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RATINGS: 65   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.73   IBU: 16   EST. CALORIES: 177   ABV: 5.9%
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Balanced layers of flavor. The crisp and clean finish of Blues’ Golden Ale makes it the perfect complement to any meal. 16 Mile names this golden ale for The Delaware Blues who fought in almost every battle of the Revolutionary War. Also pictured on our label, a monument in their honor is located Outside of Legislative Hall in Dover, Delaware.

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
Cakes (383) - New Bloomfield, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 3, 2011
Sampled at the Selinsgrove Brew Fest on tap. Light lemon and grains in the flavor with a bit of lemony bitterness.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
scarletfire65 (1043) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 3, 2015
Bottle at home. Deep golden pour with a chunky white head. Lots of lacing. Aroma of doughy malts and sweet floral. Light bodied, clean, almost imperceptible hopping, some sweet tropical fruit nuances - pineapple. Clean finish. No complexity.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
callmemickey (3250) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 27, 2014
Lightly hazy golden colored body, thin off-white head, sparse lacing. Lightly sweet stonefruits, biscuity malts, and crackers. Soft florals and a touch of citrus. Medium to light bodied with moderate carbonation. Semi-sweet throughout. Rounded finish.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Beerathon (1416) - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 12, 2014
A nicely balanced blonde ale with subtle hop character to go along with a semi sweet malt bill. Finishes with a corn like sweetness.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bulk_Carrier (2436) - Temporarily, Pennsylvania, USA - JUN 18, 2014
Reviewed from notes. This was poured into a pint glass (bar pour) back in a Delaware seafood joint. The appearance was a decent looking hazy yellow to somewhat golden color with a light transparency allowing some carbonation to be seen rising. There was a thin white head that barely allowed any lacing once it started to die. The smell had some toasty sort of sweet corn notes. It seemed slightly grassy and herbal. The taste was basically the same. On the palate, this one sat fairly light and sessionable. Overall, I had a couple of these and ended up having it with some fried oysters and that went extremely well.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Bricks (675) - Delaware, USA - MAY 23, 2014
Very clear golden color, fizzy white head. Smells of simple straw. Malty simple taste, with a hint of apple?

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
Tstamba (386) - Maryland, USA - MAY 10, 2014
Taster at brewery. For the masses... Pale yellow pour mild aroma and palate ... Good for a day on the beach... ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
coldbrewky (1477) - Hippetown East, New York, USA - FEB 21, 2014
On tap at the Dutch with some fantastic chili. Some apples and light pears In the moderate body. Average tan head . Sturdy body from start to finish. Moving along.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
BrewBoxer (2332) - New York, New York, USA - FEB 10, 2014
Bottle. Pours a yellow golden color with nice honey crisp flavor. Taste is bready with some banana. Interesting flavor but nothing special

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
jefcon (1451) - Arlington, Virginia, USA - SEP 27, 2013
Straw aromas, bright golden hops, and some funky malt. Accordingly, the front end of this beer is fruity and hoppy, but the finish is drying and off. Slight minerality, pepper.

   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
jenkenk (3) - - SEP 20, 2013 does not count
Average to below. More like a beer than an ale. Golden color, not very flavorful. Wouldn’t buy again.

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