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Drake's Blonde Ale | Drake's Brewing Co.

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3.59/5
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64 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Drake's Brewing Co.
California, United States
drinkdrakes.com

Style: Kölsch

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.80%

Availability: Year-round

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Added by BeerManDan on 02-18-2003

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#35,412
Reviews:
24
Ratings:
64
pDev:
10.86%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
4
Gots:
10
Trade:
0
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Ratings: 64 |  Reviews: 24
Photo of jasadewi
3.54/5  rDev -1.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

A: Light yellow with a white head.
S: Fresh grainy smell, slightly sweet on the nose.
T: Well-balanced, slightly grainy sweet Kolsch taste.
M: Medium bodied and slick, leaves an aftertaste.
O: Overall, a decent Kolsch worth trying if you enjoy the style.

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Photo of bobbyhands
3.92/5  rDev +9.2%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Thebeerman82
4/5  rDev +11.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Bali_hi
4.55/5  rDev +26.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.75 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Keg of blonde ale drank.

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Photo of ronricorossi
3.89/5  rDev +8.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of CJNAPS
3.24/5  rDev -9.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of nathanmiller
4/5  rDev +11.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of westcoastbeerlvr
2.91/5  rDev -18.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3

Photo of pgregoryCA
3.5/5  rDev -2.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Lucnifter
4.25/5  rDev +18.4%

Photo of BabaBeer
3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

Photo of wethorseblanket
3.55/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of samtrillo
3.27/5  rDev -8.9%

Photo of Robloc303
3/5  rDev -16.4%

Photo of Brandonry
4/5  rDev +11.4%

Photo of zestar
3.25/5  rDev -9.5%

Photo of Dogtazer
3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

Photo of rowbow
3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

Photo of NRo
3.75/5  rDev +4.5%

Photo of Joe_Mahma
4/5  rDev +11.4%

Photo of UCLABrewN84
3.65/5  rDev +1.7%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

On tap for the 2014 Los Angeles Vegan Beer Festival held in West Hollywood, CA.

Pours a hazy light yellow with a foamy off-white head that settles to a small cap on top of the beer. Foamy patches of lace form around the glass on the drink down. Smell is of malt, grain, and grass aromas. Taste is much the same with sweet grain and grass flavors on the finish. There is a mild amount of hop bitterness on the palate with each sip. This beer has a lower level of carbonation with a slightly crisp mouthfeel. Overall, this is a pretty good beer that is tasty, but has a much better smell in my opinion.

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4/5  rDev +11.4%

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3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

Photo of MrGone
3.5/5  rDev -2.5%

Photo of rudedude985
4.25/5  rDev +18.4%

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Drake's Blonde Ale from Drake's Brewing Co.
Beer rating: 3.59 out of 5 with 64 ratings
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