, and Simcoe.

40 IBU

Added by rudzud on 07-21-2012

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#1,072
Reviews:
60
Ratings:
492
Liked:
471
Avg:
4.23/5
pDev:
6.86%
Alströms:
-
 
 
Wants:
56
Gots:
11
Trade:
0
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look: 3.75 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 4.25

750ml growler courtesy Ruth..Thanks!

Pours hazy straw with a thin head of white. Retention is short-lived with a few wisps on the surface for the duration and some errant dots of lacing.

Aromatics lead off with tropical hops and pine dew. Pears with hints of cut grass and forest floor.

Light bodied with a crispish mouthfeel. A bit thinnish.

Piney, fruity hops start the palate with minimal bitterness and zero malt. Shades of honey-drizzled biscuits with spruce-dewed peaches and pears follow through.

Finishes dry with lingering hops and what seems to be zero alcohol.

Very tasty session ale, but I prefer the hopping in Nelson more.

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Walden from Hill Farmstead Brewery
Beer rating: 95.7% out of 100 with 492 ratings
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