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Isotopes AAA Blonde | Sierra Blanca Brewing Company (Rio Grande)

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Isotopes AAA BlondeIsotopes AAA Blonde

Brewed by:
Sierra Blanca Brewing Company (Rio Grande)
New Mexico, United States

Style: American Blonde Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by rhoadsrage on 04-22-2009

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Reviews: 6 | Ratings: 15
Reviews by atomicbeer:
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3.3/5  rDev -2.1%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Pours an old gold with a two finger white head. Carbonation bubbles evident. A very sweet aroma like strawberry candy. Sweet malt flavor. A refreshing ballgame beer that is sold at the Albuquerque Isotopes ballpark and can be purchased retail. Easy to put down a few over 9 innings.

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Photo of rhoadsrage
3.1/5  rDev -8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Isotopes Triple "A" Blonde

(Served in an American pint glass)

A- This beer has a very slight hazy to the dark orange hue body with a thin lacy white foam that are supported by a few random large bubbles of carbonation. There are a few tiny brown bits floating around in the glass aswell.

S- This beer has a clean flavor with a soft green pine note.

T- The light pale malt flavor has a slight iced tea flavor with a light tangy at the finish that has a hop quality to it. The after taste is a light corn and sulfur note that lingers for only a second.

M- This beer has a medium-light mouthfeel with a soft fizz coming through when it warms.

D-This beer doesn't have any off flavors but it is pretty light with not many flavors at all. It gets a little drab but might hit the spot if you are at a summer baseball game in the New Mexico heat.

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Photo of LXIXME
3.53/5  rDev +4.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

Medium sized white head falls into a very thin lacing on a clear honey golden colored beer.

Light honey and caramel malt aroma.

A light caramel malt with hints of some sweet honey with just a a hops taste, a light bodied and tasting beer but in a very good way, I think I could kill at least 6 of these at a Isotopes game.

A very light caramel hint to the aftertaste that was wet nor dry, just slightly there.

If you are looking for a easy drinking beer with some good subdued tastes, try this.

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Photo of ackbar556
1.86/5  rDev -44.8%
look: 2.25 | smell: 1.75 | taste: 1.75 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

Photo of Determined_021
3.24/5  rDev -3.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Qdaddy76
3.5/5  rDev +3.9%

Photo of thereal_adam
2.5/5  rDev -25.8%

Photo of Beermazter310
2.5/5  rDev -25.8%

Photo of ZenAgnostic
3.72/5  rDev +10.4%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

Appearance - Clear straw body. Thin white lace.

Smell - Honey water. Emphasis on the water.

Taste - Honey water with lots of glassiness and some astringency. Finishes with a strange sweetness, as if it uses artificial sweetener. Sweetness ends somewhat abruptly, does not linger on the tongue.

Mouthfeel - Light and refreshing. Good light feel.

Overall Drinkability - Decent beer. Worth a try.

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Photo of buckyp
3/5  rDev -11%

Photo of BeardedBoffin
3.17/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 3 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3

The beer pours a golden, trending toward dark yellow, color. Very little foam rests above, but what was there was tenacious. The aroma of the beer is a mixture of grainy pale malts, green apple, and a hint of honey. Sweet upfront, as the grain takes over, but it dissipates as it moves toward the end, finishing with a whimper. A sweet residue lingers on the on the palate. The carbonation in the beer in just fine and feels fine slithering along. An average blonde ale.

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Photo of puck1225
3.92/5  rDev +16.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured from a bottle into a pint, golden yellow. Beautiful head and lacing. Very fragrant and floral smell. Crisp feel and taste. Sweet, light with a little lemon. Very enjoyable!

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Photo of shigg85
3.5/5  rDev +3.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of brewqueno
3/5  rDev -11%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Agriverbear
4/5  rDev +18.7%

Isotopes AAA Blonde from Sierra Blanca Brewing Company (Rio Grande)
3.37 out of 5 based on 15 ratings.
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