Leffe Blonde | Abbaye de Leffe S.A.

Leffe BlondeLeffe Blonde
BA SCORE
41.7%
Liked This Beer
3.56 w/ 3,921 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Abbaye de Leffe S.A.
Belgium
abbaye-de-leffe.be

Style: Belgian Pale Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 6.60%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by BeerAdvocate on 11-21-2001

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#38,623
Reviews:
1,389
Ratings:
3,921
Liked:
1,634
Avg:
3.56/5
pDev:
15.73%
Alströms:
2.81
 
 
Wants:
83
Gots:
1,030
Trade:
0
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Ratings: 3,921 |  Reviews: 1,389
Photo of ElGallo
4/5  rDev +12.4%

Photo of stevoj
3/5  rDev -15.7%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Against the other Belgians, not much to offer. Against American macro brews, it’s pretty good. For the style, average at best....but a good gateway Belgian for those not used to the Belgian yeast

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Photo of BierStein711
3.88/5  rDev +9%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 5 | overall: 3.5

Bottle poured into chalice.

This Belgian Ale is somewhat of a paradox. This is a abbey style beer, but it is brewed by InBev. I was pleasantly surprised.

The mouthfeel was light and refreshing. It was almost fluffy.

The aroma was that of other Belgian Pale Ales.

The taste was fruity, a little hop, and finally a slight subdued malt.

The carbonation was not over top, neither was it non-existent.

This is a beer that I would have again if offered, yet I don't know if I will have it again soon. Go ahead and give this a try.

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Photo of ej285701
3/5  rDev -15.7%

Photo of spinrsx
3.53/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

On Tap

Appearance - Clear yellow colour with a large size frothy and fizzy white coloured head. There is an average amount of carbonation showing and there is some fair lacing on the sides of the glass. The head lasted for5 minutes before it was gone.

Smell - Banana, cloves, corn syrup

Taste & Mouth - The beer has an above average amount carbonation and most of the flavour consists of bananas, breads/grains, cloves, and a corn syrup sweetness. It ends with a yeasty banana flavour.

Overall - You could do far worse than this beer. It has a nice balanced taste and it goes well with meals. It would work well as a gateway beer to get others into craft I'm sure.

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Leffe Blonde from Abbaye de Leffe S.A.
Beer rating: 41.7% out of 100 with 3,921 ratings
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