Pick Axe Blonde Ale | Keweenaw Brewing Company

Pick Axe Blonde AlePick Axe Blonde Ale
BA SCORE
23.2%
Liked This Beer
3.28 w/ 151 ratings
Pick Axe Blonde AlePick Axe Blonde Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Keweenaw Brewing Company
Michigan, United States
keweenawbrewing.com

Style: American Blonde Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.70%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
The lightest in our family of ales, a true single malt. Refreshing to taste, gorgeous to look at and a great introduction to the extraordinary world of craft-brewed Michigan beers. This light golden ale comes with a distinctive malt flavor and just a kiss of hops.

Added by TastyTaste on 02-16-2005

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#42,118
Reviews:
58
Ratings:
151
Liked:
35
Avg:
3.28/5
pDev:
17.99%
Alströms:
0
 
 
Wants:
2
Gots:
21
Trade:
0
User Ratings & Reviews
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Ratings: 151 |  Reviews: 58
Photo of BrewNoob1
3.56/5  rDev +8.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of dd53grif
3.5/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Viperman1316
3.75/5  rDev +14.3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of kdivers
3.5/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of blissfulNemo
3.12/5  rDev -4.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 3.25

Photo of jsprain1
3.19/5  rDev -2.7%
look: 3 | smell: 2.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.25

Photo of mothman
2.06/5  rDev -37.2%
look: 3 | smell: 2 | taste: 2 | feel: 2 | overall: 2

White head. Clear golden color.

This beer has little to no flavor. Everything is light. Light bready malts. Light earthy hops. It is basically like drinking water. Off putting aftertaste as well. Hard pass.

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Photo of Botulizard
3/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of lupercmda
3.49/5  rDev +6.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Photo of entenduintransit
3.52/5  rDev +7.3%
look: 4.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of HopHeadKurt
3.31/5  rDev +0.9%
look: 4 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

My wife ordered this but I tried it as well. Very clean light tasting beer to satisfy your thirst in summer.

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Photo of ta_hagen
4.18/5  rDev +27.4%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of TinyRicks
5/5  rDev +52.4%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

This is easily in my top 5 favorite beers. This shit is a great blonde ale that hits all the right marks. It's like a little ninja of ass kicking taste bud refreshment. Crack open one of the these babies after a long day and life just feels so right.

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Photo of Natter25
5/5  rDev +52.4%
look: 5 | smell: 5 | taste: 5 | feel: 5 | overall: 5

Very smooth and light.

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Photo of stevoj
3.13/5  rDev -4.6%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

On tap at the brewery. Smooth, light and mildly sweet. Slick mouth feel, tastes strongly of honey. Light golden with sweet finish. Right on target for a golden ale.

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Photo of thebeerman25
3.29/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 2.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 4 | feel: 1 | overall: 3.5

appearance-no idea drank from the can

smell-smells like beer. no hops. smells sweet

taste-to me it tastes very similar to budweiser but it doesnt have that bitter aftertaste. quite smooth

feel-smooth and watery

overall-overall i think its good but id rather drink budweiser. its cheaper and it tastes relatively the same. but its a good beer for the people who just cant touch budweiser because they hate ab-inbev or other BMC beers

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Photo of csv
3.75/5  rDev +14.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of amishbooze
3.5/5  rDev +6.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Ozzylizard
3.15/5  rDev -4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Undated can at 42 degrees into a shaker
$ 1.69/12 oz can at the Lager Mill
Aroma so weak as to be unnoticeable
Head average (three cm, aggressive pour), white, frothy, rapidly diminishing to two mm ring and layer
Body light yellow, clear
Flavor starts slightly sweet with a hint of malt; no hops, no alcohol, no diacetyl – in fact, barely any flavor past slightly sweet water
Palate light, watery, soft carbonation

Appearance 3.75, Aroma 3, Flavor 3, Palate 3.5, Overall 3.25

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Photo of Mambajahamba
3.18/5  rDev -3%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of bplabernie
3/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of LXIXME
2.61/5  rDev -20.4%
look: 3 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 2.5 | feel: 2.75 | overall: 2.75

Photo of MonkeyPilates
3/5  rDev -8.5%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of robebo44
3.25/5  rDev -0.9%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of 98green
2.29/5  rDev -30.2%
look: 2.5 | smell: 2.25 | taste: 2.25 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 2.25

Not a fan. All I get is adjunct.

I don't tend to rate a basic blonde very high in any event, but this one was not good at all in my opinion. I will not be seeking a 2nd one

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Pick Axe Blonde Ale from Keweenaw Brewing Company
Beer rating: 23.2% out of 100 with 151 ratings
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